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Half Door

3 John Street, Dingle, Ireland
+353 66 915 1600
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
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French, Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 John Street, Dingle, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Decor magnificent, airy and bright and cosy. Service was very good between courses. Food just excellent, presentation superb, food was good and hot.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All in all amazing. We went there for dinner. I had the chowder followed by the two fish of the day in seafood sauce. The chowder of out of this world great. Such a good selection of fish and mussles with excellent seasoning made this...More

4  Thank BettyKate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A once a year treat at the Half Door. Not a budget option. We stuck with fish/seafood for starters and mains. The duo of fish and lemon sole mains were excellent. Rich delicious food. The restaurant was busy for a Wednesday night with a good...More

3  Thank mikesub3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Dingle,it never disappoints.The seafood chowder is devine,dressed with mussels sitting on top & the whole bowl full of fish including some nice prawns .We also enjoyed the special of the day which was a very generous portion of hake...More

5  Thank Viv777888
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Delicious meal recommended to us by Jon from Pax Guesthouse. Lovely restaurant with a relaxing atmosphere. Generous portions and delicious quality.

4  Thank kimh0gan
Reviewed 12 July 2017

A friend told us about the Half Door and the wonderful seafood chowder. So when we arrived in Dingle we stout to find it. It took a bit to find it but it was well worth it. We ordered oyster, the seafood chowder and fries....More

4  Thank MikeRNaples
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Lobster bisque is the best I've ever had. The menu here is exceptional with an impressive choice of delicious options. Our dinner was terrific. Very friendly family run place. Can't do better than this.

4  Thank Lorna R
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a 2 room restaurant . the front is a more intimate and tradition Irish set up. Back room for larger groups. Everything from starters to end were great. Both our meals were close to perfect in every way. Service was great and wine...More

4  Thank BostonRanger
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had dinner here in June, 2017. The food was well prepared, and we really enjoyed the terrific service, and countryside themed decor. Highly recommended!

4  Thank YoMTVRaps
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were seated without a reservation. The dining room was quiet which was great because we were hungry and tired after driving a good part of the day and just wanted to relax. The food was great. Service was good. We would eat here again!

4  Thank ann k
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3 May 2016|
Response from johngreenaway | Reviewed this property |
I don't own the business. The menu is predominantly fish and meat but when asked in the past they have served up a couple of nice veggie dishes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 John Street, Dingle, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
  • Phone Number: +353 66 915 1600
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