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Bijou Restaurant

46/47 Highfield Road | Rathgar, Dublin Dublin 6, Ireland
+353 1 496 1518
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
French, Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
46/47 Highfield Road | Rathgar, Dublin Dublin 6, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

It's such a pity. The restaurant is lovely. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The atmosphere is warm and conducive to having a nice meal with friends. And that's the problem. The meal isn't nice. I've been to here a few times. The food always...More

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

When we rang this establishment, staff member was very cordial and helpful. We were going to be late on arrival so we called and explained our delay. This was no problem, which was nice to hear. On arrival (on a Wed evening) it was busy....More

Thank HaroldMcManus
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was treated to dinner by two of my friends. It was one of the best eating experiences I have had in any restaurant. Its a cosy little place with indoor and outdoor tables available. The food was fantastic. We started with the mussels which...More

Thank keegan_9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the entire family out for a nice dinner a few weeks ago, and found that the restaurant doesnt really cater for the younger ones. Had been there many years before and had really enjoyed it, but now its not teh same standards.More

Thank GaelicKaz
Bijou R, Gerente at Bijou Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, I am really sorry that you didn't find enough selection in our menu specially designed for kids. As we aim to be a family friendly restaurant, we currently have 2 starters, 4 main courses and 2 desserts on our kids' menu that aim...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Food good. Value early bird if the price was fixed. Majority of dishes require a supplement, seems a bit disingenuous to advertise an early bird menu and then almost every dish costs more.More

Thank Luxury-holiday-lover
Bijou R, Gerente at Bijou Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback and we are really happy you enjoyed the food and atmosphere here. We understand your point about the six items on the menu that require a supplement on the Early Bird. This is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were part of a large party and I have to say the service and food were both excellent. The host and all the waiting staff were very friendly and more than helpful. The decor is nice and modern and there's even an outside terrace...More

Thank SilesheilaR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good decor. Any decent early bird meal is extra.Hygenic. Nice staff. A little bland. Soup bordering on tasteless. Only fair to say it's only fair fare and overpriced.More

1  Thank John O
Bijou R, Gerente at Bijou Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback. We understand your point about the six items on the menu that require a supplement on the Early Bird. This is due to the fact that we choose to use only fresh products...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food. Early bird had a lot of supplements though, that was disappointing but a great restaurant with a lovely atmosphere .

1  Thank Joannon
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

My daughter treated us to breakfast at Bijou for Father's Day on Sunday. My son joined us. The full Irish breakfast was like a dinner!! Absolutely delicious. A word of congratulations to staff member Derek who, when heard the voucher had not arrived, offered to...More

Thank foxfordcat
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Four of us really enjoyed an evening here, a busy Saturday on the bank holiday weekend. Great , tasty well cooked food, generous portions too -one dessert between two might have been wiser! I was particularly struck by the care and attention of the staff...More

Thank emerpaschal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$47
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46/47 Highfield Road | Rathgar, Dublin Dublin 6, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > Rathfarnham
  • Neighbourhood: Rathfarnham
  • Phone Number: +353 1 496 1518
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of Rathgar village, Bijou is a bistro in art deco style with an outside terrace perfect to enjoy a drink & relax. We source local & fresh products to serve what are now signature dishes. Our style is relaxed, open and friendly. Come for everyday’s lunch, weekend brunch, our famous 3 course evening meal or anything in between!
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