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Kimchi

#377 of 1,975 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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Parnell Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 872 8318
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Today
12:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I got the teriyaki grilled chicken, the chicken wasn't a breast but more thigh. Nonetheless it was very tasty and a good serving size. Staff were very friendly too! I'll be back

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Thank fr1992
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place actually surprise me as it has quite a good reputation on trip advisor however the truth is that the restaurant is pretty ugly all the walls and furniture is all worn out there's even graffiti in the men restrooms, no music is played in the restaurant so you have to eat in silence which in can be good,... More 

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Thank Roberto M
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

For 15e you can get sup and really nice hand made sushi. But most likely you will be hungry like me. Portions are small. But quality is very good. Not very well marked so look for hophause instead of kimchi.

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Thank Bartosz J
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I went there during the 2015/2016 Christmas period and was surprised I hadn't heard of this place before. The food was excellent, especially for the cheap price, and comes with a bunch of gratuities like miso soup. The drink selection is excellent and it's a great place to get some of my favourite plum wine. A great atmosphere, I highly... More 

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Thank DrMcSausage
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Been here many times and it's always been consistent with comforting foods. I like to order to Korean food, my favorites are soondoobu zigae, jeyuk, chicken wings(so crispy in a sweet sticky sauce) and bulgogi. I pass on their bimbimbap as its very mediocre. Their Japanese menu is ok, I don't like their nigiri. but I love and recommend their... More 

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Thank Chewytravels
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Had dinner in kimchi with a friend Saturday night. Small and quaint inside.i had chicken mandu for starter which was gorgeous. My friend had veg spring rolls which was also nice. We both had assorted sushi for mains. The main course was ok, good selection although I felt the pieces were a little small. I found myself wishing I had... More 

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Thank Lisa M
Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Kimchi is by far my favourite and most frequented restaurant in Dublin, simply because the food is consistently spectacular. I've been coming here every couple of months for the last decade and the food has never been anything less than superb.

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Thank Simona Y
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The place is simple, nothing special. The service is very nice and fast. The food is delicious. I tried Kimchi vegetable pancake, Bulgogi Bibimbap and Duck teriyaki, everything was perfect. The prices are honest.

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Thank Wanny F
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting Kimchi a couple of times a month for years now. There is a gang of us that routinely use it for get togethers as they have no problem seating 20 of us for a party. The staff are always good natured and helpful with menu choices. If I'm in the city on my own I like to... More 

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Thank Awareofthevoid
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I've been here a few times and it's great. Really nice bulgogi, dalkgalbi, and of course soju. All that's missing is some proper Korean bbq.

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Thank Peter K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parnell Street, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 872 8318

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?