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F.X. Buckley Steakhouse

3 Monkstown Cres, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
+353 1 284 6187
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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12:30 - 23:30 Hours
Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3 Monkstown Cres, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
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I ordered halibut and asked for the fish to be undercooked or gelled, it was overcooked, chewy and thready unfortunately. In all fairness this is an excellent restaurant with superb attentive service. I should not have ordered the only fish entree on the menu with...More

Thank GinnyKelowna
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stumbled across this as we were walking around Monkstown looking for an easy early dinner, for adults and kids. Some excellent food and wine, a beautiful set-up, with only the service staff letting the dining experience down a little --- nothing major, and as...More

Thank Irish_Dave_T2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you enjoy eating cardboard with tasteless gravy then this is for you. The choice of deserts was uninspired and the coffee bitter and tasted stewed. Will not be back.

2  Thank williamBordighera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited this restaurant a number of times. The service from the staff is Fantastic. The Food is amazing. It is my favorite restaurant in Dublin.

1  Thank michaelamfoley
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been quite a while since we visited this bar / restaurant and we decided to make our way there for a casual family lunch. We have happy memories of a number of casual but very good lunches there. FXB’s steaks have a great reputation...More

5  Thank emmanuel l
Reviewed 7 June 2018

I have visited this restaurant a number of times The service is very good the food is normally excellent how ever on this visit the steaks were only good...... which for such a place they should always be excellent

Thank Richardv8
Reviewed 1 June 2018

A very pleasant experience - good waiter service and food very tasty. We were a bit demanding, wantling adjustments to the dishes in the menu, but our wishes were cheerfully catered for. Steak very good (of course), as was the hake and chips. The puds...More

Thank G and B R
Reviewed 31 May 2018

i brought a group of business guests from abroad to FXB for early dinner. Service was excellent from the charming staff and the food was superb. T bone steaks that melt in your mouth! delicious! Thanks.

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 29 May 2018

There was four people in our group and we were all disappointed I felt it was very overpriced for what you got, charged 3 euro for a glass of milk Chips were very over done Steak was average All in all not a great experience...More

3  Thank annmalone2018
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Went here for my partners birthday on a Saturday evening and have to say we loved every minute of it. We had chicken wings to start, I had the fish of the day and my partner had the t bone steak. They cooked his steak...More

1  Thank Kate K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Monkstown Cres, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dun Laoghaire
  • Phone Number: +353 1 284 6187
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Established in 1993, F.X. Buckley Monkstown is located in the heart of Monkstown Village near the coastal dart line between Blackrock and Dun Laoghaire. Open seven days a week, our neighbourhood steakhouse and bar is famous for our F.X. Buckley steaks, accompanied by the perfect selection of fine wines and drinks.
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