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The Exchequer

$$ - $$$
South City Centre
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub
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3-5 Exchequer Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 670 6787
12:00 - 00:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Wed 12:00 - 23:30
Thu 12:00 - 00:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:30
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Brasov, Romania
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My experience at The Exchequer have been quite interesting. The food at this ”pseudo restaurant ” appears simple, but the flavors have remarkable depth for a pretty known bar. For the main course, I decided to go with the ”Beef & guinness pie, colcannon mash, honey roasted carrots” dish which was a truly delicious and local cuisine, words alone cannot... More 

Thank Dragos A
Conches-en-Ouche, France
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a gastropub, meaning that they serve gourmet food, a step above your usual pub fare. And the food was good, and surprisingly, not too expensive: you had the choice between 2 courses at 23 euros or 3 courses at 26 on the set menu, which isn't expensive for Dublin. A great atmosphere, but the sticking point was the... More 

Thank JacquieSue
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Really nice bar with a great atmosphere. Staff excellent and great crowd. Really good music also. Nice selection of beers available also!

Thank Jonathan W
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for a pint and a glass of wine. Asked for a guinness and a sav blanc. Got charged 9.60 for a small glass of sav blanc, the most expensive one on the menu, except it wasn't, was served the cheapest one. Once challenged, the overly attentive waiter confessed that he hit the wrong button and reimbursed the 2.60.... More 

Thank Noel C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So pleased we carried on walking around what we now know as the purple district of Dublin. We came upon this fantastic gastro pub just as the shutters were opening at midday. We had a lovely welcome and the food was to die for and so reasonable at €10 each for a huge meal of burger and chips & half... More 

Thank Dawn S
Dunboyne, Ireland
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for on a Wednesday evening for a casual business dinner and it was perfect for what we needed. Relaxed environment that wasn't too noisy, good food, and attentive but discrete staff.

Thank Paul O
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were overcharged for brunch. We were all charged €15 for prosecco to a total of €60 which we didn't order or ask for. We explained this but were given no option but to pay. Extremely rude service. Took a while for food to arrived then we were rushed out with my meal half eaten. Very disappointing experience and expensive... More 

Thank June K
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had been coming here on a regular basis, but on last number of occasions my experience has gone really downhill. Visited this evening and my wife waited over 15 minutes at the bar for a cocktail to be made from the point of taking the order.at one point the bar man walked from the bar for over 5 minutes without... More 

Thank Boxster2
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was there on Friday evening with my latest lady friend. I ordered the duck (€24) and the lady had the cod with pasta (€22). The duck had a nice flavour but it was quite dry. A chef who dries out duck is not exactly at the top of his game. The lady's pasta was very bland, really lacking any... More 

Thank jayaims
San Diego, California
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93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Good location, neat layout with plenty of nooks & crannies, so fitted the bill perfectly for a few drinks before heading off to a nearby restaurant. However, the waitress who served our group was so bordering on hostile, she could have done with a good lash of the mistletoe. None of us had any idea what was biting her, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Irish, Bar, European, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Exchequer Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 670 6787

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