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The Sideline Bar & Bistro

) #372 of 2,077 Restaurants in Dublin ££ - £££ , European,
The Croke Park Hotel | The Croke Park, Dublin Dublin 3, Ireland
+353 1 871 4444
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Closes in 23 min
18:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Croke Park Hotel | The Croke Park, Dublin Dublin 3, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Last Saturday a group of us were at a catholic conference in Croke Park and we landed unexpectedly and without a booking in The Sideline Bar and Bistro. It started off with six of us and there ended up being around sixty people from the...More

Thank Shaunaf1991
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Shaunaf1991 Thank you for your recent visit to The Croke Park, and for completing your online review. Thank you for your kind comments on the staff. The team here pride themselves in delivering passionate and enthusiastic service. They will be please to know their...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food good but Service slow. The restaurant was not exceptionally busy but we were waiting quite a while. The food was tasty when it arrived, if a little dry, but I didnt complain so i must have liked it!More

Thank Tadhg Ó
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Tadhg Ó Allow me to express my gratitude for your recent visit to The Croke Park. We aspire to make all of our guests visits enjoyable. Unfortunately, on this occasion we did not succeed. Your feedback is valued, and assists us in understanding where...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We have been here a few times and it is always the same - excellent service,nothing is too much bother and the food is always great. The staff keep an eye on you and are there before you need to ask. Obviously great for Croke...More

Thank mpgm63
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Dear mpgm63 Many thanks for taking the time to post your review following your recent visit. I am delighted to read you had a wonderful dining experience in our ‘Sideline Bistro & Bar’, and will be sure to pass your kind comments onto the team....More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Food was good, but not a lot of selections, bartenders and servers were quite good and always in a good mood.More

Thank Al P
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Dear Al P Allow me to take this opportunity to thank you for your recent visit to The Croke Park. The team here at The Croke Park work extremely hard in providing all of our guests with professional and intuitive service. They will be delighted...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Fish and Chips with a properly chilled Guinness ... I was in Irish heaven. Service a bit slow but food was very good.More

Thank Craig N
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Dear Craig N Many thanks for taking the time to post your review following your recent visit. I am delighted to read you had a wonderful dining experience in our ‘Sideline Bistro & Bar’, and will be sure to pass your kind comments onto the...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We stayed at the hotel. We ate 4 of the 5 nights here at the BIstro. First breakfast is really good and fresh. Dinner is good (Scampi, salads, fries...all great). The service is iffy though if you sit in barroom. Sometimes have to wait a...More

Thank Steve H
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Steve H Thank you for taking the time and effort to record your valued comments regarding your recent stay at the Croke Park. Our guest feedback is very important to the overall running of our hotel and affords me the opportunity of reviewing and...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We are at the Croke hotel our last night in Dublin mostly because we were too tired to go back out-- what a great surprise!! We sat in the more casual bar area close to an enormous and cozy fire and had our best meal...More

Thank Liz R
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Liz R Many thanks for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read you had a wonderful dining experience in our ‘Sideline Bar’, and will be sure to pass your kind comments onto the...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

After a long day I was hungry and since I was staying at the Croke Park I ate at the Sideline Bar. I ordered scampi and skinny fries. I was expecting good but I got really good. It's probably the best scampi I have had...More

Thank ShaneMcDonald
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Dear ShaneMcDonald Thank you for your feedback regarding your dining experiences in our Sideline Bar and I am delighted to learn that your dinner experiences were all most enjoyable. Our Head Chef John Sheridan draws on the finest local fare and seasonal produce to create...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great choices and very attentive staff, fantastic buffet breakfast ! Kitchen were accomadating for my 2 fussy kids!More

Thank Louise K
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Dear Louise K Thank you for choosing to stay with us here at The Croke Park. My team and I were delighted to read that you enjoyed your evening spent in the ‘Sideline Bistro’, and thank you for your kind comments on the staff and...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Peter was so kind and helpful. Took the time to show us around, talk to us about the local places, the sports, what we should be visiting, and ensured our time at the bar was perfect! The bar tenders were also kind, enthusiastic and efficient....More

Thank Alina-VinnieTravel
Sean R, Manager at The Sideline Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Dear Alina-VinnieTravel Please allow me to take this opportunity, to express our thanks for your positive comments regarding your recent stay with us at The Croke Park. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the service delivered by all of our team especially...More

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Ann H
24 May 2016|
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Thanks. I'm going to the concert and would like to get some food before I go in. I'll give them a ring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
06:30 - 10:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Croke Park Hotel | The Croke Park, Dublin Dublin 3, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 871 4444
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Description
Our chefs work with the freshest natural ingredients to produce modern European dishes that are both healthy and heavenly. And they do it on centre stage, generating an informal, café-cool ambience in which the sideshow never ends.At the Sideline Bistro and Bar, stylish surroundings and a tempting choice of dishes make for a unique, informal atmosphere at this Dublin restaurant, which is hard to beat. Our Coffee Bar will brew whatever you need to hit the spot.
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