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La Cave

) #289 of 2,086 Restaurants in Dublin $$ - $$$ French, European,
28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 4409
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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French, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited La Cave as a group of 12 ladies on a hen do earlier this month. Within our hen package we had a 2 course meal at this restaurant included in the price. The staff were so welcoming and accommodating and the food was...More

Thank londonlou89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped by here at the beginning of our trip for a glass of wine and ended up spending the afternoon with lovely wines, lovely food platters and a great host. We made lunch reservations for the next weekend and the host offered us some...More

Thank Teun B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here for lunch impromptu after we arrived in Dublin as it was around the corner from our hotel. Very cute, cozy restaurant. Hostess was very welcoming and found us a table relatively quickly. I opted for 2 appetizers for lunch. The oysters...More

Thank jingi13
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I have been coming to La Cave for many years so I decided it was time I wrote a review. From the moment you walk down the stairs you feel like you have been transported to Paris, the decor, the ambiance takes me right back...More

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Called here rather late after attending a concert,the owner made us very welcome and even at such a late hour presented us with a lovely mixed platter of cheeses and meats,we chose an Argentinian Merlot to wash i down with.Top marks from us for even...More

Thank pfc302
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We had a family meal here on Sunday. The table was ready when we arrived and the service was warm, welcoming and efficient. There were no complaints about any of the meals ordered and speaking from my own experience, my starter, main and dessert were...More

Thank Liffey118
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We enjoyed a fabulous meal in this beautiful restaurant on our last night in Dublin. The food was outstanding - highly recommend the French Onion Soup (best we have ever had), fresh mussels, lamb, and the ravioli which is unique and delicious. The service was...More

Thank DL1427
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I've always loved La Cave for its surroundings, have always dropped in for a glass of vino but had never actually ate there. Decided to give it a go for my birthday and it didn't disappoint. Started with the soup of the day, I'm not...More

Thank DavidL120584
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were walking around the shopping district and decided on a light lunch. We choose La Cave because it was a small French Bistro. We both had French Onion Soup and it riviled my own. It was super!

Thank Rusty H
Reviewed 29 April 2017

One of my favourite secret hide outs when in Dublin City Centre. Just off Grafton Street its almost underground. Small and intimate, a Kir or a glass of wine here is a real treat, I normally sit at the end of the bar with a...More

Thank Deirdre O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 4409
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Intimate basement bar and restaurant serving over 350 wines and classic French food. First floor function room available free of charge for parties or wine tastings. We hold open social wine tasting evenings and organise private tutored wine tasting events for groups.
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