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Hugo's

#52 of 1,997 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
South City Centre
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6 Merrion Row, Dublin 2, Ireland
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thu - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Short Hills, New Jersey
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely atmosphere warmly lit--a very wide wine list with excellent choices-- we chose from the Spanish selections For starters my friend had the soup of the day a delicious carrot and cumin soup I had the beets and cheese salad -- the chef was out of the burrata and substituted it with goat cheese apologetically frankly I preferred this !... More 

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Thank somanyradhika
Belfast
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staying in the area for the weekend we did not know where to dine on the Saturday night and had exhausted ourselves looking online at menus/reviews. Heading out in the night we came across Hugos and once all were satisfied that the menu would cater for all we were relieved that a table was available for us. We even managed... More 

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Thank Fitxy77
Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From start to finish the meal, ambiance and service was excellent. I was guided to the steak on the menu by our excellent waiter from America whom also recommended the wine to complement the dish. All in all a great experience and will definitely be booking again soon. Thanks Hugos

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Ballymena
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on New Years day as the normal restaurant we would eat at was closed. This proved to be advantageous as Hugo's was better. Lovely atmosphere and staff were very good. Would recommend

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Thank Watties2013
Dublin
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The décor is very attractive in Hugo's. The food is absolutely delicious, having eaten here a number of times and sampling a wide variety of dishes I have yet to find something I did not like. The restaurant and toilets are always spotless. (Toilets are downstairs). The staff, led by Shane, are the jewel in this particular crown. They are... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked past this place on the way back from a meeting whilst visiting Dublin and it looked really comfortable but a bit special. Saw on the website they do a very reasonable pre-theatre menu and decided to try it. It didn't disappoint - lovely decor and atmosphere in there - friendly staff yet still professional. A decent variety of options... More 

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Patras, Greece
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent 5 course menu Huge portions and very good wine list selection Professional and friendly staff

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managerofhugos, General Manager at Hugo's, responded to this review

Happy New Year. Delighted you enjoyed our gala tasting menu. More 

Wicklow, Ireland
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived without a booking on an evening just before Christmas so quite a lot of "Christmas parties" were in full swing but staff went out of their way to find a table for us. Two courses were €27.95 - not on the cheap side but the food was definitely worth it - nicest beef I have tasted in a long... More 

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Thank cleobyrne
managerofhugos, General Manager at Hugo's, responded to this review

So glad we could accommodate you on a busy Christmas evening. Party season was definitely in full swing! Come back for the beef! More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hugo's is a really nice restaurant with quality food and service. The outside of the restaurant is warm and welcoming and upon entering you are greeted by the friendly staff and depending on the weather they will take your coats and direct you to your table which you will likely want to reserve if you are with a group. The... More 

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managerofhugos, General Manager at Hugo's, responded to this review

Thanks for the great comments and recommendation. Really appreciated. More 

Heyou2
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn't been to Hugo's for a few years. To be honest I'd forgotten how pleasant it is for dinner. Food was so full of flavour and more importantly cooked perfectly.... scallops, duck and venison all beautifully done to perfection. We will be back very soon and will remind friends.. thank you for a most pleasant evening.

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managerofhugos, General Manager at Hugo's, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back to us and we hope you see you very soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $39
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Merrion Row, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighborhood: South City Centre

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?