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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, European, Healthy, Gluten Free Options

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Its name is perfectly apt: not only is it painted bright blue, but this simple harbourside restaurant keeps its focus firmly on ingredients that come f...
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The MICHELIN Plate: Good cooking
Simple restaurant
About
A Seafood Only Restaurant, perfectly situated on the harbour in Dingle. Pretty fine, interesting, colourful, fun and fresh dining for a Shack !
PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$60
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Healthy
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

We had an early dinner at Out of the Blue. As expected, there is a lot of seafood on the menu - which suited us just fine. The food is fantastic and the service is great. The staff were very friendly and very accommodating. We...would definitely go back.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 9 October 2020 via mobile

Myself and my husband had one of the best meals in OOTB while in Dingle. The fish was so fresh and the menu was amazing. The chowder was one of the best I have ever had. The staff were really lovely and helpful. We will...definitely be back again.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 7 October 2020

It is good to see a fish/shellfish restaurant only in Ireland, and I love fish, but it just didn't do it for me I found it very bland, I had the chowder and the prawns and I think it wasn't seasoned properly and it hat...too much coriander which was a bit overpowering. The dessert was amazing I had the cheesecake. My husband had the hake and he really enjoyed it.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 October 2020

We got a cancellation and looked forward to this outing. It was fabulous. Its reputation well deserved. Both of us fawned over our various courses and all were excellent. Ambience and service first rate. Looking forward to a revist.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

I was spending my birthday in Dingle and there was nowhere else I wanted to go for dinner. The service was amazing and the food was as delicious as I remember from my previous visit. Plenty of space between tables but still a great atmosphere....The perfect place for a special occasion.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 27 September 2020

Our dinner was delicious, lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, perhaps the menu was a little overpriced.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 18 September 2020 via mobile

Myself & my partner came here two years ago. The second we knew we were coming back to Dingle, this was the first place we booked - as we loved it so much! The service was brilliant & the staff were so friendly. The food...is so tasty. Great wine selection. They have also nailed the covid-19 regulations that have been imposed upon them. Can’t wait to return ... the lobster never disappoints 🦞😍More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 18 September 2020

Great fish restaurant. We had booked well in advance - place fully booked and busy on the Monday night we dined. Lovely choices - difficult to choose just one. For starters we opted for the scallop dish and the prawn dish. For mains we had...the monkfish and the hake - done in chilli and ginger. Nice wine list.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 15 September 2020

Our meal was remarkable and the staff couldn't have been nicer. I feel so sorry for them working so hard with they masks on but they try so hard to make everything as normal as possible and as enjoyable as possible. You simply must eat...here.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 10 September 2020 via mobile

Fabulous and a great waitress on our evening. Will definitely be back, lovely atmosphere. Only complaint was they wouldn’t sell a painting I fell in love with! Go here!

Date of visit: September 2020
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506vickit
9 February 2019|
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Response from ryantbo28 | Reviewed this property |
Def make a reservation though
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MissAnnieBee
17 September 2018|
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Response from viajera01040 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I used my Visa with no problem.
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25 June 2017|
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Response from Heidi W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They prepared me a vegetarian plate that wasn’t on the menu.
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  • Out of the Blue Seafood is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4