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Darwins Restaurant

80 Aungier Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 475 7511
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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80 Aungier Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered my meal from a waiter who was not the friendliest and in a big hurry to get the order. My fish arrived and was moist and pink in colour. It was most definitely undercooked and friends also agreed. I sent it back and...More

Thank germ23953
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a meal during the week with a couple of friends, food nothing to write home about simular to home cooking. My friend complained about her fish been raw which it was and I have to say the guy dealing with our table was quite...More

Thank Patricia B
Siobhan K, Guest Relations Manager at Darwins Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Patricia, I’m genuinely confused by this review. We had expected your friend to write one as she was the person was shouting at the staff and owner. She was also the person who’s behavior you and your other friend apologized about. On the night...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely meal in cosy yet grand settings with a great central location. Decided to skip starters and order a decent steak with all the trimmings. We both had 12oz rib-eye cooked medium rare and it was perfectly timed, to a great charcoal flavor, the...More

Thank hollielong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The good service and friendliness of all the staff made our evening particularly pleasant. From the time we made our initial phone reservation to the end of the evening, when we met the owner and were offered a complimentary drink, everyone was professional and helpful....More

Thank Go803122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found Darwin’s during internet search for a Dublin restaurant. There with friends from England for a more concert meal, Absolutely loved it. Not just because two other friends had come over to join us as a surprise! The food was excellent. No steaks were consumed,...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are a lot of Steak Houses in Dublin We have been to most of them, and we always come back to Darwins It is a combination of the friendly management team, the great offers, and, little-known fact is they will sell you a bottle...More

Thank Cliff E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can not recommend Darwin’s enough for their food, atmosphere and staff. Very warm welcome, food was to die for and I think it would be very difficult to get a better steak!

Thank Courtney O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal with my partner on the eve of her birthday. The food was amazing and arrived quickly even though they were clearly very busy. I hadn't asked for any birthday treatment or fuss, but they surprised us with cake and free drinks...More

Thank jantheman16
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Have been here a number of times through the years. Always enjoyable. Was disappointed at not being able to have a cocktail because I was designated driver. Will leave the car at home next time. Absolutely loved the goats cheese tartlet and would highly recommend...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018

During a recent visit of global partners to our Dublin office we brought them to Darwins where we were greeted and served by exceptionally friendly and knowledgeable staff. Our 3 guests were from India, one being vegetarian, and all expressed delight with the range and...More

Thank terryclare97
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$41
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Aungier Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 7511
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OPEN ON MOTHERS DAY 12-4PM €29 menu Visit our website to see our delicious 3 course menu! Darwins restaurant offers contemporary international cuisine with an extensive menu catering for 'carnivorous, coeliac and vegetarian' diners. We pride ourselves on our certified Irish Angus beef and local produce, our interesting and affordable wines and our committed and careful suppliers.
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