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Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Our staff will be wearing face coverings. To ensure the safety of other visitors and staff, all guests are required to wear face coverings. Within our restaurant’s face coverings must be worn by customers when arriving to and leaving their table. In line with Irish government guidance, groups can consist of no more than six people from three households.
- Surfaces sanitised between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
- Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
- Contactless payment available
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waiting staff wear masks
Had a good evening here, food was good so was the beer and the service was excellent, will definitely be back again
Very pleasant outing -- most welcome mid Covid-19.
This is my second time to their our door area and it was fantastic. Staff was nice, food great and did a good job of following COVID19 guidelines. Can’t wait to go back
It was great. We had a really good time. It’d be wonderful if you keep doing it after the pandemic.
Came here for night out great ambience staff were fantastic great selection of drinks a food.
Food was very tasty very good value for money worth a visit highly reccomend
Great ambience and atmosphere. Really lovely setting. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable. Food was just mediocre, drinks more than made up for it though. Really great set up Re covid regulations, we felt very safe. Looking forward to a return visit!
Fantastic experience. Staff were amazing. Couldn't do enough for us and were so knowledgeable about the food and drinks. The food was sensational. All felt very safe and unhurried. Great job by all.
Very friendly and efficient staff.
Pints were great.
Chicken wings not great.
Overall,very nice evening.
Felt very safe there re Covid. Great atmosphere.
A super fun place for a casual dinner. The food is good but the drinks are better! I would highly recommend getting half pints so you can try as many different drinks as possible.
Hi Joseph, Thank you for this great review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. I agree - it’s a great shout to get the half pints to try the different beers as they are on a rotational tap so you might not get the chance to try them again!! Hopefully we’ll see you again in the future! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Highly recommend for nice quiet social drinks with wonderful food to go along with it during these difficult days
Hi, Great review - thank you very much. Delighted that you enjoyed the food and hopefully the beers too. You’re more than welcome to come back any time! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Very good .. staff were so happy and happy to help .. chatty and friendly... food was amazing .... something different to the usual resturant food ..
Hi Ciara, Thanks for this great review. Thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us at the Guinness Open Gate Brewery. Some great feedback about the staff and food - i’ll make sure to pass on your lovely feedback to them and the chef - they’ll be delighted. Thanks again and hopefully we’ll see you again! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Really great / very covid responsible
Will be back very soon
Hi Shane, Thank you for this great review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your evening and that you felt at safe and at ease. We are looking forward to your next visit! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
We had a lovely evening thanks to the fantastic staff. Everyone was super friendly and welcoming. You can see the whole crew have made a huge effort to allow for social distancing and sanitising measures to help keep everyone safe. The private booth was comfortable and dry, food was delicious (the Guinness burger!!!), and the beer was great. Will be back again. Thanks all!
Hi Ronan, Amazing review - thank you very much for that. We are all delighted to hear that you had an all round great time visiting us. Great feedback about the staff - I will make sure to pass on your kind words. Definitely come back anytime, our beers are on a rotational tap and change every few weeks! We look forward to seeing you soon! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Good bar grub and very tasty beer and Guinness. Just a bit chilly so make sure to dress warm and 90mins really makes for no time for chats just eat and dash. Service was good but got chase a 2-3 times for the bill and to leave 15 mins before our 90mins was up. So good for a meal and quick few drinks
Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We have recently installed heaters but unfortunately the evenings are getting colder so it is definitely advisable to wrap up warm. Sorry to hear about this inconvenience regarding the bill and about your time slot - we’ll have a look into this. We hope you enjoyed your night and we’d love to have you back any time! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Love the set up. The booths are excellent. Good food and a good selection of craft beers
Hi Cathal, Thanks a million for this great review. Delighted you enjoyed your time visiting us. You’re more than welcome back anytime! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Really nice and spacious. Plenty of privacy. Bit chilly but even then, they closed the booth doors which warmer us up a bit ha. Good fun overall :)
Hi Kelly, Lovely review - thanks very much. Delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us. We have recently installed some heaters too so hopefully they’ll help with the cold evenings. Hopefully you’ll come back and visit us again at some stage! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Nice evening out but felt very rushed to leave, there was no music (so not much atmosphere) and the food was only ok. However the staff were so friendly and fun, and the beer was class.
Hi Emma, Thank you for reviewing us. We are sorry to hear that you did not have a fully enjoyable experience. Due to government restrictions we are strict on our 1 hour and 45 minute time slots just to ensure everything is fully sanitized before the next group arrives. However, we are sorry that you felt rushed - that is definitely not the experience we want people to have. Thank you for your feedback, we do appreciate it and will look into it. Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Brilliant experience, the menu was simple but delicious and the selection of beers was amazing. We even got some test brews canned on site to take home!!
Hi Katie, Thank you for taking the time to leave this great review. I am delighted that you had a brilliant time visiting us. Our beers are on a rotational tap, so they change every few weeks - so definitely come visit us again to try them out! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Great night excellent food guinness and service highly recommend
Hi, Thank you for this review. We are delighted to hear that you had a great night, hopefully we’ll see you again soon! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Unreal service and great atmosphere. Be warned the portions are huge!
Hi Solo Thanks for your comments. We appreciate the five stars and praise of our service and atmosphere. Hope to see you back soon! Deirdre Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Great set up and tasty food & beer. Will 100% be back
Hi Niamh What lovely comments, we look forward to seeing you back soon! Deirdre Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Amazing beers and food. Great set up for Covid restrictions. We have been going to open gate pre Covid for the meatopia festival and the occasional Friday night out, they have kept that guinness/open gate feel to the place with the outdoor set up. Couldn't recommend it enough!!!
