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Great meal and atmosphere.

If you're looking for a good place to eat, this will serve. the slow roasted pork belly was spot on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jfox873
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Great vibe, can be loud

It's a great concept, turning an old bank into a restaurant. For it's look and feel the prices are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
adriesprong
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Curacao
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for a good place to eat, this will serve. the slow roasted pork belly was spot on good. The chicken liver pate and blood sausage both delivered as well. Really good food, great service!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jfox873
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great concept, turning an old bank into a restaurant. For it's look and feel the prices are decent. It can be noisy if you're not booked in the sesting above, we couldn't as it was busy, our fault for not booking early enough...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank adriesprong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my daughter to Dublin for her 16th birthday (her pick). He were directed to the Bank for lunch by the concierge at our hotel (the Westin). The hostess was very nice as she told us of a long wait for a table. We...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ppetros001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Sunday dinner which was delicious. The service was amazing. The waitress was attentive bringing extra gravy, stuffing, vegetables, yorkshire puds etc as required. Pub as name suggests is an old bank with high ceilings and is beautiful. We had a table up in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 12, 2019

The prices were very reasonable for great food and incredible atmosphere and decor. It is a pub and restaurant. We ate dinner and had a liter.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 44Greg
Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

A friend of mine reccomend we eat here so we did. The staff was super accommodating and even offered us to move close to the fire place after seeing our daughter was getting cold (sitting near the entrance, so we did). My wife had the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful place. It s good, clean. Try the 1st floor to enjoy the ceiling and the piano player. I ll come back there.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful interior, well worth a visit. Pianist tinkling in the ivories. The sandwiches which we had was shockingly poor - soggy bottoms and tiny, tiny fries. When I commented to the service staff, she tried to explain that that was the style. Pity.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank FatsterKat
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

We happened on this restaurant/pub at lunch time after visiting Trinity College. When you enter, the restaurant is beautiful! Don’t miss the ceiling with its beautiful stained glass. The service was quite efficient and servers were very friendly. This is a great place to stop...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kaye B
Reviewed March 12, 2019

The Bank is the first restaurant I ate at while in Dublin and the best one by far. The atmosphere is beautiful, worth taking a few photos and reading up on the history of the place. It's conveniently located near Trinity College on the way...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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January 25, 2019|
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You can walk in off the street without a reservation. We went twice, once with a reservation and once without. Depending on your time of day and day of the week. To be safe you may want to make the reservation. If you are... More
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