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The Dining Room

) #3 of 75 Restaurants in Ennis $$ - $$$ Irish, European,
The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 9393
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hake” (24 reviews)
“steak” (41 reviews)
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Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 608 reviews

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Fine cuisine at the Dining room which seemed to be very popular with the local people. Very good, varied menu and interesting specials some of which we chose. Delicious food, good service and good value for money.

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Had a beautiful family meal here for my sisters 50th. Great variety on the menu. Lovely friendly staff. So helpful in getting us balloons etc for the night. Brought out cake after dinner etc. Really enjoyed it. Will be back.

2  Thank Bcvaughan
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Been so many place in ennis ...food were gorgeous n specially fish cook absolutely perfecr..with great service....its atmosphere is so catchy n lovely ...recommend anyone never regret....will back again

2  Thank nivek k
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Went to Dining Room twice whilst on holiday in Ennis. Had the specials on both occasions, sea bass and then turbot. Lovely meals, cooked well. Waitress knowledgable and friendly. Would highly recommend.

2  Thank Beanie501
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We had booked here for a girly lunch, and were so delighted with everything from start to finish.We each had three different main courses, and the fish/ chips were the best I've ever had, fabulous crispy non greasy batter, with wedges/salad, the chef's pasta and...More

1  Thank jayGalway
Reviewed 4 July 2017

May have stumbled on the sweetest village in Ireland and an amazing restaurant too, after being sent to the area by a shopkeeper. Simply delicious food and delightful service❗️Thank you Via and Mairead. And if that wasn't enough we met the owner/chef on our way...More

3  Thank Dstu325
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Was here for a wonderful Rehearsal Dinner and it was so good. We had 40 in our group and everything was made to order. That took a while but it was worth it because the food was so fresh. It was all presented beautifully and...More

2  Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Lots of restaurants offered lots of choices in Ennis but the obvious sophistication of The Dining Room appealed strongly on the last night of what had been an 11-day seafood journey around the coasts of Co Kerry and Co Clare. We both opted for the...More

2  Thank Ted M
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Best meal I've had in a long time. 💯We are spoiled to have this in Ennis. I ordered the hake on a bed of excellently cooked risotto, full of asparagus, spinach and roasted butternut squash. I mean it just doesn't get better than this!!! everything...More

2  Thank Paula W
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Had the risotto. Creamy, rich and good. Fish was cooked well. Chowder did not disappoint. Server was excellent -- MaiRead.

1  Thank Kirt N
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
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, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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