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Olesya's Wine Bar

18 Exchequer Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 672 4087
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fondue” (7 reviews)
“cheese plate” (6 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
18 Exchequer Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped here for a late lunch on a cold day and were warmed by the delicious beef stroganoff that was on the menu. We enjoyed people watching from our window seat while we ate and enjoyed a delicious glass of prosecco.

Thank Rachel L
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Much appreciated Rachel ! We hope to see you soon .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, wine and very friendly staff. We will be back. Advise booking in advance. Lovely sitting in the window and people watching.

Thank michlou1
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks a lot for the review ! Exchequer is a funky street to watch moving :D

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large choice of wines with reasonable prices. We really liked the atmosphere of the place and we look forward to coming back very soon for dinner.

Thank Justine G
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Justine. We will be their next time !

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking around town and stopped in at Olesya’s on our last night in the great city of Dublin. Amazing service and terrific food. Wine list is truly exceptional. Great selection of some of the best hand selected wines from Bordeaux including right and left Bank....More

Thank Jason H
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed Jason ! Thanks a lot for taking the time to review our venue, much appreciated .

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really great night here. The wine was lovely and the seafood platter was delish. But it was the staff that made the night. Our waiter found us a table on a busy Friday night even though we had no booking. He even let...More

Thank Rosie H
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much for the review Rosie ! I'll pass the good words to Tony your waiter, I'm sure he will be delighted to read it as well .

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a wine bar, came across with this place! What an absolute discovery, great atmosphere, amazing wine menu and food...well food was just out of this world! STUNNING!

Thank Pablo P
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Much appreciated ! Will pass on the good word to the kitchen !

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Hidden in plane site in the middle of downtown dublin. Very welcoming I would even say romantic place. Excellent wine list, food and service. Early bird special (before 7 PM) Is great for modest price of 23 or 26 Euro, for 2 or 3 course...More

Thank Leonid L
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for the review , yes we do see a lot of first dates... Or second ones !

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We walked in to Olesya's not realising that it was a specialist wine bar! We were actually looking for dinner, the menu was not large but we decided to order and had our best meal in Ireland. I had roast chicken and my wife the...More

Thank PAUL S
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi Paul, We are glad your visit adds to your trip in Ireland. Tanks very much for the review .

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We ducked in here our first night in Ireland. We were tired from traveling all day, and this was the perfect spot. We were not rushed at all. The wines are delicious, the menu has a nice variety, whether you are looking for appetizers or...More

Thank Mo0308
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for the review ! Much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 October 2017

We dropped in by chance one hungry Saturday afternoon around 4pm, enticed by the offer of a hand crafted sandwich and bowl of soup for €11 or so. What we really wanted a toastie and a pint, but hey we were willing to compromise and...More

Thank IanFromDublin
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Should we reduce the portion of the starter ? Just kidding ! We wouldn't dare ! Glad you enjoy your afternoon with us , and that a lovely choice Zinfandel on the pate .... Hope to see you back soon !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Exchequer Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 672 4087
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Description
Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Wine Bar, Platters. Monday to Friday a la Carte and Lunch menu available, Saturday and Sunday a la carte and Brunch menu. Sunday to Thursday early bird available. Lunch 12:30 to 5:00 pm. Early Bird 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Brunch 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.
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