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Al Boschetto Restaurant

#504 of 2,085 Restaurants in Dublin}
€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza, European
2 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
+353 1 667 3784
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“tagliolini” (3 reviews)
“profiteroles” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good italian restaurant.service food good.dont take window table as its cool on a cold night.staff were friendly and helpful with good service.

Thank j0hnf15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our table was booked for 2.30pm and we arrived slightly early at about 2.20pm. We were shown to our table and given menus straight away. Waiter came fairly quickly and took our drinks and food order. All good so far. Food arrived very quickly and...More

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite booking a table montgs in advance we had to wait 30 mins on our table.. no problems and understand as its rugby weekend. Service was good, staff attentive and food was grand, wine a bit pricey at €30 a bottle. When i went to...More

Thank Harveyoscar47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My dad, my sister and myself came here for a quick bite before the Ireland and South Africa rugby game in the Aviva. We had booked it but were slightly late due to transport being mobbed. When we arrived we were seated immediately and assured...More

1  Thank Fluffybunny1973
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Nice pizza and a cold beer for €20 was okay. Have been before and would go again. Nice restaurant and friendly staff. Wine expensive at over €30 a bottle however.

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

On the strength of two previous dinners at an adjacent restaurant and a pub on two preceding evenings and almost next door to Al Boschetto we decided to try Italian in Dublin/Ballsbridge on a Monday Night and there was a large group on their patio...More

1  Thank Are J
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We dropped in here on the offchance one evening & were very pleasantly surprised. We had a very tasty bottle of Pecorino wine, deep yellow and flavoursome. My husband had spaghetti carbonara, which was perfect - just enough sauce to coat the pasta, eggs just...More

2  Thank Su O
Al Boschetto R, Owner at Al Boschetto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Ciao Su, Thank you for this sweet review - it means a lot that you took the time to share your feedback with us :) We are especially delighted to hear yourself and your partner thoroughly enjoyed the meal... Our Carbonara is made in the...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Enjoyed the lovely weather and sat outside overlooking the Dodder. We shared the margherita pizza (delicious, with a fresh baked, thin base) with added olives, a greek salad (fresh and tasty) and a couple of glasses of Santa Marggerita Chianti Classico. Staff were friendly and...More

1  Thank wheelie07042
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has terrible customer service the award of worst restaurant of the year shud go to this restaurant !! Dont waste ur money for food here, bellucci next door is way better than these lads !!

Thank Sharan S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We were in Dublin for one night and we decided to try finding some home tastes. So we walked in this place and we found a little corner of Italy. People was beautiful and they're serving real quality Italian food. Not too overpriced, good fresh...More

2  Thank Daniele R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 667 3784
  • E-mail
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