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Rotana Cafe

31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 475 9969
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“falafel” (17 reviews)
“baklawa” (5 reviews)
“shish taouk” (5 reviews)
Opens in 4 min
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had my graduation party here on Friday with twelve friends. The food was excellent, service was great and there was a lovely atmosphere. I would recommend this restaurant highly.

Thank mkenny2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cosy get together for my Sister's 50th Birthday Jakki had a meat platter and humous and pitta bread and I had a vegetarian option both with rice and I had a beetroot humous. Jakki and Mum shared the dessert and Jakki had a mint...More

Thank Carol Patricia O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with some friends on a Sunday evening, had a mezza plate each. Baklava was delicious with mint tea for afters. Wonderful food, great service, really great value.

Thank Ciaran264
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

17 of us ate lunch there on Sunday last, the occasion being my mam's 81st birthday. Starters were wonderful and the service was top notch. Overall another super visit to this Lebanese stalwart and we'll definitely return.

Thank Meddle1071
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Very happy with our meal. Enjoyed the moussaka and our vegetarian starter and the staff are very pleasant. We will be back again.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Food Amazing! Mezze one platter and the chef’s special chicken with rice was just the best. Very tender meat.

Thank samantha_sarah20
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I've been to Rotana Cafe earlier today with my partner and I would highly recommend this restaurant. I absolutely loved the food, especially the lentils soup. Service was great also, the waiter was friendly and professional and prices are incredibly competitive.

Thank Carlos P
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We ate in Rotana on Saturday night. We had 2 vegetarians in our group, so finding somewhere suitable for us all can be a challenge. But my word, this place made everyone happy. The falafels were the best I've ever had and their creamy garlicky...More

Thank Sinead37
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I have been to Rotana a number of times but I have never written review. But I had food there last night and it was absolutely delicious. Staff very friendly and atmosphere was lovely. Very good value for money so it’s ideal for a midweek...More

Thank CoilinC
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to this hidden gem of a restaurant for nearly 8 years . Every time we come here it feels like the first. Simple understate decor, extremely friendly staff and not to mention amazing authentic Lebanese food .best fafals I have ever...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 South Richmond Street | Portobello, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 9969
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