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Cellar Restaurant

The Merrion Hotel | Upper Merrion Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 603 0600
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
The Merrion Hotel | Upper Merrion Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

A fun location in the old cellars of the Merrion Hotel with grand vaulted ceilings to add a touch of class. The service was lovely, friendly and efficient. The menu is quite large and leans toward casual fine dining. They offer a fairly reasonable three...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 2 days ago

we went for an early dinner before a show, with 5 kids. the food was good... kids had pasta; we had oysters and fish of the day. all were tasty but not extraordinarily so. the kids really enjoyed the fresh baguette. the staff was pleasant...More

Thank KidsOnTheRoad
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food is okay but we enjoyed the fact that it was quiet after a long day. They serve good drinks and it is the only open restaurant late at night in Dublin.

1  Thank Sierra B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cellar is just that. Maitre d'hotel was excellent. Menu was thorough. Service was top notch. Recommend the fish dishes or lamb. Bring money.

Thank jrjojo
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Nice lunches and good Sunday brunch too. We stayed at the Merrion and enjoyed one lunch and Sunday brunch. Brunch is plentiful and served until mid-afternoon, so we skipped dinner that evening.

Thank pds1231
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Two of us went here for a mid week supper while staying in the area. This truly once was a cellar, and it still has the vaulted ceilings but the space itself is nice and bright, not at all claustrophobic and the tables are not...More

Thank Boh_1
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Traditional brick-walled cellar under the Merrion Hotel includes multiple nooks and crannies for semi-private dining. Well-stocked bar includes sports television. Ordered two complicated drinks from the barman and was K-pleased with the quality. Very friendly service, even by Irish standards. I would recommend the white...More

Thank spencerusa
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Was taken here by host with other colleagues. Nice and quiet so we could hear each other. Good food, though hard to find decent vegetarian option. Gin and tonic seemed to be all ice and tonic. Good service. Nice atmosphere and lovely interior decor.

Thank ophelia1953
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a favorite spot, located in Central Dublin (close to St. Stephen's Green). It offers lovely food good value, especially since it is part of the Merrion Hotel, a luxury hotel where lunches and dinners in the main restaurant can be rather expensive. Generally...More

Thank GeorginaC C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Very friendly welcome and general service appropriately attentive. Smiles all around. Enjoyed a succulent burger and delicious bloody Mary's. Setting very nice and dim, sat beside lovely little fire place. Will be back.

Thank RedfordChase
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Merrion Hotel | Upper Merrion Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 603 0600
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  • This restaurant is at The Merrion Hotel
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