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18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
+353 1 873 2266
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18:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:30 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Echoing the sentiments of many others, this is true fine dining. As such, be aware it comes at a price - though it is certainly worth it in my opinion. I won't labour on the details of the food which is exquisite other than to say try the wine pairing if you get the chance. It's the full experience. I've... More 

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Thank Marcus A
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ah, you cant go wrong with this place. Welcome, service & the food its simply all about the passion.

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1 Thank Peter L
Madrid, Spain
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255 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had not been here for many years but found the restaurant even better than we remembered from a food and environment perspective. Dublin, in general, has gone crazy expensive and this place is no different. A superb meal for 2, including champagne upon arrival and a good wine with the meal gave us a final price of €279. Not inexpensive... More 

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2 Thank Bigboy1959
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I stumbled upon this place after visiting the Dublin Writer's Museum. Though a Michelin starred restaurant, they were still able to get me and my husband in for lunch. Everything was wonderful. I would highly recommend it for anyone wanting an upscale dining experience in Dublin.

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1 Thank Cassaundra C
Ontario
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209 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We truly enjoyed this restaurant. We had the early seating, the meal was fantastic. The servers are truly the best I have seen in a long time. They are very efficient, professional and not at all pretentious. Loved the simple decor, the size of the tables, the space between the table, the wait staff uniforms. Everything was impeccable. Did I... More 

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Thank Fligh
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were expecting great things of this restaurant and were not disappointed. We were met at the door, coats taken and offered a drink at the bar first or taken to our table. It was more laid back and relaxing than we expected, but thorough in ettiquette, while enjoying a bit of craic and this was a great balance. The... More 

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Thank Danny M
County Dublin, Ireland
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. Excellent service. And most friendly staff. Terrific place great atmosphere highly recommend this place

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1 Thank tesswaters
County Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't look for something not to like, this is the whole package friendly but professional service excellent food lovely surrounds either private or open your choice. Cant praise it enough.

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1 Thank Conguish
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Suitable for any occasion, very formal but friendly, delightful food, excellent wine list and excellent service. Fabulous for a celebration dinner or any special occasion..

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1 Thank Sophie D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch today. Set menu excellent value, but strong choice with all courses and high quality cooking. Service really good, but friendly without stiffness common in higher-end places. Wine list broad, but a good selection and variety from which to choose. We had a good bottle from Languedoc. Can buy wine by glass - but they bring the bottle to... 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$147
Cuisine
Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 873 2266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?