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Pygmalion Restaurant & Bar

#1,094 of 2,105 Restaurants in Dublin
$$ - $$$Irish, , European
59 South Williams Street | Ground Floor, Powerscourt Ce, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 633 4479
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 South Williams Street | Ground Floor, Powerscourt Ce, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 282 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd bet money that the owner of this place inherited money and thought it would be fun to own a restaurant. He knows nothing about how to run a place and I have been on trips there where he spent 10-15 minutes at my table...More

Thank americanabroad999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, good drinks, bad oh so very bad music.... Very depressing. Still would come back if better music

Thank Orlaith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here this afternoon and opted for salads with added chicken. We also ordered prosecco (2 for 10euro). The salads were delicious- we were very happy with our meals. We were overcharged though and it was corrected- but do check your bill. We...More

Thank Missbasel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to go in with a friend and bearded doorman basically told me it was techno music and full of 18/19 year old which I found unnecessarily unwelcoming. I am 51 and my colleague 28, possible too conservativley dressed for his liking after driving up...More

Thank StreetmanTullamore
Reviewed 4 March 2018

great staff, pints 40%, coctails 2for1 special days, nachos rocks, didnt eat so much, not as restaurant classic style but serve food tough...had great nights with worldwide djs on dancefloor, not for anyone ;)

Thank mario g
Reviewed 4 March 2018

fter hearing great things about Pygmalion I was eager to try it out. So, yesterday myself & my boyfriend went to check it out. When we arrived there was no drinks menu on the table. No staff member approached us to take our order, (it...More

2  Thank Kelly G
Reviewed 25 February 2018

The food was great, it was presented beautifully, staff are very helpful. Great veggie options for my daughter. All in all a nice atmosphere especially if you sit outside.

Thank Karyn M
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Brilliant location. Cool atmosphere and brilliant food. This is a great choice of restaurant especially if you plan on staying for drinks. very cool bar.

1  Thank Robbie W
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Great place to sit in great surroundings. (Powerhouse) The menu was exciting and when my food arrived the flavours were absolutely superb. Very well presented and quite fast. The staff superb and lively and very friendly. I can strongly recommend a meal here - great...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a bar first, and a restaurant second. In fact, I wouldn't have even considered it a restaurant at all, if it wasn't for them calling themselves one. This bar attracts undesirables late at night and a student and hippy crowd, earlier in the...More

Thank Fiona A
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Questions & Answers
Karl K
18 May 2017|
Response from romac48 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if Pygmalion has a smoking area due to legal reasons as smoking in restaurants inIreland is illegal
Leah F
9 February 2017|
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Response from Lesley B | Reviewed this property |
only on the dancefloor as far as I can remember. I spent most of my time outside its lovely out there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 South Williams Street | Ground Floor, Powerscourt Ce, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 633 4479
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