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Wagamama

Unit 4B, South King Street, Dublin, Ireland (South City Centre)
+353 1 478 2152
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Ranked #464 of 1,845 Restaurants in Dublin
Price range: $13 - $52
Cuisines: Japanese, Noodle, Noodle Shop
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: South City Centre
Description: Our story began in 1992, when we opened our first restaurant in bloomsbury, london. We wanted wagamama to offer the kind of fresh, fast food and relaxed atmosphere you get in japanese noodle bars. We've gradually grown into a much-loved family of restaurants that spans 17 countries our dublin's city centre restaurant opened it's doors in 1998, being the first wagamama franchise in the world. After several years we decided to spread our wings down south to cork city in 2005 and further again in 2010 to up north to belfast and back down to dublin's blanchardstown. Finally in july 2011 our fifth wagamama opened in dundrum shopping centre
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Dublin, Ireland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Although Wagamama is a chain, it is still nice and for the most part one of the healthier dinner/lunch option in Dublin. Staff are usually quite friendly, and service even at peak times is quick and efficient. Recommended, but at peak times there may be a queue for seating.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My daughter who has recently been diagnosed with coeliac disease was in town with school friends when they suggested goin here, she had resigned herself that there would be nothing for her to eat( would have a coke). Was delighted when she asked and a gluten free menu was produced! She had a chicken and shrimp rice noodle dish and... More

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York, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Great staff, easily available to help and advise on the dish options. Food was fast and nice! Kind of cool location also!

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Stopped here for a quick bite to eat whilst out shopping. Food arrived quite quickly and was very nice full of flavour and well seasoned. The only down side would be the prices. Thought €15 was a tad over priced for my dish. (Thai curry)

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The food was good and I don't have any specific complaints about the food or service. The reason for the 3 rating is that it just seemed overpriced for what you got. The restaurant is in the basement below a mall and has the feel of a food court. The food is equally nondescript -- our ramen was decent but... More

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Windermere, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We always visit Wagamama when in London or Dublin, everybody enjoys the food and it's a relaxing, unpretentious place. Service is always quick and friendly in our experience, the only downside is the bill - yikes!

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is one of my favourite places to eat in dublin. Consistently yummy food, love the teriyaki soba or the Katsu curry. The staff are really friendly.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

After hearing so much about this place I was kind of disappointed with the food when I went. I found that it was bland and didn't really have any flavour. I had the chilli beef ramen. However I'm willing to give it another chance and try another dish the next time I go because they do actually look good! The... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This is one of these little places you always come back to. I've been here about 10 times a year and each time I order the same thing, Chicken Katsu Curry. This dish is gorgeous and so filling. The little side salad they give on the side of the plate garnished with pickles really complements the dish. If your paying... More

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Dundalk, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Most times when I visit Dublin I would pop into Wagamama for lunch. The food is amazing, there's something on the menu for even the most fussy of eaters. The service is fast, polite, efficient & occasionally you may have to queue but I've never done so for more than 5 mins. The turnaround is fast but not in a... More

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