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Stunning Space!

We stumbled into the Bank Pub after viewing the Book of Kells and the Long Room at Trinity College... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great service, food and ambience

Food was contemporary twist on traditional Irish food - fresh, fun and great. A terrific bar with... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Girlfriend and I sat at the bar for drinks and dinner. Was literally the best service we had received outside of the US ever. The bartender was outstanding- made excellent cocktails, friendly, attentive and offered good recommendations on the food. Some food on menu was...More

3  Thank Everywhere44
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 14, 2017

The restaurant is extremely nice and particular: classy but modern, a good mix. The food, despite the really poor menu, was good and at reasonable price. What really hurts is the staff. Waiters rude and not polite with almost anybody. We had to quarrel twice...More

1  Thank costel187791
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled into the Bank Pub after viewing the Book of Kells and the Long Room at Trinity College. The bar was a welcoming respite from the hustle and bustle. We had great good with nice drinks. The service was solid, too. Stop at the...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Food was contemporary twist on traditional Irish food - fresh, fun and great. A terrific bar with great energy and a lovely crowd

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Reviewed October 2, 2018

You walk in - it is noisy, packed and a bit overwhelming BUT DONT LET THAT PUT YOU OFF AT ALL. The service is amazing, they find you a table, the table service is quick and the food outstanding, despite how busy it is. The...More

Thank h0ward16
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My wife and I had a wonderful lunch at The Bank on September 25, 2018. The former Bank interior is original, beautiful and massive; the sea food was fresh, tasty and elegantly prepared. Our server a french woman was pleasant, helpful and engaging. We had...More

Thank Allen W
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This building was originally a bank and the high ceilings and character of the original building including the vaults in the basement have been retained. The decor is modern and plush. Always busy with a welcoming atmosphere and a mix of business people,tourists, sports enthusiasts...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Went here for a quick bite after consuming several pints at the Temple Bar. If you are in the area, please check it out. The pub is located in an all Bank and is absolutely beautiful inside. The food burgers and sandwiches were fine and...More

Thank wconnor
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in early on a Friday afternoon and it was quite quiet Enjoyed two Irish gins, Dingles Gin & Berthas Revenge, both of which were very good Decor is stunning Service very efficient & friendly By the time we left it had filled to capacity

Thank Rotiman1
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

I had the fish and chips as one does when in Ireland, and on my word were the good! Excellent batter crust, cod cooked superbly, fries cut to “normal” size and not steak-sized. The tartar sauce could use a bit more white wine vinegar to...More

Thank Frodomania
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

The first sight is amazing ! Beautiful ceiling and decoration. Service horrible , the worst toilets of Dublin! Want to be the best ???? Long way to go for the staff

Thank catherines198
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Stopped here for lunch. Very reasonably priced, food was very good, and can't beat the building itself. Great pub.

Thank Karl K
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