BANG Restaurant & Bar
We enjoyed our meal. However we felt pressured by the waitress to get desert even though we only wanted two courses. We also felt that the wine service was overly attentive resulting in added pressure to purchase more wine.
Overall we had a very pleasant experience and are likely to recommend and return in the future.
Food was excellent, service was very good overall, attentive without being intrusive. The atmosphere was good except it was somewhat cramped and we were often nudged to move our chairs so people could get past. Other than that we had a great time and it was a good experience for my first-year hospitality students to learn from and enjoy.
Our waiters were very friendly and attentive. We were the youngest people there by far and they made us feel welcome and eased any feelings of intimidation we had. I would definitely recommend to a friend. Bang should be proud of their wait staff and overall service
Bang never fails to deliver. The front of house staff are excellent.
Greatfood & drinks. Superb & attentive service. Excellent suggested wine pairings with entrees. Outstanding use of Irish meats and produce. Desserts were a little too deconstructed for our liking, but good nonetheless. Overall Best Dublin dining experience.
We had a late lunch today and only had raw oysters and pea/garlic soup. It was excellent. Great, personal service.
A favorite place every time in Dublin.
Appreciated a call to come earlier since it would have several large parties at 7 pm.
So we went at 6 and finished when a large tour group arrived along with some other large groups.
Avoid this by not going on Tuesdays since they now have a tour group then.
We had a great lunch here on our second day in Dublin. Apps and entrees were delicious. Jennie delivered awesome service! I would go here again in a heartbeat
Always have a lovely time whenever we come here. Just amazing service and food - thank you so much!
Had such a lovely night in Bang for my husbands birthday. The staff are amazing and the food was delicious. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and we are really looking forward to going back again. Thanks to all the staff in Bang - you couldnt have done more for us, Tara and Dan :)
The food was extremely good. Starter, entree, and dessert, along with cocktails and wine pairing. Servers were friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.
We enjoyed 2 dinners at this excellent restaurant. Warm brown bread to start our meal with excellent salads and tuna. Our group loved the gnocchi, halibut, steak and lamb.
All the entrees were delicious. Attentive service and complimentary Prosecco. Loved Bang!!
Excellent food the service was really good and the ambiance was lovely. We really enjoyed it and I would highly recommend.
Booked for 8.30 sea
The most delicious food we had in Dublin so far with a very pleasant and professional service. I could not recommend this place more.
Really great experience, they looked after us with the utmost attentiveness. Thanks to Anil, and also the guy with the ginger beard. You guys were outstanding!
-Maruf Rashid & Fam
An extremely busy Friday night however we managed to secure a last minute table and we were tucked into a cosy corner by the stairs. We had an enjoyable evening and the food was very nice and the service also knowledgeable and prompt. Would definitely go back.
We were seated next to the bar, which was very dusty and there wasn’t alot of space to sit or move comfortably. We were a group of four and 2 of us ordered a steak medium rare, the stake came well done. Now this is something that can happen and really didn’t upset us at all. But the way the mistake was handled was an absolute no go. They took only the stakes back, which meant two of us were eating and finished long befor we even got our stake. It took them about 30 min to bring us the new stakes. In the mean time they brought us other dishes that we didn’t want and Prosecco even though 2 of us didn’t drink any alkohol. When the stakes finally came we both only ate half of it because we were now full since the others shared their meal with us. When the server saw that, he seemed a bit upset and when he brought us the check and explained that he didn’t charge for the stakes and for the Prosecco (which btw we didn’t even drink) he was rather unpolite and acted as if it was our fault. Now I want to say mistakes happen and that really wasn’t the issue, the only problem was how poorly they handled the situation. Also I want to point out that I had a stake the next day in a pup and not only was it perfectly made, the quality was also way better. So honestly I’m really wondering why they have a star, or maybe they just got lazy after the got the star.
Thank you for taking the time to respond. We are so sorry you were not happy with your experience with us. We have reached out to you privately to remedy the situation.
Service was excellent. Staff polite and welcoming. Overall a nice, restaurant, excellent food. Good value for money.
Thank you Richard for for such a lovely review.
Excellent meal and service. Complimentary champagne as there was a hen party present who were a bit loud but didn’t bother us overall.
Thanks Emma - we are so glad to hear you enjoyed.
We arrived and we immediately given the option where to sit upstairs or downstairs. It was explained that downstairs was kore vibrant at this time so this is where we choose.
