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Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud

The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 676 4192
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

.....but I join the chorus. MIchelin stars demand a superb amalgam of setting, service and quality of food. This restaurant does not have it . I see in another review that their service started off enthusiastically, but then tailed off dramatically. DItto...to the extent that...More

3  Thank dougaldawn
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Simply a flawless lunch. Excellent food with excellent service. It seemed all so effortless, a well oiled restaurant.

1  Thank mrfoodandbeverage
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Yes it’s expensive. Very . Got to admit though the food was flawless. Quiet simple the best food I’ve had this year . Amazing. Well done Patrick and all the staff !

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Another wonderful experience. Everything is parfait at RPG. It is our family’s restaurant of choice for a special occasion. This was our son’s university graduation lunch. We also celebrated his Christening, First Communion and Confirmation here (although his Christening was in the former building -it...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We wanted to celebrate a family get together and have memories to last a lifetime - Guilbaud’s excelled! Some Michelin Restaurants can be so professional as to be formal and stuffy...Patrick and his team have shown how it can and should be done. Absolutely perfect...More

Thank Graeme W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

If you want to enjoy the finest food, prepared in the most elegant fashion EAT at this restaurant! No cheap, but one deserves this special treat once in their life!

Thank Curtis B
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a must in Dublin. From the first step in the door till the last morsel Of Michelin star food... Amazing isn’t adequate to describe.. staff, service and ambiance 100%! Best value lunch. Thank you for the visit to your well stocked wine...More

Thank andiBelfast
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Business dinner when in Dublin’s with coworkers. Service starts as soon as you enter the building and never ends. Wonderful dinner but recommend the Fois Gras for appetizer and ask sommelier for a wine selection. For after dinner the cheese cart is a must! I...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We loved from the beginning to the end. Staff are very nice, great environment!! My wife ordered the Croquettes and it was the best. What a seabass I had. Delicious!!!! We both had Irish beef as one of our main. they were beautifully cooked. And...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 19 November 2017

i have only eaten here once before last night, but I will be back sooner rather than later. Everything from start to finish was superb. From the food, which was just outstanding, to the art, the theatre of watching the choreography of the wait staff...More

1  Thank Beaded
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26 December 2017|
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Response from Joan L | Reviewed this property |
It's always better to go to a nice place on your own than NOT go there, so yes, do it.
Chris B
21 February 2016|
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I´ve only dined at the restaurant once, and then I saw people with everything from suits to denim. It´s fine dining so I will not recommend jeans, but if you must then at least wear dark ones and a shirt. Enjoy your visit :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Merrion Hotel 21 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 676 4192
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