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Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud

The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 676 4192
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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7:00 PM - 10:15 PMAll hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Started off with a pre dinner drink in the lovely bar, where there was a great selection of whiskies (and plenty of other Spirits) at decent prices. There was also a great selection of non alcoholic drinks too, which can often be limited, even at...More

Thank Largetogo
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had been promising ourselves this treat and looked forward to it. It did not let us down. Booking online was simple. Lunch only availability on our chosen date, but that suited us very well. Nice warm welcome. Beautiful dining room and adjoining conservatory. Tables...More

Thank Noel021
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our first visit to Dublin, Patrick Guilbaud was recommended to us by the concierge at the Shelbourne Hotel (thank you Alan) We were greeted by warm welcoming staff who showed us to our table immediately. All staff during our fine dining experience while being...More

Thank jodieka001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Treated with total arrogance by Richard. Refused to re issue a 200 euro voucher that was not used . Felt like the money has been stolen from me . For a restaurant of this standing such poor poor attitude and lack of common decency Colm...More

7  Thank Colm M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very enjoyable evening having dinner there. The Maitre d’ was very attentive and professional and the waiters as well. It felt like being back in France having a top class dinner. Food was superb but what I enjoyed most was being able to smoke...More

1  Thank maweb31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Saturday night. The lounge was too full when we arrived for a pre dinner drink which was disappointing. Had to go to Cellar bar. Loved the buzz of the restaurant. Waiting staff very attentive but not intrusive throughout. Love the big...More

Thank dubsam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from Dublin and ate at Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud. I had not been there in a few years, and it was fabulous! They have remodeled since the last time we dined there and the dining room is lovely and sophisticated. The food was heavenly,...More

1  Thank WCTNewYork_NY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Were quite surprised by the size of the restaurant but the tables are spaced widely apart creating a private feeling. The service was excellent. The wine list is more than adequate. The food is excellent. It is best to have a look at the menu...More

Thank WynaPret
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

A truly incredible experience from start to finish. Lovely atmosphere, attentive staff and a fantastic, varied tasting menu made all the more impressive by not being fixed thus being able to be adapted to cater for personal tastes and dietary needs. I’d really recommend having...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 January 2018

My mom and I went there in November, we had problem with the flight and didn't have enough time to try Chapter One and Patrick Guilbaud. So we decided to try Patrick Guilbaud because it is the only Michelin 2 star in Ireland and I...More

2  Thank Paris L
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27 December 2017|
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Response from Joan L | Reviewed this property |
It's always better to go to a nice place on your own than NOT go there, so yes, do it.
Chris B
22 February 2016|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I´ve only dined at the restaurant once, and then I saw people with everything from suits to denim. It´s fine dining so I will not recommend jeans, but if you must then at least wear dark ones and a shirt. Enjoy your visit :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 676 4192
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