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SOLE Seafood & Grill

4.6
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830 reviews
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€51 and over
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Seafood
SOLE Seafood & Grill encapsulates the true taste of Ireland in the heart of Dublin, offering the ultimate dining experience for any occasion. A restaurant like no other; the chic interior is complemented by a stylish bar and tasteful food and drinks menu. Enjoy a warm Irish welcome in this stylish restaurant where the pleasure of fine wine and great food meets. From shore to soil, provenance is paramount in producing a menu full of show-stopping dishes such as the Captain’s Seafood Platter; a two-tier shared tower of grilled Irish lobster and steamed Roaring water Bay mussels, plus fresh oysters, prawns and Howth smoked Irish salmon, served with Guinness brown soda bread and traditional seafood accompaniments and sauces; or the Sole Meunière; a whole Dover sole, which is filleted at the table for you. Whatever the occasion, whatever your needs, we can assure you a memorable night of luxury and laughter at SOLE.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Clean menu provided to every guest
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Social Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
What 830 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
Food
4.7
Service
4.6
Ambience
4.1
Value
Noise · Moderate
91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Michael
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Ok so this restaurant is amazing the starters main courses and desert are unbelievable I had Dressed crab for starter turbot for main and passion ball for desert the oysters are amazing we are already planning out return visit

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ConorT
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent service, great atmosphere and the food was delicious

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OrlaB
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Anazing food, wonderful staff & great service. Lovely, relaxing atmosphere too.

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JoseM
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing food and amazing service. Antonio was such a great waiter and took amazing care of us. Definitely wi be back

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ElenaK
Dublin
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

The food and cocktails were of really good quality. The waiters were really friendly and eager to help.

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had amazing seafood for our family lunch and superb service provided by Leo. Will def be back, soon!!

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Dennis
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Perfect for a special occasion with great food atmosphere

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JackC
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Stunning food and great friendly service, quite pricey but great for a special occasion. Some of the finest dining I've ever experienced, would definitely be back

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LynnM
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Lovely Ambience. Excellent food and service. Shout out to Antonio our server. Couldnt have been more helpful

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Gerard
Dublin
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was great to be back at Sole. The food was excellent as always. A big thank you to all the staff for the great service.

Also their social distancing policy is excellent. There is ample space between table so diners can feel safe and comfortable.

We'd highly recommend Sole.

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was all amazing our waiter Emil was outstanding.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Second visit to Sole since lockdown ended ! Another fabulous evening ! Great food but service impeccable! Ante was the perfect host for evening warm and welcoming and fun ! Thanks Ante

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LisaM
Dublin
6 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Great food. Staff very friendly and efficient. Food very high standard. First meal out since lockdown and felt very safe. We’ll be back

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CiaranC
Dublin
5 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience4

Great food, good choice, nice interiors, good service, prices on the high end.

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martha
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Disappointed we could not get the early bird menu even though we asked for it, yet the table next to us asked for it when seated and received it.
I understand social distances but putting everyone in the same area when the rest of the restaurant is empty and you ask can you sit somewhere else does not make sense. These are the only things I could say were wrong on our visit, otherwise a very enjoyable experience.

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VytautasM
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 30 July 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

Nice food, great service, expensive but worth it. Will come back again

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Seve
Houston
9 reviews
Dined on 29 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Lovely dinner in a beautiful restaurant. Our dinner was simply brilliant. The service, honestly, was the best thing about the evening. :-) Well done - we'll be back!

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RoisinB
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Our meal was very good. The surroundings were nice but the service was outstanding. Our waiter Emil was very friendly and professional. Would recommend.

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BernadetteH
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We visited sole for the second time at the weekend. Even with all the restrictions in place due to covid the atmosphere was lovely food was excellent and service was impeccable. Will definitely be back soon.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 30 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such an amazing five star review of your time with us. We were so delighted to welcome you back for a second time and to hear you felt comfortable even with all the new Covid guidelines. We will pass on your kind words regarding the food and service to the whole team! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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CrabbyCris
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Had a lovely evening. Everything was excellent, especially liked the Tuna Tartar. The service was impeccable, great advice and excellent attention to detail from Ante which really made the night.