The starter was indeed lovely I had the croquette and for main I had the Lamb rump. Absolutely fabulous tasting dishes.
The waitress was very friendly and always topped up our drinks without asking.
I would dine here again and recommend it.
We went for our anniversary and had the 5 course tasting menu with matching wines, the food was incredible and the wines matched the dishes perfectly. Service and atmosphere was lovely.
Thank you for your review. Delighted you enjoyed the tasting menu.
Bad, Bad Bad. Dreadful service from the start. I dont need to be told five times before I get a menu that you need the table back in two hours. Waitress was unfriendly and had to ask everytime for service. Food is average and bad value for the price. If you want to charge €150 for two people including one glass of wine and a bottle of sparkling water you need to provide a better experience than this !!
We are so sorry to hear you had a bad experience with us at BANG. We have reached out to you privately & hope to remedy the situation.
Food was absolutely outstanding. This was our second time to Bang. Had to make one last stop before we leave Dublin.
I go to Bang a lot but was a bit disappointed this time. Their grilled broccoli was more about the goat cheese mousse than the broccoli and their garden salad was far more bland than I remember. I'm hoping I caught it on a bad night.
We really enjoyed our evening at Bang. Was a really nice way to celebrate our anniversary of 4 years and we appreciated the glass of fizz we got. The staff were amazing and the food was incredible. Perfect place.
Wow, thank you for such a lovely review! Delighted you enjoyed your anniversary with us.
Seated at 17:15 food did not arrive until 17:55, the food itself was OK, steak was cooked as ordered but overall it was just OK, I felt it was overpriced for what we received, there is far better places to eat in Dublin, probably would not return.
Thanks for taking the time to review. We are so sorry you' weren't happy with your time at BANG. Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback. As per our private reply we look forward to hearing from you.
Restaurant and service were great. Portions are too small though! If we were really hungry we would have stayed so :)
Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We hope you join us again.
We went to BANG restaurant on Saturday evening for a pre theatre meal and wee shocked to hear staff planning to sell glasses of wine to customers which was not the wine they had ordered and would pay for! A very memorable and appalling experience. One that we won't forget.
We are so sorry you've had this experience at BANG. Thank you for taking the time to provide this feedback. As per our private reply we look forward to hearing from you.
Whilst the the decor was nice, the ambience was awkward and felt like a wake at a funeral. The one speaker funnelling music into the room sounded more like an annoying teenager on the back of a bus with no headphones. Our Waitress was not overly familiar with the menu and was not able to offer recommendations. She was also unfamiliar with the offer menu we were dining on. My partner and I are not picky eaters, at all, but the food we were served left much to be desired. The paired cocktail choices on offer are advised against and don’t arrive too hungry as there is quite a wait between courses. Very disappointed considering the good things we have heard of Bang.
A beautiful evening with a wonderful meal and lovely service
Thank you Frank. We are so happy to get this feedback :)
Chose the Winter menu with a free glass of Prosecco for €37.50 which was great value. Delicious food served in a relaxed ambience with attentive service. Would recommend for a quiet, romantic meal for two.
Thank you Edel. Glad you enjoyed the Winter Menu.
Great food ! Brilliant atmosphere would highly recommend
Amazing food, the tasting menu and wine flight were superb.special occasion so we we were also given a complimentary glass of bubbly
Wow. Thank you. We are delighted to read this lovely review.
Had the tasting menu.. it was brilliant.. will be going back to have this experience again.. food/ service was perfect. All for a good price
Wow. Thank you for such a kind review.
Food was absolutely outstanding! Service was great and ambiance was lovely and reasonable prices . Couldn’t fault any part of the experience... highly recommend it!!
Thank you for a lovely review.
The staff were all very professional and friendly. The room was very nicely decorated. The food was absolutely fabulous and I can't wait to go back again.
Thank you Janiel.
Excellent all round, staff couldn’t do enough for us
Disappointed with service, menu choices and value for money. We hadn't been in a while and were looking forward, but wouldn't go back. Main courses were the only enjoyable element. Staff more interested in talking to people they knew rather than being attentive. The old restaurant always had a buzz, but there was no ambience at all. Admittedly on arrival we were told there was a problem with the lighting in that they were too bright! Staff shirts/blouses were stained, didn't look professional. Very disappointed with the experience.
Good service and it looks like it’s a good place for business dinner as all the surrounding people were on their business dinner except myself and boyfriend.
The winter menu was nice and affordable!