Mandala Day Spa
It sells itself as the 'essence of Eastern solace', but even the cringeworthy feng shui nonsense doesn't detract from the fact that this...
Royal Irish Academy
Ireland's pre-eminent society of letters has an 18th-century library that is home to several important documents, including a collection...
Built in 1710 by Joshua Dawson – after whom the street is named – this has been the official residence of Dublin's mayor since 1715, and...
This huge Middle Eastern–themed drinking emporium is packed at weekends with gorgeous young things and thingies, air-kissing and...
Below SamSara , this long and cavernous restaurant serves high-end Thai nosh to Dublin's beautiful young things. The lamb massaman, a...
35 Dawson St · interesting places nearby
It's official: one of the best chefs in Ireland is Paul Flynn, who made his name with the simply stunning Tannery in Dungarvan, County Waterford. His first Dublin venture will only serve to cement his growing reputation. The elegant old-world dining room is a fitting setting for the superb cuisine on offer; how about oysters mignonette followed by champagne and truffle risotto?