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The Chophouse Gastro Pub

#40 of 2,017 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 T102, Ireland
+353 1 660 2390
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Gurnee, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was on my list of places to try while visiting. I walked here in a Sunday night. Note they that are only open until 8pm on Sundays. It was pretty full and they only had one space left for a party of which I gladly took. The bartender came over and explained things to me. I asked for a... More 

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CHicago, IL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was the most delicious food our of trip. Shared the chicken & foie gras pate with a fruit compote. So creamy and piquant. Mmmm. THen I had their burger - the BEST I have had in ages! Thick, juicy, seared on outside, well seasoned on a brioche bun. My husband loved their steak. We shared the apple cake with... More 

Thank CynthiainChicago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just left the Chophouse having had one of the most wonderful lunches ever. Joe and the team were welcoming and helpful . The food was wonderful. Starters squid for me and prawns for dave I had the nicest piece of cod to follow. The last time I had such a fresh piece of fish was in Fishy Fishy in... More 

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Enniscrone, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever I am in Dublin (a half a dozen times a year) I make it a point to stop at the Chop House. I LOVE this restaurant. I stopped here the first time after seeing a segment on Anthony Bourdain's, No Reservations. I liked the interview with the owners, Kevin Arundel and his wife, and I liked what they were... More 

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Naas, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal. Starters were good size and tasted great. Mains again were good size, well presented and tasted great. Fish was very well cooked and fresh. Staff were excellent. Attentive and friendly, couldn't recommend this restaurant more!

Thank ferguswryan1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there on Monday evening and can confirm that a visit to the Chophouse is the best way to start your week! The staff are engaging, professional and funny, the food is well thought out, well sourced and beautifully cooked and the steaks deserve their star billing. I love this place. My mission for 2017 is to make wheaten... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time visit during mid week for dinner...hadn't come across this restaurant despite being in Dublin since May 2016, so a really good find esp as it's not in the City centre- a 10min cab ride out towards Lansdowne Road area. Food doesn't disappoint & was excellent- they're even coma around with the tray of meat to tempt you into... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hosted a business dinner here for some American clients, in fact from Texas. So bit if a risk taking them to a stake house but we had heard great things. It more than lived up to its billing. Great service steak was too quality and the Guinness was spot on.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Lunch on Sunday. Good value foe money (2 courses menu 25€ or 3 courses 29€). Food very tasty. Staff very nice and diligent. Cozy environment with comfy bright greenhouse style side. I will come back :-)

Thank Carolina M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We visited the chop house for the first Time on Saturday night - where do I start ! The food - absolutely delicious all 3 courses , chocolate biscotti to die for 👌🏻 Great selection of wine & service was superb ! The buzz in the chop house was electric - can't wait to go back again ! Special shout... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Gastropub, Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, British, European, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Shelbourne Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin D04 T102, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 660 2390
Dining Options: Lunch, Dinner , Private Dining, Reservations Please see our website

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?