Dining Out

Restaurant review: Come for the vibe, stay for the perfect picanha steak at Bootleg

This relatively new spot on Drury Street in Dublin has hit the ground running

Bootleg is located on Drury Street in Dublin city centre. Picture: Fergal Phillips

If you’ve been scrolling Instagram in recent weeks, you might already know that Bootleg, a relatively new restaurant on Drury Street in Dublin city centre, was recently broken into. Windows were smashed, wine was stolen and, possibly most unfortunately, the staff’s tips were swiped.

For a business that only opened a couple of months ago, it must surely have been a setback. But judging by the crowds here tonight, Dublin has rallied around Bootleg, which ...