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“Drinks” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Finnegans's of Dalkey

Finnegans's of Dalkey
Ranked #326 of 2,528 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$11 - US$27
Cuisines: Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood
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Good for: Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Drinks”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good pub, lovely place to meet for a catch up staff very nice always go to finnegans if visiting dalkey

Visited January 2017
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London
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Fantastic location. Great Service”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as a family to this lovely pub which is split into 3 sections with a bar that wraps around the centre. The service is fantastic, and if you are a large group they will do table service which is an added bonus, also, the locals are friendly and funny. One downside is that (like many local pubs) it closes at 12.30pm which is a little earlier than I would have liked!

Visited March 2017
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great pint and nice bar food ”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Nothing like a nice Saturday over killiney hill and lunch afterwards in this great bar , great way to spend a morning , nice fresh food and a creamy pint

Visited January 2017
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Dublin, Ireland
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406 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“Always good ”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Great buzz and always busy. Right beside public transport. Food is good so great for lunch. Like it!

Visited January 2017
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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“A real treat if you or friends are visiting Dublin.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

To those of you unable to hire a car and who are looking for an affordable way of seeing Dublin's coastline try taking the Dart (train) southbound to Killiney and walk back northwards towards Dalkey, for here you'll find one of Dublin's top Family run restaurants.

The weather wasn't great on our visit so the walk from Killiney to Dalkey was on what the Irish refer to as a "Soft Day" but to which you and I refer to as damp, wet and windy. However walking into a very warm and welcoming Finnegans made the previous hours walk in the rain all the more worthwhile.

Great seafood, great menu selection, great service, lovely atmosphere in the build up to Christmas and a great pint of Guinness. If you want to save yourself the walk just get off at Dalkey as the station is only about 50 metres away. A real treat if you or friends are visiting Dublin.

We'll be back.

  • Visited December 2016
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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