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ely bar & brasserie

CHQ Building | Stack A, Georges Dock, Dublin D1, Ireland
+353 1 672 0010
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Ranked #201 of 1,830 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $11 - $37
Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Irish, International, Brasserie, Bistro
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert, Private Dining
Description: A stunning destination for the lovers of food, wine and beer. In a 200 year old tobacco and wine warehouse, ely bar & brasserie offers everything from a relaxed family dinner, pre-theatre menus, private dining rooms and after work drinks. Our classic bar and brasserie menu reflects the best of seasonal Irish produce - organic where possible, with all meats sourced through the family farm in The Burren, Co Clare. Ely. Eldest.
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Johannesburg
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Loved the lively setting, service and the bar. The food looked great and it was good to spend some down time there in a relaxed but sophisticated bunch of patrons. Great drinks! Great location.

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Dublin, Ireland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Went there for a quick lunch with my baby and the staff couldn't have been nicer. The orders were quickly taken and a high chair was provided. I love the choices on their children's menu! And you can order kid's portions of adult meals for half the price. My brown crab and avocado salad was so good that my son... More

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dublin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Having fallen for too many poor wine tasting around town, let me say that the folks in Ely know what to do it right. Ely is a favourite of mine, being close to my job and not far from home. Everything these folks do, from service to food to events is outstanding. Nothing gets short changed. Ely is celebrating their... More

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Ireland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Nice building and staff who try hard but menu is limited. Service is good but this place really suits large groups / crowds. Our food choice (two burgers) was good and the wine list is fairly good. Overall, we wouldnt be going back there but if you are in the area and want to stay local its not bad.

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Chicago
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94 reviews 94 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Not only did the cab driver not know where this address was, neither did the people on the street. We finally found it, but thought it really wasn't worth the trip, mainly because the menu was not to our taste."Irish Modern"??? What's that? Young diners would enjoy this more---hip decor, but too dark for us. Service uneven.

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

went to this wine bar with a large group , about 12 I think and had the private dinning room downstairs. Very impressed , beautifully cooked food , I had a smoked maceral and crab starter followed by a lamb dish ( sorry can't fully remember it's name ) then a few shared platers of desserts. Excellent food and all... More

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Ithaca, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Didn't have reservatuions on busy night. Manager extremely helpful and found us a table in the bar area. Had a couple of small dishes. All delectable. Great wine list

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Ireland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I was hungry and rushing to the meeting today while I've decided to stop for a quick bite at the Ely Bar & Brasserie today. I walked in and there was a Receptionist sitting at her desk. As I've arrived, she looked at me without a smile on her face, I had to say hello first, and I've asked for... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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144 reviews 144 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

All looked very impressive and in a good location. In the event the service was OK, getting the order wrong, and the food not living up to the price tag.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I have been there on October the 2nd to celebrate my wedding! As venue, the Place revealed Excellent!Starters and main dishes were superb, same for the wines and prosecco! Location is amazing and people workin there were great and very patient!thanks Tamara!almost all if the guests were italian so you can really trust thus place!

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