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9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
01 676 2851
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Ranked #25 of 1,916 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $31
Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Irish, Brasserie
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Chorley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday evening, booking the table earlier in the evening. The service was second to none, attentive but not intrusive. The staff were happy to recommend and advise and the kitchen was open to view which I love. The food was beautiful, just enough, perfectly cooked and in lovely intimate surroundings. Would definitely recommend and hope... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The Sussex have taken over the top floor of O'Brien s pub. Staff very friendly and helpful great menu selection, wine not that expensive. Food arrive in good time very tasty you will find a good selection of starters, salads and main course. We did not go for a dessert selection is very good did not want to over indulge.... More 

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sydney
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The Sussex is beautifully decorated and a pleasure to spend time in. We only had time for a small bite each as we were leaving for the airport, but what we had was good quality and served with a friendly and professional attitude.

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New York
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Given the price and the beautiful decor I thought the food would be better. It was fine, just a bit bland. The Guinness is served from the bar downstairs which pours a great pint, however.

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

We had a beautiful meal in The Sussex. We both had the Ted Browne Dingle Bay prawns served on home baked Irish wheaten bread, absolutely delicious, couldn't recommend them enough. The restaurant was welcoming and cosy with a fire blazing in the corner. The staff where very friendly and attentive. It's a little out from Dublin's centre but well worth... More 

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Kingdom of Georgia
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20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The place is very nice, with very hospital ppl in. We went there after rugby match in Dublin and entered very cozy atmosphere in the restaurant (on the second floor); the food was very good, service - perfect with some local very interesting Beers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Unfortunately it is closed on Mondays, there is not the greatest deal of space, and the menu is rather limited. Having said all this, the food they do have is excellent quality (Nutella Cheesecake is fantastic!), the staff are very friendly and helpful and the prices should suit most budgets. One visit coincided with a large group of American tourists... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Went here with friends for a nice meal. The service was brilliant, really nice and friendly. The soda bread was nice, maybe a bit sweet but otherwise fine. For my meal I had the prawn and chorizo linguine which was perfect apart from pasta being a bit soft. For dessert I had a very yummy cheese board. I would definitely... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Visited twice recently, once as a group of 6 and once as part of a larger group. Only noticed it when I was in Canal Bank Cafe across the road one day. Great atmosphere and very friendly staff. Upstairs from OBriens. Bistro type food that is memorable enough to say that you would be back again. Just remembered I was... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

A bit off the beaten track and all the better for it. Very good locally-sourced food and, if you are Guinnessed out, there is an excellent range of small brewery 'craft' beers. Service was excellent. We went once to try it out and my wife returned a few days later with her small tour group - all of whom rated... More 

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Additional Information about The Sussex

Address: 9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: 01 676 2851
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 31
Cuisine: Irish, Brasserie

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