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Fish Shack Cafe

13 Parliament Street | Temple Bar, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 544 0700
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scampi” (64 reviews)
“seafood” (98 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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13 Parliament Street | Temple Bar, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved the food here. The friendly staff. The place is funky and the food fantastic .. it catered for an eighty year old downwards .. loved the place and would definitely return and was great value for money

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Date of visit: December 2018
Thank T K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ordered there salad with shrimps and avocado. Both were really tasty. Waitress was nice, prices average

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Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rafal K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Gourgeus nice fresh , bit expensive but ok for city centre . Lovely fish chowder . Love seafood restaurant, good service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bogei272
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had to taste the most of their dishes except the lobster because someone before us, ate the last one. Everything was delicious and the also the waitresses very helpful.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank MartiniAlex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had their platter to share along with fries and corn on the cob. We always have the platter and it’s a little different each time which keeps it interesting. We’re not usually big fans of mussels but they were delicious. Lovely staff too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Beanie14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Out of four different plates, all four were very good. Pasta, Chicken, soup, very satisfied with the experience. A place Togo back for sure!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EZ1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch one afternoon. They seated us right away. The service was great and staff was friendly. We ordered the haddock and hake, fish burger, and shrimp nachos. The nachos were loaded! Also, the French fries were yummy. Everything was delicious. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank simplyuprooted
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We opted for the platter and medley along with their own beer and red wine. Everything was really good with excellent service. Central location as well so highly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 299seadj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a pretty good meal here. Not exceptional but not bad either. The weren't many customers and the craft ale was reasonable.

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Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Adam F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Starting with a platter for two and a lobster and a wine (sauvignon blanc white wine) the three of us were in the mood for ... more food. We ordered twice the catch of the cday and a plate of scampis and it was all...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank B4174KTjanc
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26 March 2018|
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Response from Marc P | Reviewed this property |
don't think so but i would certainly give them a call before heading over. lovely place
18 October 2017|
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Response from shirleym249 | Reviewed this property |
Not at all.
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$11 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
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 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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