Hi, Thank you for this great review - we really appreciate it. Thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your evening and both the food and beers. You’re more than welcome back again soon to try some of our new beers that we have on tap! Thanks again and hopefully we’ll see you soon! ☺️ Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Food was lovely. Im a very picky eater but food came out exactly as i ordered. Staff were lovely couldnt do enough for you. Very reasonable prices. Only complaint is it got cold but its Ireland wear something warm.
Hi Adrienne So happy to hear that you enjoyed the food choices and that all the staff were so helpful. The winter woollies are definitely a good idea with our beautiful Irish weather! Deirdre Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Really great concept - the pods were great, super comfy and private yet outside. The service is by and far the best thing, the guys knew their stuff, were great craic and were always checking in to see if we needed anything. Of course the beer was delicious, we tried a number of great ones - the Foxtober was a fan fav. For those driving Pure Brew was wonderful. Something different and fun to do - the kind of spot you will become a regular of.
Hi, Wow that an amazing review to read - thank you very much. I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Such lovely feedback about the staff too - I have to agree, they really are great and full of enthusiasm! You’re more than welcome to return at any stage, our beers are on a rotation tap so they change every month or so! We’d love to have you back! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Very covid freindly. Goof could be improved but overall excellent experience with how safe it was.
Hi Kate, Thanks for this lovely review. We have put in a lot of health and safety measures upon reopening in July so we are glad that you felt at ease. Hopefully we’ll see you again soon! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Limited food menu but tasty and good value. Staff friendly and attentive without overbearing. Very enjoyable.
Hi Catriona, Thanks a lot for this great feedback. Sounds like you had an all round enjoyable time visiting us - which is what we love to hear. Some lovely words about the staff, I’ll make sure to pass it on to the team. We hope to see you again soon! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
The food and service was great! The only thing is that they might need more heatings
Hi Daniela, Delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for the feedback also, we are currently looking into it. Hopefully they’ll be installed just in time for your next visit! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
The evening was just perfect considering all of the restrictions in place at the moment. The staff were absolutely fantastic and made our evening just wonderful, everyone from Paddy the security man to the table service was exceptional. Thank you so much for a wonderful date night in the middle of a pandemic
Hi Leanne, What an amazing review! Thank you so much. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time visiting us. I will make sure to pass on your wonderful feedback to the whole team - they will be chuffed. You are more than welcome back anytime! We hope to see you again soon! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Horrible customer service, medium level for the food. excellent beer.
Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are disappointed to hear that you did not have an overly great experience with us. Would you like to contact us and we can discuss in further detail? Glad you enjoyed the beers 🙌🏼 Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
they just need a few heaters for the seasin ahead...great idea...great service
Hi, Thanks a million for the lovely review and rating. We are looking into heaters so hopefully they’ll be set up and ready to go in time for your next visit! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Always a great visit and even with tighter restrictions due to Covid 19 than our last time service, food and of course beer quality as top notch as always
Hi Daithi, Thanks again for this amazing review - it is greatly appreciated. Delighted that you enjoyed yourself and the food and beer. Drop by again any time, we’d love to have you! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Really fantastic staff and great environment to be in
Hi Nicola, Thank you for this lovely review. Thrilled to hear your kind words about the staff - I will make sure to pass it on to them. You’re more than welcome back anytime! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Great afternoon amazing the value of the pints and food considering it’s a tourism spot from the security the staff they were all lovely could have done with a Few outdoor heaters maybe bring a jacket if attending But all in all great day out considering the circumstances with covid
Hi Ellen, Thanks a million for this great review - it is greatly appreciated. It sounds like you enjoyed your time visiting us and thank you for the kind words about the staff, they are great. We have only recently opened our beer garden so we are still adjusting to it but thank you for that feedback about the heaters, - we will definitely have a look into it! You are more than welcome to come back and visit us anytime Ellen, it would be great to have you! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
The outdoor seating was cosy and perfect for social distancing restrictions, the service was wonderful and all staff were lovely!
Hi Izzy, Thank you for this great review and feedback. Delighted that you had an enjoyable experience - come back anytime! Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Staff where great, really friendly and helpful but food was rather spicy that food was not that enjoyable. One of our bookings was not on the system when we arrived but staff ensured we where seated.
Thank you for this positive review, our staff love to hear it :) we'll be sure to pass on the feedback on the food! Michelle Guinness Open Gate Brewery
We were greeted by the lovely staff full of energy and jokes who were very welcoming and informative since it was our first time here. There was samples of the smoothie IPA and if we were unsure of some other beers they let us try before we made a decision. Food was excellent, quick and very fresh. Overall we had a great night and can't wait to go back!
We're thrilled to hear you had such a great experience on your visit. Thank you! Michelle Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Always top food and amazing selection of beer! Never lets us down. Service and staff and brilliant.
Delighted to hear you had such a great time with us. We look forward to welcoming you again :) Michelle Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Very enjoyable experience well organised, friendly staff, good atmosphere, highly recommended!
Thanks so much for this positive review :) Michelle Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Love this place. Never disappoints. Padraig treated us like rock stars. Mighty craic
Great review and feedback - thank you very much for that. Your always welcome! :) Erin Guinness Open Gate Brewery
Guinness Open Gate Brewery is rated 4.5 stars by 143 OpenTable diners.
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