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The Pig's Ear

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$19-$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Irish, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I came here for a Christmas office dinner, the service was excellent, I had the salmon and the Wicklow venison. Both were really good, the portions are not so big, but the quality and taste are really good. For dessert I had the cheesecake that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank osvaldohgmx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to The Pig's Ear for my friend's last night as they tour in Ireland. We were so excited to try the restaurant because of the reviews that we previously saw. However, we got so disappointed when we tried the food. The place was very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Carla B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for the early dinner without a reservation but I was pretty early so they were okay with accommodating me in a place no one would be for a while, which I appreciated. I had the veal tartare, the beef cheek with onion, celeriac, bone...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Soupyjam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Earl Grey Cured Salmon was really good and fresh Line-caught Cod was good but not amazing. The dessert was a big let down. I have ordered a pavlova which should be a meringue dessert with a crisp crust and soft, light inside, usually topped with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LaQueen
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Dublin for a long weekend. Came for lunch and had an amazing meal, faultless. Service also very good, we will be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 363megang
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We had the early dinner menu, requiring you to be seated before 6pm and vacate your table by 8pm. As we are early diners this suited us perfectly as did the menu choices. The food was very good as was the service. We had a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank skaterdad
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

I've visited a fair few restaurants in Dublin and a lot more beyond, The Pigs Ear reputation is undeserved. I had the crab followed by the beef and it was flavourless, thw service was excellent,but never add salt to my food and I found myself...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nader H
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The starter and main course were excellent but the dessert was heavy. I asked for a gin with slimline tonic but only normal tonic was available. We ordered a Sauvignon and the waiter brought Pinot Grigio.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Anita C
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Food first class as was service. Somewhat noisy because of wooden floor. Good house wines. A bit pricey,certainly at night time, so suitable for special occasion

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank avril f
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

During a weekend trip to Dublin we had decided to consume only Irish food, beer and whiskey -with low expectations. The pigs ear really defenitlyb turned our view. Irish but modern in a lovely seeting and excellent service -strongly recommend?

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank annakarinhedlund
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September 29, 2018|
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Response from 626eas | Reviewed this property |
It’s best to call them or check the usual apps (open table etc.) to see if things have changed.
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October 3, 2017|
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Response from Icesk8terglasgow | Reviewed this property |
I would say smart casual at the weekend
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August 2, 2017|
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Response from Jimothypipper | Reviewed this property |
I’d guess so but my guess is as good as yours
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