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Bijou Restaurant

46/47 Highfield Road | Rathgar, Dublin Dublin 6, Ireland
+353 1 496 1518
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
46/47 Highfield Road | Rathgar, Dublin Dublin 6, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Excellent food
"Excellent food and service. Loved the atmosphere and decor."
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2. Great Brunch
"Great brunch. Very relaxed atmosphere especially for a family"
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3. Nice meal
"It was one of the best eating experiences I have had in any restaurant"
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11 - 20 of 357 reviews

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Have been before and food was excellent however didn't find the food as good this time. Had scotch egg with Venison and Black pudding, I think I could have made better myself. Woodhouse pigeon was just ok also. Mains were nice. Staff very friendly and...More

Thank kazk20172017
Reviewed 26 November 2017

It's been a while since my last visit to Bijou. There were mixed responses when it was suggested as the venue for the Faithful to Our Trust (FOT) mothers' pre-Christmas night out. Some claimed standards had slipped, others were more complimentary. The basic requirements for...More

Thank Uranus7
Reviewed 23 November 2017

My niece was conferred today and my sister wanted to mark the occasion with dinner for the family of which we are ten. What a fantastic evening we had. An 8pm booking on Thursday meant we qualified for their Early Bird "specials" all evening and...More

Thank marcella f
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Had a group dinner on a busy Saturday night. Staff was welcoming and service was good. Tried different dishes including fish and everything was fresh and great quality. Would absolutely recommend particularly if you're staying near Rathmines.

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I’ve been living in Rathgar for just about a year now and I’ve passed bijou frequently but never went there for food. I HABE BEEN MISSING OUT. I had pan fried hake with a chickpea stew and chorizo which was delicious! A bit confused as...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I ate here last weekend with 3 friends. The service was great, there was a good selection on the menu and the food was to die for! I had the chicken liver paté to start, followed by an 8oz Fillet Steak (done to perfection) and...More

Thank Crispy1001
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

8 of us ate here recently. We were upstairs and it was a busy Saturday night. We had good service good food good beer and good wine. It was good value in a really good atmosphere. No need to say more.

Thank keithcairns
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Such a wonderful place to have lunch. Beautiful decor, amazing food and such helpful friendly staff. Could not find fault with this place. They do a really good deal of at lunchtime for €10 for quick bites. Also have a great evening restaurant too. Fantastic...More

1  Thank bobbymolloy
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Had a delightful early bird here with my friend. Generous portions, tasty food and attentive service. Great local spot.

Thank JMBFDublin
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Pretty good quality food and wines, service is great, really enjoyable. Desserts are to die for, make sure to try.

1  Thank Maria S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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