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The Secret Garden @ The Alex, Dublin, Co. Dublin

The Secret Garden @ The Alex

4.5
4.5
200 reviews
€31 to €50
Irish

The Alex welcomes you to dine and socialize in style. Come and experience the relaxed vibe of our dining spaces, serving up fresh, locally-sourced food and an extensive drinks menu.

Book an indulgent weekend brunch in our Secret Garden now.

The Secret Garden is our outside terrace and bar: the perfect space for outdoor dining. It’s a trendy, floral-inspired space with indulgent food and refreshing cocktails. With a fully retractable roof for those sunny days and heaters for when it gets chilly, the Secret Garden is the perfect option for al fresco dining, no matter the weather.

The Carriage is the hotel’s indoor restaurant bar, offering an a la carte lunch & dinner menu and full drinks menu throughout the day. Walk-in guests can request to sit in the Carriage for a la carte evening dining.

Please note we are a cashless restaurant and only

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Irish

  • Hours of Operation

    Daily 12:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (01) 607 3700

  • Payment Options

    AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress Code

    Casual Dress

  • Catering

    The Alex welcomes you to dine and socialise in style. Come and experience the relaxed vibe of our dining spaces, serving up fresh, locally-sourced food and an extensive drinks menu.<br />

  • Private party facilities

    Dine and socialise in The Alex’s stylish bar and restaurant The Carriage, enjoy freshly grounded coffee at STEAM and unwind while dining al fresco at The Secret Garden.

    Come and experience the relaxed vibe of our stylish setting and try one of our specialities over a carefully crafted cocktail.

Menu

Food served Monday to Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. Room Service from 12pm to 10pm

Starters

  • Soup of the Day€7.00

    Farmhouse butter, homemade Guinness bread. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Peanuts, Milk, Nuts, Sesame, Celery, Sulphur Dioxide

    • Seared Crab Cake€12.50

      Buttered samphire, mango and corn salsa, lemon basil aioli. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Fish, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide, Crustaceans, Molluscs

      • Duck Pancakes€9.50

        Shredded duck confit, pancakes, pepper, cucumber, scallions, hoisin sauce. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Soybeans, Mustard, Sesame

        • Baked Prawn & Chorizo€15.00

          Cherry tomato, lemon and garlic butter, chilli, parmesan crust, bisque cream. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Fish, Milk, Mustard, Crustaceans, Molluscs

          • Deep Fried Brie€9.50

            Filo, toasted nuts, roasted pepper coulis, quince jelly. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk

            Salads

            • Classic Caesar Salad

              Baby gem, bacon lardons, parmesan cheese, sun-dried tomato, croûtons, boiled egg, Caesar dressing. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

              • Starter€8.50
              • Main€12.50
            • Spicy Duck Confit€13.50

              Nduja sausage, chicory, Asian green, chilli, beansprouts, pine nuts, prawn crackers, lemongrass vinaigrette. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Soybeans, Nuts, Sesame, Celery, Crustaceans

              • Buddha Bowl€11.50

                Sweet potato, cauliflower, kale, beets, almond, hummus, blackberry, lime oil drizzle. Allergens: Nuts (almonds), Sesame, Sulphur Dioxide

                • Falafel Bowl€11.50

                  Toasted sesame falafel, onion, tomato, spinach, olives, tortilla, spiced tomato ketchup, almond hummus. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Nuts (almonds), Sesame

                  Mains

                  • Beer-Battered Cod & Chips€18.50

                    Spiced tomato ketchup, tartar sauce, lemon wegde, house cut chips. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Fish, Celery, Sulphur Dioxide

                    • Beef Burger€17.00

                      Gem, lettuce, tomato, jalapeño relish, bacon, red cheddar, crispy onion, basil mayo, brioche bap, house cut chips. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                      • Baked Cod€17.50

                        Potato, peas and asparagus in bisque, lemon herb crust, tarragon hollandaise. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Fish, Celery, Crustaceans, Molluscs

                        • 10oz Striploin Steak€26.00

                          House cut chips, balsamic cherry tomato, crispy onion, rosemary red wine jus. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Soybeans, Milk, Celery, Sulphur Dioxide

                          • Chicken Milanese€16.00

                            Breaded chicken breast, beans, olives and tomato cassoulet, spaghetti, parmesan and basil pesto, aged balsamic glaze. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk, Nuts, Sulphur Dioxide

