Best Irish Restaurants in Dublin 2

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The Ivy Dawson Street
British | South City Centre
International | South City Centre
La Cucina
Italian | South William Street
Dolce Sicily
Italian | South City Centre
Café en Seine
Modern European | Dawson Street
Chili Club
Thai | Grafton Street
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BANG Restaurant & BarBANG Restaurant & Bar
124 reviews
Modern European | South City Centre, Dublin 2

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Excellent food complimented by very friendly service. More

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The Lord Mayor's Lounge at The Shelbourne Hotel1. The Lord Mayor's Lounge at The Shelbourne Hotel
254 reviews
Afternoon Tea | South City Centre, Dublin 2

A mother & daughter event hallmarking our last day of 2018 in the elegant, sun-filled & chandelier-lit dining room dedicated to High Tea Service with bright views of the Stephen's Green. Attentive, excellent top-notch wait staff. Beautiful china, cutlery, linens & display of foods. Delicious foods coupled with lovely presentation. Chocolate-snow-sleigh cakes topped with precious candy canes. Lovely, large selection of various aromatic teas from around the world--each one specially detailed like a phrase from a book of poetry. Piano player lends beautiful layer of ambiance to the experience offering a series of nostalgic works. Other guest areas within the hotel were gorgeous to visit, particularly while adorned with Christmas decor. A highlight of our time in Dublin! More

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Amuse2. Amuse
105 reviews
French | Dawson Street, Dublin 2

Wonderful food and ambiance More

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The Blind Pig3. The Blind Pig
116 reviews
Italian | Grafton Street, Dublin 2

Our group of 12 had a lovely meal here. For starters, we had grilled veggies, charcuterie and burrata mozarella, and my main was the pumpkin tortelloni. While it is not the best Italian food in Dublin, it was yummy and nicely presented. The Blind Pig is particularly great for its ambiance: a cosy cellar-like space, with flapper-era music and intimate lighting. We asked for a custom, surprise cocktail and we got a wonderful gin-based concoction. The service was very polite. More

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Delahunt – The Restaurant4. Delahunt – The Restaurant
425 reviews
Irish | Camden Street, Dublin 2

Great as always! More

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Chai Yo5. Chai Yo
19 reviews
Japanese (Teppanyaki) | Baggot Street Lower, Dublin 2

Great location, great food & service. We were downstairs so a bit isolated but that didn’t affect our evening as it meant we could chat easily. More

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Comfort Food | South City Centre, Dublin 2

Gertrude is an all day diner with a focus on great food, coffee and wine. It’s core customers are people who are seeking a space to socialise and meet their friends, family and colleagues any day of the week in a relaxed and informal setting.More

Pinocchio Restaurant - Temple BarPinocchio Restaurant - Temple Bar
Italian | Temple Bar, Dublin 2

A flavour of Italy in the heart of Dublin. We serve only excellent food prepared using top quality ingredients and cooked with passion and love.More

The Davenport HotelThe Davenport Hotel
Afternoon Tea | Merrion Square, Dublin 2

Relax and let us satisfy your appetite in our marble table restaurant, which offers a wide selection of Irish and international dishes. Make sure to leave room for our delicious desserts, a real speciality in The Davenport. Or indulge in our Afternoon Tea, which fuses perfectly the traditional with the contemporary, and features a fine selection of freshly made and carefully curated light bites. The Davenport is also home to an intimate bar area, which offers a fine selection of whiskeys and a mouth-watering gastropub-style menu.More

The Ramen BarThe Ramen Bar
Japanese | South William Street, Dublin 2

Our journey took us to the city of Kagawa to purchase Ireland's first state of the art ramen noodle making machine. We make all our noodles fresh on site in the restaurant's kitchen. Ramen is a Japanese noodle soup dish. It consists of Chinese-style wheat noodles served in a meat or fish-based broth, often flavoured with soy sauce or miso, and uses toppings such as sliced pork, dried seaweed, menma, and green onions. Nearly every region in Japan has its own variation of ramen, from the tonkotsu (pork bone broth) ramen of Kyushu to the miso ramen of Hokkaido.More

What The FalafelWhat The Falafel
Middle Eastern | South William Street, Dublin 2

Looking for some delicious falafel that makes your taste buds tingle, your goosebumps dance and does its little bit to help the world?
You’re in luck!

We create falafel fresh in-house every day, using the freshest high-quality ingredients. We create our falafel using traditional cooking techniques that we have learned growing up and have brought them to the streets of Dublin to share the wonders of the Middle East.More