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BANG Restaurant & Bar

11 Merrion Row, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 400 4229
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
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."
JBEG_12
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3. Amazing Wine & Cocktails
"Please do try those delicious cocktails! They always surprise me "
famedag
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1 - 10 of 669 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had lovely evening last week celebrating graduation at Bang Restaurant. We were seated upstairs. Host and our waitress were lovely, polite and very attentive to all our needs. We had probably on the best steaks in Dublin! Lovely experience and amazing food. Definitely recommend....More

Thank Rasa L
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Rasa. So happy you and your group enjoyed! Thank you for the lovely review.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We eat regularly in Bang and absolutely love it so when it came to a family event we thought no better place to share with our family than Bang. We had a group of approx 20 people and the dining room upstairs was just the...More

Thank Aoibhe D
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you Aoibhe for the review. Absolutely delighted that you had such a good experience at BANG. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service - good food - service very relax and friendly - onthe higher price bracket vs quality of food but would still return.

Thank Guillaume B
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Guillaume. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the experience and you thought the service and food were good. Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bang know what they are doing Was very lucky to get a cancellation at last minute The atmosphere was amazing, great buzz from minute we entered. Very efficient & friendly staff Food amazing. The halibut was the nicest we ever had. Presentation & flavor spot...More

Thank Eileen F
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much Eileen! We are delighted you enjoyed the halibut in particular! Looking forward to welcoming you again sometime.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was lovely, the service was good to pretty good. It was heaving last Thursday evening, making it a bit of a crush, very noisy too and it put a lot of pressure on the staff as its a bit of a warren upstairs....More

Thank Liege-Bastogne-Liege
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there. Thanks for your review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and hope to welcome you back to BANG again. Please pop us an email - info@bangrestaurant.com and we will make it worth your while.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got the last table upstairs on a walk in. Very good food and top class service. Pricey but worth it for a special occasion. Not thrilled by the decor though.

Thank JerrryCornelius
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback Jerry - delighted you thought the food and service were good. Hope you visit us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb food. Efficient and friendly staff. A really good experience had by all . Well worth a visit.

Thank John M
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John. Thanks for taking the time review. Delighted to hear that you thought the food was superb!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here on Thursday 23rd November in a group of 5 adult males ... business related but very casual. I don’t recall eating here before. The restaurant has 3 floors and we were seated in the basement, immediately beneath the stairs. This was good...More

Thank Duffy190467
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review. Glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Bang as a party of 4 for a family birthday dinner. The service was excellent, great balance of being attentive and suggestive without over doing it. Delicious warm brown bread for the table while choosing from the menu, and proper cocktails. Food was...More

Thank Ruth C
BANG R, Manager at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ruth, Thank you for taking the time to review. Really happy to hear that it was such a good experience for you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of having dinner with a group of business colleagues at this super restaurant, and had a truly fabulous dining experience. I'd been told to have "great expections" in terms of food standards and was pleasantly surprised. To say the food was...More

Thank PatMMornington
BANG R, Owner at BANG Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Pat for taking the time to give us such a lovely review. Very happy to hear that you enjoyed the food & the experience so much.

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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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