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Ocean Bar & Grill

€€ - €€€Irish, , Seafood
7 Strand Road, Bray A98 C5D0, Ireland
+353 1 286 5071
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
7 Strand Road, Bray A98 C5D0, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 526 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grabbed breakfast there yesterday, tip top Magoo. Décor was beautiful considering what existed before. Staff were excellent, killer views, food was yummers.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sugarlumps666
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sugarlumps666 Thanks for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed your breakfast and hope to see you again at Ocean! Kind regards Emily

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here on the 27th of last month, from we arrived until we left the service was first class as was the lovely food. The decor is very warm and the whole ambiance of this place was superb. Indeed we like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alanmckibbin
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alan Thank you so much for your lovely review, we appreciate your kind words and are delighted that you enjoyed both your meals at Ocean! We hope to see you again if you are in Bray for another stay. Many thanks Emily

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the ocean haven't been there in awhile went with family over the Christmas couldn't help to notice when the waitress was serving the table next to us her hair was on top of the basket of chips and she had long painted nails surely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Serena D
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Serena Thank you for taking the time to write this review - we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your food and I will pass the feedback about the long hair to the relevant person. Many thanks Emily

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Bray on the day of a storm. We sat in this lovely restaurant for a drink after a very blustery walk. Service was great and I was a bit peckish and asked for some chips. Have to say they were the best chips...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MartnaT7
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi MartnaT7 Thank you for your feedback, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your chips after your walk. Hopefully see you again at Ocean! Thank you Emily

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service. Food was good. But it was let down by the furniture. A lot of the upholstery is ripped and needs replacing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robert F
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robert Thank you for your review and we are happy to hear you enjoyed your food. I will pass on your feedback about the upholstery to the relevant person. All the best Emily

Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Visited here for a long overdue catchup with some friends. Lovely setting and round table set up for 5 of us. Very busy on a Friday evening. As it’s near Christmas the menu was set and all courses were to be ordered at the start....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SanLuc1970
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hi SanLuc1970, Thank you very much for the great review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the setting, and I will pass on your kind comments to the chef and staff. Looking forward to having you back when you visit...More

Reviewed 14 November 2018

The fiscakes and the chowder ('a local fish soup) were perfect. The fish and chips and let's admit: good chips of best quality gave us confidence and because I was so delighted I took the hake as an extra dish. Wow; almost too much. To...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank B4174KTjanc
Management_Bray, Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Hi B4174KTjanc, Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal at Ocean! We would love to welcome you back if you are in Bray again. Kind regards, Emily

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Probably the best potato leek soup I've ever had--here at this restaurant. The atmosphere was nice, service was attentive, everyone agreed the food was terrific. Good value. Only trouble was one of my colleagues took ill within 30 minutes of arriving to his hotel room....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kim R
Management_Bray, General Manager at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Kim Thank you for taking the time to review Ocean. While we are glad to hear you enjoyed your meal and experience at Ocean we are concerned to hear about your colleague, could you please send me a contact number to info@oceanbarandgrill.ie so that...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This is a nice Restaurant with a relaxing atmosphere and well placed dimmed lighting which adds to the ambiance. What struck me most was the friendly efficient service throughout our meal. Food was very good, nicely presented really tasty food. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tonyb8
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Ocean Bar Cafe, what a hidden treasure, a quaint cafe with fresh vibrant food. Made to order to ensure freshness and flavour. The staff are super friendly and very welcoming. Food portions are sufficient, quality = happiness. I highly recommend, they have out door patio...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maddmary
Management_Bray, Marketing at Ocean Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Maddmary, Many thanks for your great review of Ocean, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit! We hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Cara

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Crowe32
3 September 2018|
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Response from shartnett1801 | Reviewed this property |
That’s a problem as they only have stairs, but you should definitely call as they may have a back entrance that could accommodate your party.
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Madikatt
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Yes, just ring in advance!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Strand Road, Bray A98 C5D0, Ireland (Formerly Ocean Bar)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Bray
  • Phone Number: +353 1 286 5071
  • E-mail
Description
Ocean Bar and Grill is a family run restaurant in the Bray area offering excellent food and very competitive prices. We attract individuals, couples, parities and business clients in our public restaurant and also have a private dining room which accommodates larger parties or corporate needs
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