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Roly's Bistro

7 Ballsbridge Terrace, Dublin 4, Ireland
+353 1 668 2611
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb pie” (54 reviews)
“kerry lamb” (30 reviews)
“thai fish cakes” (24 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
7 Ballsbridge Terrace, Dublin 4, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of my favourite restaurant in Dunlin. The beautiful and warm atmosphere. Great and tasty food, excellent service. Big selection of wine !Great location, close to city centre. Great classical cusine!

Thank Irina K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been here a number of times and always had a good experience, staff are always friendly and accommodating with requests, food great and would recommend the prawns!!

Thank DalyAdvisor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Party of 8 accommodated on a round table choose from 3 course menu and house wine came to €60 a head Food excellent especially their fish and chips. Roly chocolate sphere if you walked as it's molten chocolate poured onto a chocolate sphere. House wine...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been with my wife last Friday for lunch. Very good starters but both main courses were not. I ordered a medium rare fillet of beef and It was actually well done. my wife got the hake but there curry sauce and herbs were very much...More

Thank DarioStea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Roly’s is consistently very good. Have been coming here for years & it’s one of my favorite places. I don’t normally go for a dessert but I love their’s. Their prawns, also to die for

Thank KathT272
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can never go wrong with Rolys. The food and service is always great here, at very reasonable prices. Once you become a Rolys' customer you will always be one.

Thank JATINDER T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 1.30 on a Sunday and the place was half full. We were seated within a minute beside another couple who had their tea. We could hear the other couple say, ”this is ridiculous, it’s over 25 minutes now”. Anyway, we waited about...More

Thank markhend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eight ladies dined in Rolys on Thursday night arriving at 6.30 for the Early Bird! When we were given the Menus they were for the set 3 course dinner but after requesting the Early Bird menus they arrived and everyone was very happy with all...More

Thank Lynno43
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful lunch here food service and value for money Loved the bread and butter pudding and the pork

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with friends - haven't been here for many years and was expecting much better. Found the service to be a bit intrusive - the waiter was a bit too keen to upsell and refresh drinks - fishcake starters were really nice but the main...More

Thank Liam_GalwayBay
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Thomas E
15 November 2017|
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
Some restaurants do this and staff don't get much of a say in the practice. Not many people are aware however that the service charge is discretionary and you do not have to pay it. In the past I have asked for it to be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$52
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Ballsbridge Terrace, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 668 2611
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Description
Roly's Bistro opened in Dublin in November 1992 and quickly became one of the city's busiest and best loved restaurants. Its reasonably-priced menu and wine list together with a casual, light-hearted atmosphere made it an instant hit with everybody from romantic couples to families, from business executives to local and visiting celebrities. Today, a team of 27 chefs serve freshly-cooked food to over three thousand people a week without compromising on quality and standards. Fresh heated bread is baked daily in the bakery.
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