Ireland Guide

- ireland -

Graphics Version | 

Soulful Bistro

Eat

Restaurant

1 euro
Address:
Soulful Bistro
46 Manor Street, Stoneybatter , Dublin 7
Contact Soulful Bistro
Dislike Like
0%
0 votes
Tel: +353 1 868 8400

Please mention ireland-guide.com when enquiring.

Moira Gray's modest Stoneybatter bistro strives to deliver nutritious, great value comfort food from morning to evening
  • Bistro
  • Atmospheric
  • Budget Meals (€21-35/£14-23 pp 3-courses, not inc. dr
  • Informal
  • Sunday Dining
  • Vegetarian Friendly (always at least 1 starter & 1 main course)

Soulful Bistro

The cheery yellow exterior of this neighbourhood bistro reflects the owner's sunny disposition. Moira Gray is an energetic, enthusiastic host who genuinely values her customers, chatting openly, taking orders and ensuring everyone's happy.


Open six days a week, this welcoming place offers hearty breakfasts and more indulgent weekend brunch alongside lunch and dinner. Broad menus focus on crowd-pleasing comfort cooking: lunch will include a large choice of interesting salads, while dinner offers favourites like roast chicken, lasagne, fish and chips and bangers and mash.


There’s nothing overly fancy about the décor or the food but everything is made freshly in-house, from the low-sugar granola to the tomato ketchup. The commitment is laudable, as is Soulful’s effort to deliver nutritious food that will appeal to all age groups and all palates at extremely reasonable prices.


The cooking can be inconsistent, but at its best the food here is very enjoyable - the house burger, for example, is made with lean ground Hereford beef, grilled and served with a choice of toppings: Cheddar & Bacon, Cashel Blue Cheese & Red Onion Marmalade or Marinated Beef Tomatoes.


And not only do they ask how you like your meat cooked, but they’re also happy to be flexible with the toppings; served with lovely tangy homemade ketchup and very tasty fries made with skins on, this is a top quality burger for just €10. It ‘s worth a visit for the burger alone and it would be lovely to see this quality carried through consistently to everything on the menu.


When the food is well done, Soulful Bistro offers great value - and the owner’s heart is in the right place.

Mon, Wed-Fri 8.30am-10pm, Sat-Sun, 9am-9pm. Closed Tue. abbreviations
Last Updated: 26-07-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

Might also like

Ryan's of Parkgate Street

Dublin 8, Dublin City
Pub
Distance: 0.8km
Ryans of Parkgate Street - Dublin 8 Ireland
60%
5 votes
2 euro

Ryan's is one of Ireland's finest and best-loved original Victorian pubs, with magnificent stained glass, original mahogany bar fixtures and an outstanding collection of antique mirrors all contributing to its unique atmosphere. Now owned by the well known butcher famil ...

The Old Jameson Distillery

Dublin 7, Dublin City
Pub
Distance: 0.9km
Old Jameson Distillery - Dublin Ireland
100%
3 votes
1 euro

While most visitors to Dublin will visit the restored Old Jameson Distillery to do the tour (which is fascinating, see below), it can also be a handy spot for a drink at one of the bars or a bite to eat. There are special menus for groups (including evening functions, w ...

The Lord Edward

Dublin 8, Dublin City
Character Pub / Restaurant
Distance: 1.6km
The Lord Edward
100%
2 votes
2 euro A selection of establishments outside the standard categories that should enhance the discerning travellers experience of Ireland Serious About Seafood The "Best of the Best" - Only the very best establishments across various categories have been chosen for this accolade

Dublin's oldest seafood restaurant/bar spans three floors of a tall, narrow building overlooking Christchurch Cathedral. Traditional in a decidedly old-fashioned way, The Lord Edward provides a complete contrast to the current wave of trendy restaurants that has taken o ...

Konkan Indian Restaurant

Dublin 8, Dublin City
Restaurant
Distance: 2.6km
Konkan Indian Restaurant - Dublin 8 Ireland
100%
1 votes
2 euro

Located just before the Harold’s Cross Bridge, the homely red frontage and the fairy lights in Konkan’s window convey an informal charm to passers by. Once inside, this Dublin restaurants small welcoming dining room is modestly decorated with a plush red c ...

The Phoenix Café

Dublin 8, Dublin City
Café
Distance: 3.2km
The Phoenix Cafe - Phoenix Park Dublin 8 Ireland
100%
4 votes
1 euro Denotes genuine Irish food culture, ie special Irish food products/companies/producers, and highlights the best places to shop for regional and artisan foods; the selection excludes obvious 'non-Irish' elements regardless of quality, eg ethnic restaurants and specialists in coffee, wine and other drinks, unless relevant to local production or history. Eat & Stay establishments are chosen for their commitment to showcasing local produce and Irish hospitality.

Hidden away next to the Aras an Uachtaráin Visitor Centre, you'll find the Phoenix Café. The modern building is sympathetic to the lush green surroundings and the first floor has a dramatic double height roof, floor to ceiling windows and a quirky antler ...

Directions

On left as your heading out of Dublin, just after Aughrim Street junction

Trip Planning Tools

My Ireland Guide

Local Recommendations

Hospitality

  • By Distance
  • By Category

Comments

There are currently no comments

Leave a comment

You must be logged in to leave a comment
Not a member? Register for your free membership now!
Or leave a comment by logging in with:

Facebook & Twitter Recent Activity

Apps and Books