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Elephant & Castle

18 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland (South City Centre)
01-679-31-21
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Ranked #321 of 1,886 Restaurants in Dublin
Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Irish
Neighborhood: South City Centre
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

For the second time in as many months myself and my partner have walked away from this establishment disappointed. We walked in this afternoon and like a few months ago were greeted with a rude unfriendly front of house staff member. I asked if they had a table for 2 and she scowled at me and replied 'few minutes' and... More 

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Vale of Glamorgan ,Wales
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Had a fab meal ,whilst on a recent visit to Dublin ,great food,good service . We hadn't booked,the restaurant was very busy for a Tuesday evening,we waited about 10mins then got a table. My daughter had a burger ,I had pasta with local seafood,both meals were very good.We shared a dessert Death by Chocolate Gorgeous!!! Would definitely return .

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

My sister and myself went to Elephant and Castle yesterday. It was my first time and I'd heard a lot about their speciality - Chicken wings. We got there at about 1pm but the place was full until 2:20pm so we put our names on the waiting list and ducked next store for a pre-lunch beverage. Note that you can't... More 

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County Cavan, Ireland
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49 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Had a lovely evening meal here on Wednesday. The place was buzzing and busy. We didnt have a booking but we were very lucky to get a table. The food was lovely and very tasty. Staff were very friendly and helpfull. Would recommend and would return again.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

Nice restaurant in temple bar over priced food but you are in Dublin everywhere is the same we had to book as can be very busy just popped in before hand and booked for a hour later food was good hot and quick staff very friendly would visit again when in Dublin

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

I came here with a couple of friends for a splurge night. We went all out and had quite an array of food and drinks. The wine was free flowing, the appetizers were to die for. The filet mignon was OK. The cheese plate was amazing. It's a small restaurant, so it's definitely best to make a reservation.

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Limerick, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Had lunch here. Was busy but managed to get a seat quickly enough. The menu was not really for our taste but it was diverse in fairness. While the served food was tasty it was nothing to rave about. The homemade limeaid tasted like overpriced sugar water and did not have the expected kick. An OK meal but won't be... More 

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Ra'anana, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The best thing we found about this restaurant was that it was open! We had been to the theatre and wanted something to eat more than takeaway at 11 pm. Most other restaurants were closed. I had eaten here before some years ago and, if my memory is correct, it was significantly better. We both had the salmon and both... More 

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Navan, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

what visit to dublin is complete without a trip to elephant and caste for their infamous chicken wings you expect a bit of a wait to get a table here, but once you get seated its all systems are go, menus, order, feeding time as always I'm never disappointed with the food or the service when I'm here

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Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Ate here recently after an approx twelve month absence. What a disappointment. The wings which were always succulent in the past were overlooked, tough and smothered in a nasty sauce which appeared to be an attempt to hide the toughness of the dish. The menu gives a choice of burgers, had the one with chilli and red onion to find... More 

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Additional Information about Elephant & Castle

Address: 18 Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: 01-679-31-21
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisine: Irish

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