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The Sussex

9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 538 8100
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Much more upmarket than we were expecting as we'd had a drink in the decent but not upmarket pub downstairs and were expecting a similar style upstairs. Upstairs is an excellent restaurant with good food, good service and an interesting wine list. Glad we found...More

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal in The Sussex. Steak cooked to perfection and a chocolate brownie sundae to finish. Friendly staff, prompt service and reasonably priced. Will be back 👍

Thank Eddie H
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent meal at The Sussex with family (party of 8). Staff were warm and welcoming, there’s a good variety of dishes - there was something for everyone, including two vegetarians. Service and food quality was excellent. Also very nice decor and ambiance. The...More

Thank Mr_Goldfrapp
Reviewed May 7, 2018

My husband and I were staying at a hotel nearby and were checking out pubs to have a drink. The gentleman working at O'Brien's recommended The Sussex to us as a good place for dinner, and it was upstairs from the pub, so we went...More

Thank queenjane20
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner in this restaurant above the bar of the same name. Similar menu choices to other high end restaurants but here they are just that much better in taste and finishing touches. Friendly service too from all of the staff. Would...More

Thank Freqflye
Reviewed May 4, 2018

On our last night in Ireland, we were looking for somewhere close to the hotel and came upon this place. The downstairs pub, O'Brien's, is your standard pub, but once you go upstairs, you're in The Sussex. Great cozy restaurant overlooking a nice Dublin neighborhood....More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The Sussex was recommended to us by a local and it was perfect! It's above a working men's type bar. I don't think we would have found it without the recommendation. The Sussex had an extensive cocktail menu; the drinks were creative and well enjoyed....More

Thank BellaMammaUK
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Booked online based on reviews. Went there for lunch before the rugby and it was so good we went back in the evening!! Burger specials for lunch and pork belly for evening meal If I lived in Dublin it would be a weekly visit

Thank Edward E
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I are visiting Dublin from the USA and happened upon this restaurant what a delight had the steaks and cauliflower with cheese sauce really tasty . Our waitress was a delight wish we had one in the USA

Thank Katlion
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Went to the Sussex by recommendation after the restaurant we had booked had to close for the evening due to electrical works. This restaurant had friendly staff and the food was wonderful.

Thank Maltwood01
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Questions & Answers
October 21, 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
Hi, We are happy to cater for young families. However, we are situated upstairs. Also, we don't open for lunch at the weekends.
December 22, 2014|
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Response from sedonasue1 | Reviewed this property |
Mark, Call the restaurant and see what they say. Take Care,Suzanne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $37
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 538 8100
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