Delahunt

4.6
529 reviews
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€31 to €50
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Irish
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Delahunt is a contemporary Irish restaurant and bar situated in a restored historic Victorian building on Dublin’s Camden Street.

Our aim is to provide the best seasonal, local produce in a relaxed and welcoming setting. Our menus are influenced by traditional and often overlooked cookery techniques, in keeping with the buildings Victorian origins. Home curing, slow cooked braises, pickles, preserves, traditional desserts and bread-making are some of our specialities. Championing small local producers is an essential part of our ethos

To add to Delahunt’s history we have built a cocktail bar on our first floor. The focal point is a striking bay window overlooking Camden Street, accompanied by vaulted ceilings, retro furniture and custom wooden paneling, original fireplaces, and a wide range of spirits and craft cocktails. The bar is walk in only.
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1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 2Food 2Service 2Ambience 4

This experience certainly can be equated with the emperors new clothes story. People are raving about Delahunt. I hsve no doubt this place wzs great when it first opened and when it was first recommended to me. Perhaps I should have tried it then .They seem to be confidently resting on their laurels that their booming business will continue. I believe they are ripping people off with tiny portions and over priced wine. If they want to stay in the market they will have to do alot better thsn this. I for one will not be returning

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DF
Dublin
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great use of the protected interior. Ganuluois good and great care taken with our first with allergies. Definitely will be back.

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PM
London
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Superb dining experience. Excellent cocktails, wonderful wines and exceptional food presented with style.

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BC
London
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent, can’t wait to go again. Best meal I have had in Dublin this year. Highly recommend the cheese, perfect end to the meal.

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LD
Dublin
6 reviews
Dined on 13 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fabulous evening! Lovely food beautifully presented. Good service

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 13 July 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Food and service was excellent. Joycean connection was cool

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BO
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

We had a lovely evening with good food friendly service and great ambiance. The portion sizes were very small and despite having side dishes we were still a little hungry after our 3 course meal. A side of potatoes would have been lovely for hungry diners. Overall a most enjoyable evening.

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SM
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Really great food with the best service I have gotten in a dublin restaurant in a long time. Good atmosphere too, I’ll be back soon.

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C
1 review
Dined on 11 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Super service, reasonably priced menu with lots of choice and lovely atmosphere. The staff were so friendly and personable and we went up to the gorgeous sitting room bar for a drink after dinner. Fab fun night. Delicious food.

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SO
1 review
Dined on 6 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Enjoyed this restaurant so much . The food was outstanding! I definitely will be back

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CJ
1 review
Dined on 5 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food and a great ambience, eating at the high top counter is a good option for a couple eating out, it didn't feel like you were in the way or crushed in which can sometimes be the case.

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CM
Detroit
40 reviews
Dined on 3 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

What a classy, peaceful, creative meal with wonderful service. Highly recommend

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Cancun
3 reviews
Dined on 2 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Dinner for our last night of vacation and Delahunt did not disappoint. We did the 3 course option. The appetisers were amazing perfectly cooked octopus. Main dish I had the market fish, again perfectly cooked with great sauce and sides. My so. Had the beef, slightly undercooked for his taste but it had great flavour. Wine suggestion was spot on and the deserts topped off a fabulous meal.

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SJ
Wales
1 review
Dined on 2 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We ate here following a recommendation from an Irish friend and were not disappointed. The ambience was good, the place was buzzing! The little cocktail bar upstairs for a pre meal drink was really different too. The food was excellent quality and served quickly but without rushing us to eat. Restaurant staff were efficient with a sense of humour. All in all it was a lovely place to eat and spend an evening.

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D
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 29 June 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Staff were very friendly and helpful. Atmosphere was relaxed and welcoming. The menu is very limited but the food was excellent. There were four in our group, and all were impressed with their choices. After our meal, we were lucky to take a table upstairs in the sitting room, which was really relaxing. Toilet facilities were clean, but the arrangement was not good though.

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AG
1 review
Dined on 28 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Everything was perfect. Flawless, effortless service which looked to be carried out at ease. Food and wine were phenomenal.

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AJ
New England
14 reviews
Dined on 28 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great atmosphere, the food was unique and very flavorful. Service was friendly and attentive. We all enjoyed it and would definitely recommend!

