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Thunder Road Cafe

Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 679 4057
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“ribs” (53 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“garlic bread” (15 reviews)
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Irish, International, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice American style restaurant and although very busy service was nice and quick, all staff were really friendly, the food was perfect with good sized portions.

Thank Pubcritic2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here the Saturday before Xmas and I have to say the staff were so accommodating. We had no reservation and they seemed to have all the tables set for Xmas parties but they kindly cleared one of the tables for us...More

Thank Yiamas15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a day exploring Dublin ended up here for some food. Menu choice was great and suited everyone in our group. They also do cocktails for 7 euros which are superb. My Fiancé and I ordered the curry which was delicious and the amount of...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is Dublins turn on a TGI Friday , the decor was biker and Americana but with all the busy tables music and lights it's a good comfy place to eat and they pull it off. I had the sirloin burger which was very tasty...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here many many times over the years. First time to do a review. This is a pretty typical American style themed restaurant. Motorbikes memorabilia, roadsigns et cetera et cetera. Many TV screens and music playing, perhaps a little loud sometimes. I Highly recommend...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thunder road cafe was definitely the highlight of my trip to Dublin! Situated in the temple bar area it always busy so I would reccomend booking as we had to wait over an hour however it was New Year’s Eve so we were prepared to...More

Thank c_lstokes95
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I had my work Christmas Party in Thunder Roads. Food was excellent. I had the Seafood Pasta with Garlic Bread. It was Fresh, Tasty and a Big portion. The Atmosphere was great with Christmas Decor and Music which really put us in the Christmas Mood....More

Thank TripingTara
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This is Dublin’s attempt at a sports/biker bar. And they failed. The décor is… interesting. And that’s the best part. The service was slow (not their fault I’m thinking. I’m American and have that American urgency about getting my food ordered and brought out –...More

1  Thank bluerog
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We’ve been going there for years and it always impressed, but this time not so much. Starters where ordered, 3 of them where fine but my own was terrible. It was baby back ribs, the saddest portion of ribs I’d ever eaten, they where smothered...More

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 27 November 2017

When we saw on the menu that you could have a mixture of bbq spare ribs and spicy chicken wings. We just had to order it! The wings were covered in some sort of vinegar based sauce which was vile. The BBQ sauce on the...More

Thank Nikki R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 12:30 AM
1:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 4057
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