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Chapter One

€€€€Irish, European,
18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
+353 1 873 2266
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (136 reviews)
Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Never got my beer, nor my espresso, food looks super fancy but it's actually only average, atmosphere not great. Not recommended

Thank Marcin_and_Agnes
Reviewed 4 days ago

The experience in Chapter One is really something special. The staff are excellent and so knowledgeable. The flavors of the food are amazing and the experience is fab. Consistently excellent

Thank Niamh S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The restaurant is in a basement but with the highest level service, food and ambience. Staff are very attentive with a straight forward approach and make any occasion special.

Thank damfarr
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 8 in our party going to the theatre so we were there for the earlybird menu there was a great choose on the menu everyone were delighted with there selection,the waiting staff were brillant they even collected our thickets for us allowing us...More

Thank mfdelaney86
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is consistently the best restaurant in Dublin. Everything was flawless from the initial welcome to the overall service throughout the evening. The menu follows the seasons and there every mouthful was delicious. I particularly like their wine list which has excellent wines in every...More

Thank teg300
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous restaurant as always. Ross Lewis and his team really can cook. Great service, great food and a great place to do business while enjoying the great atmosphere.

Thank georgej103
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet again, chapter one has not let me down, have been here many times over the yrs and it still impresses me every time, can’t wait to go back

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So very deserving of their Michelin Star! We arrived for the pre-theater seating with a short, 2 hour window for dining. However, we never felt rushed or hurried. The entire floor staff was super attentive without being over-bearing, very comfortable and easy to talk with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Consistency, reliability and excellence are words when spring to mind when describing Chapter One. Have visited here frequently over the years and cannot think of a bad dish, never mind a poor meal. The only downside of this is the increasing difficulty of booking a...More

Thank Pascal145
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for a business dinner but ended up staying most of the afternoon. Service as professional as ever and food delivered was bordering exotic but unbelievably nice. Breads were a highlight for me. Service that's professional but not too stuffy and reasonably priced...More

Thank Philip L
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25 February 2018|
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Response from 103britap | Reviewed this property |
I think it is open for lunch but as others have said, advise that you book in advance. This is a wonderful restaurant and therefore , unsurprisingly, popular. If you enjoy good food, well presented and with excellent... More
10 July 2017|
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Response from Ana-Maria Z | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so! And the irish are so friendly, you may get chatted up
Tsu T
26 June 2017|
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Response from Exmothian1 | Reviewed this property |
Don't think taking a babe to a Michelin restaurant is a good idea at all.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 873 2266
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