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Tower Bistro

The Martello Hotel | 47 Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
012868000
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Ranked #12 of 47 restaurants in Bray
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $23 - $34
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
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
Senior Reviewer
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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19 reviews 19 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
17 helpful votes 17 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
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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

Richmond, Canada
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

The Martello is one of our favourite places in Bray. The food and service in the Tower Bistro is excellent. Highly recommend for dinner

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi SCrampton, Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us in Tower Bistro and would recommend going to dinner here. Hopefully we will see you again at some stage in the future. Regards, Rachel Tower Bistro More

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We live in the area & eat out as much as we can. We go to the Tower Bistro probably 75% of the times we are out. The food is great & the service brilliant. Highly recommend !

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Nolan913, Thank you for your review! It's great to hear that you are a regular diner with us at Tower Bistro & you find the food and service to be top notch. I appreciate your recommendation and look forward to seeing you back again in the near future. Regards, Rachel Tower Bistro More

Bray. Co Wicklow. Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Recently we had a great meal here. Lovely food. attentive staff, good wine list -not excessively priced, a good buzz around the place, very relaxing --no pressure to finish up quickly and leave. Overall an excellent dining experience.

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Management_Bray, Marketing at Tower Bistro, responded to this review

Hi Catherine, Thank you for your review. Great to hear that you really found everything to be of top quality including the food and wine on offer! Hopefully we will see you back again soon. Regards, Rachel Tower Bistro More

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