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Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud

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The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 676 4192
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“petit fours” (70 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (60 reviews)
“blue lobster” (21 reviews)
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19:00 - 22:15 Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Superb food and service on the highest level! Everything was perfect! Amouse bouche was a good entrée in the 8 course menue. We are definitely coming back in one of Dublin‘s best restaurants.

Thank MarkusKl
Reviewed 2 days ago

We recently enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud. We had the four course meal with the wine paring, and loved every step. Each dish was a great taste experience - expertly crafted and artistically plated. The wine pairings were perfect, and the server...More

Thank Krobien
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited for lunch and we had 3 course A La Carte menu We had the following: • Croquettes of sucking pig, fried quail egg, foie gras, pancetta. Red pepper mostardo • Castletownbere King Scallops, kohlrabi, leek, iberico ham • Celtic Sea Black Sole, herb farci,...More

Thank Eva G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came here last year when we were in a Dublin and enjoyed it so much that we had to go there again as we had to return Dublin this year to attend a wedding. We were a little apprehensive as we had such fond...More

Thank waynegm54
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply a flawless lunch. Excellent food and friendly service. It seemed all so effortless! I was really impressed!

Thank JoannaBaker0702
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was held up at work, a shabby late arrival to the stunning arena. The main eating area was bright, colourful with beautiful high ceilings. There was lovely art throughout. This was not 'stuffy' or pretensious. It was truely relaxed fine dining. The ambience of...More

1  Thank JohnnyMary16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was spectacular and well deserving it’s Michelin status. We were all very impressed. Be prepared to spend on wines, while fantastic, very pricey.

1  Thank SnAnS
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was matched by the service all round a lovely experince. The wine list was very impressive with some jaw dropping prices but there were also some reasonably priced wines.

Thank Andrewb739
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not one for negative reviews, however in this case i will make an exception. when the front of house asks if everything is ok, and you reply your chef should have rested the meat, large pool of blood on the plate. we said...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't want to completely blow the budget on a dinner but thought the choice of 60 euros for a 3 course lunch menu or 50 euros for 2 courses in a 2 Michelin starred restaurant not completely over the top. We opted for the...More

Thank Yvonne U
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6 March 2018|
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Response from Antony T | Reviewed this property |
You can assume it will be expensive - probably similar to the cost of the food.
27 December 2017|
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Response from Joan L | Reviewed this property |
It's always better to go to a nice place on your own than NOT go there, so yes, do it.
Chris B
21 February 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I´ve only dined at the restaurant once, and then I saw people with everything from suits to denim. It´s fine dining so I will not recommend jeans, but if you must then at least wear dark ones and a shirt. Enjoy your visit :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:15
12:30 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:15
12:30 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:15
12:30 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:15
19:00 - 22:15
13:00 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 676 4192
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