                            • Burrata Pappardelle€15.50

                              Heirloom tomato, sun-dried tomato, spinach, burrata, lemon basil crumbs, chili and garlic oil. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk

                              • Piri-Piri Turkey Burger€17.00

                                Lemon cabbage salw, baby spinach, piri-piri mayo, tomtao relish, floury bap, house cut chips. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                Sandwiches

                                • Chicken Club€14.50

                                  Marinated chicken, gem lettuce, plum tomato, grilled bacon, fried egg, mild remoulade on malted bloomer, side salad. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                  • Duo Cheese Toastie€9.50

                                    Melted mature red cheddar, mozzarella on Firehouse sourdough, mustard bechamel, homemade spiced carrot n' coconut chutney, side salad. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Milk, Mustard

                                    • Steak Sandwich€16.50

                                      Swiss cheese, white truffle aioli, mushroom fricasse, baby spinach, crispy onion on sourdough, house cut chips. Allergens: Gluten (wheat), Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                      • Vegan Sausage Sandwich€12.50

                                        Malted brown bloomer, vegan sausages, baby spinach, coriander hummus, tomato & basil relish, side salad. Allergens: Gluten (wheat)

                                        Sides

                                        €4.50

                                        • Loaded Parmesan Fries

                                          With truffle mayo. Allergens: Gluten, Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                          • House Cut Chips

                                            Allergens: Gluten, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                            • Sweet Potato Fries

                                              With piri-piri mayo. Allergens: Gluten, Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                              • Zucchini Chips

                                                With roasted garlic mayo. Allergens: Gluten, Eggs, Milk, Mustard, Sulphur Dioxide

                                                Desserts

                                                €7.50

                                                • Dark Chocolate & Coconut Tart

                                                  Orange sorbet, raspberry couils, toasted pistachio. Allergens: Peanuts, Soybeans, Nuts (Almonds, Peanuts)

                                                  • Homemade Brownie

                                                    Mixed berry compote, raspberry sorbet. Allergen: Nuts (almonds)

                                                    • Paganini Baileys Cheesecake

                                                      Clotted cream, lemon & mango purée. Allergens: Gluten (Wheat), Eggs, Soybeans, Milk

                                                      • Sticky Toffee Pudding

                                                        Vanilla ice-cream, caramel. Allergens: Gluten (Wheat), Eggs, Soybeans, Milk

                                                        Last updated: 1 February 2022

                                                        What 200 people are saying

                                                        Overall ratings and reviews

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                                                        4.5
                                                        4.5 based on recent ratings
                                                        • 4.4Food
                                                        • 4.5Service
                                                        • 4.5Ambience
                                                        • 4.1Value

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                                                          LaurenJ

                                                          Dublin

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          5.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 11 April 2022

                                                          overall5food5service3ambience5

                                                          Absolutely amazing food and atmosphere! Service was abit slow but nothing major

                                                        2. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          1.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 27 March 2022

                                                          overall1food1service1ambience2

                                                          Service was very bad, waiters were slow and uninterested. Food wasn’t cooked properly. Very disappointing

                                                        3. BG

                                                          BethanyG

                                                          Seattle

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          4.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 26 March 2022

                                                          overall4food4service5ambience5

                                                          We had a fun time here. Service was exceptionally friendly and attentive. The space is small and was very loud when full. The kitchen made special accommodations for our dietary restrictions and we all enjoyed our meal— especially the dessert.

                                                        4. G

                                                          Gemma

                                                          Dublin

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          5.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 26 March 2022

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Great spot for brunch, great food and cocktails. Really enjoyed

                                                        5. j

                                                          johannem

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          2.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 25 March 2022

                                                          overall2food3service3ambience2

                                                          Disappointed with the outdoor space. Not really outdoors just a room at the back of the bar with a covered roof and fake flowers. Could definitely make a better effort with the planting. Food was ok menu limited.

                                                        6. K

                                                          Kate

                                                          London

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          2.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 19 March 2022

                                                          overall2food2service2ambience1

                                                          No selection of sauces for the dishes Mimosa processo was flat. It was cold blankets not provided. All diners put together which is uncomfortable felt we couldn't even speak. Waiters English was poor so unfortunately couldn't understand my request. Shame as alot of bloggers rave about it. No signage to the secret garden.

