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“Good food doesn't come cheap.”
Review of Dax Restaurant

Dax Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 2,701 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$46 - US$88
Cuisines: European, French, Contemporary, Healthy
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Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Neighbourhood: South City Centre
Description: Awarded "Best Restaurant in Dublin" in the Irish Restaurant Awards 2014. Located just off Fitzwilliam Square in the heart of Georgian Dublin, the award winning Dax Restaurant is one of Ireland's premier places to dine. The Dax menu uses only the freshest seasonal Irish and continental produce. Our commitment to healthy fine dining is experienced in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. Dax is the perfect location for social or business dining.
Reviewed 19 March 2017

A group of 8 went for dinner. There was nothing wrong with the place, the food was excellent but it is the up market type of restaurant that can be found in most capital cities throughout the western world. Nothing " Irish " about it so don't go if you are looking for a typical Irish night out.
The cost was typical of any city, which means expensive. The wine list was huge but so were the prices. Spanish wines which you can buy in a Spanish supermarket for 12 euros were on the list for nearly 50 ! You can eat just as well for much less and feel like you are in Dublin at the same time.
However, the Souffle was worth the trip - I am told .

Thank russ p
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've been to the restaurant and the town in South-West France that inspires the cuisine. The town is nothing great to see - a bit like Mallow with everyone speaking French (admittedly, that would class up Mallow a bit). The restaurant, on the other hand, is super - well worth the trip. I've been here with my partner, with groups of friends and I've brought business colleagues here. Food always great - I'm happy to let the staff guide me, on both food and wine. Looking forward to my next trip!

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Thank GoingToATown
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

We recently went to Dax for a pre theatre meal. The service and food were of a good standard. Tasty if not quite michelin star standard. The wine is quite expensive. We suggest a good reasonably priced wine say around 20 euro or less were offered as a house wine it would attract more custom. Service was really good.

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Thank unigis1
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I had some French business colleagues in Dublin and decided to brink them to Dax. They were overwhelmed with the food and service. The wine was also excellent and a great night was had by all. A small part of France in Dublin.

Thank peterfoley352
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My second visit and the food on both occasions has been absolutely delicious. Staff are so helpful and friendly that you thoroughly enjoy your whole evening. A sing song erupted the night we were there and the atmosphere is just so relaxed and enjoyable. Highly recommendable in my opinion.

Thank Yevragca
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