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#118 of 797 Irish in Dublin
#186 of 2,082 Restaurants in Dublin
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Irish, Bar, European
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Reviewed 4 December 2020

Love this place. Always bring people that come in from out of town. Everything on the menu in amazing and it has a perfect spot on the river. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

I’ve lived a 20 minute walk from this restaurant for 3 years & always thought about eating here but never got around to it. My partner and I ate here last Sunday when the weather was beautiful and we had a lovely experience. When we...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

The Chowder was very creamy and tasty and the fish and chips was also good. The staff were extremely friendly and service was great. A lovely evening out with great views of Dublin while you eat. Would recommend.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 16 August 2020

Due to the fall-off in business due to Covid 19, we did not expect a warm welcome with our voucher, especially as it was over 18 months old. However, the waiting staff did not quibble and we had a most enjoyable lunch. My wife had...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 4 August 2020

Food was amazing, very tasty as well as the drinks. Everything on a fair price. Staff was lovely and always checking on us. Covid safety measure are being respected.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 4 July 2020 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here, we both had the special which was lemon sole and we were not disappointed. The fish was cooked to perfection and the mash was delicious too. We will definitely be returning next time we are in Dublin as the service...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 23 February 2020 via mobile

The staff were great and friendly on this quite Saturday due to bad weather. Boat is well maintained and we sat in the Bar part. The food was cooked to perfection and the servings were more than enough. Highly recommend the MV Cill Airne

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 13 February 2020 via mobile

Fun restaurant on an old boat . Excellent for a meal before a visit to the 3Arena. Easy walking distance. Food, good wholesome home style cooking. Desserts not home made 🤨. Service friendly.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 8 February 2020

We were searching for a quick meal before a concert in the 3 Arena and this was the perfect choice. The surroundings were lovely and the staff very friendly and helpful. Everyone enjoyed the meal, empty plates all round. We booked for 5.30 as the...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 4 February 2020

We had a work party for 50 people here last week. From start to finish the service was impeccable. They catered to different options we required and delivered on the night everything we asked for. The food was the best we have had as a...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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2 August 2019|
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Response from Elainek77 | Reviewed this property |
It can be very busy especially if any concerts or shows on that night; also with the good weather we’re having people tend to go there as can drink al fresco. So yes to answer your question it could be quite noisy for your... More
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    Cill Airne is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5