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Cafe en Seine

#158 of 2,069 Restaurants in Dublin}
$$ - $$$Irish, , Cafe
39/40 40 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 4567
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Irish, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39/40 40 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love cafe en seine, the place is amazing. With great decorations and sweet staff. The food and the drinks are good. Recommend this place.

Thank sevim s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here with a friend for my birthday. We both had mains, which were mediocre. Tasty but nothing that would entice you to go back. But I did enjoy the cocktails - mudslide was a good option for a desert! The elderflower collins was very...More

Thank Blayney_Troy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting Dublin at the same time as another friend from the Netherlands. She had a a guide book that suggested Cafe en Seine as a place locals like. The interior is magnificent with art deco design. We started at a table near the...More

Thank Jesfa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As much as I love a good pub, it was a treat to come here on a recent trip to Ireland and take in the the beautiful architecture of this cafe. There is a long bar area that has raised banquet seating directly across. We...More

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We stopped in for lunch and were delighted we did. The inside is beautifully done and quite spacious. The food was excellent and quite affordable.

Thank UpstateTraveller33
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and 2 friends stopped in to Cafe en Seine on a Sunday night to have some drinks. The atmosphere is great and the decor is something that you will spend some time staring at due to its interest and eccentricity. *local tip* go...More

Thank Matty B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went here for lunch and were a group of 8 people. Very sweet staff. The interiors are very beautiful and elegant. Nice for a drink or two (their bloody mary was amazing) and delicious food! Would recommend going ere for sure.

Thank KomalSolomon
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Was here only for a very short time in the late evening for a glass of wine. In the weekends there's music and it's more like a night club, located in the main street area.

Thank Riikka77
Reviewed 29 August 2017

As I Dublin local I have a love-hate relationship with Cafe en Seine. Depending on the phase of the moon and sunspot activity you can either get a delightful server or the dark side of the Moon. Case in point, we stopped in last week...More

Thank Adam D
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This cafe was recommended to us and we just happened upon it by chance. What a beautiful place. Very opulent and pretty. We began with drinks, Guinness of course, followed by cocktails. Then we viewed the menu and ordered lunch which was great. We spent...More

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Response from Terence O | Reviewed this property |
My wife is a coeliac, and there were options, and they knew their stuff. Wife was delighted!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39/40 40 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 4567
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