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L'Ecrivain

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109 Lower Baggot St, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 661 1919
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (90 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (43 reviews)
“foie gras” (32 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
109 Lower Baggot St, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 680 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The 4 course doinner served was of a standard belonging to this kind of restaurant. The food was supurbe the place itself was very nice.

Thank Maarten H B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Three of us had a special meal at L'Ecrivan. We were greeted by the FOH person and it was very pleasant and relaxed. Gentle piano music was playing, the atmosphere was very well set. So service and setting were excellent. Clearly there is top notch...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A big birthday for the Good Lady demanded that all stops be pulled out in honour of the special occasion. The big CO on the Northside was impervious to all contact for a booking (how DO you get a booking there?? by invitation only???). Their...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've had the pleasure of eating here a few times. I adore this restaurant. The food is delicious and so well presented. You'll need to book this in advance as they get very busy even for lunch. Full of class and atmosphere. I'll be back....More

Thank natasha G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

L'Ecrivain is entering 2018 (15 years now!) with the keeping of their Michelin Star and it's well deserved. Consistency is the name of the game at this well run restaurant. Staff are friendly, not ostentatious and make the evening an easy time with Derry and...More

Thank IrelandGirlToo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently had lunch here and the food was absolutely delicious. Coupled with the relaxed atmosphere and attentive service of the waiting staff, there are few more enjoyable ways to spend an afternoon! The potato veloute starter was among the tastiest dishes I’ve ever had....More

2  Thank baggot14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meal itself was nothing remarkable. Servings were generous but flavors were wanting. It's still decent food but definitely not a place I would visit again. I have had better, far better.

1  Thank Rich Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a voucher so we decided to try L'Ecrivan as we really enjoy fine dining. The welcome was really good and the dining room had a. lovely ambiance. The staff are very well trained and were very attentive. The food was lovely but didn't have...More

Thank paulafhughes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had high expectations based on the reviews and the price point. On the positives: the restaurant looks nice, the staff was very nice. On the negatives: way overpriced for the quality. I feel this is yet another restaurant that rides the "French" wave to...More

3  Thank Antoine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We though we were in for a great time and wonderful food. No the service was that of any restaurant we were ignored except by the girl who is usually at the bar. The food bland ,the cocktail great. We went to another restaurant the...More

4  Thank Farmerka
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Shirlee11
26 June 2017|
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Response from Golfingmags | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual - no need for jacket.
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Mightymiriam
16 April 2017|
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Response from Singstress | Reviewed this property |
I'm really not sure if there's wheelchair access - they did seem to have tables on the ground floor level, but we were brought upstairs (about two flights) and I didn't see any evidence of lifts....very remiss of them not to... More
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KHEMEdinburgh
7 November 2016|
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Response from Harleyclarkey | Reviewed this property |
Just called them for you.......no lunch on Saturday. However, they are open for Saturday lunches for Rugby matches......the 19th & 26th November
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Saturday
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Lower Baggot St, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 661 1919
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