Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. Ireland, Republic of
  3. Dublin
  4. North County Dublin
  5. Cloghran
Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & Restaurant, Dublin, Dublin

Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & Restaurant

4.2
4.2
311 reviews
€30 and under
European
Welcome to Runway 28, where incredible food meets awe-inspiring views!

Situated on a rooftop terrace with exclusive front-row seats to Dublin's busiest airport runway, our restaurant is all about giving you a memorable dining experience. Our rooftop oasis combines elegance with comfort, giving you a laid-back and enjoyable experience.

Our chefs have gone above and beyond to create a menu bursting with flavours and using only the finest local sourced ingredients. From mouthwatering bites perfect for sharing with friends to fancy creations that'll make your taste buds sing.

So whether you're celebrating a special occasion, on a romantic date night, or simply in the mood for exceptional cuisine paired with plane spotting, Runway 28 Rooftop Terrace

Join us for brunch on Saturdays and Sundays, from 12 am to 3.30 pm, and discover a menu that celebrates the classics. From the rich and velvety Eggs Benedict to fluffy pancakes and golden waffles.

Make a booking

2 people

19:00


Booked 18 times today

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    €30 and under
  • Cuisines
    European, Tapas / Small Plates
  • Hours of Operation
    Brunch Sat, Sun 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Dinner Wed–Sun 5:30 pm–11:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (01) 866 7504
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive Chef
    Cian O'Leary

What 311 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.2
4.2 based on recent ratings
  • 4.2Food
  • 4.2Service
  • 4.4Ambience
  • 3.9Value

NoiseModerate

Diners' Choice Awards

  • Dublin

    Great for outdoor dining

  • Dublin

    Great for scenic views

  • North County Dublin

    Great for brunch

  • North County Dublin

    Child-friendly

  • North County Dublin

    Healthy

  • North County Dublin

    Good for special occasions

  • North County Dublin

    Lively

  • North County Dublin

    Most Booked

311 Reviews
  1. MickN

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 April 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    Ordered food my sons came out first the 20 mins after my wife got her and then Dey gave my meal to someone else by mistake den I had to wait another 20 mins for mine so we went out for a meal together but we all eat at separate times overall jst very for service especially wen it’s cost 100 for the meal
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded 5 days ago
    Dear MickN, Thank you very much for taking time to leave your feedback. I am very sorry to hear that you had an unpleasant visit with us recently. We always aim to deliver excellent service to our guests and it is obvious that we fell very short on our expected standards on this occasion. This will be addressed at our next service training so we can ensure that we can learn from this going forward I would love to be able to invite you in again to showcase the service I know that we can deliver to all our guests here Please feel free to email me personally on mboyle@runway28.ie so that we can discuss this further Kind Regards Mark Boyle General Manager

    Is this helpful?

  2. SineadK

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 11 April 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Slightly disappointed with the food for the price. Mac and cheese felt like it was reheated

    Is this helpful?

  3. Erinn

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 5 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful warm service on arrival. Food and was gorgeous, menu varied, thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Will be back.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 8 April 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  4. TracieH

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 3 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    A lovely welcome to a wonderful restaurant with spectacular views over the Dublin and Wicklow mountains to one side and Dublin Airport runways to the other. Perfect for our aviation mad teenagers. Food was wonderful and reasonably priced. Service was very friendly and efficient. Special mention to the celiac friendly measures taken to accommodate our son who was delighted to be able to have chips with his steak. Many thanks for a lovely evening. You'll be seeing us again.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 8 April 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  5. LauraM

    Dublin

    11 reviews

    3.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on 23 March 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Service and staff excellent, nice atmosphere, love the booths The food is okay, it would be nice to have a better variety of vegetarian options; pricey enough!

    Is this helpful?

  6. Jennifer

    Dublin

    19 reviews

    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on 23 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Staff were so lovely and friendly. Excellent service. Meal was enjoyed by all five ladies and the cocktails were delicious. Will definitely be back.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 25 March 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  7. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 17 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful restaurant, great view, friendly service and the food was delicious 👌🏻 will definitely return Thank you for lovely evening
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 20 March 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  8. OpenTable Diner

    Exclusive

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 March 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 4
    Food is inventive and in a lovely setting on the rooftop. But service was slow and lacklustre. Forgot drinks order twice.

