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Sparks

Unit 3, Block C | Smithfield Market, Dublin Dublin 7, Ireland
+353 1 873 0003
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“ravioli” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Unit 3, Block C | Smithfield Market, Dublin Dublin 7, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I eat in Sparks on a regular basis and have introduced friends and family to this bistro, including visitors from Japan, France, Spain, USA and Australia. All have enjoyed their visit and have or would return again. The food is freshly prepared, tasty and very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mmckDublin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is our fourth visit to Sparks and each time has been brilliant! Fantastic food, reasonably priced and super friendly service! Would highly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Escape572373
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Romantic ambiance. Great location, close to the Jameson distillery. The lobster and crab ravioli was delicious! I also had the guiness stew. Both were amazing. Friendly waiter. I will definitely return when back in Dublin.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank TurboTraveler33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had been living near this restaurant but only went in recently for brunch. Excellent quality food served with charm and professionalism. We had a mix of normal Irish breakfasts, vegetarian breakfast and another American type breakfast. All were excellent as was the coffee. As...More

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

We had a gorgeous meal..............starters of bree and mussels Mai courses.. . Sparks curry and pizza. Food was delicious and all the staff were excellent and friendly.....our best experience this year....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Resort20839524426
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Resort20839524426, Thank you very much for your review! We're honoured to have been a part of this wonderful experience, we're very happy to learn that we have made your year! We hope that we will see you again sometime in the New Year, we...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I go past this restaurant nearly every day but only dined yesterday evening. It is set back from the road so easy to miss. We were a group of 14 ( celebrating the completion of a study course). We arrived late but no problem for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank claretreacyhogan
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi claretreacyhogan, Thank you very much for this lovely and detailed review, we really appreciate it! We're glad to hear you had a fantastic time visiting us and we're thrilled to learn that you decided to come back, we look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018

Had a lovely lunch with colleagues. Delicious food, beautiful decor and the staff were very attentive and friendly.It was my first visit but I'm sure it won't be my last!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank aprilshowers933
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi aprilshowers933, Thank you for this lovely review, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your first-time experience with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, Sparks Bistro

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Seven of us booked in. We were near the door and when requested were moved further in. Lovely atmosphere, very friendly staff and more important very good choice and quality of food

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Demands
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

After spending the morning buying prsenys we decided to stop off in Smithfield for some lunch. We walked around and inspected the menus in various places and decided to try Sparks Bistro. The place us nicely decorated. I had the mozzarella breaded chicken with Arrabiata...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank pauld6789
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Hi pauld6789, Thank you very much for reviewing us, we really appreciate it! We're delighted to hear you both were happy with your dishes and we hope that we might see you again soon. Kind regards, Sparks Bistro

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

I've visited Sparks on numerous occasions but am just getting around to reviewing it now! I live fairly close to it and when I'm looking to go for something nice to eat locally this is always in the top three places for consideration! The staff...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Vasquez_19
Sparks_Bistro_Dublin, Owner at Sparks, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Hi Vasquez_19, Thank you so much for leaving us a review, we really appreciate it, it's wonderful to hear from a regular guest! We're delighted to hear that you're always happy with our service and food, it is what we aim to achieve! We look...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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