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The Pig's Ear


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#104 of 764 Irish in Dublin
#159 of 2,027 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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$20 - $26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Irish, European
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited here with friends and and found this restaurant to be overpriced and pretentious. Had Shepard’s pie for main and at 29 euro must be one of dearest in Dublin. Only about one bottle of red and one bottle of white wine under 30 euro...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JamesS6523TS
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a special day here and don't regret the choice. Food was creative and excellent. Good service and nice dining room.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Michael O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a group of 80, yet the restaurant was able to accommodate us. Food and service were great. Atmosphere is charming. We felt very welcome. Thank you.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank chloec392
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my husband to the Pigs Ear on the 22nd February having booked in advance and informing the restaurant we were celebrating my husbands birthday. The actual restaurant is quite difficult to find as it is located upstairs and we walked up and down the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Annie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food drawing in Irish inspiration throughout the menu. Great service, great wine and a great location only add to it.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DanD_Lincoln_UK
Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Was in Dublin for a couple of days and popped in on my first day and was so impressed I went again the next day. The food is exceptionally good. Really fresh clean tastes and beautifully presented. I will be returning to Dublin in the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank keithbN655ML
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Very good food and drinks, enjoyed a nice meal but seems quite expensive although quite a good location, I look forward to going back.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

This is such a classy place. Excellent , high quality food. Not many covers so advisable to book. It did feel a bit rushed when we were there as we were out in about an hour but I suspect if you were a larger group...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 299cathyd
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Good food from local ingredients. Couple of venison dishes that were excellent. Good value for very good food.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 966julianc
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

You won’t stumble across this restaurant by accident as it’s hidden away on the first floor of the building. It’s cosy & characterful. Not a huge menu but it’s all about quality not quantity. Our waiter kept us entertained & was very efficient. Would recommend...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Gareth M
January 26, 2019|
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Response from ischneidermd | Reviewed this property |
not that I know of. Narrow staircase, I doubt there is an elevator
Seung Mi K
September 29, 2018|
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.
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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