    Is this helpful?

  9. Ruth

    Dublin

    9 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on 10 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Such a great experience as always, good was particularly good today and staff excellent as always, can’t recommend enough
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 12 March 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  10. AlmasS

    Dublin

    5 reviews

    4.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 8 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    All well except charged for non alcoholic cocktail option as much as for normal cocktail

    Is this helpful?

  11. gladysA

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 2 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Great ambiance, the waitress was exceptional she was very kind . The food was great too .
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 4 March 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  12. ShilpiS

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 2 March 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 5
    Food menu was very limited for vegetarian. Service was okay as the guy who was serving us seemed to be a lot in rush. Ambience was great. Overall an okay experience

    Is this helpful?

  13. RobbieD

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 25 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food , great staff and really nice outside area
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 4 March 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  14. NiamhM

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    First time there, food was very good, scallops to start were excellent, we had pork ragu and hake, both piping hot and delicious, quick friendly service - can’t fault it, want to return to try out the brunch menu
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 4 March 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  15. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 February 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 2
    The restaurant itself is beautiful especially watching the planes while you dine is lovely but we had a rude waiter which spoiled the experience for us so we wouldn’t return .

    Is this helpful?

  16. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 3
    It’s not that bad , it’s a nice place to chill , dinner and have drink

    Is this helpful?

  17. DubjetAV

    Leinster

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had the pleasure of visiting this weekend for the Valentine's package. The food was out of this world. From starter, main and desert we could not recommend this highly enough. That coupled with the amazing runway backdrop made this one of the best dining experiences we've ever had.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 4 March 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  18. HAMZA

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 15 February 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Service felt rushed but not bad. Got pan fried halibut, risotto tasted like perfume. Had to get food elsewhere after dinner. Nothing worth coming back for. Seating and ambiance was nice but not worth the money.

    Is this helpful?

  19. AnneRoseS

    Caribbean

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Nice restaurant. Good food. Excellent service. It is in the Carlton Hotel, so if staying there, it is on the 3rd floor.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 4 March 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  20. EveL

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Steak is very nice. Pork croquettes a bit dry but nice with the side sauce. Bon bon with the pork belly was delicious. Halibut with lobster bisque was also delicious! Really nice atmosphere and staff were friendly
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you very much for your gracious review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  21. KarlM

    Dublin

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 4
    The thing this place is lacking is good service. The place was not overly busy, but we still waited 30 mins before we got a drink and our order was taken. The mains we got were delicious and I couldn't fault it. When we finished we waited a bit before our table was cleared. At that point we were offered the dessert menu. Over 30 minutes later still no sign of the menus, so we asked for the bill. Disappointed with it

    Is this helpful?

  22. OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Gorgeous food! We were so impressed with adventurous menu I.e sambuca carrots, they were just delicious. The staff were so friendly. Highly recommend! It’s a hidden gem next to the airport!
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  23. OpenTable Diner

    London

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 21 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Really lovely brunch, with pleasant and helpful staff.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  24. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 20 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Very good menu with some interesting dishes, our server was beyond friendly and made us feel like we were very welcomed there
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  25. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 20 January 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Lovely atmosphere and decor but the food was not the best and it’s extremely overpriced. The staff were pretty friendly.

    Is this helpful?

  26. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 20 January 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    The menu has changed recently and there are less options, only opens at 1pm now so not really good for brunch. Best for indoor views of planes landing at Dublin airport though!

    Is this helpful?

  27. JenniferR

    Ireland

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 19 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Wonderful restaurant, amazing food portion size a bit small. So happy I went there, only thing it was cold so couldn’t sit outside but could still see the planes from inside so it was a win win. Can’t wait go back
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  28. PhilL

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 January 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 2
    Poor selection of dishes on Menu. Small portions. No view of planes. Disappointed.

    Is this helpful?

