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208 Lower Rathmines Rd, Dublin, Ireland
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Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sun 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went last week, booked a table but on arrival waited for 5 minutes before anyone came over to us, lots of empty tables but had to wait again before being seated. We ordered a pizza each, very disappointing, mine went cold after a few minutes, it was a case of spot the toppings - must be living in their reputation.... More 

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Thank luv2travel1991
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really gorgeous food and wine. We were so impressed with the gluten free pizza especially. If you weren't told, youd be hard-pressed to even notice it was gf. Fab!!

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Thank Ruth H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Passed this place on my walk to the bus and saw the awards. Convinced three friends to join me for dinner on a Friday night--be warned, make a reservation ahead of time! Since we were there at 6pm (relatively early) we secured their only non-reserved table. We split three pizzas between the four of us and it was perfectly portioned.... More 

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Thank Courtney M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited and the food was lovely but we arrived at half seven, told we had to vacate at 9. No problem but there were lots of empty tables which never filled. I asked at the end and she said no your fine (this was ten past nine). I just don't understand the reasoning behind this ? Wine wasn't chilled ,... More 

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Thank Meadhbh K
Galway, Ireland
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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here for dinner on a recent ramble around. The restaurant has a good atmosphere with friendly service staff. The pizza chef is on display which adds interest to the meal experience. Overall the food was good, although I have eaten better pizza for less expense. Would not be in a rush to return but it was a good... More 

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Thank herbivore23
Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It can be hard to get a table you need to book but that's because this little gem is so good. Very good menu with plenty of variety. Generous portions of authentic Italian deliciousness. Lovely friendly, cosy atmosphere with attentive and helpful staff. Going back next week!!

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Thank K H
Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not a bad restaurant but you can't share a pizza!! We wanted to order 2 starters and share a pizza (they are large) only to be told that they didn't allow anyone to share a pizza in their restaurant. This was despite the fact that our 2 starters and 1 pizza order meant that we were spending more money than... More 

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Thank irishgal987
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I have to say Manifesto is a real good place to go out for an Italian dinner... it's very small and you need to book to get a table but the pizza is really good. Really Italian flavor! I think manifesto is good, staff is professional and thy have a real Italian pizza. Drawbacks? Not that many.. price to expensive... More 

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Thank apasseri
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Excellent pizza - really tasty. Prawn starter a bit fussy and pricey. Glass of wine pricey too, but would be back for the pizza, definitely.

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Thank Sheila K
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35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great pizza, great desserts, great wine! What more could you want for a nice night of Italian comfort food!

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Thank Sabrina V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Lower Rathmines Rd, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?