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La Cave

#253 of 2,087 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€French, European,
28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 4409
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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French, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great to know the standard of service and food is consistently high as always at La Cave. Full marks for service and full marks for quality of meal. Our last visited La Cave was 10 years ago so we hoped La Cave would not disappoint....More

Thank ManxViking
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Six if us went to la Cave to celebrate a friends birthday as this was one of her favourite restaurants for the last 20 years. She had requested a particular table when she booked 2 weeks ago and they cinfirmed that that table would be...More

2  Thank Mary O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this restaurant listed when I searched for top early birds in Dublin. I had passed this place so many times and always wondered what it would be like but thought it might be very expensive. I googled the price and it was €18.50...More

Thank Cheery2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visit this restaurant about once a week. It's always a pleasure, the menu is affordable and the food good. The wine list offers a wide range and the atmosphere just brings you somewhere else. Their soups are often really nice.

Thank PaRih-75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is most definitely not the place to book if you want to enjoy a relaxing meal. We booked for 6.30 PM and before we had even sat down were told that they wanted the table back at 8. We were told to order our...More

1  Thank Eimear K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a glorified fast food restaurant. Do not come here if you want a relaxing or enjoyable time .

2  Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had not been here in over 10 years & was so glad to see it was still open on a recent trip to Dublin. I was with a friend on a day trip - last time I was there I only had wine so...More

Thank annef918
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We been here 2 times, little restaurant, very good quality food and values, we are group of 5, order French onion soup, duck, scallops risotto, lamb shark, sea bream, all are very delicious! Highly recommend!

Thank iloveeat2013
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Found La Cave by accident, but so glad we did. Very cosy, lovely atmosphere and the food was delicious. Had asked for the scallops and risotto, but the last had been served. However, chef produced a delicious seafood risotto instead. Our waiter was attentive and...More

Thank rayjo
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough great things about this place. So cozy with a great staff and excellent food. We stayed near and found it by accident and I’m glad we did! This was my favorite restaurant that we ate at in all of Dublin.

Thank Carrie_Day
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11 February 2018|
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Response from Carrie_Day | Reviewed this property |
Probably not, but you may want to because there are so few tables.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 4409
  • E-mail
Intimate basement bar and restaurant serving over 350 wines and classic French food. First floor function room available free of charge for parties or wine tastings. We hold open social wine tasting evenings and organise private tutored wine tasting events for groups.
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