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Riva Brasserie

€€ - €€€Irish, European,
3 Earl Street, Dundalk, Ireland
+353 42 935 4578
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
“pate” (3 reviews)
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Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3 Earl Street, Dundalk, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was here today for Sunday lunch with the family. We hadn’t been in a while as we felt the last couple of times standards had slipped somewhat. Service wasn’t what it used to be and the subsequent drop in custom left the place lacking in...More

Thank Gavin7473
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Gavin, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and I really appreciate you giving us a second opportunity. Please make your self knowing to me on your next visit. Keith

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful food at very affordable price, the staff where excellent and the manger Sharon was very helpful

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food at a great price! and also wonderful staff, Sharon and Amy are a credit to the place.. :)

Thank Kyra T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great night out in Riva food was excellent and friendly staff....can't understand why it's wasn't packed! Salmon was particularly good...

Thank paulycafe
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your very kind review, unfortunately some nights are slow on trade but you’ve to take the good with the bad.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't normally write reviews but felt we had to give this place a mention 3 kids and 5 adults, and we know a good meal when we get one. We all ordered a different starter and pretty much shared them. Unusually everyone enjoyed every...More

Thank Colm B
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback we look forward to meeting you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely decor and atmosphere. Staff were extremely friendly and attentive. Set menu is such good value. Will definitely be back!

Thank John C
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi John, Thanks so much for taking the time to give your feedback. We look forward to seeing you guys again.

Reviewed 13 January 2018

I had a excellent night at riva last week with my friends , the food and service was great. The Burger and chicken wings were the best I've had followed by delicious brownies. Are waiter pavel was most helpful and very friendly.

Thank jenny20182018
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jenny, Thanks for taken the time to give us a review

Reviewed 12 January 2018

I went here with some friends on the 28th December 2017 for dinner. I had the Cod starter which was amazing, and tried the fish cakes which were excellent. I had the fajitas for main and was happy to be given extra guacamole when I...More

Thank lorrainemgenthusiast
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taken the time to leave a review :)

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I had a chicken salad with sweet potato fries while my husband had the special sandwich- both were fabulous. The decor is lovely. Staff are friendly and the coffee is good.

Thank Genevieve C
Keith A, Owner at Riva Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, We really appreciate your feedback :)

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Bring my friends to tried to taste another meals to see if good or not as well!!!!the fillet steak didn’t disappointed me!!!! see the pink color was lovely perfect in it~hot brownie still amazing satisfied my belly 🍾️

Thank O7525YCchristinec
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$43
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Earl Street, Dundalk, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Dundalk
  • Phone Number: +353 42 935 4578
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Dundalk town centre within walking distance of great shopping and the main shopping attractions.This family run business is recommended by visitors and popular with locals. We can offer our guests the flexibility of a delicious bite to eat at breakfast, Lunch or Dinner or a a more indulgent al la cart dinning experience.GROUP BOOKINGS Family Occasions - Working Lunches - Christmas and New Year Parties. A superb choice of food and bar menus to suit every occasion and budget.From initial booking to service, our staff will work with you to create the perfect setting for your event. Riva Brasserie can cater for private group bookings of up to 90 persons seated.EXCLUSIVE PRIVATE DINING HIRE Exclusive hire of the entire restaurant is possible, this allows quests private use of the bar and dinning area for a special event, where the restaurant will be closed to the public.
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