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Cafe Carlo

63/64 O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 888 0856
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
29 Jul 2016
“Appalling breakast for which I was charged 5 euro”
26 Jul 2016
“Great food, Soulless decor”
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Irish, International, European
$$ - $$$
63/64 O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Breakfast was said to be included by the Lynhams hotel next door. Extremely poor selection not worth 50 cents let alone the 5 euro the waitress demanded, despite being told by reception that I should just quote room number.

Thank quercus47
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went for dinner last week here with my partner as we had a voucher for two steak on a stone, and two wine deal. First impression on walking in was that it was clean, but very outdated, the bar looks very 80s, the décor not...More

3  Thank chrisrpk
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Service and food we very good prices were great we used a groupton coupon and they honored it no questions asked. services was outstanding food portions were very good and wine with meal was served perfectly white was chilled and red was room temp

Thank Kristine C
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I had two guests on lunch and I reserved a table at Cafe Carlo mostly for its handy location in the heart of the town. Getting there we were "welcomed" by a very "distant" waitress that for the entire visit never shared even the slight...More

Thank GiorgioG_11
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We visited here as they had a meal deal for 17 euro for two courses and a glass of beer (half pint). The decor inside isn't the best, it's clean but with little soul inside, very generic modern feel to it. The staff were excellent,...More

Thank Conchubar1
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely food esp the steak on the stone and also the chicken curry is fabulous. Nice wine and pleasant service. Will def be back very soon.

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 24 June 2016

last day in dublin so treated ourselves to a nice lunch at Carlo - good food good price and the best onion rings ever!!!! Irish stew was great!!!!

Thank sarahlamar
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Have a very good offer of a meal on a Tuesday evening with a glass of wine food very good very friendly the staff are here

Thank joannbrowne1
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Little café, big cheap breakfast, good service especially as café was full and only one waitress - her offsider had called in sick! We went two mornings and were happy with the meal.

Thank 77gillD
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a quick lunch. Decor is a bit like a cafe. Food was delicious, deep fried calamari, fresh fish and chips, salmon with mash and green beans. The fish just perfectly cooked. We shared apple pie dessert which was very good, double espresso...More

Thank YvetteOB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63/64 O'Connell Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 888 0856
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Just opposite the famous Dublin Spire on O'Connell Street in Dublin city center, Café Carlo - an ambient gem of an eatery specializing in a delicious fusion of Irish & international cuisine. The relaxed and intimate setting of Carlo's Restaurant, coupled with its high-quality, reasonably priced food and friendly, attentive staff has made this restaurant a huge favorite with Dublin diners. Not only is it a popular choice with visitors to Dublin City, it's also found a place in the hearts of the discerning locals, who return time and again to soak up the Carlo's atmosphere and enjoy some genuinely delicious food.
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