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The Dining Room

) #3 of 73 Restaurants in Ennis $$ - $$$ Irish, European,
The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 9393
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely top class food and service. From the moment we entered we were treated like royalty and given great treatment. In particular Rory was an absolute gentleman. Making cocktails for the girls even though they aren't on the menu was a touch of class.... And...More

1  Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I ate in the Dining Room recently with family. The food and service was excellent, with the staff being super friendly and attentive. You will go far to get this very high standard of food elsewhere for this cost. I recommend the garlic mushroom starter...More

1  Thank LeMarque1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Dining Room is in the centre of Ennis. It was recommended to us as having the best food in Ennis. I had Lamb Shank and the wife Sea Bass. Both dishes were excellent. We noticed that portions were on the large size more like...More

1  Thank Dunard
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to book The Dining Room for Mother's Day & checked the menu on line first & found it to be an affordable price. Rang up and made the booking & was really looking forward to it. When the bill came I got quite a...More

Thank Bannerone
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a meal midway through a Saturday afternoon - probably a mistake. The place had very few guests and had obviously had a busy lunch session. The food was very average and the service really quite slow. The decor was quite dark and...More

Thank Dick L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quality and presentation of the food was exquisite, atmosphere was warm and down to earth and the staff were exceptional! Well worth a visit!!!

1  Thank Niallg1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here for 4 people on Saturday night, busy restaurant, but you will understand why when you taste the food. Goats cheese tart stater and sea bass mains, it was top class. Will be back again..

Thank Gerguilfoyle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here over the Christmas holidays, restaurant was very busy but service wasn't slow and the food was delicious. Staff were very friendly and apologetic for slow delays. Four of us ordered different main meals and we all licked our plates clean :)

Thank Clodagh B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner for 6. Food was excellent and service outstanding. One of our group was celebrating a birthday and the staff made a huge effort to create a memorable experience, including taking photos . Well done!

1  Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere, delicious food, excellent service by Mairead. Quick, polite, friendly, more than you can expect!

1  Thank Andreas S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 689 9393
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Child Friendly, Serves Local Cuisine, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining Area, Romantic, Can Cater for Large Groups. Simple tasty food for everyone's budget
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