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BANG Restaurant & Bar

#152 of 2,006 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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11 Merrion Row, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 400 4229
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon 17:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat 05:30 - 11:00
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice cozy atmosphere with little nooks and crannies where people cannot overhear a couple talking. Very enthusiastic staff looked after our needs very nicely.

Thank Zihuajim
Montreux, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked the separate room upstairs. All was great. Impeccable service. Try the lamb, tender and juicy.

Thank albert00766
Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice and comfortable place. The waiter was attentive and friendly. The dishes were delicous. We had a great time.

Thank Sabine S
Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The staff were very attentive and our waiter had a great knowledge of the wines on the menu. The food was excellent and the seating arrangment in the restaurant was superb. We were seated in the lower part of the restaurant.

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Perth, Australia
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were just a walk in looking for a nice meal and were very impressed with staff and quality of food. Nice selection of wines and good recommendations. Food was yummy. Just what we were looking for.

Thank JuJu300
Glasgow, Scotland
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

no it's really pretty nice. Skort but adeqaute menu. attentive service and lovely food. The velloute was wonderful and the duck was delicious. Pity they didn't do tanquery gin, but other than that no complaints

Thank Malky
Providence, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If they want to be top notch they'll need to improve (e.g., Etto a few doors down is quite a bit ahead of them). I composed my own four-course menu by selecting starters (there was no tasting menu available), and the dishes ranged from outstanding (the seared tuna with avocado mousse and black garlic) to out-of-balance (tortellini of short rib... More 

Thank Bertram M
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was at a business lunch here. The service was very good. I had the sole for main course. It was excellent. The pavlova for dessert was very nice. Worth a visit

Thank Drummer3
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been to Bang some years ago under previous management and had really had a good experience so when myself and my wife got a gift of a voucher for the tasting menu I was very happy and looked forward to going back. Firstly I found it difficult to find a time to book a table, I had booked... More 

Thank Paul R
Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last night at Bang was a special occasion for myself and my wife: only our second night out together since our first daughter was born, so we were very much looking forward to it and we were not disappointed. All of the waiting staff were very attentive and friendly. We decided just to order a bottle of red and our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
05:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Merrion Row, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 400 4229
At BANG we pride ourselves on exceptional quality and great value food, served in a stylish and relaxed venue. Lunch served Tuesday to Friday. Pre-theatre menu available 7 nights.

Whether you join us for a date night for two, a special celebration, or a private event we work to exceed expectations and provide an experience to remember.

BANG has consistently been listed as one of Dublin’s top rated restaurants with 2017 recommendations from The Michelin Guide, 2 AA Rossettes, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and more. Nominated in Irish Restaurant Awards for best chef and best service as well as best cocktail experience.

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