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Il Fuoco Cafe

#480 of 2,004 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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Chatham Street | 6/7 Chatham Court, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 9124
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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have been to this restaurant 4 times so far and every time I get the gamberini or Fruitti de mare and the mussels, best italian restaurant in dublin by far highly recommend.

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1 Thank Shane M
Uddevalla, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The Staff vere so nice and proffessional, since they just had one red wine on the vinelist , they gave us an opportiunity , bring your one wine and we serve you. We vere so pleased with their hospitality. The food was delicious and was served with a smile.

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Gloucester
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59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Three of us ate here and all of us enjoyed a tasty, reasonably priced meal. It was pretty standard fare for an Italian restaurant/cafe but it was well prepared, tasty and hot. The service was very friendly and helpful and we were well looked after. The price was very resonable and I felt we got good value for money. Would... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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88 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Very nice food; salmon delicious and lasagne 'piping hot from top to bottom and tastes great' mushroom starter with great attention from staff Andy and Elana (hope spelling is correct). At the other end of the spectrum to rude, couldn't have been nicer or more attentive. Also prices very reasonable with early bird special at around €16. Will be back... More 

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Thank Seasonedtraveller028
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I visited this place few weeks ago with my boyfriend and a friend of mine and left this place pretty angry due to one of the waiter working here. We had few waiters that day but Alex was the main guy who ' looked after us ' if you can even call that. We had an incident with the table... More 

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Mykonos, Greece
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I had one of the worst dining experiences of my life at this restaurant and that was before I even tasted any food. Myself and my girlfriend attended here and were seated at a small table in the corner. The place was not very busy ( I now understand why ) so we asked a waitress if we could sit... More 

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Kildare
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We picked this restaurant because on the menu advertised outside it said it was "authentic". This is not authentic Italian food but microwaved poor quality food. The meatball starter should of been delicious but was four meatballs the size of marbles and served warm not hot. The salmon pasta mains was just that, bite size bits of salmon which was... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Great little place just off Grafton St, easy and friendly, place your order inside and they bring it to your table with a smile , fantastic scones

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Thank Shergar2013
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We ducked in here after some rain showers while window shopping on Grafton street. The food was good, the wait staff very pleasant. Our group was re-energized (especially the 17 year old boy who's always hungry!)

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Thank Lynn V
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We had a quick lunch here last weekend and I am so happy to have found this little gem. They were happy to accommodate my 3 year old even though they haven't got a specific children's menu, they offered half portions of the pasta dishes for him. The food was delicious. We ordered calamari to start and while it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, European, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chatham Street | 6/7 Chatham Court, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 9124

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over a year ago
Clane, Kildare, Ireland

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