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Roly's Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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Roly's Bistro opened in Dublin in November 1992 and quickly became one of the city's busiest and best loved restaurants. Its reasonably-priced menu and wine list together with a casual, light-hearted atmosphere made it an instant hit with everybody from romantic couples to families, from business executives to local and visiting celebrities. Today, a team of 27 chefs serve freshly-cooked food to over three thousand people a week without compromising on quality and standards. Fresh heated bread is baked daily in the bakery.
US$6 - US$48
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
French, Irish, European
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

Lunch was great very tasty and good value. Location is also good if you are attending an event at the RDS and want to pick up a nice sandwich. The staff were very helpful, Gabriel was friendly and patient with our large group. Will most...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BLuke_17
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been going there for years an up until last October we had always very positive experiences Last week again very disapponted We went for an early bird as we had to go to a show We weren't given the early bird menu and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michele C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a delicious dinner using a Pigsback Voucher. Our main course of beef was absolutely delicious 😋 with the added benefit of getting extra vegetables & gratin potatoes free of charge. My only gripe was that my goats cheese starter had very little 🐐...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JacintaEgan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had business nearby and stopped for lunch at Roly's Bistro. My wife had the salad bar and it was exquisite and well stocked, well prepared and a great selection. From the menu we had the pulled pork sandwich and the soup of the day. Quick...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tom d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lately Ive been few times ar Roly's for lunch, and it was a good surprise. The luncu menu is tasty, good value for money, good options. But the overall atmosphere was extremely great. From the person welcoming us at the entrance, Mario, to all the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paulles_B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent as usual , can never go wrong. Excellent food , excellent service and friendly staff . Highly recommended

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KFBrennan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I regularly go to Roly's as I live in the area. The food is fresh and very tasty. It can be busy at Lunch but the staff are very helpful and fast. The hot chicken sandwich is one of my favorite sandwiches in Dublin, I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended Rolys on New Years Eve. To start, we realised that the menu on their website is not the menu that is currently on offer so planning want my young son was going to have was a problem. The staff were very helpful when...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank brianflavin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very average Xmas lunch here last week. No choice just Xmas 3 course or nothing so we had to go with it. Turkey and ham came minus the ham and when we queried it we were told it's just called that but you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank darbiedi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have dined in Rolys many times over the years but after a gap of a couple of years, tonight we found it very over priced for just ok food. Worse than that the bill was wrong and was challenged twice before it dropped by around...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from X1291BJphilipl | Reviewed this property |
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Response from 407timc | Reviewed this property |
Some restaurants do this and staff don't get much of a say in the practice. Not many people are aware however that the service charge is discretionary and you do not have to pay it. In the past I have asked for it to be... More
21 August 2017|
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I don't see why not.
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