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Pinocchio Italian Restaurant Ranelagh

Luas Kiosk | Dublin 6, Dublin D6, Ireland
+353 1 497 0111
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (29 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“clams” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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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."
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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 218 reviews

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

1  Thank mumfrmhel
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Went here with family after the Ireland v Argentina rugby match. Very popular place - caters for birthdays really well. The atmosphere is very friendly, informal and conducive to a good Saturday night out. We all had different pasta dishes and we would recommend any...More

3  Thank Johnny M
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank Shane C
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This place is close to Dublin Castle, 10 minute walk to Temple Bar area. Despite the silly name and the giant Pinocchio head in the restaurant this place was a gem. The waitresses are Italian and were able to give descriptions and recommendations. I had...More

2  Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 12 May 2018

The best place in dublin to find authentic italian food. As an italian living in Ireland it's a pleasure to discover a place in which I can fell at home and I can eat 100% Italian products with lots of pasta, pizza, meat and fish...More

1  Thank Manuel M
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Called in before going to cinema atThe Stella. Food was excellent, ordered aubergine with cheese topping it was sooo good, my husband had muscles and they too were delicious. Sea bass for mains was perfectly cooked and came with lots of potatoes. Tiramisu was light...More

1  Thank Yvette O
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Cosy with great atmosphere real Italian Restaurant and tasty food. I can recommend for spending time for everyone.

Thank agas12018
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

As an italian exchange student in Ireland, finding true italian cousine is quite challenging! But I have to admit, this restaurant really makes me feel at home and it definitely saved me on those days when I was homesick and just needed to taste something...More

1  Thank Camilla S
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Different experience-this comfortable and cozy place is under the train tracks.Food genuine Italian and really nice,staff friendly and helpful.Interesting soup and excellent lamb dish.A really different experience in a lively area.

1  Thank T0ny1952
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Would highly recommend this restaurant, very relaxing atmosphere and food of the highest quality. Everything was perfect, I cant wait to go back

Thank aidanhoran
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$47
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, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
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
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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