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PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$31
CUISINES
Irish, European, Healthy
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 13 March 2020 via mobile

Stopped for lunch here in way to Dublin and it was tasty. The staff were very friendly and the service was good. The food was delcious and not badly priced. The menu had a good variety of choices and also a slimming world section for...the healthy eaters....would recommend!!More

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?2  
Brubarbistro, General Manager at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2020

Tasha B, Many thanks for your kind review of your meal experience at bru, We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. The Crew @ bru

Reviewed 18 February 2020

We had our meal on Valentines day , while the waiter were lovely , the food was not too good, we had the shank and it was not very nice , it was tasteless and i didnt finish it . The waiter was lovely ,...i mentioned this on paying and she just overlooked it .More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Brubarbistro, General Manager at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2020

Dear anaB2141MS, Many thanks for taking the time to review your meal experience with us. We apologise that you didn't enjoy the Lamb Shank as this is one of our most popular dishes, however we are aware there is always the possibility of an issue....More

Reviewed 7 December 2019

I was in Bru last night with four friends. They were very busy with Christmas parties... The positives: Our waitress was friendly and efficient in a very busy environment. Everyone enjoyed their food. I definitely recommend Bru. I'm vegan so I was slightly disappointed as...they did not have a vegan bun to go with my burger and there was no vegan cheese on it. Also the sorbet was supposed to come with raspberries but it didn't. These are the little things that should not be overlooked in my opinion. But fair play for having a vegan menu. I would return...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2019

Dear 131Anne_Marie, Many thanks for taking the time to review your meal experience with us at bru, thank you for your lovely comments and apologies for the lack of vegan buns, we had a 24hr period when we had none in the building but all...More

Reviewed 15 October 2019 via mobile

I had planned to call into the above for sometime now and today was the day l decided to give it a go.The whole experience was one which left a positive impact on my mind.From entering l was greeted in a friendly manner and from...then on all went smoothly.The food and service passed with flying colours and no doubt l will return as first impressions count.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2019

Dear Mike M, Thank you so much for visiting bru and for such a lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal experience with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many thanks. The Team @ bru

Reviewed 1 October 2019 via mobile

What a fabulous bistro, staff are amazing, food is delish, really clean and pleasant :) love they have kids activities and a face painter... super spot :)More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2019

Dear 159adeled, Many thanks for such a lovely review to begin this month of October. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your visit with ourselves. We are extremely lucky and proud of the team we have and I include in that the lovely...More

Reviewed 1 September 2019

Stopped in here for lunch after completing a cycle event. The lunch sandwiches were quite large and tasty. Very friendly staff.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2019

Dear WalshFamilyIreland, Many thanks for taking the time to review your lunch experience with us in bru. We are pleased to hear that you found our portions substantial and our staff friendly. We look forward to welcoming you again to bru. Many thanks The crew...More

Reviewed 25 August 2019

Food was ok. But just ok. Nothing special, no oohhs, no mmhm, no try my one. I had impression it tastes like in workplace canteen more than restaurant. Reasonable portions. Reasonable prices. Good service.More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

Dear Joanna M, Many thanks for taking the time to review your meal experience with us at bru, we are pleased to hear that you were happy with our staff and portions yet disappointed that you only found our food ok. We do hope you...More

Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

Good food. Catered well for Coeliacs. Portions were decent. Spacious thankfully. I liked it. My wife was a bit underwhelmed!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2019

Dear Captain2007, Many thanks for your review of your meal experience with us. We hope to see you back soon and hopefully your wife will enjoy her visit more. Many thanks The crew @ bru

Reviewed 18 August 2019

Had the roast chicken and creamy mash with veg recently in Bru, it was to die for. I could have licked the plate clean. The staff are always incredibly friendly and in a very genuine way, there are few things more off putting than staff...that are fake polite, the staff in Bru seem to be genuinely considerate of customers and their dining needs.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2019

Dear Suelue30, Many thanks for taking the time to review your meal experience with us at bru. We very much appreciate your kind comments about our staff, whom you are correct are genuinely friendly and who we are extremely grateful to have. We look forward...More

Reviewed 9 August 2019

16 of us turned up without a table booked as it was a last minute decision and I have to say the staff were great and very accommodating. They pulled some tables together for us and even served up some wedding cake we had brought...in! Everyone loved their food even the kids, but I found the lasagne was very greasy. Apart from that food was fantastic, service was even better, lovely location, will definately be back and recommend!!More

Date of visit: August 2019
Helpful?2  
Brubarbistro, Owner at Bru, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2019

Dear Kate J, Many thanks for taking the time to review your meal experience with us at bru. We always try to accommodate every customer as best we can, so I am delighted to hear that we could help such a large group. We hope...More

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Bru is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4