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The Church

Mary Street | Junction of Mary and Jervis Street, Dublin D01 YX64, Ireland
+353 1 828 0102
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak sandwich” (32 reviews)
“nachos” (42 reviews)
“salmon” (33 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
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LOCATION
Mary Street | Junction of Mary and Jervis Street, Dublin D01 YX64, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Church
1. Unique Bar & Restaurant
""The Church" is a must visit on any trip to Dublin."
602Tony
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2. Dine, Drink & Dance
"This place is great. Restaurant, cocktail bar and night club."
Claire C
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3. Pub Grub
"Delicious steak sandwich. Friends enjoyed nachos, burgers and fish "
NikM74
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1 - 10 of 2,993 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here to see a tribute U2 band after seeing the real thing at the 3 Arena, the band were very good and had passed the building by on a number of occasions on previous visits to Dublin. Being on old church it has lots...More

1  Thank 840marko
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Having found this place nestled in the middle of the busy street of shops, I was very intrigued to see how an old and beautiful church could be successfully converted in to a sophisticated restaurant! When we entered, the style and decor were very impressive...More

4  Thank Grace M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate at the downstairs pub. Food was really good. They had local dishes as well as dishes that were diverse for more options than a pub. Went to look at upper part of restaurant. Beautiful. You can take a self guided tour if you want.

Thank kj0923
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is nothing to say about the food,all plates ordered were really good. However we arrived at 6.45pm and Service management put us in a table booked at 8pm. During all the time we spent there we felt the fact we would need to leave...More

Thank 979mathieuw
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had dinner at The Church while in Dublin. Very cool atmosphere. Nice building, nice music. The food was good. We had salmon which was great and lamb stew which was just ok. Worth checking out the place. Kinda pricey. The most expensive Guinness we...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here with a new born bit of a tight sqeeze but the staff made life so easy the food was amazing we will defo b back!

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited The Church on a trip to Dublin a few years back and took a colleague who had never been, as I knew she would enjoy the atmosphere. I made a reservation for the balcony area, which is a bit quieter than the main...More

Thank CW1670
Reviewed 5 days ago

Millions of dollars were spent converting this old church into a restaurant and bar! It has beautiful wood work and stained glass windows! The 4 in our party had the cod, roast beef, tortellini and the chicken and goat cheese salad. For dessert we had...More

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is unusual in that ok it situated in an old church. It is a bar, cafe and a restaurant. The pud is downstairs while the restaurant is upstairs. The wait staff takes pains to inform you that the menu upstairs is quite different...More

Thank Ima R
Reviewed 5 days ago

food is great, service with a smile. busy place, almost didn't get a table. the building was actually a church, such a cool place to meet friends for coffee

Thank Jet09487383983
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walwarner
29 October 2017|
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Response from Therese B | Reviewed this property |
Quite informal, so I guess it will be ok
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suecarlb
2 November 2016|
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Response from Vicky W | Reviewed this property |
The gallery is definitely nicer & a little quieter & does have some nice seating for larger groups. Think I would defo go upstairs !!
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Albert M
29 March 2015|
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You can go to The Church And have dinner with an adult. Can't drink alcohol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$49
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 00:00
Monday
10:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 00:00
Thursday
10:30 - 00:00
Friday
10:30 - 02:30
Saturday
10:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mary Street | Junction of Mary and Jervis Street, Dublin D01 YX64, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 828 0102
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to The World Famous Church Bar & Restaurant. The Church is the 'local' of choice for native Dubliners and welcomes over 800,000 visitors annually from all over the world who come to experience the culture, atmosphere and friendly service Dublin has to offer. The Church has five different settings over four floors. Offering world class cocktails & casual dining is our Main Bar as well as Live Traditional Irish Music Sundays - Wednesdays and a late bar with entertainment at weekends- There's always a great atmosphere. For Dinner, The Gallery Restaurant is set on the upper level of The Church with a stunning view overlooking the main bar. Stay til'Late at The Cellar Bar & Nightclub, which opens at weekends and is the ideal location for our guests to finish the night and party into the early hours of the morning with Dublin's top party Dj's. The sun filled Garden terrace offers the perfect 'al fresco' dining experience and is popular with Corporate BBQ's.
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