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PM
Dublin
3 reviews
Dined on 27 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

As always a tremendous experience

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TM
1 review
Dined on 27 June 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 2Ambience 3

Pressure to give up the table. Wasn’t told this when booking or when we arrived. Disappointed with service overall, felt rushed.
Food very nice. Would like 2-3 more choices.

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D
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 26 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

My favourite restaurant in Dublin!
Great food, great staff and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. The seasonal menu means you are always in for a treat. The restaurant is perfectly complimented by the magnificent Living Room cocktail upstairs - run by Martin, one of the best in the business - and perfect for a digestif!

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SH
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 20 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I really enjoyed Dealhunt, the staff were exceptional, helpful without being intrusive, attentive without being bothersome. The food was a wonderful symphony of flavours and the attention to detail was evident on every plateful presented to us. I would have no hesitation in visiting Delahunt again and look forward to my next visit. Nothing was too much trouble and the experience was flawless from start to finish.

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m
London
3 reviews
Dined on 14 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

excellent food and lovely atmosphere - every detail is excellent and enjoyed the wildflowers on the tables, really enjoyed it and definitely one to come back to!! My only critique is to modify the solitary table at the front window, it has a less pleasant view behind the counter. We asked to move to another table and luckily it was not a problem, thank you again!

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BL
London
1 review
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Best meal I have had in a long time. Food was packed with flavour and we had a beautiful window seat. I will certainly be back soon.

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S
London
4 reviews
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Exceptional place. Can’t rate the food highly enough. The staff were so friendly and the ambience buzzing.

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OT
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Was great experience great tasting food.
Top staff recommendations....

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AD
London
3 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

This is definitely one of the top restaurants in Dublin. It is a limited menu which may not suit all but the food is presented gorgeously.....you eat with your eyes....and tastes fantastic. All 3 of us loved each course that we had and we will definitely return.

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SC
4 reviews
Dined on 5 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Never fails to succeed in quality and service. The place is so comfortable and well thought out also.

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RM
Sacramento
1 review
Dined on 5 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A little pricy compared to other Dublin restaurants, but food, service and ambiance were wonderful.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 4 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Lovely! California take on Irish cuisine. Fresh, seasonal, thoughtful.

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D
1 review
Dined on 4 June 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 3Ambience 5

We went mad and ordered an expensive bottle of wine for the occasion, which was delicious. Starters and mains were out-standing from the short but balanced menu - but the desserts were very disappointing. The base of the tart was burnt and we should have sent it back to the kitchen so the disappointment was partly our fault. The Pannacotta lacked any wobble!

The room is great and the service is both efficient and just attentive enough. Free sparkling and still water! prices are good.

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VK
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Lovely fresh local Irish food, imaginatively presented.

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E
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Adore everything about Delahunt. The window seat is romance epitomised!

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MD
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing food, service and ambience, will most definitely be back

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KW
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Amazing meal very high quality would recommend.

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D
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Would not recommend to a friend as Menu is quite limited and the restaurant is very noisy. Waiters let cutlery fall to the floor at their station and the noise it made would lift you out of your seat. We liked it ourselves and food was lovely.. and we had a lovely evening that didn’t break the bank.

Waiting staff very well trained and efficient.

Unfortunately we arrived on refuse collection evening, so stepped out of a taxi to bin bags on the footpath... I know is can’t be avoided but still it is unsightly...

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VM
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 24 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

Très beau restaurant, ambiance chaleureuse. Cuisine simple mais de grande qualité, prix très raisonnables.

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TH
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 24 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

It was a wonderful dining experience. My only fault was that our cocktails arrived with our entree leaving no time to order a bottle of wine. It would have been nice to enjoy the cocktail at the start before the food arrived.

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FO
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 23 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The homemade black pudding- fantastic - tasty crumbly - one of the best starters in Dublin. Great value- buzzing

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P
4 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 4Ambience 2

On the positive the service is excellent, staff are very pleasant. Very limited menu, crowded dining room. Two of our group enjoyed the fish main but otherwise the food was average, we all finished but I would not return to this restaurant when there is much better restaurants all around Dublin.,

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C
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

we had a delicious food

and lovely table in the window will be back again soon

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