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Castleknock Golf and Country Club

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Porterstown Road, Dublin, Ireland
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We needed accommodation for a family visit and The Castleknock Hotel was in close proximity. The hotel is easy to find, good safe parking and plenty of spaces, at least when we were there. The rooms are modern, comfortable, light, airy and we were given one with a great view overlooking the adjacent golf course. Unfortunately the spa and gym... More 

Thank Alan J
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Castleknock Hotel for one night whilst we were visiting Dublin. The hotel is located about 25 minutes from Dublin city centre which was perfect for us. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. We chose to stay in the hotel for dinner that night. While dinner was lovely, the service was fairly slow. The waiter was apologetic... More 

Thank Elle L
Belgrade, Serbia
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66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Was there at the end of last year, on a business trip and had the pleasure of eating and spending some time in the golf club. Did not have time to play, but the restaurant itself is much better to dine at, than in the hotel.

1 Thank sasammarkovic
Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I visited the Vue Restaurant last Sunday. I booked a table for 2:30, we dined on their €23.95 4 course menu which is served from 12-6:30. The starters we had were vegetable soup and Caesar salad which we could not fault. The mains and desserts did not disappoint either. Please note that a lot of reviews here are for the... More 

Thank heffo500
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Bad experience made worse by staff that did not seem to care…. Myself, my husband, and 2 children called into the Castleknock hotel yesterday lunch time for something quick to eat on our way past. We had stopped off at the Anglers Rest but they were fully booked up. I cant begin to describe the disappointment i felt leaving the... More 

2 Thank newirishuser
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77 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Played 18 holes here for the first time, absolutely lovely course that's very well kept. Challenging without being too hard. Also only €25 for a round. Would recommend, will be back

Thank Conor H
Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I have to admit, I had some doubts about going here at first, when invited by family. Having had quite a dreadful experience some time back in the adjoining hotel. However, this time, at the Vue restaurant, overlooking the beautiful golf course and the real Liffey Valley (not the shopping centre) it was a very positive experience. My first impressions... More 

Thank GerH990
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We'd visited this golf club for dinner a few years back and had the best steak on the stone I've ever tasted. However have visited twice in last few weeks and have disappointed in the food. I've had lamb and the houose burger. Meat was overcooked completely each time, was bland and you got the impression that chef was going... More 

Thank Archaeoloman
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Tonight we dined in the golf club for the second time in a month, and both times were an absolute treat. The view, from The Vue is amazing. You could stare out of the windows all night. Saturday has a set menu, and I cheekily asked to substitute a main from the al a carte menu, no trouble what so... More 

Thank mommyAMC
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I visited Castleknock Hotel and Golf Club on my own early last Wednesday evening. I had cod and chips, which was very very mediocre. Nothing like the same meal recently in Clontaft Castle, in which the fish was SOO very light and really fresh. However, Olivier, the French waiter was very kind and engaging and turned a boring meal into... More 

Thank Colette C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porterstown Road, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin

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