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Banyi Japanese Dining

#251 of 2,140 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
3-4 Bedford Row | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 675 0669
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3-4 Bedford Row | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came on a Sunday for lunch during our stay in Dublin. I ordered the chicken katsu curry and my wife had sushi and we enjoyed it so much we returned again the following day for lunch. What a contrast. We both ordered the lunch...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank A1272TRpaulg
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Family lunch, Sunday afternoon. We received a warm welcome, staff are very pleasant. My initial impression was that it's a bit shabby, but the dining room is fine and seating comfortable. Decor, again, is a bit shabby but you could say it has a certain...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Johnm1922
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I’m never one to write a bad review but I feel obligated this time. My husband had the ramen and said it was absolutely terrible, the broth had no flavor, the noodles were spaghetti noodles, and the meat was just awful. He’s never one to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cristinacapron
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I’m actually eating a second lunch as I’m writing this because our first choice was Banyi and the food was so terrible. We got their lunch bento, a few orders of nigiri, and mix tempura. First of all the tempura breaded in vast amounts of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Miso soup is my fav! Best sushi. Because of you I love sushi. For dessert please try lava cake. It was perfectly done. Grats!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DayTrip703732
Reviewed 25 August 2018

If you like Japanese cuisine, then you will not be disappointed at Banyi. The restaurant is located off of the Temple Bar area and have wide variety of Japanese food to choose from. The portions are VERY generous as well so keep that in mind...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank yvr2010-06
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This is a great Japanese Restaurant near Fleet Street. If you love good authentic Japanese food, then you will not be disappointed here. The sushi/sashimi is really good and fresh with some creative dishes, the noodle bowls are awesome and very large, they have teriyaki...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kathrynkylee
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this little restaurant which satisfied our sushi craving. Tasty miso soup, refreshing sashimi and spot on maki rolls with seaweed on the side. No complaints from us!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The spicy tuna sushi was well prepared and very good. The ramen noodle dish was authentic and tasty. The staff were friendly and courteous.

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed 7 August 2018

After the dinner I and my friends got sick for a week - probably the fish was off (the hygene of the kitchen didn't look that great to me). After a week the nightmare has started. I got a parassite that made me lose 20...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank dclorenzo89
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$45
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-4 Bedford Row | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 675 0669
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Banyi Japanese Dining is a hidden gem. A warm and traditional Japanese decor and welcoming staff await for you in Temple Bar. Be amazed by our wonderful dishes which will entertain both your taste buds and eyes. Our menus are a meticulous selection of the best Japanese dishes, all homemade from the freshest ingredients by our highly experienced Headchef and staff.
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