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The Cliff Townhouse

22 Saint Stephen's Green | Dublin 2, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 638 3939
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (61 reviews)
“fish pie” (26 reviews)
“monkfish” (28 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
22 Saint Stephen's Green | Dublin 2, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 483 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is my second corporate visit to this restaurant. So, I didn't have a choice! Because of the dreadful ( as in virtually no) vegetarian choice on my last visit I phoned today to ensure that I would be spoilt for choice ( assured that...More

Thank liamjpgrimes
Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked this prior to arrival in Dublin and walked past earlier in the day the menu board reads well a lovely choice of shellfish oysters lobsters and fish. We arrived for dinner at 20.00 shown a nice large table, the menus handed out they...More

Thank maxr56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only had about an hour for lunch between meetings. Staff very friendly and efficient. I had the a la carte main course cod, perfectly cooked, great flavour. Big thumbs up

Thank BarnsburyTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food and service was wonderful! Oysters were fresh and suggested wine pairing was excellent.The great location with nice views of St.Stephan's Green.

Thank jerseyfriar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place) take your beautiful dress and go with your husband)! Very nice collection of wine, fresh oysters, friendly staff. Highly recommended!

Thank Наташа У
Valerie B, General Manager at The Cliff Townhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Наташа У, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, I have passed on your kind comments to our Team Look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards Valerie Bracken Hotel Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this restaurant for 2 on a sat night . We were seated in table closest to the window which was very nice .We've ordered the seafood platter to share with no starters .The platter was huge. It was too much for 2 . That...More

Thank Kitty H
Valerie B, General Manager at The Cliff Townhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kitty H, Such wonderful comments, thank you so much Our Chef sources the most wonderful seafood and gets such great reviews Great to hear another one Look forward to welcoming you back soon Kind regards Valerie Bracken Hotel Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very stylish, elegant location. Good wine selections and well prepared cocktails. Galway oysters are terrific as are all other extremely fresh seafood offerings. Another keeper in Dublin

Thank jingi13
Valerie B, General Manager at The Cliff Townhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jingi13, Thank you so much for your lovely comments Our seafood always get such wonderful reviews Look forward to welcoming you back again soon Kind regards Valerie Bracken Hotel Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Elegant setting and spacious dining room (actually thinking about it why were the tables for 2 on top of each other? - this only became apparent when the neighbours felt too close and part of our conversation) That being said the bowl of mussels were...More

Thank David393
Valerie B, General Manager at The Cliff Townhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear David393. Thank you for taking the time to write your review, your comments are very much appreciated and I will ensure to let the Team know! We will definitely look at the layout of the tables and work to make them a little more...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to love the restaurant but my last visit was disappointing. The wood was ok (except we did not come there for a fish pie or fish and chips), but the service has slipped down dramatically. The evening started with the waiter listing all...More

Thank RosDublin
Valerie B, General Manager at The Cliff Townhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RosDublin, Thank you for taking the time to write your review I am sorry that we did not live up to our normal high standards during your visit to us I can assure you that I have taken your comments very seriously and will...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

If you love seafood and fish then this take on a traditional afternoon tea is for you You get a lobster bisque, Dublin Bay Prawns, Crab Claws, Oysters, Potted Shrimp, Fish Mousse, Smoked Salmon, Cray Fish and Moules Marnier and Lobster. think this covers it...More

1  Thank Conor01
Valerie B, General Manager at The Cliff Townhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Conor01, Great to hear such positive feedback - our Afternoon Sea goes down a treat! Looking forward to seeing you back again soon Valerie Bracken Hotel Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$82 - US$106
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Saint Stephen's Green | Dublin 2, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 638 3939
  • E-mail
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