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The Dining Room

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The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 9393
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County Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A group of us were in Ennis last weekend and we booked 'The Dining Room' for dinner on Saturday night. It turned out to be a great choice as both the food and staff were exceptional. Very good value for money and the quality and presentation of the food was second to none. Will definitely be coming back again.

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1 Thank Jackie G
Western Ireland, Ireland
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I wrote a long review very recently,about a bad experience we had here,we were here for family Sunday lunch.However it has disappeared.Long story made short The food was not up to standard,Chefs pasta not the same as usual ,I was told this was because there was a different chef on.Electricity went out,which is OK they had no control over that,but... More 

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Thank catherine c
County Clare, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I strongly recommend this restaurant if you are ever in town or just thinking of dining out, The food is incredible and hats off to the staff for such outstanding service. I will definitely be going there more often. Thank you Mairead and Marc and the rest of the team for a wonderful experience, it wont be the last time... More 

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1 Thank bamboz4eva
Evergreen, Colorado
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are two adults visiting from the states. We came on a late Wednesday night, and even though we came close to closing we were warmly welcomed. I had the risotto, my fiance had the pan fried chicken, and along with the fried brie, they were all superb - best meal we've had in Ireland thus far. In addition, the... More 

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4 Thank hollyberry879
Ennis, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really nice evening and the food was lovely. We will come back as soon as we can! Thanks a lot.

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3 Thank Rebeccastour2016
County Clare, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Communion dinner was delightful. Large group of us eating and there was something on the menu for everyone! I had the soup and pasta! I couldnt fault it. Also tried bits of other meals and loved everything! been back on numerous occations because of this and will continue to go back!

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1 Thank RebeccaDonoghue
Lawrence, Kansas
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178 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great meal of fish & chips here. I'd also recommend the rhubarb dessert! Staff was very very friendly as well. Ennis is also a great stop in to walk around!

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2 Thank 233BK233
Kill, Ireland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food in lovely restaurant. Lots of choice, big portion sizes and reasonably priced (€26 for starter and steak). Friendly staff and quick service. Only negative was that it was a bit cold in restaurant.

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3 Thank Caroline2406
Inisheer, Ireland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Evening out with a family of 4. A great menu, catered for a child with very bad allergies and presentation was outstanding. Choice of wine was very good and excellent tea/coffee menu. The only fault was lighting. Would definitely recommend this to family and friends, will be back again.

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2 Thank m c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the dining room on Wednesday evening and were so happy to have found this hidden gem on our travels. Had the duck with plum sauce for mains and my friend had chicken breast stuffed with cream cheese and wrapped with bacon and both of us were licking our lips afterwards :) We would also highly recommend the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Cuisine
Irish, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?