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Hemmingway's Restaurant

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Vernon Avenue | Clontarf, Dublin 3, Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland
+353 (0)1 833 3338
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Seafood heaven

I visited this restaurant for the first time as being a fan of seafood and seeing positive reviews wanted to try it. We were not dissapointed.Beautifully cooked fish with a detailed specials bord and ala carte menu provided. I enjoyed the pil pil for starters and the spanish hake as mains.Himself... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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dublin
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

I visited this restaurant for the first time as being a fan of seafood and seeing positive reviews wanted to try it. We were not dissapointed.Beautifully cooked fish with a detailed specials bord and ala carte menu provided. I enjoyed the pil pil for starters and the spanish hake as mains.Himself had the scallops and cod.All washed down with a... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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103 reviews 103 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Brian has a great little place (maybe 30 seats total) and we enjoyed our meal very much. We went here b/c we could walk over from the Clontarf Castle Hotel and the TripAdvisor ratings are almost too good to be true. We had two-course meals with starters of scallops and seafood chowder. Both were excellent. Mains were the

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

i am happy to write this review of Hemmingway's restaurant in Dublin because it was very nice and very good eating. We had cod and hake and both were exquisite. And not to forget the good dessert and very friendly service provided by our host, Brian. We recommend this place from the bottoms of our hearts and will definitely come... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Tonight was the third time I have eaten in Hemmingway's. The food is amazing. It's delicious, the service is brilliant and the whole vibe of the place is magic I feel like I'm on holiday when I'm there. Prices are good too. The owner is a real character and makes the place, but the food is the real thing -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We had our Anniversary Dinner here last week and What a Night. The Service was excellent and the food delicious. Although renowned for it's great fish dishes all the food was superb. A great atmosphere was created by our host Brian. It was really good value for money. You might need to book but they were very accommodating. Hemmingways,,,,brilliant, We... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We had a fabulous meal there. There is a great selection on the menu with lots of specials. We both had fish and it was cooked to perfection.The waiter/manager was very friendly and the prices were reasonable.

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Really good food with a great atmosphere, very friendly staff cannot fault the place at all! Highly recommended!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This is an astounding restaurant - if you like fish this place is fab! Try the cod it's never been off the menu and the pil pil is a must!

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

I so look forward to my favourite restaurant in Dublin. I travel from Drogheda to eat here. i don't eat fish except for Hemmingways. Brian's restuartant is excellent and well worth a visit and it won't be your last.!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The food here is amazing - quaint restaurant - fabulous atmosphere. Specialty is seafood so fresh - great music played in the background. I would highly recommend Hemmingway's Clontarf. Dublin 3 Ireland.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vernon Avenue | Clontarf, Dublin 3, Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 (0)1 833 3338

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Seafood

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