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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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51 - 60 of 684 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2018

tiny seafood shack in the middle of Temple Bar! some of the best seafood in Dublin. the Oysters are all Irish and amazing. Haven't had such a good lobster roll since I left Boston! Highly recommend you go the food is great and it`s a...More

Thank Wabma
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Best lobster I ever had. Everything was delicious (jamican soup, oysters, sardines) place is very small, atmosphere casual.

1  Thank Natalia J
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Best shellfish you'll find in Dublin! It's a very small, narrow, intimate dining area which continues into the open kitchen. Imagine a garage, not quite wide enough for a car, but twice the length. Go at an "off peak" time to get a seat, we...More

Thank Brett H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Kevin his crew sorted us out with the best oysters and bloody Mary’s we’ve ever tasted. During happy hour the value is of the chain. Cheers lads!

1  Thank Oliver C
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Came here twice today it was so good, the bloody Mary's and oyster happy hour is incredible. Food is fresh and our waiter Kevin was knowledgeable and welcoming. A must for seafood afficionados!

1  Thank Joe A
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Really great spot. Seafood is very good and fresh. Menu is excellent. Portion sizes are brilliant and staff are very friendly and helpful. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank dereksheehan77
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Best mussels I have ever had! Cool little place with a casual vibe. Great food and service. Fresh and clean seafood.

Thank JPP1313
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

In the very lively Temple Bar area, this tiny restaurant is an excellent surprise : very good and fresh seafood products, originally and well dressed, by very friendly staff. A must sea if you like seafood in Dublin !

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We could not get enough of the gambas and the sauce! We ordered extra bread to finish it off, it was that good. My husband loved the oysters as well. I would go back just for more shrimp, but the area and people watching is...More

Thank felises
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This small ‘restaurant’ has very few seats, and the seats that they have are not very comfortable. So now you know! I had 6 oysters, and they were delicious!! The Dublin Bay Prawns were good; however the crabs were in some very (too!) spicy sauce...More

Thank Mer21maid
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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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