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#282 of 2,242 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
160-161 Parnell Street, Dublin D01 Y4A7, Ireland
+353 1 872 8318
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  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
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00:00 - 23:30 Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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160-161 Parnell Street, Dublin D01 Y4A7, Ireland
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Reviewed today

We were seated in the pub as there was no room next door. With 3 children under 9, it was less than ideal, but they made us feel welcome. Food was nice, but none of us liked the rice. It was a busy night and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank H7256JKmaryc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my friend and the food was gorgeous, i got the Bolgogi and kimchi roll and the beef was so tender! The staff were lovely the young girl who served us was very kind and helpful! It got very busy after a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Megannn38
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place mix of Irish pub and korean resturant. Recommended the hop house set a classic set of type of sushi. Several choice of beer (even from Asia). Really good sushi tuna flakes. Really recommended.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Riccardo M
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We visited this place during our visit at Dublin. We waited a little until get seated so it is better to have a reservation before. The waitress was very polite and make some good suggestions for the food. The food was amazing. If you are...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Μαριος Κ
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We lived in Seoul for a few years so this was a home away from home comfort. Lovely authentic Korean food and even had a Hite beer. A real treat and a huge contender for future date nights. Reasonably priced and lovely staff. Attached to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank endaw2014
Reviewed 27 October 2018

A wonderful lunch full of taste and character. The fairly tiny restaurant was a hive of activity. We knew we were in the right place as an extended Japanese family of 16, well known to the proprietors, shared the restaurant with us. The staff work...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Renaat V
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Had a really lovely dinner in Kimchi recently. Great menu selection, was difficult to make a decision! Will be back again to sample more of the menu.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ExplorerIrish
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Different foods which were very nice. Not everyone spoke english and so I had difficulty with the menu. Used by lots of locals which is always a good sign.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 3elliotw
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Group pf 6 of us went here for a pre-theatre meal and it was great! definitely impressed even the picky eaters. I love the menu has a mixture of Japanese and Korean food and picked this restaurant specifically because of this. Some of our members...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GracieB_25
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

A great place to taste the Korean cuisine. Friendly staff and good food, I recommend the visit. It was somewhat crowded, which just shows its success, so I would recommend booking a table in advance.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AnaPx03
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160-161 Parnell Street, Dublin D01 Y4A7, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 872 8318
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Kimchi Hophouse is the only place in Dublin where customers can find authentic Korean food and drinks including Soju and Korean beer. All staff are Korean, including our chefs and owners. Kimchi is a restaurant and Hophouse is an adjacent bar formally called The Shakespeare Bar. We're located in central Dublin city, at the top of O'Connell Street, just around the corner from the historic Gate theatre.
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