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The Lobster Pot

9 Ballsbridge Terrace, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 668 0025
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“lobster pot” (79 reviews)
“seafood” (64 reviews)
“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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9 Ballsbridge Terrace, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

During the Dublin Horse Show we were invited to join a group of friends at this restaurant - what a mistake! - Not the friends, they are great! Walking in I noticed that the carpet was stained and there was a heavy odour, but didn't...More

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Following the dublin horse show a large group of friends (12) and I attended the lobster pot for a dinner. The restaurant had a nice feel to it and we were seated immediately as we had a booking. The group selected various choices which were...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Booked well in advance. Disappointing service, food and value. Would not go again nor would i recommend the restaurent.

Thank Deisefilly
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a nice find in Dublin. One could not ask for fresher seafood and atmosphere. Service is 5 Star. Attentive staff from the time you walk up the steps to the dining room. Oysters were wonderful; as was the entire meal we had........Plan ahead and...More

Thank GuQu
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I wondered into this restaurant and immediately felt underdressed for such a nice and beautiful restaurant. Michael quickly welcomed us to come in as we were and said that anytime the wait staff is better dressed than the customers the food is...More

1  Thank alegends738
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent for coeliacs. All sauces were gluten free and staff were very attentive. Good value early bird with lots of changes to the menu easily done..

Thank KeyesIreland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Lobster Pot was not a restaurant you would recommend this you friends. While the staff were pleasant and attentive the food was atrocious. The setting and layout were nice and the outside menu looked temping is was not the best.

Thank rodkpage
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Visited the Lobster Pot on my birthday 4th July and had a truly wonderful old world charming birthday dinner! Michael is a national treasure ! Great experience & one to be repeated! Food fantastic too !

2  Thank Fimissymoo
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

My wife & I went there specifically to try out the oysters, got there at 5:40 on a Monday evening, went upstairs were seated and advised they were not open until 6, not a problem at all, we had a drink while we waited, we...More

Thank shanectd
Reviewed June 20, 2018

With all its foibles this is the last decent ‘remainer’ of the old timers here in Dublin. Whilst indomitable Tommy who with his effortless charm could sell coal to Newcastle was not in attendance we were nevertheless extremely well catered to by son Gary and...More

1  Thank 977mike
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christieaya
July 25, 2017|
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Response from Bready8 | Reviewed this property |
No it's not really for kids
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Ernesto P
December 15, 2015|
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Response from Maurice K | Reviewed this property |
No. It will be closed over Christmas.
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Angie B
September 1, 2015|
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Response from iccel53 | Reviewed this property |
The lobster was beautiful, tasted so fresh and was cooked properly. I would recommend it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Ballsbridge Terrace, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 668 0025
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