                                                        7. SM

                                                          SkaiM

                                                          Dublin

                                                          12 reviews

                                                          vip
                                                          4.0

                                                          12 reviews

                                                          Dined on 20 February 2022

                                                          overall4food3service3ambience3

                                                          Cocktails were amazing but the overall experience was very average and did not live up to the expectations. The service was quite slow, I had to wait for 5 minutes to be seated - the restaurant was empty and there were 3 staff standing behind the bar chatting. The lobster roll had a sprinkle of lobster on it. The outdoor area we sat in was very cold and we had to ask the waitress to turn the heaters on. I had also left a note with the booking that we are celebrating an engagement but that was not acknowledged in any way. We really expected more from The Alex.

                                                        8. PQ

                                                          PawailQ

                                                          Dublin

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          vip
                                                          1.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 13 February 2022

                                                          overall1food2service1ambience4

                                                          Went for a Sunday brunch at noon. While the place looks gorgeous and the ambiance was very nice, the service was very poor. I get that there's an industry-wide shortage of staff, but the floor staff was just not present. The food itself was quite mediocre, and the mimosas were watered down trash. Not a good experience at all.

                                                        9. IF

                                                          InternationalFoodie

                                                          Philadelphia

                                                          16 reviews

                                                          2.0

                                                          16 reviews

                                                          Dined on 13 February 2022

                                                          overall2food2service2ambience3

                                                          Food was very mediocre. Service was very slow waited for water and drinks for table for 20 min after we sat down. I probably won’t return to be honest

                                                        10. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          3.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 9 February 2022

                                                          overall3food2service4ambience5

                                                          I had been in twice before for dinner, which was lovely both times. Service was good, waiters were attentive and helpful. The food wasn’t great however. The soup was bland and required a lot of salt to get any kind of taste off it and the bread it came with was like a savoury cake, very weird. The bread that the club sandwich was served on was hard, tasteless and very crumbly which made eating the sandwich difficult and took away from the taste of the contents of the sandwich. I’ll be back again for dinner but not for lunch. The food was very underwhelming.

                                                        11. AC

                                                          AmandaC

                                                          Dublin

                                                          11 reviews

                                                          4.0

                                                          11 reviews

                                                          Dined on 5 February 2022

                                                          overall4food4service5ambience3

                                                          Lovely space with good food and great service. Will visit again

                                                        12. C

                                                          Caitriona

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 29 January 2022

                                                          overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                          Beautiful venue with friendly staff. Service was a little slow considering it wasn’t that busy. Brunch menu cocktails were great!

                                                        13. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Seattle

                                                          1 review

                                                          2.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 16 January 2022

                                                          overall2food1service3ambience4

                                                          Starter of prawns & chorizo was very tasty but drowned in oil and accompanying sauce had no function as no sort of carb to dip or use to capture the flavour. Main beef stroganoff was extremely poor, the cream had split and the beef was tough and over cooked. Dessert of chocolate cake was pretty decent to finish. Starter took over 30mins to arrive when the place was pretty empty. For a lovely place and setting, the food was subpar.

                                                        14. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 9 January 2022

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Amazing the place, the garden area is perfect. I would like to congratulate the staff, nice people, including Eric, he made us very comfortable and even made us laugh a lot. Congrats

                                                          The Secret Garden @ The AlexResponded on 22 January 2022

                                                          Thanks for your review. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your dinning in our Secret Garden and in special our staff Eric. I will make sure to pass onto him your comment. Best wishes, Sidney De Camargo Restaurant Manager

                                                        15. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Dublin

                                                          5 reviews

                                                          4.0

                                                          5 reviews

                                                          Dined on 8 January 2022

                                                          overall4food4service4ambience5

                                                          Very comfortable surroundings with beautifully coloured and positioned flowers. Tables are at a nice distance so there is no disruption from other tables. Menu offers a reasonable choice and food was well presented. I will definitely eat here again and arrange to spend even more time 😊

                                                        16. J

                                                          Jmarie

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 4 January 2022

                                                          overall4food3service5ambience5

                                                          Very beautiful place.. lovely staff. Food was just ok.

