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F.X. Buckley Steakhouse

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, Irish,
3 Monkstown Crescent, Monkstown, Ireland
+353 1 284 6187
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“chateaubriand” (3 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 23:30 Hours
Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3 Monkstown Crescent, Monkstown, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It takes a constant focus on the details to maintain a quality product delivered with a quality service. Unfortunately, this F.X. Buckley's has taken their eye off the ball. A pet peeve of mine is an inaccurate wine list (probably a holdover from my time...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I will start by saying that the food is actually top notch. really good food. BUT... you would die of thirst waiting for a drink. really very very slow for drinks. we actually found ourselves walking downstaires to inquire after drinks ordered long before.Also very...More

1  Thank _turnm56
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We were out enjoying the summer sun and decided we'd rather eat out instead of going home to cook. We were spoilt for choice as we were in Monkstown. We decided to pop into FXB's for an earlybird. I usually like their burgers, what's not...More

1  Thank Sean M
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Great location, amazing meat, great wine selection with reasonable price and professional service. Highly recommended, IMO the best of all the three FX buckley steakhouses in Dublin.

Thank Gianstefano M
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

So we came here quite regularly, mostly for Friday lunches. Was a good lunch menu, good burger, steak sambo, round steak with an egg etc. Changed now, burger was €10, now it’s €16 for the same burger, complete pisstake! Other prices are similarly increased. Good...More

3  Thank Conor K
Reviewed 18 July 2018

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

1  Thank GinnyKelowna
Reviewed 15 July 2018

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 9 July 2018

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 15 June 2018

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 13 June 2018 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
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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 Crescent, Monkstown, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Monkstown
  • 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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