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Firefly Steakhouse - CLOSED

4 George's Quay, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 401 000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
5 Nov 2013
“NEVER EVER Again, How is this place still open?!?????!!!!!!! RUINED our Night.”
5 Nov 2013
“Never again!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
4 George's Quay, Limerick, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 31 July 2013

I visited this restaurant with my family. It was very poor. Originally the restaurant had been the River Bistro, for which I had bought E200 vouchers as Christmas gifts for family. When we called we were told that the last owner had left in a...More

1  Thank emma c
Reviewed 27 July 2013

As a regular customer of their other restaurant The Red Onion I was keen to try the Firefly steakhouse and I was not disappointed! I've eaten here on numerous occasions over the last few months and the Starters are fab, top of my fav list...More

2  Thank Sweetbubbly
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Ate in this restaurant when it was over the redonion who own it. Worst experience. Went with groupon, food a disgrace & hostess didnt care. Wrote a letter to the owners, no response. Resent another letter, no response! A disgrace that neither owner could get...More

1  Thank jmeade101
Reviewed 11 July 2013

Having read some of the reviews on here I didn't know what to expect. I loved the river bistro but was willing to give the firefly a go. The Modern art on the wall and stone effect tiling was a break from the norm. The...More

Thank honestasalways
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Got a voucher from Pigsback.com and went mid week. It was busy and had a lovely atmosphere. They have changed the interior slightly from the River Bistro days and the tables are spaced out much better. Our waiter was very helpful and our starters of...More

Thank Hera08
Reviewed 14 June 2013

Finally, 4 of us had our much anticipated evening meal in The Firefly Restaurant this week. Small intimate Bistro, alongside the River, full at 7 pm., always a good sign! Inventive, unusual, well-priced Menu, so much to chose from ... so little time to decide!...More

3  Thank cararudy
Reviewed 4 June 2013

Having been to the Firefly's sister restaurant a number of times the Firefly was an obvious choice to try something new for a family birthday. With a group of 7 we were all well able to find something that we liked. Some of our party...More

2  Thank ciaralimk
Reviewed 31 May 2013

I ate here midweek with a friend, from the early bird menu. Having frequented the former restaurant I was shocked at the change in decor, we were firstly greeted by a chair with an old blanket and cushion thrown on it, and proceeded to take...More

2  Thank ladylimerick
Reviewed 10 May 2013

We had a lovely meal mid week, with great atmosphere and great service. We had purchased a Pigsback voucher for a 3 course meal for two, and it was exceptional value. The starters we chose were Bruschetta & Prawn Pil-Pil, which were both very tasty...More

3  Thank LAL1981
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Having been a fan of Firefly Bistro's sister restaurant (The Red Onion) I made sure I was one of the first to try out the new venue. And again, they have turned up trumps. The food here is so good, and so reasonable! On my...More

4  Thank AoifeMarese
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Good for
Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 George's Quay, Limerick, Ireland (Formerly Firefly Bistro)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 401 000
  • E-mail
As one of the city’s newly established restaurants the Firefly Bistro has a lot to offer those who grace its illuminated threshold.Overlooking the Abbey River, it is the perfect spot to stop and enjoy Limerick at its finest. Its modern interior is warm and inviting, boasting the stencilling art of Banksy on the wallsJust like its sister restaurant The Red Onion Brasserie the chefs at the Firefly are creative and innovative with food, illustrating just how possible it is to experience refined dining at austerity busting prices.A haven for any diner, the Firefly has an extensive menu that caters for all tastes and dietary requirements. So if you’re looking for something new the Firefly Bistro will not disappoint. Its signature dishes from our Surf ‘n’ Turf platter to our homemade ice creams will be the topping to that perfect night out.
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