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The Cat & Cage

) #814 of 2,014 Restaurants in Dublin €€ - €€€ Irish, Bar, Pub
74 Drumcondra Road Upper, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 857 3809
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (3 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“pub food” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
74 Drumcondra Road Upper, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Horrible food and experience overall. Our server spent all of her time talking to her friends and never bothered to give us cutlery. Ordered pasta and pan fried chicken. The pasta was swimming in a horrible yellow cream that left a sick feeling after a...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Arrived here on a Sunday at 2.30 (when you would expect a bar/restaurant to be busy) to find two single tables occupied by two individuals. First server was very pleasant and brought water and menus. We placed our order for a mixed platter starter and...More

Thank mpgm63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here with my latest lady friend. The early bird two courses for €18 caught our eye, so we decided to check it out. I had the chicken wings with chilli and lime to start. It was the most substantial starter portion I've ever...More

Thank jayaims
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off on route to a party in town . I ordered the beef chilli nachos for main and dessert both for €16 good value to be fair . My partner had the Steak that looked great and he really enjoyed. Serves was very prompt...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food very poor standard. Wilted vegetables and rocket leaves that had clearly passed their best before date. We Place is nice but food really lets it down. Early bird joke too. No separate menu so you have to order off main menu but if there...More

2  Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Have eaten here a few times since the revamp and couldn't fault it until now, was served a portion of wings that were quite obviously reheats, they were burnt and further evidence was in the bowel normally there is meat on the wings, but found...More

1  Thank shrektherapy
Reviewed 7 January 2017

there is a good drink selection and the staff are really nice and friendly! decent food offers and good music

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Visited recently for food.Gone is the musty look and now looks like a restaurant (right side of bar anyhow)....or more of a gastro pub feel. Choice and quality of food has gone up a few levels but thankfully still reasonable prices.Will be back

Thank savystayer
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Staff very Helpful had a Wheelchair with us and they held the Doors open and showed us to a Table without any step,and the Staff could not have been more helpful.

Thank David O
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Laura and Bernie have been very nice to me and my friend. From the begining service was very smooth and nice. We had wings and pint deal just for 10€ and got very generous portion of tasty wings! Best place to spent Friday night! We're...More

Thank Austeja A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Drumcondra Road Upper, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 857 3809
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