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Brimstone Steakhouse Bar & Grill

Riverpoint Building, Bishops Quay, | Bishops Quay, Limerick V94 WC6A, Ireland
+353 61 469 000
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (138 reviews)
“ribs” (30 reviews)
“mussels” (15 reviews)
Irish, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Riverpoint Building, Bishops Quay, | Bishops Quay, Limerick V94 WC6A, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I ate here for the first time on Tuesday of last last week. The food was really poor. Her fish dish was tasteless and my ribs were tough and also tasteless. They looked like beef rather than the advertised pork ribs. We...More

4  Thank Paddy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was outstanding! Everything cooked to perfection. Staff were very friendly and had good knowledge of the menu and could help with deciding what to order. Decor is comfortable and very elegant layout and what a view of the river!

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 15 August 2018

good food, good menu, got what I wanted, the service was good too, friendly staff, and great location overlooking the river

Thank Caioncola
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Food was very nice and everyones dishes were served together. The waitress were very nice and attentive. There was a few small children there and they were well looked after. Had lovely cocktails made by Donagh who was very knowledgeable and friendly. Try the hurricane...More

Thank Joseph O
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Brimstone is a restaurant/ bar on the river with a difference a balcony ! This place is very deceiving , the bar & restaurant downstairs is very comfortable & roomy but they have more seating upstairs with fabulous views high ceilings & an outdoor area...More

1  Thank jackie f
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great food, great service. Large portions and very filling meals. McKayla and Georgia did an awesome job acocmodating our picky family.

1  Thank mckennacoughlin
Reviewed 24 July 2018

food very good, surroundings a little old, loved the cocktails , staff wonderful very friendly .enjoyed the evening

Thank bernice-bbf
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Myself and 5 friends went to Brimstone last weekend for meal. After ordering, we had to ask at three separate occasions could we order drinks and have water for the table. Eventually, we had to order our drinks while eating our starters. When our drinks...More

2  Thank Barry L
Brimstone_Steakhouse, Owner at Brimstone Steakhouse Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Barry, Thank you for your review on our food being excellent, I have no words to say but sorry for the service. We are training in new staff at the moment but that’s no excuse. I am extremely disappointed that clean up started before...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

After touring Scotland and Ireland for 13 days & dining on great local dishes, we were thrilled to find Brimstone Steakhouse so close to our hotel. Their 4 course menu for 35* was confusing, but we chalked this off to our unfamiliarity with the local...More

2  Thank jacksonlorence
Brimstone_Steakhouse, Owner at Brimstone Steakhouse Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Dear Jackson, Thank you for your review, yes I reply to every negative feedback as honestly as I can rather than just saying sorry, and of course defend our reputation each time. If you look through all other social & review forums we get a...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Very expensive food without the matching quality. Had to ask the waiter to clean what was a very obvious dirty table before we were served the food. Steak was not cooked how I ordered it. Very little else on the plate (mash&veg). Actually left the...More

1  Thank Henry A
Brimstone_Steakhouse, Owner at Brimstone Steakhouse Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Hi Henry, Thank you for you personal feedback, Brimstone Steakhouse is one of the favourite restaurants in limerick for a lot of people, from well known rugby players, other restauranteurs & chefs. That’s because our steaks are of top quality. I appreciate it wasn’t cooked...More

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Questions & Answers
30 October 2017|
Response from Brimstone_Steakhouse | Property representative |
Hi Jeff, It's a personal taste really, but I would recommend the potatoes as they do complement the Duck. David
30 October 2017|
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Response from Brimstone_Steakhouse | Property representative |
Hi Jeffery, They are slow cooked on the bones for 24hrs, so they literally fall off the bone. But they are served on the bone.. Kind Regards, Dave (Head Chef)
26 September 2016|
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Response from Brimstone_Steakhouse | Property representative |
Hi LadyShiv, Of course we can organise that. You can contact us on 061469000 to talk further. Kind Regards, Keith
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 41
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riverpoint Building, Bishops Quay, | Bishops Quay, Limerick V94 WC6A, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 469 000
  • E-mail
Enjoy the most amazing and unique cocktails downstairs at the beautiful FIRE Cocktail Bar before you head upstairs to enjoy the stunning views overlooking the Shannon at Brimstone. Enjoy the widest variety of steaks in Limerick, carefully selected from local craft butchers and prepare for one of the tastiest experiences of your life. At Brimstone we specialise in freshness and taste. Every dish from appetizer to dessert will set your pallet alight. #EatDrinkChill #InfuseTheNight
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