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Sparks

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Unit 3, Block C | Smithfield Market, Dublin Dublin 7, Ireland
+353 1 873 0003
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“ravioli” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Unit 3, Block C | Smithfield Market, Dublin Dublin 7, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful day so lucky to get a table outside! Enjoyed every part of the meal from the friendly and speedy waiter to the wonderful food. Ordered from the early bird and both my partner and I thoroughly enjoyed every mouthful, accompanied by a nice bottle...More

Thank Leonie S
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Leonie S, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we really appreciate it! We're delighted to hear that you and your partner has such a fantastic experience visiting us and we hope that we might see you again in the future! Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had breakfast here having clearly asking the person serving us the way we wanted the eggs done , and we wanted the coffee served at the same time as the food was ready to be served ,it just didnt happen that way at all,firstly let...More

Thank max n
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi max n, Thank you for taking your time to review us, we appreciate every review, good or bad. We're really sorry to hear that you had an unpleasant experience with us. If we remember well, this wasn't your first time visiting us, and you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited today for the first time. group of eleven from work for a leaving lunch. Service was excellent. Food was delicious and very reasonably priced. Will definitely be back.

Thank trpmcb1
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi trpmcb1, Thank you for your review! We're delighted to hear that you were happy with our service and food, and we're happy to hear that you'll visit us again in the future. Hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Sparks Bistro

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of the staff are friendly and helpful; our food came out in a quick manner which was good as were tight on time. I have been here four times and had the food has been consistently good. The allow splitting of the bill which...More

Thank Loulcm111
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Loulcm111, Thank you so much for your review! We're chuffed to hear that you've visited us 4 times and been pleased with our service and food both times! We love seeing returning customers. We hope that this wasn't your last visit to Sparks Bistro...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect spot for a casual and reasonably priced meal. The pizza is to die for and there is a good range of wines that don't break the bank. Unfortunately we were too full for desert but next time

Thank L l
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi L I, Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your food and we really hope that we'll see you again soon! Kind regards, Sparks Bistro

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon Sparks our first night in Dublin and it was delicious. I had the lasagna and my gf had the lobster and crab ravioli. We finished with pieces of the chocolate fudge cake. Tonight (5 days later) was our last evening in Dublin...More

Thank brianjohnson327
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi brianjohnson327, Thank you very much for this wonderful review! We're delighted to hear that you had a wonderful visit to Dublin and enjoyed your food BOTH times! Hopefully the two of you had a wonderful evening with us. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A friend brought me for lunch. It’s beside the Jameson Distillery in Smithfield and I would recommend this bistro. Clean and the service is very good - we got a friendly waiter with a sense of humour. The Caesar Chicken wrap was stuffed with chicken...More

Thank A228
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi A228, Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the wrap, it's one of our favourites as well! We do hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Sparks Bistro

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here before going to a movie at the nearby lighthouse cinema. There was a good selection of foods on the menu includi g a great early bird option of 2 courses for 16.95. I chose the early bird and had meatballs which were...More

Thank Marie S
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Marie S, Thank you so much for your lovely review, it really made us smile! We're so glad to hear you had a lovely evening with your husband and enjoyed our food! We really hope that this experience has inspired you to visit us...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Myself and my wife went here early evening , very well priced early bird. Pizza also lovely. Would recommend.More

Thank Paul S
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Hi Paul S, Thank you for your review, we really appreciate it! We're happy to hear that you were happy with our early bird pricing as well as the quality of the food! We hope you had a wonderful evening and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

It was so so sooo good, we went for breakfast the 4 days we stayed in Dublin. The pancakes were my very favorite (because they are so different there), but the waffles and french toast were awesome as well.More

Thank Fatima A
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Manager at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hi Fatima A, Thank you for taking your time to review us! We really appreciate it. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed our food and felt our pancakes were unique! We hope you had a fabulous time in Ireland and hope you might visit...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 3, Block C | Smithfield Market, Dublin Dublin 7, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 873 0003
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