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Thunder Road Cafe

Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 679 4057
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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Irish, International, Grill, Gastropub, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Fleet Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Thunder Road Cafe
1. Great Atmosphere, Staff & Food
"Monster portions of good food and great cocktails"
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2. Atmosphere Electric
"the service, drinks and amazing atmosphere of the restaurant"
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3. A+ Service!
"the service that makes this place stand out from other restaurants"
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21 - 30 of 842 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Popped into thunderroad with some friends last Saturday night. Atmosphere was brilliant with a live DJ playing. Had the bruschetta for starters which was very flavoursome and a great appetizer. The main event came then which was an unbelivable vegetarian burger(lots of great vegetarian options...More

1  Thank Conor G
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I went to Thunderroad cafe with some friends over the weekend and I would highly recommend this restaurant. The service was fantastic and in terms of food I ordered a burger which I believe is the best in Dublin, also a great selection of cocktails...More

Thank Sudhanshu P
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We came here at night because we had a very long day and just wanted something quick to eat so we could get back to our hotel and rest. Thunder Road Cafe was one of the few places in Temple Bar that wasn’t crowded and...More

1  Thank TJ H
Reviewed 23 May 2018

I don’t normally go to Temple Bar but I stopped off for a burger and a beer on the way to the train station. It was lunchtime mid week so it was fairly quiet. Service was good. Burger was very nice and the room had...More

1  Thank MurphCork
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Have been a few times in the past always hit or miss Good points Great cocktails Great fajitas Good for social with friends Bad points Too loud Chicken Wings bones no meat Always run out of stuff Not great for kids

Thank jenjen8537
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Really disappointing visit, overcrowded and extremely noisy. The staff seem overwhelmed when it was busy. We were escorted to our table and the menus tossed into the middle of the table. When we did get to order the starters came out very quickly but then...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 21 May 2018

When it comes to comfort food, Thunder Road Cafe is hard to beat. Stopped for an early dinner here while attending a concert in Dublin and couldn't have made a better choice. Burgers were excellent, service was prompt but not intrusive and the bill for...More

1  Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Ate here on wednesday last very bad sevice and tasteless food took 45mins to service a simple chips wrap and a burger being a chef myself i wpuld never eat in this place again told the waiter we were waitn so long for our main...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Thunderoad Cafe on Fleet Street This is by far the best restaurant I have been too from the strawberry daiquiris to the gourmet burgers and steaks this is a place you do not want to miss. I brought my mother and her friend on a...More

Thank davidjohnmccooey
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We went here for lunch and got sat right away. Our waitress Sarah was absolutely wonderful and she made us feel right at home. We enjoyed the restaurant so much that we went back the next day. The food portions are huge and the price...More

2  Thank Devin C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 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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