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Damascus Gate

10 Upper Camden Street | Dublin 2, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 475 2000
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
10 Upper Camden Street | Dublin 2, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 453 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I got there with my girlfriend, The manager himself welcomed us and got us a seat. Shortly after a very friendly staff approached us with beautiful smile. We ordered the food within less than 10 minutes we got the food . It was absolutely gorgeous...More

Thank Arube S
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had lunch at Damascus Gate on a Friday afternoon. The service was very attentive and there were only a few people in the restaurant. I had the lamb Kibbeh which is one of the restaurant's specialities. It was very tasty and the portion size...More

Thank EIDW-flyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to this restaurant after seeing the number of amazing reviews on here, however we left finding the food very average. The kebab in the starters were overcooked and the lamb skewers were very tough and chewy to eat. Service was good although we were...More

Thank Ibrahim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this lovely restaurant. We were impressed by how friendly they were when we called to book. All restaurant staff were friendly and helpful, offering to make recommendations should we need them. Food was delicious, plentiful and reasonably priced. Will be back on...More

Thank Charlene T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small little space packs a huge punch. Anyone looking for Lebanese/Syrian food should not miss this restaurant. It was the best meal I had in Dublin and I am sorry I did not go there sooner rather than on my last day. I started...More

Thank Laney98
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Literally. Came back home few minutes ago after a lovely dinner at Damascus Gate and she expressed her feelings about the dinner we just had. In a city where money is the main protagonist, you can discover something else at Damascus Gate. Service, flavours, experience....More

Thank Vincenzo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Weather outside was typically Irish as i held the umbrella with two hands over my Date's head.....being the true Gentleman I am. Opened the door and we both entered Damascus Gate. It was early (5.30pm) but there were a few tables taken and there...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called on a Sunday afternoon having seen TripAdvisor review's. Just had a main course as we were in a hurry. Went for the Kabseh, one of their specialities. I'm still salivating about it now! Amazing flavours. I'll be back very soon.

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Second night in Dublin, we had learnt very quickly & booked restaurants for the two remaining nights of our stay. We arrived and were quickly seated. Unlike the previous night the place wasn't busy but had enough guests that you didn't feel uncomfortable. We were...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous restaurant offering all the classics....the sharing platters are a must for everyone to taste....polite staff plus a great owner who is on hand for any questions and recommendations . Great fresh earthy dishes.... well worth a visit . Pre book is advisable

Thank Tommy J
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21 September 2017|
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Response from Henk V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think so
29 May 2017|
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Response from Husam F | Reviewed this property |
The place can accommodate that number surely but you have to contact the Resturant to book in advance
26 December 2016|
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Response from Emily B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know sorry. They were extremely kind so I would be surprised if they did not
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Upper Camden Street | Dublin 2, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 2000
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Syrian and Lebanese cafe restaurant and shishs bar
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