We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Madina Desi Curry Co.

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
60 Mary Street | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
018726007
Website
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 117 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 59
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best dosa in Dublin

Good Pakistani restaurant with nice selections of curries, meat or veg. Dosa is just great!! Portions are abundants and service nice. quality/price good

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
franko_bsw
,
Dublin, Ireland
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
Add Photo Write a Review

117 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this restaurant
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Dublin
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I have been meaning to try this restaurant for a while so got a groupon lunch deal for two. The service was very good but that is the only positive thing I can say. I had the butter chicken, I was asked if I wanted it spicy which I did so they put chilli flakes from a container into my... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Good Pakistani restaurant with nice selections of curries, meat or veg. Dosa is just great!! Portions are abundants and service nice. quality/price good

Was this review helpful? Yes
Clonakilty, Ireland
Level Contributor
115 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

I was excited to find somewhere serving dosas in Dublin. The portions are generous and I enjoyed every bite. I came back later for a samosa Channa chaat, which I had many times in India. Unfortunately it was served very differently than I was used to... In a yogurt sauce, which isn't something for me. Will definitely go back but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Tucked away in the buzzing hub of Mary Street, near the shopping centre of Henry street, Madina is one of Dublin's hidden gems! Serving generous, flavourful portions of curry and rice. Service can be a bit hit and miss but the staff are warm and friendly so you'd forgive most things! The interior is warm but feels a little like... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lisbon, Portugal
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Lovely food!! The interior it is quite simple, but inviting. You can see your food being prepared. Enjoyed the Jalfrezi lamb. Very nice price-quality restaurant. ;)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Went to the Madina Desi for the first time on a long weekend in Dublin love Indian food and this restaurant was close to our hotel so thought we would give it a try. First impression was not too good but never judge a book by it's cover, well this time we should have. Upon entering, we were seated and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Every once in a while I do love Indian food, but sometime you can get disapointed. Not at the Madina! I was looking for something tasty and spicy. My wife is not crazy about spices, but the good news is that she could choose accordingly. In any case, the food was really good, the Naan bread was just to die... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We had lunch in Madina, soon after St Patrick's parade was over. You can imagine how busy all the places were. Even though the restaurant was packed, the staff was very helpfull and placed us at the first table that was released. Just had to wait 5-10 mins. No need to say more about the prompt service and the delicious... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My comments here are in reference to the Takeaway food quality and service as I did not eat in the restaurant. As any Indian vegetarian will tell you, outside of India it is almost impossible to get good vegetarian food. Notable exceptions is the Woodlands franchise in London, USA etc (http://www.woodlandsrestaurant.co.uk/piccadilly.html). Finally here in Dublin we now have a takeaway... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Ramsey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Firstly let me say - I really enjoy flavoursome spicy food - and I do mean flavoursome - NOT just hot (as anyone can do that) Dublin is a gorgeous city - but the typical fayre, can be a bit bland. Finding the restaurant takes you off the beaten track. Over O'Connell bridge walk towards the spire. Turn left at... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Madina Desi Curry Co. also viewed

Dublin, County Dublin
Dublin, County Dublin
 
Dublin, County Dublin
Dublin, County Dublin
 

Been to Madina Desi Curry Co.? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Madina Desi Curry Co.

Address: 60 Mary Street | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: 018726007
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Indian

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 60 Mary Street | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: 018726007

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Madina Desi Curry Co. staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?