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Whitefriar Grill

16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 475 9003
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (303 reviews)
“ribs” (102 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.All hours
Irish, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Happened upon this restaurant when another restaurant recommended by my hotel concierge was closed. Walked in on a Tuesday night at 20:00 and got a table for 2 w/o reservation. Our waiter recommended the steak special, which we chose to split (was more than enough...More

1  Thank mbradley62
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I attempted to eat here once before but because we did not have a reservation we were unable to get in. Now, the girl working at the time had a bit of an attitude when she told us so it left a...More

1  Thank alexandra577
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a meal here recently during a Business trip to Dublin, it was late evening about 8.30 and I was alone, I ordered the Olives & bread to start and the house special steak medium, I had two tiger beers... My starter never arrived, when...More

Thank WJH67
RestManReply, Owner at Whitefriar Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for bringing your experience to our attention, we are of course dreadfully sorry for this and it should never have happened. Could you please contact me directly geoff at whitefriargrill dot ie so we can investigate and recompense you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a friend and had a steak and ribs special for 2, with sides, for only €40. Perfectly cooked Steak and 3 delicious varieties of pork ribs. Generous portion size. Only one waiter visible, but he worked so hard that the service was excellent!...More

1  Thank EoinEire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here with my spouse in February 2018. The food is mainly steaks which were excellent. The stickey ribs were a pleasure. Highly recommended.

1  Thank CIreland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately our 3rd time to visit and have never been so disappointed terrible service and informed co owner Shane took our booking for brunch when it was over nobody in the restaurant leave u to wonder why . Very disappointed my husbands birthday meal ruinedMore

2  Thank sinead3711
RestManReply, Owner at Whitefriar Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sinead, as we tried to explain to you, but clearly to no avail, Brunch is not served at 5pm on a Sunday evening which is the start of our dinner service. As brunch is a contraction of Breakfast / Lunch one wonders how anyone...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had brunch here and it was absolutely delicious. The chicken parmigiana was particularly good and the chocolate fondue for two for dessert is really tasty and a cute idea. The only criticism, if I had to have one, was that the tables are very close...More

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited recently for brunch after hearing great things and it surpassed expectations. Food was so tasty and well cooked and service quick and friendly. We had the chocolate fondue for two to top it off which was to die for. Have also been a...More

Thank Aisling K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for brunch with friends. Great menu and the food was really tasty. We all got something different and each meal was fab. The chocolate brownie after was possibly the best brownie ive ever had and ive tasted a lot of brownies! Good coffee...More

Thank 077grainne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the most delicious crab benedict for brunch here today. I also had the misfortune of being stood up on a first date but the incredible manager Nigel, and his staff, managed to make me laugh and turned what was potentially a bad day...More

Thank Louise H
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Robert B
28 February 2017|
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Response from niamho1977 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this restaurant is quite small, I don't remember seeing highchairs or a kids menu there but you could check, maybe for lunch it might be child friendly but I don't think it is really suitable in the evenings (I have 2... More
23 February 2017|
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Response from RestManReply | Property representative |
Yes and both types and if they don't have what you want, someone will pop next door to Bow Lane and get it from there.
3 November 2015|
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Response from Sean M |
Lots of pay and display on the side roads all around it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$33
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 9003
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