Restaurants

Top Choice Scandinavian in Grafton Street & Around

Greenhouse

Chef Mickael Viljanen might just be the most exciting chef working in Ireland today thanks to his Scandi-influenced tasting menus, which have made this arguably Dublin's best restaurant. Wine selections are in the c…
Top Choice French in Grafton Street & Around

Pichet

Head chef Stephen Gibson (formerly of L'Ecrivain) delivers his version of modern French cuisine to this newly refurbished dining room, whose elegance matches the fabulous food and service. Load up on an expertly mad…
Middle Eastern in Grafton Street & Around

Silk Road Café

This vaguely Middle Eastern–North African–Mediterranean gem on the ground floor of the Chester Beatty Library is no ordinary museum cafe. Complementing house specialities including Greek moussaka and spinach lasagne…
Sandwiches in Grafton Street & Around

Listons

They've been making gourmet sandwiches for so long here that it's hard to imagine them getting any better. Besides the delicacies you put between slices of bread, this excellent spot also does roasted-vegetable quic…
Cafe in Grafton Street & Around

Little Bird

This cafe started life as an adjunct to the yoga studio upstairs and has since grown into one of Portobello's most desirable coffee spots, which in this neighbourhood of mindful affluence means artisanal Badger &…
Asian in Grafton Street & Around

Neon

A brilliant spot that specialises in authentic Thai and Vietnamese street food, served in takeaway boxes, which you can eat at home or in the canteen-style dining room. Hardened palates can jump right into the super…
Deli in Grafton Street & Around

Fallon & Byrne

Dublin's answer to the American Dean and DeLuca chain is this upmarket food hall and wine cellar, which is where discerning Dubliners come to buy their favourite cheeses and imported delicacies, as well as to get a …
Bistro in Grafton Street & Around

Camden Kitchen

Tucked away off busy Camden St, this inviting little bistro prides itself on its fresh, seasonal menu of changing and beautifully presented dishes like handmade gnocchi with organic spinach and greens and wild mushr…
Cafe in Grafton Street & Around

Avoca

This top-floor cafe, part of the marvellous Avoca group, is very popular with discerning shoppers who enjoy a gourmet lunch: how about a Toonsbridge halloumi salad with kale, squash, baba ganoush, pickled onion and …
Mediterranean in Grafton Street & Around

Coppinger Row

Virtually all of the Mediterranean basin is represented on the ever-changing, imaginative menu here. Choices include the likes of pan-fried hake with mussels, baby potato and curried broth; or crispy pork belly with…