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The Big Blue Bus

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11/12 Richmond Street | The Bernard Shaw, portobello, Dublin, Ireland
+353 85 165 8406
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
2 days ago
“Afternoon delight”
2 weeks ago
“Very good experience”
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Pizza, European
11/12 Richmond Street | The Bernard Shaw, portobello, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to unwind and relax after a long day. Relaxed atmosphere surrounded by artisan crafters and live music.

Thank Grant G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is very friendly, pizzas are very good. It was a very very busy evening for them this Saturday night, full of drunk and starving people, but still smiley, fixed the little problem we had with the wrong pizza, offered saulces as apologies, and...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 May 2018

went here for lunch today (friday 04/05/2018) to say it was disappointing was an understatement. We waited a good 40 mins for the pizza to come out and when the pizza did eventually come out we asked for boxes as we were late getting back...More

Thank shanejenko
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Caught the bus across the street and it toured us all day visiting some marvelous Sights. Example the largest park in Ireland, The Jain our most memorable. , St Paul Cathedral. Much cheaper than a cab. We got our ticket for 3 day city busses...More

Thank RonL511
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Arguably the coolest spot to be on a rainy or summers day, especially if the Dublin Flea is on. Unique atmosphere, friendly service, delicious food, and a huge range of drinks options to wash it all down.

Thank Sorcha K
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

It's worth noting that this particular bus is not run by Dublin Bus. You can tell because it works. 3 busses failed to turn up on my way in and I was waiting half an hour for one to turn up. I thought I'd had...More

Thank emmmceee
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Having just got arrived in Dublin, after living in Italy, I was hesitant to order a pizza, knowing it couldn't compare. Well! it wasn't as good as Italy pizza (because nothing can be) but it does a pretty good job, and offers great innovative pizzas....More

Thank Jacinta F
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We got on the bus after getting off our cruise to see the sites of Dubai. You are taken across town on a bus to a shopping mall where you get on the bus of your choice, each has its own cost and colour code....More

Thank morganleigh
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Brought the kids here today for the novelty of having pizza on the bus. We knew it would be fun but I forgot how nice the pizzas are! My vegan pizza was delicious, I thought I'd miss the cheese but it was so tasty. The...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This a hidden spot in a bar/restaurant backyard. When you arruve you can get deinks in the bar and move to the Blue Bus Area. There you can have delicious pizza (I tried the Molly Malone and the Pick a Pear - both amazing) in...More

Thank PriscilaGM
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
14:00 - 00:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 00:30
14:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11/12 Richmond Street | The Bernard Shaw, portobello, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 85 165 8406
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