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The Mongolian Barbeque

#116 of 1,979 Restaurants in Dublin
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South City Centre
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7 Anglesea Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 670 4154
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Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I were visiting Dublin for a few nights and came across this little gem of a restaurant by chance whilst in the Temple Bar area of the city. It truly was a unique dining experience we both thoroughly enjoyed, I like the option of an all you can eat buffet, not for greed, but for the opportunity... More 

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Thank Russell B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Popped in for lunch yesterday and had a super lunch, you choose what you want and it is cooked before your eyes. Really tasty and nutritious and great value for money at only 6.95 euro each. The staff were lovely too. A hidden gem in temple bar. Will visit again when I am back in Dublin.

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Thank Mary H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Every visit to Dublin now includes a visit to the Mongolian BBQ. There are additional hints now to help with your choice of sauces and spices and I have to say this helped. Also, being Vegetarian the big bowl of Tofu is a great choice. What was already very good just got better.

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Thank CelticFire
Bitburg, Germany
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Never been to such a Restaurant before, but we liked the idea very much. We found the Food fresh and tasty...

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Thank RTUNDF
Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good restaurant in the temple bar area. The early bird option is very good value, but I would go there anyway!! Fresh and tasty food which is prepared right in front of your eyes!! Would visit again!!

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Thank Hannah F
Zagreb
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Totally cool, best buy and so different from other choose-what-you-eat restaurants. The onyl problem is that you can mix so much stuff that you will probably choose too many. It is busy during lunch time. And only minus is that it is a bit food-smelly due to bad ventilation.

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Thank Hrvoje J
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This seems like a good idea. Choose all the ingredients you like and get the chef to cook them. Chose the noodles, then the vegetables, then went to choose the meat, but found the chicken frozen so solid that it couldn't even be separated. When this was pointed out to the chef, he said it was ok he was going... More 

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Thank Danny M
Wexford
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I hadn't visited in at least 15 years and really enjoyed returning with our 3 children. The staff were friendly and helpful. The food was extremely fresh and the food areas were kept clean and well stocked. Considering the age of the building it has been maintained well. I was impressed that the cashier asked first if... More 

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Thank Tam73
Maynooth, Ireland
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been hear with friends and work parties over last ten years. It never disapoints. The food is fab no question. The only thing they need to improve is the chefs preparing the food. Smile! It wont kill ya to acknowledge the customer. All in all i will def go back

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Thank Ashley P
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I just dont get this place. If you didn't know much about Asian food I think it would be a disaster. For instance my mother tried to put together massaman sauce with rice noodles and five spice, which would have resulted in a fairly disgusting combination if i hadn't have steered her away from this choice! Even if the flavour... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Mongolian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Anglesea Street | Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 670 4154
Description
Mongolian Barbeque is the name given a method of cooking used by Genghis Khan and his troops in the 13th century, when they would cook meat on their shields over an open fire! Now we use a cast iron grill over an open flame, and you get to choose your ingredients. We have a great range of meat and vegetables, spices and sauces. With prices starting from 6.90 Euro at lunchtime for one trip, Early Bird discounts and All You Can Eat options, as well as tempting side orders, desserts and great beer offers, how could you resist?!

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