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Cill Airne

#128 of 2,000 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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North Wall Quay 16 | NORTH WALL QUAY, Dublin DUBLIN 1, Ireland
+353 1 817 8760
12:00 - 23:30
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Sun 15:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:30
Sat 15:00 - 00:00
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

fantastic atmosphere and food was outstanding. cant wait to go back. the view of Dublin port and all the new buildings is amazing. the colours and lights are so beautiful in the evening

Thank swalshjvt
London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here was amazing! There were 7 of us for a meal and none of us had any complaints about any of the food we had. The service was friendly and attentive. After dinner we went upstairs to the bar which was very busy, but we managed to find a corner to get a table and a few tall... More 

Thank Jokin1982
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent views, great food. Great selection of wine. Dublin like you've never seen it. Staff are very friendly, close to the 3arena too!!

Thank David C
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Out for a walk need a drink I can recommend the lovely Cill Airne we were lucky to have the sunshine ☀️😁 just head down to the river Liffey just pass the Samuel Beckett bridge on the north side 😆 a very warm welcome from the staff 5 * we will be back 🍺😘

Thank Angie S
Limerick, Ireland
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436 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Birthday party, excellent staff from the door right through to the staff collecting te Glasses...food was top class. Ideal Birthday venue.

Thank Loo99car
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

The Cill Airne is a really super venue.The location is great on the north quays, near the Convention Centre and within easy reach of the 3 Arena. We have used it for pre-match functions and Christmas functions, which were a great success. The atmosphere is great and the food and wine are reasonably priced. We have become regulars for all... More 

Thank Skellig_Engineering
Cork, Ireland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Seriously the best burgers around the city! No other burger comes close... not to mention the rest of the menu: the steak is tender & tasty, the chowder is SUPERB, the wings are amazing... and then thee is the wine - we had a Chianti Rufina, brilliant addition to our meal. I'm definitely coming back!

1 Thank Evan H
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

The moment I spoke to Lisa I knew this was the venue for my Husband's 60th Birthday. it was so easy as Lisa took care of all the little details. Food was excellent, The atmosphere and the friendliness of all the staff on board, from Lisa to the Bar staff the Kitchen Staff the lovely Randall who had to put... More 

Thank Mary R
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

The interior is lovely, the staff friendly and the food to die for. The dessert was the best I have ever had in any Dublin restaurant.

Thank DiannaUrsul
Ballymena, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Unusual setting for us we normally like our feet on land. The place was recommended by a local and didn't disappoint. From the start friendly and warming. Food was delicious and value for money, by far one of our best meals in Dublin fair city. Well worth the walk down.

Thank ecril001

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
15:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Wall Quay 16 | NORTH WALL QUAY, Dublin DUBLIN 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 817 8760

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