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La Bodega

93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
+353 1 497 5577
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (84 reviews)
“chorizo” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very friendly service, reasonably priced good food (from an extensive selection) and a decent wine list. Veggies are well catered for too with a number of options. The really nice feature to my mind is the space itself; nicely subdued, nicely lit and feels very...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to La Bodega last night. The staff were so friendly- always made eye contact and attentive. Great food - especially the patatas con chorizo. Wine list is very good and not too expensive. We had no reservation but we were not rushed through...More

Thank Noelle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here recently upon the recommendation of friends. Totally average. Expectations high but food was average. Mussels-tasteless. Beef- too creamy and lacked flavour. Bravas and croquettes like something you could order from a cheap bar menu. Having said that, service was excellent. Tables don’t lend...More

Thank BeeMM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I have to say we had a fantastic meal here. Food was faultless (6 tapas between 2) We were offered dessert but declined. The bill was settled and we were finishing our wine when we were asked to leave by Carlos who were later...More

Thank Smileybar80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great all-round experience here. The tapas were lovely, and there's a great selection of cold and hot dishes. The choice of a larger portion size is a great idea for sharing, like the tasty chicken wings. Good choice of wines too, but...More

Thank Niall O
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review Niall, partial to the wings myself.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited la bodega with my husband and parents. The service is fantastic. All the waitresses were friendly and professional. The food was amazing. Between us we must have had about 14 of the dishes and we all loved each and every one. The house white...More

Thank Nugget07
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Well, think that is right up there with the best reviews ever. Thank you. I’ll have to buy all the team a drink for that one.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with work friends and we were really impressed by the food. The menu had a great selection to choose from. As we were a large group the best option was to order a selection and share. The wine was also lovely. The staff were...More

Thank JenandNeil365
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Manager at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Jen, hope to you in again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a family get-together (11 Adults) at La Bodega restaurant (Tapas) located in Ranelagh village (15 mins by luas from Grafton Street). It was a wonderful Tuesday evening for our family. We ordered a vast selection of tapas to share and enjoyed them very...More

Thank sonyamsonyamsonyam
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sonya, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are all delighted to hear you and your family enjoyed your night

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Hi, we went to la bodega last night after just looking on Google for a restaurant in ranelagh and ended up being really really pleasantly surprised!! The atmosphere in the place was lovely, the staff were attentive and the food was really delicious!! Also it...More

Thank maaeve
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review, always good to hear

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I was recommended this place by a few friends, however I was never a mad fan about tapas (I tried Salamanca a few times) however this place managed to full surprise me, we didn't book just popped in, staff ware so welcoming, then was the...More

Thank Cristina S
LaBodegaTapasyVinos, Owner at La Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Cristina, our chefs are delighted to hear you enjoyed the food so much. Come back soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Ranelagh Village, Dublin D6, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 497 5577
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Traditional and Modern Tapas cooked by our four Spanish Chefs. Now that's authentic tapas.
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