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Fish Shack Cafe

13 Parliament Street | Temple Bar, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 544 0700
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (52 reviews)
“seafood” (65 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Irish, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
13 Parliament Street | Temple Bar, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stumbled on this place by chance when it started to rain but what a great find. Staff were very attentive yet not overbearing. The fit out inside was awesome with great attention to detail and all very tastefully done. Food kept up the high standard...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent fish, soup and salads. Great seafood linguini and excellent fish and chips. Good local craft beer selection and a decent well priced white wines for fish. great service.

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was very good, staff very friendly. Tasted the shrimp nachos as advised by other TAs here and was not disappointed. Soooo yummy

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Thank DanzelMalta_Europe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get the food platter for 2. Super tasty... and than some because everything is tasty and should be tasted.

Thank Miranda K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place. Great food. Nice staff. Reasonably priced fish n chips. Lovely setting. Always popular for young and old. Worth checking out!

Thank reviewerC
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very pleasant visit in intimate surroundings tucked away at the back of the restaurant, The fish was absolutely beautiful, such a light batter and chips with skins on, The staff were most helpful and friendly., Will be back

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Thank Angela D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bought a Groupon deal for this restaurant and took my partner for dinner. Non complicated and pleasant decor put us at ease immediately. The lovely staff working here would be a welcome addition to some of the stiff and stuffy overpriced and overrated places in...More

Thank Marc P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fish platter amazing, calamari to die for not to mention the avocado prawn toast or and lobster mac and cheese.... Cant wait to get back...

Thank emmacN5533ER
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit - not disappointed. Member of staff was a delight. Small menu we had the dish of the day (Sea bass) and the Fishshack Smokie. Bass was tasty but slightly over grilled - smokie was very rich and creamy and extremely filling. On the...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to this place for the second time last Saturday and was really disappointed. While my first time there was a success with amazing food it is now obvious that the quality isn’t there anymore. The calamaris were soft and not crispy or tasty....More

Thank Emilie T
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9 September 2016|
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Response from PadraicHanley | Property representative |
Hi There, we don't take bookings but you are more than welcome to phone an hour before you pop in and we will put your name on the list, that way we should have you table ready when you arrive... Thanks a mill Padraic, Fish... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Parliament Street | Temple Bar, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 544 0700
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Great casual seafood restaurant where Crab and Lobster is our thing. So, roll up those selves, tuck in and enjoy fab Irish seafood as it should be....
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