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Whitefriar Grill

#100 of 2,084 Restaurants in Dublin}
$$ - $$$Irish, European,
16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 475 9003
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (101 reviews)
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Irish, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Birthday group. First we were told the duck could only be served medium or.med rare beause 'Its Xmas' therefore you should expect a lesser choice. The duck was tough and tasteles with a tiny square of tasteless potatoe. Lasange did not resemble lasagne. The soup...More

Thank MargaretCB
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my third visit and previously it was excellent but three is not a charm! Went for a late Christmas lunch (€29 set menu) - poor menu choice to start with, the starter was very nice (a country terrine) however after that it went...More

Thank IrishTraveller0
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful meal here, booked for 5.15pm, sat at the window, tables each side were a bit close but as the restaurant filled up, not really noticeable. Went for early bird menu €21.95 for 2 course, beautiful meal, my duck was superb. One of us had...More

Thank Kevin1812
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for Sunday Brunch with my sister. As I was in town I thought the brunch would be something really special. It wasn't. One thin piece of sourdough bread with eggs and a smidge of avocado. Potatoes were nice. I ordered a white...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Late breakfast/lunch here after a morning shopping .Really enjoyed the Huevos Rancheros with chorizo & black eyed beans which was served with a side of fried baby potatoes for €9.95 .Very generous portion & was Really delicious served by an efficient & friendly waiter.

Thank Viv777888
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

It’s been a year since we visited but the menu hadn’t changed significantly and that is not a criticism! The space is tight and table close together but the food especially the steaks make up for this and the service was very good. Wines are...More

Thank 700tom
Reviewed 3 November 2017

On holidays in Dublin, this restaurant was recommended by Irish friends back in Sydney. We were very grateful for the tip as this was great. We love pubs and the pub food scene but after a while, you just want a nice glass of wine...More

Thank Carolyn169
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the caramelised banana waffles, they are to die for and as stated in the title, better then any waffles I’ve ever had and I’ve been to Brussels 😅 Would have been 5* only for the fact that the side dishes are quite over...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, lovely atmosphere, very friendly staff, food delicious, especially the steak! My friends & I will definitely be back, I'd highly recommend.

Thank Marie N
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We ate here on a Sunday to enjoy their 40 Euro special for the meat platter for 2. Our dinner was very delicious - some of the ribs were a little different, but still tasted good. The restaurant was very busy and everyone was chipping...More

Thank Katie W
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Robert B
1 March 2017|
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Response from niamho1977 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this restaurant is quite small, I don't remember seeing highchairs or a kids menu there but you could check, maybe for lunch it might be child friendly but I don't think it is really suitable in the evenings (I have 2... More
23 February 2017|
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Response from RestManReply | Property representative |
Yes and both types and if they don't have what you want, someone will pop next door to Bow Lane and get it from there.
4 November 2015|
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Response from Sean M |
Lots of pay and display on the side roads all around it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 9003
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