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€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Georges Dock | Stack A, CHQ Building, Dublin DUBLIN 1, Ireland
+353 1 672 0010
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (49 reviews)
“scallops” (26 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Wine Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Georges Dock | Stack A, CHQ Building, Dublin DUBLIN 1, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very pleasant place to get a lunch at the heart of the IFC especially in the superb wine vaults, where i came several times. Layout of the table allows to get good conversations even for a table of 8 Food is simple and good...More

Thank Stch17
Reviewed 6 days ago

We chose this restaurant for dinner on the day we arrived in Dublin as it was close to our hotel. We were really pleased that we had. Staff welcome and service was good, as was the atmosphere, and the meal delicious. The steak was melt...More

Thank elliebob297
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch with family hear yesterday. We had 5 adults and 1 child. The food was very good although the menus was small but looked like it would usually be bigger during the week. We have the roast chicken dinner and there were a couple...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband booked a meal here for us in November. It was by far the best meal I've had in a long time. We had scallops for starters which were cooked to perfection. Then the fillet steak, medium rare, was seasoned perfectly, and very tasty....More

Thank Emma F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this restaurant online (table of 8) which was very handy. Quirky restaurant and the staff were only too pleased to tell my out of town colleagues about some of the history. We met in the downstairs bar area and we were not rushed to...More

Thank SuzD2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing to be hungry after we ate!!! Early bird menu consisted of a very small piece of fish and circa 10 chips, wouldn’t recommend, very expensive, went home to get something to eat.More

Thank IrishPaule
Kate R, Front Office Manager at ELY BAR & GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear IrishPaule, firstly, thank you for your recent review of your time with us. We appreciate feedback of any kind as this is how we can continually to create a better experience for our guests. Our apologies that the the portion size did not match...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were excited to get a chance to eat here, but we all came away feeling disappointed. Food wasn’t very flavorful. And while dessert was good, it was the only course with good flavor and it was too much. The staff wasn’t very attentive until...More

Thank kimberlytierney
Kate R, Front Office Manager at ELY BAR & GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear, kimberlytierney thank you for your recent review, we greatly appreciate the feedback and apologies that we met neither your, or our, expectations of what a time at ely should be like. We have only recently launched our Christmas menus and your feedback has gone...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

I have no idea what it is about the IFSC area but there seems to be very limited options for eating on a Sunday. Outside the Epic building we found Ely Bar & Grill. We were sat promptly, and ordered 3 starters and 3 mains....More

Thank ComfortablyNumb133
Kate R, Front Office Manager at ELY BAR & GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ComfortablyNumb133, thanks a million for your recent review, we appreciate both the compliments and feedback. We are in the process of updating our brunch offering and availing of the new open kitchen in our Atrium Bar so as you witnessed we are still learning...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Went here for Dinner before heading to the Bord Gais Theatre in Grand Canal Dock. We couldn’t book a restaurant in Grand Canal, so looked elsewhere. So we chooses the Ely as the location was a reasonable walk to the Theatre, close to Connolly and...More

Thank MWylie2017
Kate R, Front Office Manager at ELY BAR & GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear MWylie2017, we would like to say a big THANK YOU for this lovely 5 star review. We were actually all having a good laugh reading this as we couldn't have said it better ourselves! Like you say, location wise it is a very handy...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

This is our favourite place to eat when we come to Dublin for shows. It just never fails. Food is Excellent, perfect Location, Always a great vibe her & the staff are wonderful Very friendly efficient & always Professional. If there are Staff members of...More

Thank MsCork2017
Kate R, Front Office Manager at ELY BAR & GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nora R, all of us here at ELY BAR & GRILL would like to thank you for both your continued custom and your lovely review. Camilla, especially, is absolutely delighted and I assure you we know and appreciate what a gem she is! We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Georges Dock | Stack A, CHQ Building, Dublin DUBLIN 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 672 0010
  • E-mail
A stunning destination for the lovers of food, wine and beer. In a 200 year old tobacco and wine warehouse, ely bar & brasserie offers everything from a relaxed family dinner, pre-theatre menus, private dining rooms, Saturday brunch and after work drinks. Our classic bar and brasserie menu reflects the best of seasonal Irish produce - organic where possible, with all meats sourced through our family farm in The Burren, Co Clare.
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