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Al Vesuvio

) #255 of 2,012 Restaurants in Dublin ££ - £££ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meeting House Square | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 671 4597
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“calzone” (17 reviews)
“veal” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Meeting House Square | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 296 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to this restaurant a few times and always loved it. We'd normally use a Groupon voucher when we go. When we arrived there was nobody in the restaurant. As we walked in, we were looked at by a waiter at the other side...More

Thank hestersherwin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have enjoyed this restaurant for 2/3 years. They were originally on Mespil road and have since moved to Temple Bar. We are delighted they opened in Temple Bar so we can have our Al Vesuvio fix. We are two pizza obbsessers...and hands down this...More

1  Thank Fragelrock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waiter and the cook are italian, the place is well decorated and the service is good. The pizza I had was very nice, and from what I was told by some italian friends, it was a proper italian pizza.

1  Thank cristina74537
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

If you like a cozy,warm place with nice,old-fashioned decoration and with reasonable prices for great food this is your place. The pizza was really good, the pasta great and the starters tasty(try something that includes aubergines if,of course, you are a fan of aubergines). Service...More

Thank Terry_Lefteris
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The place was really cozy and had a romantic vibe. The food was really good and the portions were more than enough, we were very hungry but ended up almost not being able to finish our plates (almost because they were too good to leave)....More

Thank z_marina17
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We spotted this place on our last day in Dublin and decided to book for the evening. It is a good idea to book as after 1800 on a Sunday it was packed! Atmosphere and decor was pleasing, lots of exposed brick and you can...More

Thank Rob P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great pizzas and pasta. Made it in a moment with a great flavour and recipe. People and service of #10. I'll come back next time at Dublin.

Thank Julio G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

One of the best pizzas eat in Dublin since I am here. Very tasty and the size is as Italian! Very friendly staff. We went on Friday in the busiest hours, but the service has been perfect. Price on average as others Italian Restaurants in...More

Thank Rocco Orazio P
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We loved this Italian restaurant when they were in Dublin 4 and we were delighted to find out that they reopened in Temple Bar. Ideal place to taste some authentic Italian food in Dublin, pizza being their biggest hit. The manager and staff were very...More

Thank Maria Lujan M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing from start to finish! Great food, great service, fantastic dessert (Nutella calzone) - wonderful to see this authentic Italian going strong- nowhere else comes close!

1  Thank ramorville
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meeting House Square | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 671 4597
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