  29. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food is lovely and the decor and atmosphere is really nice. The staff are so helpful and attentive. The view is beautiful. I’ll definitely go again.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  30. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We were there for New years Eve. Everything was great, food was fantastic and also didn't have to wait long.Wine and cocktails amazing. Also Waiter always watched our table to make sure we not missing anything. After kitchen was closed ,all tables got served some plate's of snacks as compliments from chef on New year's! Thanks from both of us and Happy new year to all of you.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  31. AineK

    Dublin

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Waiting staff were very friendly, I couldn’t fault them. The quality of food is nice for the most part but the portions, especially the starters are absolutely tiny and extremely over priced for what they are. Waiting time for the main course was very long also. Cocktails were nice. Overall I would not return for the price you are paying for small portions.

    Is this helpful?

  32. DavidC

    Dublin

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 4
    Waiting over an hour for dinner, cocktails arrived differently each time, too weak or too strong, no consistency throughout. Ended up leaving at 11pm on New Year’s Eve which was utterly disappointing. Would not recommend to a friend or relative.

    Is this helpful?

  33. ChloeK

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The service here was a little slow but it was New Year’s Eve and they were busy which is totally understandable! One woman in particular, I don’t know her name was outstanding, no request was too big or small for her! The food was absolutely outstanding, I never had anything like it! Already planning our next visit here!
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  34. jenniferg

    Dublin

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 2
    For the price we paid for two mains, a side and two cocktails, it was quite average, The food was mostly bland, the cocktails were tasty but very little alcohol for the price. Atmosphere was nice, most of the staff were welcoming and friendly and our food/drinks came very quickly. Overall it was a nice experience but we found it quite expensive for the quality of food we were served

    Is this helpful?

  35. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Staff staff and again staff i would come back to any place where u always feel like home and Runway 28 can rely on people who is working there 200% Congrats to management i hope they looking after them cause without the people who gives 100% for the job they wouldn’t survive. Hats off for kitchen for the stake i could say one of the best i try in a long time traveling around the world. Facilities have a bit step up talking about toilets hard to get water from the tap and some tissues is missing but apart of that If u really want to feel like welcome and spend your good time go to Runway 28 u wont regret. Definitely recommend and coming back myself again. Happy New year to all people who serves us 🤘
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  36. KeoghLo

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 31 December 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Food was absolutely scrumptious. The flavours superb. Service good and attentive. Nice atmosphere and views.
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  37. QueenQuann

    New York City

    5 reviews

    1.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 30 December 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    We where very disappointed in our experience We went to celebrate having our wedding party in that exact room 7 years ago R waiter was terrible never interacted or asked was everything ok Was so rude at end too Other waiters and waitresses was chatting away to there tables but no interaction from our That is whole experience There was six of us and was only dying to leave after the dinner because of his attitude Not impressed at all put a complete dampener on our whole celebration

    Is this helpful?

  38. EdwinaN

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing experience at Runway 28 Rooftop Restaurant. Atmosphere was great, lovely views, impeccable service and even better food!
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

  39. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 29 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Overall experience was pleasant. Great service, lovely staff,very good ambience. It was amazing seeing planes land whilst having your meal. Only downside is the food, very bland! No flavors. Cocktails can be better too, tasted like a mocktail.

    Is this helpful?

  40. SoniaP

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great restaurant, food and great staff. Enjoyed ever moment!
    Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & RestaurantResponded on 6 February 2024
    Thank you for your kind review! We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Runway 28 Team

    Is this helpful?

FAQs

Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & Restaurant is rated 4.2 stars by 311 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

19:00


Booked 18 times today
Google Map for Runway 28 Rooftop Bar & Restaurant

Old Airport Road Cloghran, Dublin, Dublin K67 P5C7

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Area
    Cloghran
  • Hours of Operation
    Brunch Sat, Sun 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Dinner Wed–Sun 5:30 pm–11:00 pm
  • Price
    €30 and under
  • Cuisines
    European, Tapas / Small Plates
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    Hotel Parking
  • Public Transit
    Closest bus stops: 1628 and 1634Routes:27b33164141c27b16411641c27b334116
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Cian O'Leary
  • Additional
    Patio/Outdoor Dining
  • Privacy policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Impressum
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
KAYAK Logo
Agoda Logo
OpenTable Logo