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Dax Restaurant

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner

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Awarded "Best Restaurant in Dublin" in the Irish Restaurant Awards 2014. Located just off Fitzwilliam Square in the heart of Georgian Dublin, the award winning Dax Restaurant is one of Ireland's premier places to dine. The Dax menu uses only the freshest seasonal Irish and continental produce. Our commitment to healthy fine dining is experienced in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. Dax is the perfect location for social or business dining.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
French, European, Contemporary, Healthy
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed today via mobile

We went for breakfast past 11:30 am - the time we knew they stop from serving breakfast. It was a cold morning in Dublin this we insisted on staying till 12 pm when lunch is to be served. The choices are nice but not overwhelming....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mohammedalshamsi123
Reviewed yesterday

no doubt , its a fine restaurant , i ve eaten there several times . the ambience is nice , location is in town . my only gripe is the price of the bordeaux wines , which i love . and there are other wines...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ultan H
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had a business dinner in Dax and it was discrete but atmospheric. Ideal place to have a business or social evening. Very personable team serving us and I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aidanconnaugh2n
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food , good ambience and excellent service . It's not cheap but then again if it was the food would not be as good - you get what you pay for !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tony D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Delicious French food, no pretentions, great atmosphere! The friendly staff made the experience most enjoyable will go again and again!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank melpower
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

TA - like a rainbow - leads to a pot of gold Basement restaurant below street level - middle of office district! No razz Once I found it - went to heaven thru the palate Got lucky with a lunch booking - dreaming how good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thesensuk-Guernsey
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is absolutely delicious, the service very good and the ambiance as well. I find it quite pricey though as we were 6 so we had to pay a fixed 68 eur/person no matter how much less we ordered. Also the reservation system...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bi103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Dax. By far our favorite restaurant in Dublin. The service is very attentive, even though the restaurant was quite full on the Friday night that we dined there. The food is beautifully prepared and delicious. The standout dish was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kennethsB149BI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed Dax, too quality food & presentation with a great wine selection too. Service was great and would recommend definitely recommend it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FoodiePLUStravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything from the minute we arrived until we left was exquisite. We are greeted at the door by the owner. We visited Ireland and France on this trip and it was one of the top three of our three week trip. The stuffed zucchini flower...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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13 November 2016|
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We have a website that details all of this, please do visit it, search for Dax Restaurant Dublin (TripAdvisor will not allow a link to be posted) and navigate to our Christmas Page
Joseph M
3 June 2016|
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Response from BobbyDaz84 | Reviewed this property |
smart casual.
Peter H
6 April 2016|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
A set amount of courses. So for example a 5 course tasting menu might have 2 starters 1 main and 2 desserts. All would be a little smaller then a similar dish on the main course. When we ate at Dax the tasting menu was based... More
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