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BANG Restaurant & Bar

11 Merrion Row, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 400 4229
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (64 reviews)
“seared tuna” (8 reviews)
“venison” (20 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
11 Merrion Row, Dublin, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: BANG Restaurant & Bar
1. Private Dining
"approx 20 people and the dining room upstairs was just the perfect"
Aoibhe D
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2. The Best Ingredients
" It couldn't have been more lovely or delicious."
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3. Amazing Wine & Cocktails
"Please do try those delicious cocktails! They always surprise me "
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1 - 10 of 758 reviews

Reviewed today

Fantastic experience. Excellent choice of dishes, unusual choices. Food was beautiful & beautifully presented. Waitress very attentive & entertaining. Great place for a special occasion. Would highly recommend.

Thank happygirldublin
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

My wife had eaten here years ago and loved it so was keen to return. It certainly did not disappoint either her or the other three in the party. Our table at the foot of the stairs gave an open feel above us but also...More

Thank Jim A
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Hi Jim. Thank you for such a lovely review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed yesterday

Because I was in Dublin only for a Sun & Mon night, I was somewhat limited in my restaurant choices. These are the nights many restaurants are closed. I was happy to have a reservation at Bang, but arrived a bit apprehensive. If they were...More

1  Thank LB-likes2travel
Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff were very friendly even though the place was very busy. The selection of drinks was really good and the food menu was a good mix. I had the Gnocchi in truffle sauce which was amazing, I was with 3 other who also had...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 5 days ago

went here with my husband last Thursday. Excellent evening from start to finish. Attentive staff, great food and great value. Will visit again soon.

Thank christinefryan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good locally sourced food. Both mackerel and the chicken with black pudding were excellent. Friendly service.

Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By far, the best dinner we had during our 2-week travels in Ireland. The food was sublime, beautifully balanced flavors, creative combinations of ingredients, tender, well-prepared meats. Excellent wine pairings for each course. Professional, amiable service. Steps away from St. Stephen's Green. Would highly recommend...More

1  Thank Sally S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a little apprehensive about this place for a party of 30 but was excellent. We organized a limited menu but was served quickly and very good food

Thank Motorsportenthuisias
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner here with a group of colleagues mid week. The exterior of the building was undergoing some building work so it’s normally well kept exterior was under wraps. Inside felt like the builders were not too far away. The basement dining area was...More

Thank dlyster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bang was a very pleasant experience. The menu was composed with a great deal of consideration with recommendations for glasses of wine for each course. This is a fine dining experience so be prepared for high prices (which I wasn’t) The service was very good...More

Thank Colin C
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15 February 2016|
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Response from Andy C | Reviewed this property |
I concur with the other answers - smart casual, most women wear dresses.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Merrion Row, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 400 4229
  • E-mail
At BANG we pride ourselves on exceptional quality and great value food, served in a stylish and relaxed venue. Lunch served Tuesday to Saturday. Pre-theatre menu available 7 nights. Whether you join us for a date night for two, a special celebration, or a private event we work to exceed expectations and provide an experience to remember. BANG has consistently been listed as one of Dublin’s top rated restaurants with 2017 recommendations from The Michelin Guide, 2 AA Rossettes, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and more. Nominated in Irish Restaurant Awards for best chef and best service as well as best cocktail experience.
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