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Bear

34/35 South William Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 474 4888
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“bavette” (18 reviews)
“fries” (39 reviews)
“crispy kale” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
34/35 South William Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a hard day onsite 4 of us visited The Bear after getting a recommendation form a local cabbie, it did not disappoint. Ordered the flank, both sets of ribs, onion rings and sides and everything was amazing. We tried ordering more but the lovely...More

Thank Karl G
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I visited BEAR a few years back and loved it, I came again recently and it was still great. The steak is excellent however you're ordering a steak only and sides separately so it does add up. The choice on the menu isn't huge however...More

1  Thank Gls154
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Disappointing food server not friendly. . Peppermint tea was good and salad. Wouldn't recommend this restaurant for familes.as we were paying the Bill the music selection was very abusive.

Thank Roisin C
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Second visit to good spot, happily the annoying DJ is a distant memory. Food is still good, the staff are attentive and the menu still interesting. We had selection of starters following by the bavette steak . all well executed. Recommended!

Thank tdowney98
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Have been to bear twice for brunch and the food is really nice and is good value. Menu is unique and some different options available. No frills casual spot, would return.

Thank vcampbe
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Not a bad spot to go for a quick lunch bite. Went for the steak and chips, very reasonably priced and a decent feed but won't blow you away completely. Priced correctly.

Thank GalwayPC
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We visited in a group of 9 prior to the Pro 12 Rugby final. Great quality steaks had, everyone very much enjoyed and decent service too. I'd happily go back for another!

Thank MatthewA3
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I went to BEAR with a colleague in July 2017 after selecting it through google maps. The menu is simple but very well executed by the talented chefs. The service was great and the advice given was spot on. The inside is a mix between...More

Thank salimsb
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Perfect place to eat till you drop, great stake selection nice open kitchen with massive grill. Very professional kitchen staff and super funny bubble front of the house staff. One of the best places for a meat lovers in Dublin.

Thank PaulQuigley80
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Have been looking forward to visiting Bear for a while.... Took my team here tonight, service poor ... difficult to get staff's attention to even order a drink! Starters amazing ! Main course steaks like leather !!! Won't return

Thank BarK1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34/35 South William Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 474 4888
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