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Kinara

#171 of 1,997 Restaurants in Dublin
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318 Clontarf Road, Dublin 3, Ireland
+353 1 833 6759
Today
12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 17:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I travel across the city to go to this Indian ! Attentive and friendly staff, atmosphere is cosy and warm. Met at the door with a warm welcoming. I ordered the prawns for starter and the chicken tikka masala for a main. Simply delicious! Have yet to find an Indian that can beat it ! My favourite dish and always... More 

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Thank tracey s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, had the lobster tail starter with sagg aloo and rice, tastes so good & was really filling. Atmosphere was nice, it was packed & staff were very friendly. Thumbs up!

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1 Thank chillipepper16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my wife for her Birthday Dinner here last week and it was a night to remember, the food was heaven, we had the table with sea-view and the service was the best I have ever had in a restaurant, Rajib was taking care of us that evening and made sure we had the best time by looking after us... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our favourite restaurant in Dublin! Food is always delicious. Professional staff who are very diligent. May cost a few euro more than other Pakistani restaurants but well worth it for comfort,atmosphere and fantastic food!

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1 Thank Fiona C
County Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had heard marvellous things about Kinara. We decided to head in for a bite of the early bird over Christmas. It felt like sitting in someone's sitting room, which was gorgeous. The service was that of a seriously good restaurant. My starter was lovely. The crab claws (ordered form the a la carte) were really good. The mains however... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here most times when we visit Dublin. We always have an excellent meal, served by pleasant staff, in a very comfortable restaurant. Our favourite table is by the window.

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Thank WilliamCar
Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went as a family group of just four people on Thursday 22nd December. This was an early Christmas present for me from my adult children. I had been to Kinara just once before and at the time I had enjoyed the ceremony and the ritual of the delivery of the food. It had been a pleasant experience. We arrived... More 

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1 Thank Merrybeau
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time I have eaten here its been excellent. The food is either great or outstanding. Very much recommended.

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Thank John B
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We gave Kinara a less than brilliant review earlier in the year so it's only fair that we give it a better review based on 2 subsequent visits. The service has improved to it's usual high standards. The food excellent as ever. However the toilets really need to be checked more often by staff. It's not that they are very... More 

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Thank nuala b
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Everything about this place is excellent, from the welcome on arrival to the level of service, the professional and friendly manner of the staff. All this is before the food arrives. I have been coming here for over 10 years and each visit has been a memorable one. The menu is imaginative, good variety and options such as pre theatre,... 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$37 - US$89
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Pakistani, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Clontarf Road, Dublin 3, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 833 6759
Description
Kinara overlooks Bull Island with beautiful views of Dublin bay.Kinara was opened by Sean Collender and Shoaib Yunus in 2001, Kinara's aim is to provide a friendly and relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy a consistently good standard of food and service.Open 7 nights a week for dinner and Thursday to Sunday for lunch

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