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22 East Essex Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 559 9532
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheeseburger” (62 reviews)
“fries” (88 reviews)
“burguer” (6 reviews)
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13:00 - 21:30 Hours
American, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
22 East Essex Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is not my first visit but I must say every time i come here it tastes better. The cheese burger with stringy chips is delish. Can wait for my next visit and please keep up the good work.

Thank Ashraf S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a long day we popped into Bunsen without a reservation. Although the place was very busy we were greeted immediately and seated after 10 mins, very efficient service. The menu consists of the burger, cheese and double patty being the only options. So really...More

Thank Road120724
Reviewed 1 week ago

We laughed when we saw the business-card sized menu on the table. They're not lying when they say they do straight-up burgers. We had to wait for a while to have the burgers cooked up but wow...when they arrived. What can I say? They were...More

Thank TerminalFrost87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to eat a great and tasty burger, this is your place. No fancy extras on the burgers but one of the best I had.

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Simple small menu, the burger being the star attraction. Had the cheese burger which was juicy and full of flavor. You can tell the patties are made fresh every day with nothing added only some seasoning. The bun is also to die for, some other...More

Thank cosullivan2018
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This was the smallest menu I’ve ever experienced. Literally printed on the back of a business card. Burger or cheeseburger. Pickles, lettuce, tomato or raw onion only. Ketchup, yellow mustard or mayonnaise (Helmanns of course). 3 types of fries. A shake if you like or...More

Thank PassportUser
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The menu only offers two types of burgers in different sizes and fries, sweet potato fries and other sides. The taste is really, really good. Probably the best burger I’ve eaten in Dublin! The service was really friendly and the food is on the table...More

Thank schmerena
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Nice place, awesome burgers, kind waitress. What do you want more? Don't expect fast food, you will be waiting 20-ish minutes.

Thank Passport784710
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Stumbled into this restaurant and the words on the sign said it all, 'straight up burger', it was exactly what we were looking for. The food was fanastic but what truly impressed me was the FOH team. Those guys were running their butts off -...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Extraordinary meet cooked with care and simple ingredieces make the magic! Delicious juicy double cheeseburger with shoestring fries rocks!

Thank Frantisek S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 East Essex Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 559 9532
Straight Up Hamburgers & Cheeseburgers
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