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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak sandwich” (33 reviews)
“nachos” (46 reviews)
“salmon” (34 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 00:00 Hours
Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
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."
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2. Dine, Drink & Dance
"This place is great. Restaurant, cocktail bar and night club."
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3. Pub Grub
"Delicious steak sandwich. Friends enjoyed nachos, burgers and fish "
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Reviewed yesterday

We went around 3pm and it wasn't as vibrant as pictures shows. The place is very nice, a bit dark so it's better to go for dinner. I tried fish an chips, was good. My husband tried irish stew but he didn't like it much....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Taraparaben
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

Date of visit: March 2018
4  Thank gracemI7609AE
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’ve been to the church bar a few times you can have a drink alcohol soda or tea and coffee and or some food really done well inside the church you can sit in an actual confession box and have a drink or you can...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Abbey M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, very nice waiters, great service and just a beautiful place. Great location. Thank you for the great experience.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Uldaman
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the option of eating downstairs in the bar area which looked really nice but we chose the option to sit upstairs in the balcony which i would highly recommend. It was nice & warm & the early bird menu was good value at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Short review this one, sorry... 🙈 Nestled at the end of a busy shopping street, a very stylish look from the outside, even better inside, popped in for a coffee & cake, also a G&T to wash it down as the venue itself is striking....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Traveller-Phil1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The church is a great diner and we had so great dinner. The beef and Baileys cheesecake was so great.

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

Came here with my sister to get a drink. Drinks were little bit pricey (12,50 most cocktails), but because venue is really nice and cocktails were tasty, they were in My opinion worth it. Recommended.

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

Very good I was impressed by the stuff they wore very friendly and easy to talk to food was lovely and I’m sure I will be back in 2019

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Amy Poleon W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, blown away by a bit of surprise by my own love for old churches. They have really made this to a mind blowing place for me to visit. And have a glas of Wine and dine. I will be back 🌸

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank HildefromNorway
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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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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 !!
Albert M
29 March 2015|
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Response from Joao R |
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$49
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 02:30
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
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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