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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good The quality of food quality was very good, bacon was especially good. Jam selection is nice touch Fresh Orange Juice was delicious Bad Poached Eggs - slightly over cooked - not big issue Area for Improvement Consider a Kids Breakfast Menu - Soldiers & Eggs / Sausage & Toast Consider a toast basket with bacon & eggs Maybe offer... More 

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Thank awayfromreviews
Dublin
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Used to really love this place. Then it was taken over and 'refurbished'. Cold blue colour tables, an uninviting bar counter, expensive food, 'wait to be seated' , inexperienced staff, no character. Enough said. Going elsewhere.

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Thank macDublin
Dublin
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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went for dinner in Twelfth Lock a few days ago and food was very ordinary - shame as it is such a nice location and has a lot of potential. Service was fine but a bit slow. I had the lamb burger which was ok but fairly tasteless. My partner had the pasta vegetarian dish which was bland.

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Thank Cormac F
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal here last weekend with my wife and another couple. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. The food is really fantastic. Very friendly and efficient service. The atmosphere is lovely and the location is perfect. Highly recommended. We will be back.

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Thank Gary D
Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went for a meal here a few weeks ago with some friends, our server Donal was brilliant. Very knowledgeable about wine and was able to recommend a lovely bottle. We asked him about the food too and he was able to make many recommendations. My two friends had the curry and it was lovely. I had the steak, the... More 

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Thank FiMcGiv
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both my wife and I went for an evening meal, hearing that the Twelfth Lock had reopened we walked down and found great changes but one will be missed, the great mural of worker digging the canal. But down to cases. The waiting staff where very nice, making us feel very welcome. The food was good and very filling, We... More 

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Thank Gerard D
Co Meath
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32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place a few weeks after opening. Food was delicious. Service is a bit slow but it seems like they are still finding their feet. The new decor is great and it will be lovely in the summer with the new terrace

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Dublin
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115 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was eagerly awaiting the launch of the new twelfth lock as I was as frequent diner under the previous ownership Decor very nice, expanded outdoor area. On the day of my visit both of us enjoyed our choices. will be back

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1 Thank amag4523
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in to check out the newly renovated restaurant and had a wonderful time. I thought the new decor meshed nicely with the surroundings and enjoyed having a pint outside in the mild weather. Food was fresh and well prepared. The portions were more than generous. Look forward to going back and trying more items on the menu.

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1 Thank Clifford O
Dublin, Ireland
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Love the new decor of 12th lock staff great but the food is very poor.four out us went for food and not one of us enjoyed it.Hard to get chips wrong but they tasted like cardboard, fish was greasy,burgers tough as leather,salt beef hash without ant flavour at all and the vegetarian dish bland with very little to it. Would... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Twelfth Lock Hotel

Address: Castleknock Marina, Royal Canal, Castleknock 15, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Castleknock
Hotel Class:3 star — Twelfth Lock Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“We didn't stay - we just had lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryMacDublin, Sep 29, 2015 | Read review
“Ask at Reception, as bedrooms are at the basement level.”
 of 5 bubbles GerH990, Aug 9, 2015 | Read review
“Room furthest from the staff service door/area and opposite side to the railway.”
 of 5 bubbles sharoncD8729YZ, Jul 13, 2015 | Read review
“Room singlegract was a large room”
 of 5 bubbles Janetlj61, Mar 3, 2015 | Read review
“Definitely not under the bar/ restaurant unless you are staying up there until closing time.”
 of 5 bubbles Bertie500, Apr 25, 2014 | Read review
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