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Dunne and Crescenzi

#106 of 1,978 Restaurants in Dublin
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14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 675 9892
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09:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 09:30 - 23:30
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:30
Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful whether Lunch or Dinner! We have visited many times and have yet to have anything less than a fantastic tasting experience! Also try out the restaurant in Sandy mount! Equally as tasty!

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Thank kingconn
IRELAND
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67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a lovely lunch here recently with friends. Great city centre atmosphere and very friendly and relaxed staff. This is a good family or group restaurant, plently of hustle and bustle. Some of our party were late which did not prove an issue in any way. We mostly had the specials which were delicious. Large helpings also. Staff were... More 

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Thank IZZYIreland
eibhlin031, Owner at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely view, all of us here at D&c are thrilled. More 

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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 6 o clock on a Saturday evening. The place was almost full so we were glad we booked in advance.We were told we had the table for two hours but were gone before that to a concert.It's obvious why it's popular. Authentic Italian food and our waiter was Italian also. A quick service which suited us... More 

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Thank Caitriona D
eibhlin031, Owner at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this review

All of here at D&C really appreciate you taking the time to write such a nice review, thank you More 

Ireland
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89 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We entertained friends here at the weekend. From the minute we arrived the team were friendly, attentive and engaged with their guests for the evening. Great advice in choosing our wines. They put up with our 'pigeon' Italian! Starters ranged from a carpaccio of duck, vegetarian crostini, mozzarella, olives and meats. Mains - two specials ordered - one with beef... More 

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Thank PiranhaIreland
eibhlin031, Owner at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write, your review means so much to all of here at D&C More 

angeren
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really nice italian food but the place is too little and tables too small. but the food and service are fine.

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Thank Stephan T
GREENFORD, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a Dubliner and despite being off the main drag it was busy. We got a table and the food was very good as was the service. The only reason it didn't get a 5 was due to lack of meat choices at reasonable prices. I had a great ravioli dish and the Tiramisu is lively.... More 

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Thank Lance H
Dublin, Ireland
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited here on a Thursday evening. The place was quite busy, probably 3/4 full when we arrived. It was a little noisy for my liking however there was a good ambience. Great selection on the menu, took a little time to go through it all. I had the homemade pesto to start which was good and then their special... More 

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Thank Caca83
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finally we found a place where re-discover the flavors we love! It was suggested by Italian colleagues, and it kept what it promises. Great bruschetta with original pesto, awesome ravioli with mushrooms and cheese. And, last but not least, super tiramisù. A stop here is mandatory!

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Thank Gabriele C
Northern Ireland
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It has been more than a year since our last visit but everything was as good as it had always been. Excellent lasagne , good starter and a fine selection of wine by the glass. Rounded of by a macchiato and tiramisu.

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Thank janerney
Dublin, Ireland
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32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

super. expensive. italian. steak expensive but to die for. TRENDY, casual, nice clientele. staff italian. Management good. recommend for special occasion. large restaurant. LOCATION;; Twenty steps from TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN. STAINED GLASS window seats and a hook to hang your coat. AWAY FROM MADDENING CROWD LITTLE italy. CLEAN.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$38
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:30
Thursday
08:00 - 22:30
Friday
08:00 - 22:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 675 9892

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?