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The Restaurant at The Schoolhouse

#339 of 2,086 Restaurants in Dublin}
££ - £££Irish, , European
2-8 Bothar Northumberland | Ballsbridge, Dublin D4, Ireland
+353 1 667 5014
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2-8 Bothar Northumberland | Ballsbridge, Dublin D4, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, plates are big regarding the price. Rapid service. Located in a calm area of the city. Historical building.

Thank Vincentonmove
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Breakfast very good. Perhaps change up menu slightly for dinner every couple of days. Staff could not be better.

Thank gvkwallsystems
Reviewed 19 October 2017

If you want to eat in an amazing setting then this is the place to go. It is like sitting in a chapel and having your meal. You can feel the history all around you. I cant take away from the food too. It is...More

Thank orla-teatime
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We have stayed in the hotel a few times now and we always love to eat in the restaurant at least once while we are there. Satff are great, very friendly. Food is just perfect. Well done to the head chef. And the room itself...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Strange thing this, but before I step into a restaurant I like to have a peer at the menu. There was a menu on display between bar and restaurant entrance and I was happy that there were a number of item that would suit my...More

1  Thank Robbiefromdonegal
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have had lunch many times but not for a year or two and I just found the whole experience just about satisfactory. Whoever came up with the brain child to have customers queue to make a credit card payment was not thinking about the...More

Thank pogrady
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Visited here last week, was recommended to our friends (with friends like that etc....) so we gave it a go.. First impressions were good, lovely large old room, tasteful decoration original beams and fixtures.. We ordered from the 2 course set menu...10oz steaks (xtra €5)...More

Thank PeterGriffin186605
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I heard the good reviews about this restaurant on Trip Advisor and thought we'd check it out. When we went in, they said they couldn't serve us because hotel guests might come down for breakfast and we could be in their seat....More

2  Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a wet grey Sunday in Dublin with my in laws. Had really lovely meal, service was excellent as was atmosphere. There were 4 of us and 3 had crab salad to start, all loved it! Others then had Salmon, Beef and Guinness...More

Thank Freda C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had a meal here with my husband during a city break. Choice in the restaruant is similar to the choice in the bar. Have eaten in bar on previous occasions. We both had lamb which was very tasty and tender - only complaint the meat...More

Thank quinlanjane
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25 August 2016|
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Response from Torgeir R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no it is not very far depending how fast you walk. You take the Shelbourne Rd. in the direction of the Grand Canal, you will pass the Grand Canal Hotel on your left before you pass the bridge. The School House is pretty... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-8 Bothar Northumberland | Ballsbridge, Dublin D4, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 667 5014
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