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Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud

The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 676 4192
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Family outing for long lunch. Restaurant is beautifully decorated, upgraded since last visit. Staff are excellent as one would expect from 2 star Michelin restaurant. Food was great..we choose from a la cartel menu. Desert was disappointing as could not find anything I liked..cheese board...More

Thank rossespoint
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were very excited to celebrate a birthday our first night in Dublin at Patrick Guilbaud, so we went with high expectations. The room is beautiful and the food was good. We had the 4 course tasting menu with wine pairings...….which is not cheap. The...More

Thank AOV88
Reviewed 2 days ago

We first ate at PG over thirty years ago, when it was a little place in Ballsbridge that we could walk to. Now, with a couple Michelin stars and in the Merrion Hotel, it's still a place to go back to. Food and service both...More

Thank Fran S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food and service at Patrick Guilbaud were impeccable, with a large waitstaff to provide the level of service diners would expect at the price. When we arrived, we were seated in the bar area, and asked if we would like Champagne prior ti being...More

Thank William N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We just had the most wonderful lunch today . The food was exquisite, staff were friendly, professional & very funny . We even retired to the terrace for drinks afterwards . Every course was exceptional but I have to say that the cheese board was...More

Thank walshsa
Reviewed 6 days ago

"The tables are flowers and we are butterflies". This was the philosophy of the maitre de of Patrick Guilbaud. The service we received was impeccable. Quietly efficient, unobtrusive, perfectly timed and our servers were unfailingly polite and knowledgeable. The meal was excellent and we were...More

Thank OzCanRich
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favourite Dublin restaurant no longer offers lunch on Tuesday and my second option was full. So thought would give Patrick Guillbaud a visit since it's been a while since my first. Warmly welcomed, sat for a pre lunch glass of bubbles whilst perusing the...More

1  Thank flynn1812
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm welcome at first place, good food generally. Wine are really expensive but great value. Negative point: the service which could have been better. 1 - No lobster was available. Big disappointment for my boyfriend who chose this restaurant for this dish. It would have...More

1  Thank Camille G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: - Beautiful food - every single item was delicious - Great service Cons: - I had mentioned food allergies in the online reservation tool and had to repeat them to the waiters. Yet, I was delivered two items I can't eat. - Patrick Guilbaud...More

1  Thank DBMilano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I rated this restaurant a 4, my experience was more like a 4.8. Let me start with my criticisms, which to be fair were small and to some, inconsequential. First, while I truly enjoyed perusing their wine list, my partner who prefers a cold...More

1  Thank SamMurrayWAL
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March 6, 2018|
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Response from Antony T | Reviewed this property |
You can assume it will be expensive - probably similar to the cost of the food.
December 26, 2017|
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Response from Joan L | Reviewed this property |
It's always better to go to a nice place on your own than NOT go there, so yes, do it.
Chris B
February 21, 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I´ve only dined at the restaurant once, and then I saw people with everything from suits to denim. It´s fine dining so I will not recommend jeans, but if you must then at least wear dark ones and a shirt. Enjoy your visit :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
7:00 PM - 10:15 PM
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighborhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 676 4192
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