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Finnegans's of Dalkey

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
1 Sorrento Road, Dalkey, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 285 8505
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (64 reviews)
“fish pie” (15 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Sorrento Road, Dalkey, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate lunch here and it was busy with locals. The service was good and the pub was paneled and loaded with charm and character. We returned later in the week for cocktails and beers and the service was just as good!

Thank WKJ04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a beer as we were staying in Dalkey. Had the best young waitress. She was pleasant, talkative and very helpful when it came to questions about the area. By far she made this place great. They don’t serve food after 2 or...More

Thank Experience532260
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice stop for a Guinness and cheese plate. Very friendly staff as well as all of the patrons. Excellent cheese plate.

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Just had a nice lunch in Finnegans last week.Very close to dart station and nearly centre of Dalkey .all food at good price and big selection I had the fish and was superb and my wife had the daily special and was very good also...More

Thank cyrilperry
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Although they did not sell dinner at Finnegan’s, the bartenders quickly pointed us in the direction of “The Club” for food. We had a pint there, went to eat dinner, then came back. This was a true Irish pub and the people were very friendly....More

1  Thank S3249UZstephanier
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Never expected to find a good pub like this one. A friend told me it would be a cool place to go and he was right. We were four and we all enjoyed being there as the waitress was lovely with us. See you soon

Thank Eadoin C
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We recently spent 10 days in and around Dalkey and we had the pleasure of eating, and drinking, at Finnegan's several times. The atmosphere is perfect, and the pub is clean, well managed, and well appointed. This is not only Bono's favorite pub, but mine...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A great local pub to have in the neighborhood. Some of the issues with this place are as follows. 1) limited if any hand soap in the bathroom which are in need of an over hall, 2) 5.20 euro for a pint of Guinness, it...More

Thank nalasrednuas
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Had heard of this place and then a local suggested we give it a try while we were walking around town. We went for lunch and shared a crayfish cocktail (delicious) and then had the fish and open smoked salmon sandwich. Great meal with a...More

Thank TravellingFalco
Reviewed 12 September 2018

It was a lovely sunny day in autumn and we were able to sit outside at lunchtime and enjoy four different meals (all fish based ) and a couple of pints of stout. Service was friendly and efficient and we enjoyed the crayfish pasta, smoked...More

Thank wheelie07042
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Questions & Answers
Miriam L
20 August 2018|
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Response from Arron A | Reviewed this property |
No it is not. You might be competing with lunch crowd, but there is usually plenty of room.
15 May 2018|
Response from whatsnewbt4 | Reviewed this property |
On street parking nearby
15 May 2018|
Response from Finnegans D | Property representative |
There's parking usually at the Dart (train station) 150 meters from the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Sorrento Road, Dalkey, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 285 8505
  • E-mail
A public house, family owned and run in the village of Dalkey. We serve lunch from 12.30-3.30 everyday.
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