I took 1 star off for value as it is on the pricey side but we did get the lobster and the dover sole, 2 of the more expensive dishes. The bill came out at 200 including tip, thats for 2 starters, 2 mains, 1 dessert and a bottle of wine. 4/5 value is still pretty good, just not the type of place you'd go to if you are looking for really good value.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 30 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such such a wonderful review of your time with us. We are so delighted to hear you found both the service and the food impeccable, such a kind comment. I will pass on your lovely word regarding the Sole and Lobster to culinary team, two of our signature dishes. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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AlexisE
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our waiter Ante (I hope I spelled that right) was amazing. The food was great and very filling. I had the Norwegian king grab legs and I couldnt even finish it there was so much meat in the class. My husband was happy to help at that point. He had the catch of the day special and loved it. The place was very clean and the staff not only sanitized the tables, but the seats as well, after the guests left. Amazing. Will be going back many more times for sure.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 29 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful five-star review and for taking the time to share with us your recent experience of SOLE. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed yourself so much and felt completely safe and reassured in the restaurant. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Ante and the rest of the team. They will be thrilled you enjoyed the food and service so much! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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Erika
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was delicious! We had a very good time, the atmosphere was so nice, amazing food, we had a sea food tower with oysters and lobster which was amazing! The staff was so kind and professional. Emil is a lovely guy who was looking after our table all the time. The covid measures were well implemented, I felt safe. I highly recommend and I will definitely be back!

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Roisinj
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Another beautiful meal at Sole served by the very knowledgeable Ante. This was my 4th visit and have been served every time by Ante he is a brilliant waiter. Lovely food and great atmosphere during these strange times!

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 30 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review. We are delighted to hear you had such a great time with us. We will pass on your kind words to the whole team, especially Ante who will be delighted to hear. It is great to hear you felt comfortable and at ease with us! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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TaniaG
Yorkshire
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Wonderful food and service as always. We really missed our trips to Sole during lockdown and it was our first choice as soon as we were able to go out and enjoy a meal again. The social distancing measures and safety aspect was perfect, we felt completely comfortable and enjoyed every minute. Thanks to our great servers and to the fab chefs who prepared our food.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 30 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such an amazing five star review of your time at SOLE. We were delighted to be able to welcome you back and are delighted to hear we were your first choice. We will pass on your kind words to both the front of house and culinary team. We look forward to welcoming you back through our doors soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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DeborahN
London
4 reviews
Dined on 24 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Superb food , beautiful surroundings , nothing is too much trouble fir the waiting staff . Really enjoyable restaurant for a night out 5 stars ⭐️ I

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 29 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such an amazing five star review. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed everything so much. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to all the front of house and kitchen team. They will be over the moon to hear you had such a good time. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

Good visit and great service from the waiter, food was good but not great

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EmilyB
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This was without a doubt the best seafood I’ve had. Ordered the Sole meunière and it is worth the price tag. Service also very good and very friendly!

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 26 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such an amazing review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I will be sure to pass on your kind words regarding the our signature dish the Sole to all the culinary team. We look forward to welcoming back through our doors in the future! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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GrBb
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Early bird menu for first timers is a great idea! Excellent service.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 26 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at SOLE. We are so delighted to here you enjoyed your time with us and our early bird menu! I will pass on your compliments to the front of house team who will be trilled to hear! Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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DavidD
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 23 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Loved it. Great dining experience and food was top notch.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 29 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a great review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the whole experience! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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GaryL
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 22 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I will be back!😀
Fantastic food and great service!

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 26 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a five star review of your time at SOLE. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed the food and service. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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NeilS
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 19 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Leo was fantastic, so attentive, friendly and efficient. He made the experience so enjoyable.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 24 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave an amazing five star review of your time at SOLE. I will be sure to let the entire team, especially Leo know of how much you enjoyed yourself here at our restaurant! We look forward to welcoming you back through our doors soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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SeanR
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 19 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Wonderful late Sunday lunch. As background, our wedding reception was held there in Dec 2018, so we adore the place - indeed, it is ideal for a small party or wedding reception, thus we highly recommend it. So when we saw the venue had reopened, we decided to book, as Sole has a special place for us.

