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Pinocchio Italian Restaurant Ranelagh

Luas Kiosk | Dublin 6, Dublin D6, Ireland
+353 1 497 0111
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (34 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“clams” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Luas Kiosk | Dublin 6, Dublin D6, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Pinocchio Italian Restaurant Ranelagh
1. Truly Italian cooking and wine
"This is the best Italian restaurant I have ever been in Dublin."
Alex_travelling_98
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2. Fresh homemade pasta
"I had tagliatelle with porcini mushrooms, it was delicious"
Filippo T
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3. Accurate and attentive service
"Great atmosphere, the staff is very kind and the food is super!"
Angela R
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

PROS: very good service, excellent location. CONS: Ambiance could have been better (Italian rock music, loud ...not exactly dinning music) and food was very disappointing: pasta with clams was extremely salty, soup had no flavour (tasted like liquid mash potato), three cheese pizza was extremely...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank RNMF
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We came to Pinocchio’s for dinner. The food was delicious - I had the seafood pasta, and it was loaded with mussels, clams, shrimp, calamari... it was absolutely delicious! The staff were so friendly. The restaurant was clean, quiet and very comfortable. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kassie D
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is a very good local Italian right under the Luas stop in Ranelagh. Very good pasta and exceptional quality pizza, staff very good. Try the Antipasta sharing plate, probably too much!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Motorsportenthuisias
Reviewed 27 November 2018

This is the best Restaurant in Dublin, the most clean, food and wine are delish !!! The people that is working there is friendly and all is perfect !!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SalsaS25
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Looking at the good reviews I decided to try this ‘Italian’ restaurant. Very cold welcome followed by a disappointing meal. Cold mozzarella inside the arancini, average pizza as cooked using electric oven!!! Poor service and attention to details. Probably I chose the wrong night, but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emiglb
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Last Saturday I ordered the best pizza I have ever eaten. Pizza was very fresh warm and tasty. If you would like to try go to Pinocchio Restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Magda S
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a quick bite of dinner. Staff very attentive and friendly. Menu extensive with daily specials written on a board on the wall. Didn't go for starters so the arrived down with hot pizza bread while we waited for the mains. Seafood linguine...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kiteman_ie
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This restaurant has really good Italian food in the heart of Dublin. The food was lightly flavored without being dull--the taste of the ingredients came through instead of being overwhelmed by herbs. The atmosphere in the restaurant is very nice except that it was noisy...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Met up with friends here last week, lively atmosphere, pleasant and welcoming staff, varied menu from pasta, fish, chicken and meat with a daily specials board. Very nice wine menu too. Clean and tidy facilities speak volumes. A pleasant and unhurried evening. Highly recommend a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank mumfrmhel
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

quite possibly the best carbonara I have ever tasted. Staff very friendly and prices very reasonable.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Shane C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$46
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luas Kiosk | Dublin 6, Dublin D6, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 497 0111
  • E-mail
Description
Pinocchio is an autenthic italian restaurant in Dublin. At Pinocchio you can find real Italian quality gourmet food prepared by our Italian chef an his professional team. In our restaurants we serve only excellent food prepared using top quality ingredients and cooked with passion and love. All served in a typical Italian ambience, cosy and familiar: a place where you can experience real Italian cuisine paired with selected Italian wines. PINOCCHIO IS ALSO AVAILABLE FOR: parties, special events and corporate meetings/events.
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