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the arc bar

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liffey valley | liffey valley, Lucan, Ireland
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 2:30 am
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for carvery dinner mid week, food was ok nothing to write home about, was charged €3 for a jug of mi wadi that filled 3 small glasses of water.. Times Mus b hard since the nightclub closed.

Thank Mandy M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Brought my daughter for an early bird, food was delicious, very generous portions, staff were very friendly!!!

Thank airam1983
County Dublin, Ireland
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant here was very good the food was delicious. . The service from our waitress mags was magnificent she really know how to serve people.

Thank Ron T
County Galway, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

My husband and I had a fantastic lunch in the Arc Cafe recently. Staff were brillant and very helpful. Apple Pie was awesome.

Thank 17holiday1234
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous food I go every Sunday for carvery I have been for years, wudnt go anywhere else . Staff are lovely also use for work functions and the bar food is gorgeous 👌👌

Thank Christine D
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic carvery Sunday lunch today - turkey and bacon absolutely first class, vegetables and mash/roasties perfect too. Washed down with a lovely pint of Guinness - awesome.

Thank Maggiemagpie61
Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Went for dinner with a friend few months ago it was great ! Had Christmas party there last year , What a night

Thank Leona R
Midlands ireland
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Not good! Food was finishing up so we got the last of it. The chef was helpful at the carvery but the food was not good. Plates were cold. Food was cold and beef was tough. Turkey and ham was nice but cold. Toilets were in bad shape. Hadn't been checked in a log time. Lots of toilet paper in... More 

Thank Lusmagh1
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217 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

Called on the fri nite Marvellous , service superb , experienced staff , fantastic 2 course €20 offer Fish cake starter ,overly smell but the fish got lost in the potato , 2 mains a steak , very good and the chicken curry , extra spicy as requested , lovely food Desert ooooo so good , fab waitress , lovely... More 

Thank bigmacAntrim
Dublin, Ireland
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74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

This is a fairly standard carvery at lunch time. There is a good choice and food is well cooked. The service is excellent, both those serving food and staff at the bar. The supplier of each item is clearly displayed.

Thank dub24046

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Irish, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
9:00 am - 2:30 am
9:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: liffey valley | liffey valley, Lucan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Lucan

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