The food and service were excellent, just delicious selection of seafood and generous portions. We thoroughly enjoyed the meal, and hope to return soon with our elderly father (father-in-law). Thanks to all the team and, in particular, to the manager (Victor) for their hospitality and welcoming us so warmly.
Sean and Alan Davis

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 24 July 2020

Dear Sean, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a wonderful five star review of your time at SOLE. I am so glad to hear everything was fantastic and you continue to visit us at SOLE after sharing such an important occasion with us! I will be sure to pass on your compliments to the culinary team who will be delighted to hear you enjoyed your meal. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manage

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Nicole
1 review
Dined on 19 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Perfection as always. Staff are so helpful and friendly while yet so professional. Food was amazing, we had the Captains Tower for 2 and it was out of this world. Wine and cocktails were great. Excellent level of cleaning and staff constantly sanitizing the touch points.

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Claire
Dublin
4 reviews
Dined on 19 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a fabulous meal at Sole. The service is always amazing. There are so many great dishes to choose from which are always delicious. Nice wine list. Also there is a great early bird/early evening menu that is really great value. Food always tastes fresh and cooked well. The Norwegian King Crab legs are amazing! And for a light but fun experience the oysters and Chablis tasting is very nice! We’ve been many times and look forward to returning again.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 24 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave such an amazing five star review of SOLE. We are so delighted to hear you you enjoyed the service and food. We will pass on your kind comments to the front of house team. Also the culinary team regarding the Norwegian King Crab legs they work very hard to create dishes of the highest quality for our guests to enjoy! Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Top class!

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 24 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to let us know who your experience at SOLE was. We look forward to welcoming you back through our doors in the future! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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SarahF
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

If you like seafood put this on your “Must Visit” list!!!

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 24 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a five star review of your SOLE Seafood and Grill. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your evening with us! We will pass on your kind words to Leo and the rest of the team. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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AaronJ
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 18 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Loved it from the moment we arrived! Great food, great service. Perfect will be returning in the near future

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 23 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review of your experience of SOLE. We are delighted to hear you had such a lovely time with us! We will pass on your kind words regarding the food and service to the rest of the team! We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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MaryF
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Myself and my husband had the 'meal of a lifetime' on Sat. last. The staff were so welcoming and showed us to a very comfortable table (social distancing adhered to). The food and service was top class from beginning to end. Would highly recommend this restaurant and can't wait for a return visit.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 23 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave such an amazing five star review of your experience at SOLE. I am so delighted you felt comfortable and looked after while you were here. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to the front of house and culinary teams who will be thrilled to hear you had such a pleasant experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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Siobhan
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Its really reassuring to go to a restaurant with not only excellent food, but also taking coronavirus considerations really seriously. Our server Ante was wonderful and very considerate, the food and drinks were incredible and the hygiene standards 100%. Thanks so much, I highly recommend to anyone looking for a great, stress free dining experience!

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 19 July 2020

Dear Siobhan, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful five star review of your experience at SOLE. We are delighted to hear you felt comfortable in our restaurant and with the measure we have put in place. We will pass on your kind words to to all the floor staff, culinary team and most importantly Ante. He will be very appreciative of your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming back through our doors in the future! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea, General Manager

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Lauren
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a fabulous Saturday lunch at Sole! The service was fantastic and so were the cocktails.

SOLE Seafood & Grill
Responded on 24 July 2020

Dear Guest, Thank you guest for taking the time to leave a five star review of your experience at SOLE. We are do delighted to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us. We will pass on your kind words to the whole team regarding the service and cocktails. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards, Victor Nedelea General Manager

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SOLE Seafood & Grill is rated 4.6 stars by 830 OpenTable diners.

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