                                                        17. K

                                                          Kasia

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 12 December 2021

                                                          overall4food5service5ambience4

                                                          Overall very good experience, nice and quiet place but a bit too expensive for 2 ppl, staff very friendly and kind

                                                        18. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          3.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 11 December 2021

                                                          overall3food5service2ambience5

                                                          Food was gorgeous! Services wasn’t great, it was like the servers avoided the table

                                                        19. SH

                                                          SarahH

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 10 December 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          The food was really good and our waitress was so lovey. Excellent overall.

                                                        20. KS

                                                          KellyS

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 4 December 2021

                                                          overall4food5service3ambience5

                                                          Fab hidden spot. Perfect for brunch and a catch up!

                                                        21. G

                                                          Grace

                                                          1 review

                                                          3.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 4 December 2021

                                                          overall3food5service3ambience4

                                                          The food was lovely but the service was very slow, it took 40-50 minutes to receive our food after ordering it. The staff were accommodating as we asked to move tables as we got a strong draft from the open door at our previous table.

                                                        22. K

                                                          Kenny1979

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 22 November 2021

                                                          overall5food4service5ambience5

                                                          We held our wedding reception at the Alex Hotel on 22.11.2021. Very professional service,helpful and friendly staff, special thanks to Lukas and Eric who went out of their way to make our day special. Food was fabulous and service was excellent.

                                                        23. ES

                                                          ElenaS

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 21 November 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Beautiful place, food was very taste and the atmosphere was great.

                                                        24. AB

                                                          AnnB

                                                          Dublin

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          2.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 21 November 2021

                                                          overall2food2service1ambience3

                                                          I booked a table on OpenTable and on the website it said that after 12pm the breakfast menu would be finished and it would be the lunch menu. I got there at 1.30 and when they gave me the breakfast menu, I asked for the lunch menu and they said that the website wasn't updated properly and that they only serve that after 3pm. Overall the options weren't that good and I wanted real food not breakfast. I had the breakfast salad and it was way too greasy. Overall it wasn't a pleasant experience.

                                                        25. OT

                                                          OpenTable Diner

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 20 November 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          The secret garden is a gorgeous spot for brunch/late brunch. The menu is beautiful and derives provided is excellent. Would highly recommend!

                                                        26. A

                                                          Avril

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 20 November 2021

                                                          overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                          The food and atmosphere of this outdoor area was beautiful. It was nice and cosy especially given the time we went - mid November. Myself and a friend had the brunch menu and there was plenty of the usual items - pancakes, granola etc.. but there was also very different and exotic options to suit different tastes which was very nice. I don't know what the lunch/dinner menu is like but I would go again to the secret garden as it is also very pretty and picture worthy. I definitely recommend it especially for their brunch.

                                                        27. SG

                                                          SassyG

                                                          San Francisco

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          2.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 18 November 2021

                                                          overall2food2service2ambience1

                                                          One expects a bit more from a restaurant that charges 20€ per person for a reservation. They overcharged us for a more expensive bottle of wine. I'm pretty sure they put the burrata pasta in the microwave, because the cheese had disintegrated on the pasta and there was a pool of oil in the bottom of the dish. This is very common when microwaving cheese, which "breaks" the cheese into it's solids and fats, leaving the oil at the bottom. There was maybe half a fresh tomato cut up and maybe 3-4 leaves of spinach. It was really the level of quality you give to a child. The garden area is badly and brightly lit in the evening. The only saving grace is the flowers on the ceiling but apart from that it looks like any fast restaurant you stop at on the highway. A sad disappointment.

                                                        28. MR

                                                          MarieR

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 12 November 2021

                                                          overall5food4service5ambience5

                                                          Attentive, friendly staff. Good food, lovely decor in a relaxed setting. Enjoyed our evening in the Alex.

                                                        29. VM

                                                          VirginiaM

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 10 November 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          The service was great, thr ambience was really nice and the steak was absolutely divine! Thank you 😊.

                                                        30. G

                                                          Gillygildawg

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 4 November 2021

                                                          overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                          I celebrated my 30th birthday here last night. The outdoor setting is decorated beautifully. Staff were very friendly and attentive. They were accommodating with drinks they didn’t have on the menu. Food was very tasty. Will definitely be back again :)

                                                        31. J

                                                          Josh

                                                          1 review

                                                          2.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 2 November 2021

                                                          overall2food2service4ambience4

                                                          Crab cakes were great but the steak was cold and blue in the middle with no flavour with ridiculous excuse for chips, it was just potatoes skins?? Food just was not nice whatsoever. Chicken Milanese was bland and dry, the only good thing about the meal was the crab cakes that’s it. Very disappointed considering how nice the dining area was and how expensive the food is.

