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Dunne and Crescenzi

14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 675 9892
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (116 reviews)
“tuscan sausage” (13 reviews)
“tiramisu” (31 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:30 Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for a late lunch. Overall disappointed. Starter was okay...shared plate of dips and tasteless foccacia. Two dips okay, third so bland as to render it inedible. Both mains were so salty and unpleasant that we didn't eat them although we were hungry. The side...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dublindweller2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tasty food in very pleasant surroundings. It is in a convenient, very central position close to the centre of the South side of town. I’ve been before and on my return it didn’t disappoint.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Digswell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a party of 5 dining on a Saturday evening. Everything was 100%, from the booking, the reception and attention from staff to the great food and fine wines. It is good value for money and the food was delicious. There was a great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bridget5ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the dishes were cooked to perfection and the right proportions at the right value. Great place to eat.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CazManc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once you tire of great Pub Grub and want an Italian meal this is THE place to go. This is a cozy venue with good service (an entirely Italian service team the night we went) with very very good food. Prices are pretty good too...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sapper909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple food done well. Its difficult to do. Dunne and Crescenzi does it. Fine pasta, great antipasti plates, beer was good, wine was good too (I'm told). Waiting staff were excellent. Top for me was the ice-cream. Outstanding. Worth a visit for a lunch or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Eoin O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had lunch here with two friends two weeks ago and ordered the hake linguine....it was so salty it was inedible. I returned to the waiter and due to time constraints could not wait for another dish, we had waited quite a while for the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sodaev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate here twice in the last week.The first evening I thought I had just made the wrong choice. A risotttto with rice soaked in something with sour cheese. A couple of fried pieces of Ham on top. Just about edible. So I gave it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Josephine M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Your heart will soar when you arrive at Dunne and Crescenzi. The atmosphere is terrific, the smells divine and the menu promising. Our night started so well, an unusual aperitif and delicious starters. Oh my then came the mains. I ordered a swordfish gnocchi and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Montyrover
eibhlin031, Owner at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am sorry to hear about your disappointing meal particularly since you loved the atmosphere. However I'm confused since we don't have the dish you described on our menu and would appreciate an email providing more details. I always recommend diners to ask for a...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018

I went for lunch yesterday Sunday, we ordered a Ragu and a ravaoli dish, the food was nice but expensive, ravaoli for €18.00 for 8 pcs of ravaoli €2 ea, while I was there another lady complained about her bill €6 for a large coffee,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Diggerirl
eibhlin031, Owner at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am personally very sorry to hear about the ravioli and have advised the chef to increase the portion on your recommendation,and appreciate the feedback. Regarding the coffee however a large coffee is 3.50 euro and not 6 euro so presumably the customer something else....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
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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