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Fantastic location

I got a deal for 'brunch and mimosa' and as I'd never been I thought it would be a good opportunity... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
Patricia M
Dublin, Ireland
Staff Makes This Place Miserable

Hotel is undergoing a renovation, but it will do nothing for the surly staff in the bar. Waiting... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Beaumont, Texas
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible25%
20 Oct 2017
“Staff Makes This Place Miserable”
15 Nov 2016
“Scrumptious food!”
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+353 1 607 3600
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Hotel is undergoing a renovation, but it will do nothing for the surly staff in the bar. Waiting on customers is a major inconvenience for them. Staff at night is particularly surly. Go somewhere else if you can.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank DavidWB95
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my first visit to Magic Glasses; based on the food alone my review would be 5 star! I shared Calamari & ribs to start which were both really tasty. The rib sauce was great and a finger bowl was necessary & should...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Grainne W
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel and the only restaurant for supper that I could eat at....well ordered a hamburger the first night and it showed up medium rare! Had to send it back and wait another 25 minutes for a new one. Next time I tried...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sparkiegirl1
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Karen in the bar provided the most excellent service and local advice, all with a pleasant smile. Food and drinks where excellent and the ambiance was very pleasant. Location is perfect with a short walk to the main shopping areas. Karen was the best thing...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Checked in and went straight to magic glasses bar. We were met at the bar by a very pleasant smiling girl called Karen. She took our order, took us to our table and basically waited on us like princesses. Whatever she is being paid ,...More

Thank Darina J
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I got a deal for 'brunch and mimosa' and as I'd never been I thought it would be a good opportunity to try it out. I was looking forward to my visit as I like trying out new places. The choice was very good and...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

A big no. Nice menu apart from the misspellings. The nicest item "Eggs Royale" was off. It kinda went downhill from there. Two of our party ordered Avocado, Feta & Slow roasted tomatoes. One plate came & no tomatoes. We pointed out the mistake. Some...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Drindl57
Reviewed 4 July 2014

For more then two years I enjoyed a night with friends, at least twice a month at the magic glasses bar in the hotel. But today I faced a change of staff, attitude and service. The point of Guinness served to me was just bad,...More

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