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The Green Hen

#132 of 2,007 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
South City Centre
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33 Exchequer Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 670 7238
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was fantastic, food tasty and the restaurant is clean, tidy and had good atmosphere. Definitely recommended and I'd visit again

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Thank Mike C
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Some of the nicest food I have ever had, speedy and tasty. The Ambience of the place was relaxing and fresh. The staff were down to earth, personal and accessible. Will be back again. ❤️

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Thank Michael F
Dublin, Ireland
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic experience in this quaint little restaurant. Upon entering the bar is incredibly cool and the decor is really chic. Images of legends from old movies adorn the walls. The food was delicious and the service quick with a very friendly waiter and waitress. The music was Motown and the vibe was top drawer. The only black... More 

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Thank Niall29
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Requesting a table for one can be awkward but this place made me feel very welcomed. The atmosphere was great, with chilled out music and great 60s poster hanging around the room. Gives a feeling of being in a smooth jazz club. Food was lovely and the service fantastic. Recommend a visit.

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Thank TLB_7048
County Kerry, Ireland
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130 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here as part of a group of five and while two of us really enjoyed our meal, the other three weren't really impressed at all. The restaurant is very stylish inside with a really cool French bistro feel to it. We were upstairs which was fine, but for anyone looking to book a table I would recommend asking for... More 

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Thank Fredkay
Dublin, Ireland
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254 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was embarrassed by how the host treated my 8-month pregnant friend here! We were offered 2 high stools at the bar for dinner, and when we asked for a table with seats due to her bad back and late stage of pregnancy, we got quite a sarcastic response to at least try out the stools! She was too polite... More 

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Thank Gorettikid
Marblehead, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely experience here! The decor was eclectic and cute! But....,try to sit on the first floor because it is far cuter then the 2nd floor. The service was very attentive, fun, informative and nice! The food excellent and innovative- I had snails then a goat cheese over salad greens and the slow cooked venison! All were so... More 

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Thank familyfoodfun
Wetzlar, Germany
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice and beautifull location. And what a good dinner. Very impressed of the quality! Earlybird 2 courses 21,50€, can't understand how it's possible to offer that prices, but even though... MANY THANKS

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Thank jayrulz86
Bilbao
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch midweek, whilst enjoying a day off in the city. We had a fabulous time from start to finish. The service was warm, friendly and efficient. The lunch menu was perfect with a great range to choose from and both our meals were delicious. The presentation of the food was beautiful as is the presentation of... More 

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Thank Tillynero
Dublin, Ireland
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I could not fault this restaurant. It's a real gem with an abundance of character. Servers were attentive and excellent. Four of us attended for a business dinner on a busy Wednesday night. We all had the Surf and Turf for mains, cooked to perfection. For starters we had an Italian Platter between us and finished with a selection of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$46
Cuisine
French, Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Exchequer Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 670 7238

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?