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Finnegans's of Dalkey

#205 of 2,083 Restaurants in Dublin}
€€ - €€€Irish, ,
1 Sorrento Road, Dalkey, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 285 8505
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (58 reviews)
“fish pie” (13 reviews)
“corned beef” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood
€€ - €€€
1 Sorrento Road, Dalkey, Dublin, Ireland
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41 - 50 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2017

To those of you unable to hire a car and who are looking for an affordable way of seeing Dublin's coastline try taking the Dart (train) southbound to Killiney and walk back northwards towards Dalkey, for here you'll find one of Dublin's top Family run...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Love going to this place. One of my favourite pubs in Dublin. It can always be topped and tailed with a good walk. Staff are brilliant and the speed of service is some of the best in the world I'm sure.

Thank Benjamin I
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Dalkey, a very pretty seaside town is home to this very typical Irish pub. Almost prototypical decor inside is comfortingly familiar. Had a nice lunch: carrot and coriander soup and then corned beef mains. Both lovely. Service was friendly and polished. And the Guinness was...More

1  Thank BM_Mtl
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This pub, in the quaint town of Dalky, is a great place to stop for a pint--I hear the food is good but can't confirm this personally. Friendly, family run place with all the charm of a classic pub. Stain glass back windowed room is...More

Thank BritaVH
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We've been in Ireland less than 4 days now, and have already eaten lunch twice at Finnegans. A word of caution for all you first-timers like us -- they only serve food until 3 PM daily, so don't plan on having an evening meal here...More

1  Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We were on a CIE tour and had some free time so we stopped in for a drink. Beautiful and welcoming. We were told that it was a favorite of author Maeve Binchley as well as Bono and First Lady Michele Obama and their families...More

2  Thank VacaloverIslip
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great time, learning about Gaelic football from the locals! Service was great and the locals exceptionally friendly! Great place to unwind at the end of the day!!

Thank KhM0427
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Finegans is a nice bar which does an excellent lunch time service & the scampi is E-X-C-E-L-L-E-N-T. As well is being located in Dalkey Village it is 200 metres from Dalkey DART Station so easy to get to from Dublin City Centre. You never know...More

Thank Gerry J
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A friendly place for some pints :) Thanks very much! Always, when i´m in Dublin i have to go to this pub. I always met very friendly people there!

Thank Katrin S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We went to Finnegan's on the way back from the amazing seafront of dalkey. We had great food and a couple of pints of Guinness. Great quality/price ratio, nice and quiet pub

Thank Gianstefano M
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Questions & Answers
17 May 2015|
Response from flycon | Reviewed this property |
10.30am - 11.30am Monday to Saturday. 12.3pm - 11.3pm on Sunday. Lunch is served until 3.30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, 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, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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
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