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The Rustic Stone

#122 of 1,944 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
South City Centre
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17 South Great Georges Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Can thoroughly recommend Rustic Stone. Maitre'd was very welcoming. Great atmosphere and everyone happy with their food. Couldn't fault it. Lovely vibe in the bar afterwards too.

Thank Dublinbride
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited the restaurant on a Saturday night, he had been before but it was my first time. We were on a flying visit to Dublin and wanted something a bit special! The food was incredible. He had the fillet and I had the rump with prawns. It is a bit smoky but the novelty of cooking... More 

Thank Paula M
Dublin, Ireland
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went on a taste voucher which was three course and a bottle of wine. Firstly the front of house (female) was not friendly at all. I asked did she want the voucher before seating us? To be asked was I sure that I mentioned I was using a voucher to dine? Yes I had twice on booking. Bearing in mind... More 

Thank Tinaanto
San Francisco, California
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53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went twice to that restaurant. First time I got there early and got a table next to the window on the main floor. Among other things I tried Ginger lemon, salt cod, tuna special and beetroot salad. When I went to the restaurant second time I was sited at the rather unfortunate table on the lower floor just right... More 

Newry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went here after a show at the Olympia theatre. We shared a starter of crab mayonnaise on toast with herbs and wheatgrass. I had a small hamburger with polenta chips and my husband had fish in a bag which was mackerel fillet baked in a bag with carrots, fennel, saffron and quinoa.I had frozen yogurt and sorbet for dessert. The... More 

Thank rseann
Key West, Florida
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visiting Dublin from USA, chose this restaurant to bring the family to. We had previously visited the upstairs bar earlier in the week and we were impressed, the finishes were beautiful, the music was fun and the bartender was very well trained. We decided to come back for dinner. We were promptly seated, and the table for four was very... More 

Thank hannah54321
Rome, Italy
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I must admit Rustic Stone would not have been my very first choice because it looks like a tourist place. However, a friend of mine invited me for a dinner there, saying I wouldn't regret it. At the first glance, I thought the restaurant reflects the brand: meat served on a hot stone. On the menu there were a lot... More 

Thank FabM87
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The execution doesn't result in properly cooked or tasty food. It was overpriced for what you received.

Thank 123MDG
Ra'anana, Israel
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in the restaurant for dinner. The table was booked in advance using Open Table service, which is convenient and easy to use. It was a right decision, since the place looked really busy. The food was extremely tasty, the service was great. The menu looks very interesting and creative. We enjoyed every moment and every bite.

Thank Kira1815
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fabulous food and wonderfully to look at as well as to eat. However very large portions so definitely worth sharing. Very good for vegetarians and pescatarians as well as for meat-eaters. We were there at lunchtime - I suspect it may be more noisy and perhaps a little smoky in the evening as the stone cooking seems to be the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$17 - $62
Steakhouse, Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Healthy
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 South Great Georges Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighborhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: 35317079596
"At Rustic Stone our philosophy is simple. We source the best seasonal ingredients, then we apply simple techniques to extract the most flavour, while giving you the information you need to add nutrition and structure to your diet. The produce I've chosen and our demand for freshness, is the cornerstone of our Rustic idea, while providing a healthy but affordable eating approach." Dylan McGrath

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