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5A Crown Alley | Crown Alley 5a, Dublin, County Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 2345 6789
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (306 reviews)
“lobster roll” (123 reviews)
“chowder” (94 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5A Crown Alley | Crown Alley 5a, Dublin, County Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 684 reviews

Reviewed 7 October 2018

Best mussels ever! The lobster roll was very good - a bit spicy. I had their special including lobster with brie, so good.

Thank jfranji
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Went here on a whim of a Sunday and even though it was lunchtime, was lucky enough to get a table - there are only seats for about 20. I ordered 3 oysters, and it was only after I finished, and I was asked which...More

1  Thank Claire H
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

What a lovely little restaurant, quirky decor and open kitchen. Ordered the chowder and nachos, absolutely delicious. Will be back again to try some more of their fishy delights. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Went there twice cause we enjoyed the food. The servers were extremely friendly. Food was superb. Had the oysters, crab grilled cheese, scallop linguine, half lobster and mussels and mac n cheese. Loved all of it. Will definitely go again...

Thank Radhiah
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Terrible From start to finish Rubbage Don’t go here Not fresh Great female server, that was all Again, avoid, not fresh

Thank VancouverZengirl
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I traveled from Sweden to Dublin with Klaw as a highlight at the tour. I thought this was the place for shellfishlovers, the best possible regarding to rewievs here and in irish papers. It was a real disappointment. Yes, the oysters were superb - but...More

Thank Karin A
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We enjoyed the oysters so much the first time, we went back 2 more times! It is a small little place that seats about 25 people and is easy to miss in the Temple Bar area but if you come across it and there's room,...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing atmosphere. The food was spectacular, the staff was friendly and awesome. They also make a mighty fine Ceasar 😁

1  Thank Erin S
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Excellent seafood chowder, crab on toast and lobster roll. <3 I fell in love with the oysters and the service was at the top I recommend it to everyone

2  Thank Martina N
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very basic looking premises but the food is spectacular. The preparation process occurs in front of you. A tiny staff works with passion and the food is the star. It's all fish but there are specials each day with different fish, crab...More

Thank 191paulf
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We use an Irish made corn chip and we flavour with old bay and house spice mix. Hope your enjoyed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A Crown Alley | Crown Alley 5a, Dublin, County Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 2345 6789
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