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Shanahan's on The Green

119 Saint Stephen's Green, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 407 0939
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“filet mignon” (33 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
119 Saint Stephen's Green, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

I reckon it's the best steak i've had in Dublin but boy is it expensive. It's definitely five star dining, but you pay a price for each star!!!! Worth the price for a special occassion though!

Thank EoinMor
Reviewed 18 June 2015

We had the early bird menu, bread starters, steak , dessert, no compliants. Sides of mashed potatoes And creamed spinach I would describe as baby food, Onions were ok. I think the sides let the meal down. Service was excellent. Extremely warm in the restaurant...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

My friends and I make a point of dining at Shanahan's every time we are in Dublin, most recently on 6/5/15. As always, the staff was attentive and knowledgeable, including making excellent recommendations concerning choices from the well-rounded wine list. And, all of the appetizers...More

Thank Brien H
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This place is very expensive. This place is very good. Be sure to at least have a drink, if not dinner, DOWNSTAIRS. In addition to JFK's rocking chair, there are intriguing U.S. presidential memorabilia. The staff is gracious as is the manager. The steak selection...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Have never left a restaurant feeling so full- and that was with the pre theatre menu! Four courses plus freshly baked bread cut in front of you- and more onion rings than two people could ever eat. Highly attentive staff and beautiful surroundings. Would recommend...More

Thank MorganFamily2013
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Had a meal here recently. Just had the filet mignon and two sides. Fries and crispy onion. Whilst the steak was majestic and, in fairness for €50 it would want to be, personally I thought the sides were just not as good. The onions were...More

Thank bambergfan
Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

If you like a good steak, great selection of wine and have a good appetite then don't hesitate. We struggled to finish our steaks even though we ordered no starters and thought one could easily be shared between two. Many an American steakhouse brings the...More

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

We visited on Sunday 24/5 ! From we walked in the front door until we Left very person was so nice and friendly ! The food was simply delicious, portion sizes are huge, also so helpful to my daughter who had a broken hand, just...More

Thank Tracebook
Reviewed 23 May 2015

I like the American steakhouse style of restaurant everything is big and juicy, you essentially get what you pay for, service is quick and friendly and they are knowledgeable about their wines. A great experience.

Thank IfIdonttheywill
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Our last evening in Dublin strolling around St. Stephens Green park, passing on the left of us this restaurant we did not had a reservation so just walk in at around 7:30 p.m. the staff gave us a table for three on the 1st floor....More

Thank Riny K
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Laura C
15 July 2015|
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Response from Retired039 | Reviewed this property |
It was on a Friday, enjoy the experience
Clark K
3 May 2015|
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Response from Heyabbottnewjersey | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code but I did wear a blazer and khakis. Didn't want to look like a bum. I strongly recommend the Saddle Room instead, better food and way less expensive.
Clark K
3 May 2015|
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Response from D8Grant | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't dream of going there in jeans…..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$59 - US$118
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Saint Stephen's Green, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 407 0939
  • E-mail
American Style Steakhouse and Seafood Restaurant featuring Certified Irish Angus beef and the freshest seafood and produce from Ireland's local bounty. Shanahan's ethos is simple and sophisticated. Your experience begins upon arrival. Enjoy an aperitif in the Oval Office bar. Take a moment to inspect the impressive collection of memorabilia adorning the walls. Each item commemorates the U.S. Presidents with an Irish connection or ancestry. Marvel at the bar's centrepiece, JFK's rocking chair from Air Force One. Dining in Shanahan's is a delight. The elegance of the food and service, is maintained in perfect harmony with the warmth, which personifies the Shanahan's team.
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