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McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar

#99 of 2,007 Restaurants in Dublin
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Amiens Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 836 3136
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07:00 - 23:30
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely time in mcgettigans today. John and David were very helpful. Great knowledge of the menu and recommended a fabulous smoked Salmon gourmet sandwich which was perfect. Will revisit soon!

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Thank Dublinmunchy
NorthStarhotel, Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Dublinmunchy, Thank you for reviewing your recent dining experience with us at McGettigans Cookhouse and Bar. Our website and Facebook are regularly updated with fantastic specials and offers, please do feel free to take a look. Kind regards, Rhona Brady More 

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Organised a business lunch here last week. As always, staff were a pleasure to deal with. Food was delicious. We pre ordered which is recommended. Keith looked after us really well. Will definitely continue to visit for work and pleasure.

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Thank Charles D
NorthStarhotel, Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Charles D, We do pride ourselves at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar in delivering the highest standards in service and ensuring the appropriate ambience whether for business or pleasure. Keith is very pleased with the special mention. Kind regards, Rhona Brady More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

What a experience. Lovely decor. Excellent menu. Daily specials. Good range of wines/beers. Service quick and efficient. Was looked after by Keith from start to finish. He was wonderful. Nothing was too much hussle to him. Was first time in restaurant but will return. Keep up the good work.

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Thank rachel739oconnor
NorthStarhotel, Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear rachel739oconnor, Thank you for your feedback, a pleasure to read that you had such a fantastic experience with us. We look forward to your return visits with us at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar. Kind regards, Rhona Brady More 

Paris, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I do appreciate this restaurant. Very convivial. Good food. David or Keith and the rest of the staff take care of you very efficently. I do recommand to try it and you will love it

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Thank Yves30900
NorthStarhotel, Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Yves30900, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with other Tripadvisor members. David and Keith are delighted with the special mention. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Rhona Brady More 

Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We love this place. Leanne is the best waitress! She made our experience wonderful. We will be back to see her in a couple of days. The food is outstanding and they have very good service. We highly recommend this bar!

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Thank Tom L
NorthStarhotel, General Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Tom Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review and I am delighted that we get the opportunity to deliver exceptional service on your next week. Thank you for your 5 stars and we look forward to continuing to exceed your expectations. Kind Regards Helen Devlin General Manager More 

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Called in here with family before going to see the commitments.. lovely atmosphere in bar and restaurant.. great selection on the menu.. we were well looked after by David and Leanne, nothing was too much trouble for them.. Top marks to Tod the chef for his wonderful food.. the crowning glory of which was the blood orange and cranberry creme... More 

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Thank buffydoodles1
NorthStarhotel, General Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Guest What a joy for myself and the team to read such a great review and to highlight the fantastic team members we have here at McGettigans Cookhouse & bar always ready to deliver exceptional quality, service & value. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind Regards Helen Devlin General Manager More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

It good was cooked very well. We had great service and good food. I would totally recommend to eat here.

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Thank janey h
NorthStarhotel, General Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Janey I was delighted to read that we exceeded your expectations and hope you are now a fan of McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind Regards Helen Devlin General Manager More 

Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Visited with my wife on the Sunday evening after running the marathon. First time in the restaurant and we will certainly be coming back. Good choice of food on the but we actually had some items of the specials menu and the meals were really good and the Guinness tasted great. Friendly and we were surprised how reasonable the bill... More 

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Thank John C
NorthStarhotel, Owner at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear John Firstly congratulations on your achievement of running the marathon and thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us at McGettigans Cookhouse. It was a pleasure for myself and the team to read that we continue to deliver on our promise of great service, quality and value to our guests. We look forward to welcoming... More 

Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food was great, we didn't expect much for a pub next to our hotel but it was the best food of the holiday - great fish and chips! :)

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Thank Leanne1444
NorthStarhotel, General Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Leanne Indeed a pleasure to read that your meal with us at the Cookhouse was the best throughout your holiday. When next in Dublin we hope you will come and visit us again. Kind Regards Helen Devlin General Manager More 

Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the north star hotel and after a long day of sight seeing we thought would try this restaurant. We were glad we decided to dine at this place. We were greeted by lovely staff. They were rather attentive and very friendly. When our food arrived, it was beautiful. My partner ordered the ribs which were rather... More 

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Thank Greg S
NorthStarhotel, General Manager at McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Greg It was indeed a pleasure for myself and the Cookhouse team to read your review confirming that we continue to deliver great service, value and quality. We look forward to welcoming you again for another great meal. Kind Regards Helen Devlin General Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:30
Monday
07:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:30
Thursday
07:00 - 23:30
Friday
07:00 - 23:30
Saturday
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amiens Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 836 3136
Description
At the McGettigan's Cookhouse & Bar we are committed to using the finest quality ingredients and we believe that North County Dublin has some of the the best farming land and producers in this country.We always try to source the majority of our fruit and vegetables locally. We also believe in sourcing our meat and fish from Ireland.Our popular beer garden provides ample seating for those choosing to enjoy a meal or beverage in the fresh air. Fully heated and covered for those evenings with a chill in the air, our beer garden also boasts Digital TV showing all the latest sport in plasma screens and surround sound system music ensuring the perfect ambiance in modern design surroundings.With all of our guests and customers comfort a priority our beer garden is non-smoking, we do also have a purposely designed smoking area which is also seated and fitted with surround sound music.

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