Not Just Spectators When It Comes To Wine, Ely See Double With Two Wine Spectator Awards!
Ely wine bar have done it again, earning Wine Spectator’s 2017 Best of Award of Excellence for the third year in a row. This year however, there are double celebrations as sister property, ely bar & brasserie has also been awarded the Wine Spectator 2017 Award of Excellence for the first time. The Wine Spectator Awards of Excellence recognise restaurants whose wine lists offer interesting selections, are appropriate to their cuisine and appeal to a wide range of wine lovers.
One of the world’s foremost and best-respected authorities on wine, Wine Spectator magazine has been testing and rating wines and wine lists for over thirty years. Wine Manager at ely, Ian Brosnan works closely with owners Erik and Michelle Robson to ensure that the wine lists in both ely properties are accessible to all their customers from those who know a thing or two about wine to those just know they like it!
“We’re chuffed that ely wine bar has been awarded the Best of Award of Excellence for the third year running and it’s fantastic that ely bar & brasserie has also been acknowledged this year for the first time with an Award of Excellence also” says Brosnan, “we want our customers to experience really interesting wines in a relaxed way, whether they are joining us for dinner in Ely Place or brunch in CHQ, we want to make sure they leave a little more knowledgeable and feeling like they’ve had good value for money too.”
Repeatedly awarded best wine bar and best wine experience in Ireland, ely remains at the forefront, having been the first to truly deliver great wines by the glass and by the bottle, and continuing to pioneer and celebrate the stories and flavours of the wines they are so passionate about. With 500 wines by the bottle and 80 by the glass, an extensive range of craft beers, whiskeys, gins, and a brand new, fun and fresh cocktail list in ely wine bar, both the wine bar and ely bar and brasserie share the same core values, providing an intelligent, intriguing and constantly-evolving wine offering, along with quality food.
Award-winning, elegant, iconic, ely is a wine lover's paradise.
Don't forget, every Friday and Saturday after 10pm in Ely Place, you can enjoy any bottle of Champagne with 40% off!