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Tower Bistro

The Martello Hotel | 47 Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
012868000
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Ranked #13 of 49 Restaurants in Bray
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $22 - $32
Cuisines: European, Irish, Bistro
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Tower Bistro is one of Wicklow's top restaurants. Situated in The Martello Hotelon Bray seafront, Tower Bistro serves top class dishes all created by head chefKarl Clarke.With a diverse set menu available 7 days a week, Tower Bistro offers a uniquedining experience with the highest quality of locally sourced produce.
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English first
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

Great food, fast service and the staff couldn't do more for you!! Lots of choice on the menu, you can't go wrong with this place!!

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Sean L, Thank you for your great review. We're delighted that you enjoy the food at Tower Bistro. I will pass on your compliments to both the staff and chefs. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Robyn More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We tried the Tower Bistro on our recent trip to Bray. We were disappointed by the general atmosphere, more pub like than a restaurant. The food was nice but simple and the portions were generous. The service was very good, we received food timely even during a busy service, and the food was reasonable value for money by restaurant standards.... More

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Dear jp_bath, Thank you for your recent review. We're sorry you did not throughly enjoy your meal with us but we are glad that you found the service to be so good. We hope that you will return next time you're in Bray for an even better experience. Kind regards, Robyn More

Copenhagen
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

We came in to check out the room an reserve a table with a sea view. When we were leaving it was raining, so the waiter got us an umbrella. The food was very very good and it was excellent for the price. The waiters were very friendly. We can only recommend this restaurant, but watch out, the servings are... More

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Dear Reader0, Thank you for that lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your meal with us and the great view! We hope to see you back soon. Kind regards, Robyn More

Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I are both from bray and eat at the tower restaurant ever year for valentines day and also our annerversary. We have also said that the Martello is our favourite restaurant until last night however. Our reservation was for 9pm. We both ordered a ribeye steak. When our dinner came it was 9.50pm. We had no ordered... More

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Dear RobertaEthan1, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. We our always striving to improve our customer's experience and it is feedback like yours that allows us to do so. We are very disappointed about your less than satisfactory experience and would like to offer our apologies. We would really appreciate it if you could... More

Bray, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is a very good restaurant. Lovely views of the seafront if you are lucky enough to get seats by the window. Food is very good and very good value for money.

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Anne, Thank you for your review, great to hear that you found the food and the value to be great! The views from the conservatory are beautiful especially on a bright beautiful day. Looking forward to seeing you back with us again soon. Regards, Rachel Tower Bistro More

Clonee, Meath, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

saw it on the website liked the sound of the place and menu. Really nice salads.Staff were friendly.I will definatly book and stay her in the future.

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Niamh, Thank you very much for your review of the meal you enjoyed with us at Tower Bistro back in February! Great to hear that you really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere of the restaurant! Looking forward to seeing you back to stay or dine with us again in the future. Regards, Rachel Tower Bistro More

Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

ive only been here on two occasions once with my partner and once for my hen night as its easy to stay eat and go to a club all in one place. theres isn't a wide choice on the towers menu alone but what they offer is yummy its a little on the high side at 25e per person with... More

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi marie r, Thank you for your review, I am happy to hear that you have enjoyed your experiences of dining with us in Tower Bistro on two occasions. The food on the menu is indeed tasty and we do have some lovely tables which are perfect for either couples or larger groups. Looking forward to welcoming you back to... More

Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We were staying in the hotel and we had a meal deal, €20 pp. For that we got starters and main course and tea or coffee. The food was lovely; my better half had lamb shank, which was falling off the bone, and I had a big, beautifully cooked piece of salmon on basis and fennel mash, which was lovely.... More

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Management_Bray, Manager at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Grainne, Thank you for your review, I am delighted to hear that you really enjoyed the meal you had with us as part of an overnight stay package in the hotel. Looking forward to seeing you back with us in the future. Regards, Donal, Tower Bistro More

Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

Good place to eat Service can be mixed and price point isn't great (bit on the high side) Food is very nice Can be hard to get a table - booking required

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Michm123, Thank you for your review of Tower Bistro. I am happy to hear that you enjoy dining with us in the Bistro and find the food to be nice! It is definitely recommended to book a table especially at the weekends as we do book out. Looking forward to seeing you back with us in the future. Regards,... More

Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Have frequented this establishment many many times over the years and food always of wonderful quality and service superb. Last evening, two of us dined yet again at Tower Bistro, as always the wonderful personal service is a delight, but we had the meal to top all meals, it was absolutely delicious - You simply MUST visit and experience for... More

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Vivienne, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to hear that you regularly enjoy meals with us in the Bistro but that the last meal you had with us a few days ago surpassed all others :-) Looking forward to seeing you back with us in the near future. Regards Rachel Tower Bistro More

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