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La Caverna

12 Upper Fownes Street | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 670 3110
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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12 Upper Fownes Street | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

All I can say in short word, one of the best pizza ever. My wife ordered Little Italy and I the seafood pizza. Both were delicious.

Thank Óskar Á
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, good service and delicious food! Good wine selection and nice to see vegan options. Will be back for more.

Thank Brendan M
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Had a meal in la caverna last week and have to say a very nice restaurant. It's just on the outside of temple bar area the menu has a lot on it lots of usual Italian food .we had the early bird I had steak...More

Thank chris e
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

I have previously been to this restaurant & on my second visit to Dublin I want to visit this Italian again. The service & good is exceptionally good

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We went as a couple in Dec after seeing good reviews on trip advisor. We were NOT dissapointed - food was hot & very tasty. The place has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and the staff were friendly. I would recommend to anybody.

Thank charliemiddleton
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Really good restaurant.. Happy, very tuneful waitress.. entertained us with her singing.. Brilliant food, All in all a great night, well worth a visit..

Thank jayxx88
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely staff, great welcome.. unbelievable food, it all tasted amazing. Best food I have ever ate. Reasonable price. Lovely wine. Highly recommend this restaurant. Cosy, romantic, stylish. We will def be returning.

Thank Clmu06
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Myself and another 5 adults visited La Caverna on a Saturday night. We thoroughly enjoyed the food and I plan on returning in the near future. My cry for a reasonably priced menu whilst not lacking in flavour was going unheard as I trawled through...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Celebrating our 20th anniversary and this restaurant came up in a google search as a romantic place to go to with great food. When I first got there, we were underwhelmed by the seating upstairs. After speaking to Monika (incredibly cheerful and lovely hostess!) and...More

Thank MirfC
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We, a family group of four adults, had dinner here on a busy Saturday night and were very impressed by the quality of the food and the great service. We had starters ranging from the bruschetta and garlic bread to the seafood chowder; for mains...More

Thank Steve L
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26 September 2016|
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Response from LaCavernaDublin | Property representative |
They have a very extensive gluten free menu. Except Pizza and few starters, everything else can be adapted.All the Pasta Dishes, all the Meat and Fish Dishes They even have have a gluten free Chocolate Brownie :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Upper Fownes Street | Temple Bar, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > Temple Bar
  • Neighbourhood: Temple Bar
  • Phone Number: +353 1 670 3110
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Situated in the heart of Temple Bar, La Caverna is a little taste of Italy in Dublin creating a tradition of excellence. With three levels, each comfortably seating up to 40 people, La Caverna is ideal for groups old all sizes. The newly renovated 300 years old Wine Cellar is a beautifully crafted 18th Century Barrel Vault, updated with soft lighting and superb selection of over 150 premium wines from Italy, France and Spain,Portugal, Argentina,California, Chile, Australia, South Africa. We have vegan and gluten - free options.
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