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Marine Road | Royal Marine Road, The Pavilion Centre, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
+353 1 231 1926
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 23:30
Wed - Thu 16:00 - 23:30
Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 14:00 - 02:00
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Wicklow
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134 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got here at lunchtime today, place was not busy. Ordered after what seemed an age standing at the bar. Food arrived was mediocre, staff surly disappointing to say the least. Went to check on something at the bar and staff kept walking past me whilst checking to see if I was still there. Had been looking forward to the visit... More 

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Thank Eibhs
Cape Cod, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent food and drink offerings in a trendy atmosphere with a gorgeous view overlooking the Irish Sea

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Thank jkennedy47
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't fault this place lovely food lovely people. You get what you pay for don't expect 5* but absolutely worth every penny all of our food was brilliant. Lovely location and all clean and tidy all the staff work so hard.

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Thank Sarah M
dublin
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I won dinner for two on Valentines night at The Forty Foot. Well I wasn't disappointed and will definetley go back. It was my first time to visit and I wish I had gone before. It was Steak night and it was two main courses and two desserts and drinks. I brought a friend with me. The place is lovely,... More 

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Thank ellie016
Dublin, Ireland
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I love going here for a few drinks, especially in the summer when you can sit out on the balcony and enjoy the views. They have a great selection of craft beers, at the usual rock bottom prices. I would avoid the food though, it's not the best. Service can be a bit poor and the tables are often a... More 

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Thank hooper88
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a beer and a burger when it started to rain. Lovely view over the harbour from the upstairs balcony. Beer was an excellent price for Dublin. The burger was a mediocre and the service shocking. Never got the salt I asked for. Worth it for the view and the beer but don't expect much if you want... More 

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Thank Frank F
Kilkenny, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Only went there for breakfast, but this was the best i've had in Ireland anywhere. Perfect food, perfect views.

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Thank Rob P
Netherlands
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a nice place, good atmosphere, rather informal and fun to go. I had the 3 strike chicken (spicy chicken wings and some more) and this good. Good beer and good vibe in the place.

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Thank Rob38Netherlands
Jessheim, Norway
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This is the sentral place to go in Dun Laoghaire. We tried this for 3 purposes: Breakfast, dinner and a night out. Breakfast was good, both the traditional Irish, and Eggs Benedict. Good value for money. The dinner was not that successful, a burger menu and half a chicken. It took less than 5 min to serving and that because... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Poor....table of 4 people....2 people got cold / lukey warm food. The ultimate burger was only luke warm, the plate it came on was stone cold. The 2nd persons chips were only warm too. This was at 5 oclock and they werent that busy. Their trend seem to be bland food with strong flavored sauces to give impression of tasty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$16
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:30
Thursday
16:00 - 23:30
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
14:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Road | Royal Marine Road, The Pavilion Centre, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dun Laoghaire
  • Phone Number: +353 1 231 1926
Description
The Forty Foot Bar and Grill is located in the heart of Dun Laoghaire with panoramic views of Dun Laoghaire harbour that are beyond compare. The incorporation of the contemporary open fire, polished pewter bar counter, luxurious fabrics, innovative lighting and slick artwork by Terry Bradley creates a modern yet laid back atmosphere.The menu boasts an eclectic mix to tantalize the taste buds!Whether it’s dinner or drinks,the FortyFoot Bar and Grill has something for everyone. We have a vast selection of worldwide beers and an irresistible cocktail menu.

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