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Olesya's Wine Bar

18 Exchequer Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 672 4087
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fondue” (7 reviews)
“cheese plate” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
18 Exchequer Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 216 reviews

Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

The Camembert cheese fondue and pate are excellent. The pasta with salmon was perfectly cooked and well balanced with the salmon, A rib eye steak was prepared exactly as requested Excellent varieties in wine

Thank Achongc
Adrien R, Gérant at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2017

Thanks you very much for the review . I will make sure the lady's in the kitchen get your feedback .

Reviewed September 15, 2017

We just wanted a light lunch, we really enjoyed the gourmet sandwiches, the service was very professional and pleasant.

Thank SusanPDublin
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

Much appreciated Susan ! I will make sure that your waitress get the compliments ! Come over for the dinner when you feel hungry enough , people says the food is lovely as well !

Reviewed September 12, 2017

Spend time here, do not rush, Big choice of wines by glass or bottle, food recommendations are duck, lamb chops, camembert, cheese plate , risotto, siberian ice cream or rosemary ice cream, typical french atmosphere, good coffee, our new go to place, went three days...More

Thank LilwenLlewellyn
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

Thanks very much for the review ! Should we start a loyalty club ? I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed and relax in our venue. Its all about it !

Reviewed September 7, 2017

We got a table at Olesya`s quite by chance. We loved the pleasant and relaxed atmosphere, the friendly service and we enjoyed the food. We had a nice bottle of wine, not too expensive. All in all a great experience!

Thank 810ingridpl
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us ! Thanks for the good review, and we hope to see you back soon !

Reviewed September 6, 2017

I have benn to this place a couple of times and I really liked. Great selection of wines (highly priced as nomally happens in Dublin!) and good plates of cheese selections to nibble. The waiters are in general very helpful and kind. I personally love...More

Thank traveller_non_stop84
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

Thanks for the love ! We do try to create a special ambiance, Jazz and good service are the keys !

Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Bagged a great table in the window and revelled in the exciting menus. Ordered a bottle of wine and food. Waiter came back five minutes later to inform they didn't have that specific wine. We asked for a suggestion of a similar quality bottle and...More

Thank dion_dublin
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Hi Dion, I would like to thank you for taking the time to review our venue. I'm really sorry to hear about your bad experience as we’re normally known for our exceptional attention to details, service and great wines. I'm personally disappointed and regret that...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017

Spent the weekend in Dublin - great atmosphere with lots of tourists enjoying the pleasant weather. My wife and I, without a reservation, decided to 'try our luck' again with this wonderful restaurant around 8:45pm on Friday night (25 August 2017). Guess what? We were...More

Thank Danny G
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

Thanks A lot for the review Danny ! I will make sure that Carlos get the compliments for the service !

Reviewed August 26, 2017

a refreshingly intimate place in the center of Dublin. There is a small menu, providing lovely snacks and platters. The choice on the platters is enough for one and a half man, and if you can´t finish, they will wrap up what is left on...More

Thank gk174
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

Thanks a lot for the review ! Yes we do understand that some of our plates or platters might be too much , and we do not like to throw ! We hope to see you back soon !

Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a coffee while shopping, great spot to watch the world go by and well placed for all the shops.

Thank Charlie L
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

For a break with a coffee or a glass of wine its definitely the spot ... Even myself when its quiet i lost myself watching the funky exchequer st in movement ! Thanks for your review Charlie .

Reviewed August 12, 2017

We stumbled across Olesyas by accident looking for somewhere to have a late breakfast/brunch, we were greeted by Fabio who was excellent, he made us feel very welcome and you know when you get that service that makes you feel special well that's what we...More

Thank L0rraineS
Adrien R, Manager at Olesya's Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2017

Much Appreciated review ! We do put as much love in our brunch the weekend as in our A la Carte menu the week . I will make sure to tell Fabio About your good words, Im sure he will be thrill .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Exchequer Street, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighborhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 672 4087
  • E-mail
Description
Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Wine Bar, Platters. Monday to Friday a la Carte and Lunch menu available, Saturday and Sunday a la carte and Brunch menu. Sunday to Thursday early bird available. Lunch 12:30 to 5:00 pm. Early Bird 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Brunch 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.
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