                                                        32. C

                                                          Christine

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 2 November 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          The atmosphere was so beautiful and I appreciate the quiet and peaceful ambience

                                                        33. HR

                                                          HannahR

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          4.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 31 October 2021

                                                          overall4food5service5ambience4

                                                          Food was so tasty sticky toffee pudding was amazing I enjoyed everything was beautiful scenery with the secret garden outside area

                                                        34. JM

                                                          JoanM

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 29 October 2021

                                                          overall5food4service5ambience5

                                                          Lovely meal, reasonably priced. Lovely outside space. Helpful staff

                                                        35. KB

                                                          KarlaB

                                                          London

                                                          9 reviews

                                                          vip
                                                          5.0

                                                          9 reviews

                                                          Dined on 24 October 2021

                                                          overall5food3service5ambience5

                                                          Fantastic service, really friendly staff. Amazing cocktails

                                                        36. CO

                                                          CharleneO

                                                          Las Vegas

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 24 October 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Beautiful 😍 food amazing Staff so friendly will definitely be back

                                                        37. R

                                                          Roise

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 23 October 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Had a meal and drinks with 6 friends this weekend, it was a good venue and service. Very friendly staff. Mil thanks to Sidney and the young gent who served our meal patiently and To Lucas who gave us The Snug to accommodate us, same to you too Onri and Marcia?..definitely recommend to friends and family..

                                                        38. MO

                                                          MikeONeill

                                                          Dublin

                                                          1 review

                                                          5.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 23 October 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Marie Giulia and Catelyn did a great job!! We’ll be back soon. Thanks!

                                                        39. K

                                                          Kris

                                                          Dublin

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          vip
                                                          5.0

                                                          2 reviews

                                                          Dined on 18 October 2021

                                                          overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                          Amazing food, excellent service. It was our 2 year anniversary and they wrote a lovely message on our dessert. Would absolutely go again and recommend fully!

                                                        40. K

                                                          Kiwi

                                                          1 review

                                                          3.0

                                                          1 review

                                                          Dined on 16 October 2021

                                                          overall3food5service4ambience4

                                                          We came early but was told that we can’t choose the table that we want. There are no options to book table online so not sure how it’s decided. Should give more autonomy when selecting seats. Food is great, service was good. Thanks

                                                        Safety precautions

                                                        • Cleaning & sanitising

                                                          • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
                                                          • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
                                                          • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
                                                          • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
                                                          • Contactless payment available
                                                        • Physical distancing

                                                          • Limited number of seated diners
                                                          • Distancing maintained in common areas
                                                          • Extra space between tables
                                                        • Protective equipment

                                                          • Waiting staff wear masks
                                                        • Screening

                                                          • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
                                                          • Proof of vaccination required to dine indoors
                                                          • Proof of vaccination required to dine outdoors
                                                          • Contact tracing information collected

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                                                        The Secret Garden @ The Alex is rated 4.5 stars by 200 OpenTable diners.

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                                                        Google Map for The Secret Garden @ The Alex

                                                        The Alex Hotel 41-47 Fenian Street Dublin, Co. Dublin D02 H678

                                                        Additional information

                                                        • Area

                                                          South City Centre

                                                        • Hours of Operation

                                                          Daily 12:00 pm–10:00 pm

                                                        • Cuisines

                                                          Irish

                                                        • Dining style

                                                          Casual Dining

                                                        • Dress Code

                                                          Casual Dress

                                                        • Parking Details

                                                          Hotel Parking

                                                        • Payment Options

                                                          AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

                                                        • Additional

                                                          Gluten-free Options, Patio/Outdoor Dining

                                                        • Phone number

                                                          (01) 607 3700

                                                        • Catering

                                                          The Alex welcomes you to dine and socialise in style. Come and experience the relaxed vibe of our dining spaces, serving up fresh, locally-sourced food and an extensive drinks menu.<br />

                                                        • Private party facilities

                                                          Dine and socialise in The Alex’s stylish bar and restaurant The Carriage, enjoy freshly grounded coffee at STEAM and unwind while dining al fresco at The Secret Garden.

                                                          Come and experience the relaxed vibe of our stylish setting and try one of our specialities over a carefully crafted cocktail.

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