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Whitefriar Grill

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Wed, 3/20
8:00 PM

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#284 of 2,231 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Whitefriar Grill, with its funky New York vibe and modern Irish cuisine is now one of Dublin’s hottest steakhouse grill destinations for casual dining, best brunch, meaty steaks and great cocktails. Located on Aungier Street at the top of the Dublin 2 creative quarter it’s open every evening for dinner and weekends from 10:30am for Brunch. We cater for group dining and WFG can be hired exclusively for wedding celebrations or birthday parties with enough notice. Winner of “Best Brunch in Dublin” by popular vote in the LovinDublin Awards in 2014, its our mission to keep it that way! Whitefriar Grill re-launched brunch in Dublin several years ago and we have been number one for weekend brunch since
$24 - $51
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Irish, European, Grill
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went in here by chance on St Patrick's weekend fancying an early dinner (6pm). There was an early bird menu that was 2 courses for about €23 or 3 for about €27. The food was delicious and good portions. Lovely atmosphere and staff were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bendort
Reviewed 6 days ago

Whitefriar did an excellent job at accommodating our large family group for brunch on Sunday. Everyone enjoyed their food, and had a wonderful time. I had the Norweigian eggs with potato rosti (so crisp!) and smoked salmon - desish! The music was a little loud...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nadine D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for brunch with friends. Two of us shared the dish Norwegian salmon and we both got an upset stomach and the one of us actually puked in the bath room. The waitress came to collect our plates and asked how the meal was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank antonisxd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wings I'll be FRANK, They do a nice set of chicken wings, It's not like your normal standard across the board Frank's sauce its like a Tamatoe base sauce but as you delve deeper into the bowl the sleight franks taste does come out but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank MrBlogs90
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here for a work celebration. The food was fine - nothing memorable but fine. However, the restaurant was really very cold. We brought this to our servers' attention on numerous occasions but although they admitted that "it is a bit nippy" no action...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pinkdogreading
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Disappointing experience overall. Of the 3 steaks orded, only 1 was cooked right. 1 was sent back to be cooked a little more and was subsequently forgotten about. A new steak had to then be cooked, which led to 1 person eating long after everyone...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

I actually visited here twice within the space of a week and both experiences were so positive. The food, service and value here is excellent. The ambiance is warm and inviting and the service by the staff is friendly and efficient. Depending on the time...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank NettyIre
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

We went there for brunch and found food ok. There coffee was really good though. We had two dishes one with prawns and other with crabs. Both were medicore.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 944vikrantj
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Myself and my friends had a recent catch up at this restaurant. Have heard so many good things I was left disappointed. Went for early bird menu. Ham hock dish should be avoided. Main fish dish was nice. Restaurant was busy and everything seemed a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Damolo
RestManReply, Manager at Whitefriar Grill, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2019

Thank you for your review, we're sorry to hear of your disappointing visit. In regards to the Chicken and Ham Hock terrine...you don't make clear why you didn't like it, may be it was just not the right choice for you? We don't know the...More

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

My first time in Whitefriar Grill which I'm happy and delighted to go back as brunch was delicious. I got the crab cakes and exchanged the eggs with salmon. Portion is simply perfect as both crab cakes (2) and salmon are quite filling considering the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Robert B
February 28, 2017|
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Response from niamho1977 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this restaurant is quite small, I don't remember seeing highchairs or a kids menu there but you could check, maybe for lunch it might be child friendly but I don't think it is really suitable in the evenings (I have 2... More
February 23, 2017|
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Response from RestManReply | Property representative |
Yes and both types and if they don't have what you want, someone will pop next door to Bow Lane and get it from there.
November 3, 2015|
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Response from monkwood88 |
Lots of pay and display on the side roads all around it.
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