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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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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We felt that this restaurant was over priced for the quality of food served. The service started off as being "over the top" but as the evening progressed it declined significantly.

4  Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We had a brilliant dinner in this exceptional Michelin two starred restaurant (only two star in Ireland). It is attached to the Merrion Hotel (a superb hotel), where we were staying. Everything about the restaurant is perfect. The staff is exceptional and endearing. We were...More

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a lovely, top of the line restaurant, with a matching price tag. But the food and service you receive is well worth it. You will feel out of place if you don't dress. No jeans. Not for children. Staff is attentive and food...More

Thank CAHT
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This is my favourite Resturant to eat in,it has the most outstanding food a work of art on the plate in front of u & infused with mouthwatering delicious flavours from the first course to the last & their own made truffles melted in my...More

Thank 931monas
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I was so looking forward to our meal in a two Michelin star restaurant. The room is beautiful and the staff superb. The food was good but not great. The presentation was lovely. My husband found his filet on the tough side. He didn't finish...More

Thank Carlotta M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I am not a chef, extremely wealthy or a self proclaimed foodie but I did visit this restaurant expecting excellence. I was not disappointed. The service was excellent and the atmosphere is fabulous. Patrick Guilbaud came to chat with us twice and was a fabulously...More

1  Thank Will L
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

40th birthday celebration. Not much to say except this is perfection! From the minute we entered to the minute we left we felt special. The chest of chocolate & caramel truffles at the end was memorable.

1  Thank Seamus30977
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Being a chef I enjoy eating out by myself in high class establishments, to learn how to things better and how to not do things. I was put at a table ehere it was so dark I was literally unable to read the menu which...More

2  Thank Kes L
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Upscale restaurant great for people watching great art and better food. Great choices for serious foodies. Excellent for celebrations for those who are willing to spend

Thank ltwiggs2017
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Whilst always formidable it is still getting better. The new layout (toilet upstairs) is excellent. This is a must eat place for special occasions, visitors etc. it is well worth a very specific journey . Just ask and it will be delivered with immense pride...More

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Chris B
22 February 2016|
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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, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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