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Ryan's & F.X.BUCKLEY. Steakhouse

) #47 of 2,085 Restaurants in Dublin $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, Irish,
28 Parkgate Street, Dublin D8, Ireland
+353 1 671 9352
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Parkgate Street, Dublin D8, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very satisfied with the steaks , very very tender and tasty! but the crew were "grumpy":) when eating at such a place everything should be perfect! So my advice is : you might not find better steaks in Dublin, but you want it served with...More

Thank Madseng
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Ryan's which is the pub side; not at the steakhouse. This was the first place my wife and I tried fish and chips during a 3 week holiday in Ireland. It was the best we experienced. Great staff and great Guinness at...More

Thank wellschr
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great pub located a 2 minute walk from the Ashling Hotel. Really friendly staff & lovely food. Highly recommended

Thank nickyd200616
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just visited Ryans F X Buckleys on parkgate street in Dublin this evening. Myself and my partner wanted to see what all the hipe was about. Their steaks are ment to die for. To die for is not the word, when you see the...More

Thank Des M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Local oysters, extremely fresh, beef was exceptional and very well cooked. Also a fine selection of craft beer.

Thank Andrei Ciprian P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Famous Dublin old world pub that probably gets passed too often due to its location on the way out of the city centre. Very convenient to Heuston Station and an ideal place to eat if your taking the train or exploring the Phoenix Park close...More

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

9 adults + newborn. Phoned ahead asking was it ok bringing a newborn and they had no issue. Staff helped to bring pram upstairs and seated us all well in the perfect spot. Food was amazing, rump steak perfectly cooked. They had no issue when...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for dinner - rump steak and the mash potato. Excellent food, service and atmosphere. Ryan's is always consistently good and one of Dublin's gems. You cannot find a better place to eat

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Ryan's anytime in Smithfield. Always start with oyster, they're my favourite! Fresh open in front of you, what else can you ask for. Staff is very friendly and helpful. If I could I'll come everyday!

Thank Marta T
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We ate here on Thursday. We've visited other FX Buckley restaurants in the past but this was closer to our hotel. The food was lovely and the staff were friendly. The Cauliflower soup for starters was delicious as was the BUffalo Chicken wings. I would...More

Thank Jo H
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Response from bkcdublin | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Nice thought. Nice gentleman, who was affectionately known as " Bongo Ryan "
4 March 2016|
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Response from olivermccann | Reviewed this property |
Casual smart.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 52
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Parkgate Street, Dublin D8, Ireland (Formerly FXB Grill@ Ryans Parkgate Street)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 671 9352
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Ryan’s of Parkgate Street has been a landmark Victorian public house in Dublin since 1886 located at the front gate of the Phoenix Park. It has had many famous patrons thorughout it's years including George W. Bush Junior and Senior who both drank here together and also John F. Kennedy. Ryan's was bought by F.X.BUCKLEY Restaurants in 2006 and since then has been serving fabulous FXB quality food, not only do we serve our famous steaks but a full Gastro Bar menu which recommends the best beer for each dish.
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