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The Green Hen

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Sponsored by: The Green Hen

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. A must go to
1. A must go to
"staff are friendly and the décor is very cool. lovely atmosphere here"
Robbie W
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2. fantastic food
2. fantastic food
"Food is beautiful and of a really high quality!"
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3. Ah lads...
3. Ah lads...
"Just outstanding. Fab cocktails"
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Busy City Centre Bistro offering all day dining from 12 noon Fully Licensed, great cocktails and extensive wine list Private dining for groups of up to 30 available
US$23 - US$52
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
French, Irish, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a catch up here for dinner with a friend. The early bird is great value and the food was simple and tasty. The cream of french onion soup was delicious and I would highly recommend it on a chilly evening! Its a cosy...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Derv68
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The decor is very entertaining with photos of early film stars and posters. Our waiter was quite pleasant and recommended an excellent bottle of Bordeaux. We took advantage of the early bird menu and shared the beet and goat cheese salad. For entrees we had...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank jeffreym247
Reviewed 1 week ago

Party of 4, we were seated and there were two other customers besides us. Staff were nice but the grunge look is out of place with the price of their food and drink, OK for a quick service restaurant but this is anything but quick,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Damon C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really enjoyable dinner experience at the Green Hen. The food was top quality. I had the rib eye, while 2 of the group had the lamb,and my wife had the duck,. All are recommended! The menu is uncomplicated, and relays on great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Dirk333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a work Xmas party, it was only a Tuesday night but I thought the Tuesday before Xmas should have been more lively, the restaurant was quite empty and really meant it lacked atmosphere. The food was good and the staff were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank heleno93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Dublin for a city break, my girlfriend found this place online and on a cold and blustery late November evening we popped in for dinner. Greeted by a thick red curtain hidden behind it was a mass of tables and a truly impressive selection...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank markd135
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Having previously had a good experience I booked a table for friends on the run up to Christmas. This time was terrible. I didn’t know there was an upstairs. It was dismal. Lacked atmosphere, I felt we had been shoved up out of the way....More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Jenaflan
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

We eat here on 7th December for our departmental Christmas party. It was an 8.30 booking and we which we moved to 8.45 to accommodate the busy season turn around. Meal served individually not all at one time and being generous food was warm.... Dessert...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Alison F
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Booked a table for 5 people some 3 months ago. Disappointed when we arrived to be seared upstairs in a soulless room with one other large group. That group disappeared after c. 1 hour leaving the place desolate. Service was extremely slow throughout - took...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank moggy8279
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Had our work Christmas meal/party in the restaurant (table of c.10 seated upstairs). Whilst the food was fine, the service and customer attention/focus was absolutely below what I’d expect, and is reasonable at this price point. It was very evident the waitress was unfamiliar with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Cathalbrett10
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Response from AliMcDaniel | Reviewed this property |
From memory there were options. I found them very accommodating as I don't eat certain foods & they substituted for me. Check out there online menu or mail them.
Daniel B
18 August 2015|
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Response from barrym399 | Reviewed this property |
They do have an email address but Trip Advisor reply process does not allow me to include HTML or website links. Search for Green Hen online, click Facebook link and then additional info. That should get you the email... More
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