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F.X. Buckley Steakhouse Monkstown

3, The Crescent, Monkstown, Ireland
+353 1 284 6187
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (89 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
“ham hock” (3 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3, The Crescent, Monkstown, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Prawn in chilli, lime, butter starter was fine - Prawns were tender and nicely cooked, but it had no chilli kick whatsoever - came with a nice sourdough bread though. Rib eye steak was cooked as requested, but not overly flavourful (I do a better...More

1  Thank EdTechGuy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I have visited here and my experience was the same both times. Unfortunately the manager is not a people person and looks stressed all of the time. The first time we were here I just passed it off as him...More

3  Thank ros1068
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were regulars at fxb until a rude manager and service cock-ups turned a family lunch into a stressful experience we didn't enjoy. We waited over an hour in our mains, my steak was sent back as it was hard, my mothers order wasn't put...More

2  Thank UKIrishrover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, very relaxed and friendly. Super food and drink, we stayed on for the remainder of the night after dinner.

Thank Marc2115
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't eat but thoroughly enjoyed some of the best cocktails we have ever had, Egor is a master cocktail maker. Pure Class!!!

Thank sineadobriendublin
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The food here is consistently good. I miss the older layout that was more relaxed but the tasty food makes up for the more serious atmosphere. The only downside is that the service isn't always great. Some staff are very friendly and helpful but others...More

Thank ekc1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We attended FXBs Monkstown last night to celebrate our daughters graduation. Our daughter has several allergies which limits her choice from the menu. The restaurant accommodated her allergies and the quality of the food and ambience of the restaurant were second to none. The staff...More

1  Thank cluaineois0
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I visited FXBs In Monkstown last night with two business colleagues. When I received my steak, it was both tough and cold so I sent it back. After 25 minutes, with no sign of my meal reappearing and both my colleagues having finished eating, I...More

5  Thank John K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I dined with three friends in FXB Monkstown two weeks ago on Saturday evening for dinner. Quite honestly, it was a much less satisfying experience than my previous visits. I got scallops for starter, which were described on the menu as being served with black...More

2  Thank GabyDublin
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Usually when you order from the Set menu, you receive tiny portions that you normally have to pad out with bread. Not the case with this place! The chowder was rich and full of fish such as salmon, cod, clams, mussels and prawns with a...More

1  Thank Suzy52
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3, The Crescent, Monkstown, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Monkstown
  • Phone Number: +353 1 284 6187
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