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Dublin Bay

320 S 16th St, Ames, IA 50010-8102
515-956-3580
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English first
Ames, Iowa
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91 reviews 91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

While the menu got pared down recently, it still has some very nice items on it. There is a cheese ball appetizer that is excellent, for instance. The size of golf balls, the cheese is mixed with leeks before deep frying. Not to be missed.

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Ames, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I have been to Dublin Bay many times and expect to continue into the future. This restaurant/bar has a unique setup and very interesting decorations linking it to Dublin, Ireland. They offer unique specialty beers with good body and flavor, as well as great ethnic food. Extremely good and different cheese balls. I strongly suggest this eating location for anyone... More

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Ames, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is one of our favorite places to go out to eat in Ames. The food is varied and very good. Service is friendly and relatively fast. Many beverage choices for whatever mood you are in. My husband will tell you it is cold so have a sweater or jacket.

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Ames, Iowa
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41 reviews 41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We have been here off and on for more than 5 years now. Thr food and service have declined rapidly. This last time was not good at all. The black and tans were delivered burnt swimming in grease. I had the fish and chips. The chips were also burnt and the fish was mushy not crispy beer battered. My husband... More

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West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

While I was a little disappointed in this restaurant, but I would go back again to try something else. My friend had the shepherd's pie and it was so peppery she couldn't eat it. I had the corned beef and cabbage and the cabbage was a little peppery, but still good. The corned beef serving was massive. I brought home... More

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Ohio
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74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The food is good. Nice service, Staff really nice. Easy to get to.We haven't had more that beers there for drinks with dinner and they have a great selection.

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Liberty, Missouri
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Top five billing in Ames Iowa completely justified. Easy to get to, good parking, a little dark inside, but that's part of the ambience. Food outstanding; wonderful, new flavors for us to try; helpful, pleasant, knowledgeable waiter to help us through the intricacies of menu items and later to chase after us to bring a sweater we had left behind.... More

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Illinois
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We went here on the recommendation of the staff at our hotel, and got a big kick out of the atmosphere and menu. So many fun British appetizers and entrees to try, and the beer menu was really extensive as well! I had the fish and chips which was really nicely prepared, and my son had the reuben which was... More

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Ames, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I didn't come here for dinner, but for a drink at a bar. First off I would like to say that I do not want to go to a bar where the barkeep is dressed poorly. I also do not like loud bars with a lot of people. If that is what you are looking for then this is the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My son and I stopped in for dinner. I really wanted to try one of the boxty's but it was so hot outside I couldn't think of eating something that heavy. So I had a rueben which was excellent. The marble rye was delicious and had a very generous amount of corned beef. My son had the steak and the... More

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Additional Information about Dublin Bay

Address: 320 S 16th St, Ames, IA 50010-8102
Phone Number: 515-956-3580
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Irish

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