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Chapter One

$$$$Irish, European,
18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
+353 1 873 2266
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (126 reviews)
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Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

During our week in Dublin we met the Irish kitchen I guess: heavy meals, big portions, a lot of taste, not that sophisticated, ... combined with heavy beers. So I was happy to experience something else and Chapter One is in many ways the opposite:...More

1  Thank jhml
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Absolutely the dining hi light of our trip to Dublin. Dining in the kitchen of this amazing restaurant. The service was incredible, with the Chef/Owner spending time with us as well as the Sommelier

1  Thank BA9997
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I've been in this restaurant a few times for lunch and the pre-theature menus. Last Friday, I returned with some overseas friends, visiting Ireland, following a trip to the Gate Theatre for dinner. Whilst the starter was excellent, superb really - I was disappointed in...More

2  Thank Mary S
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a very well run operation , it is well booked up every day and a reservation is a must - the service is first class and the menu is for a foodie who likes to taste small portions of designer food on beautifully...More

3  Thank TOPCAT010
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had one night in Dublin on our way home and wanted an authentic Dublin experience. Chapter One was a great choice. The premises are at the one-time home of John Jameson, the famous Irish Whiskey distiller, and thus they have a list of Jameson...More

1  Thank Marc1937
Reviewed 26 September 2016

When my husband picked this place for our wedding anniversary, he didn't realise how popular it actually was. Fortunately, there was a last minute cancellation and he managed to book us a table. We had the tasting menu with matching wines. Food was delicious and...More

2  Thank Ivana P
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This was a spectacular experience that my husband and I will not forget. I wish we had photos of our meals. This was our first time at a Michelin Star restaurant and it was everything we hoped and more. The door was answered by bell...More

1  Thank katestar99
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Great place. Marvelous food. We had tasting menu and it was delicious. Great staff as well. Very kind Czech guy was taking care of us.

1  Thank Tomasz K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I came here with a group from work , having read the reviews, with great expectations unfortunately left disappointed. The food was nice, had the halibut as mains but at the price it should be & perhaps I expected too much , biggest complaint would...More

4  Thank Jungleland61
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I came here with great expectations and I didn't leave disappointed. Everything seems to be perfect, kind of unreal, felt like Alice in wonderland. I couldn't even understand how a simple ice cream could taste so amazing, and I don't even like ice cream. If...More

1  Thank Bud2301
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26 February 2018|
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Response from 103britap | Reviewed this property |
I think it is open for lunch but as others have said, advise that you book in advance. This is a wonderful restaurant and therefore , unsurprisingly, popular. If you enjoy good food, well presented and with excellent... More
10 July 2017|
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Response from Ana-Maria Z | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so! And the irish are so friendly, you may get chatted up
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27 June 2017|
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Response from Colin R | Reviewed this property |
please do not take a break and enjoy the food and ambiance rebuild your relationship with time for yourself
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 873 2266
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