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Hemmingways

#370 of 1,976 Restaurants in Dublin
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2B Vernon Avenue | Clontarf, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 833 3338
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6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Wed - Sun 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Dublin, Ireland
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here for the first time with a party of friends, we were really impressed. The place is quite small and it was full which created a great atmosphere. Prawns pil-pil were great followed by baked cod with cheese topping -fantastic.Great food and nice wine selection, and some banter with Brian the owner ,we left feeling very satisfied. We will... More 

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Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Local restaurant, great value to the area. Mouthwatering food with a personal touch. Nice coffee too. We felt totally unrushed.

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Thank Shgavman
Dublin
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115 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

This is the best restaurant in clontarf. Run by Brian who doubles as a waiter the food is superb. The fish cakes are legendary and the mains are wonderful and varied. Even when you veer off fish for the steak the quality is superb. Small and quaint it's a break from the madness of everyday life where the focus is... More 

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Thank magenta_clovisse
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Perfect a good as I've seen will be back. Perfect for an evening and fast Good value great food good service

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Dublin
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Visited with my dad and brother, fantastic meal. The pil pil prawns for starter were amazing, dorado, hake and prawns and crab claws for mains - one was better than the next, all served beautifully. Thank you for such great food.

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Camden, Arkansas
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Went to Hemingway's upon the recomendation from our hotel, and was not dissapointed. We probably had one of the best meals during our 2 1/2 week visit to Ireland. There were four of us in our group and we each had something differet. I had their monk fish, my father had sole, my mother had their hake, and my wife... More 

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Dunboyne, Ireland
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Had a wonderful meal here last night. The fish is so fresh and beautifully cooked. A great atmosphere. Booking essential.

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Thank Anita D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Very tasty food in clontarf, one of the best intimate restaurants around. This restaurant is known for its fish and it does not disappoint.

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Dublin
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Visited with my dad and brother, fantastic meal. The pil pil prawns for starter were amazing, dorado, hake and prawns and crab claws for mains - one was better than the next, all served beautifully. Thank you for such great food.

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1 Thank DaraBrian
Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

To start with, the fish is excellent quality. They offer you to have the fish just done in a lemon (oil or butter) sauce or the way the like to make their dressing. Go for the last. Most stuff is pretty spicy, but they will advice you if you don't want it that way. Fish cake and Cod are their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Irish, European, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2B Vernon Avenue | Clontarf, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 833 3338
Description
Welcome to Hemmingway's. Located off the seafront, we are a restaurant with tradition and character at its heart. Seafood is the hallmark of Hemmingway's but we also offer delicious options for meat-lovers too. We always try to make the most of the freshest seasonal produce to cater for all tastes. Hemmingway's restaurant is located in the heart of Vernon Avenue, Clontarf. Just a short 10 minute drive from Dublin City Centre, accessible by bus, DART, or taxi. Opening Hours: Dinner: Wednesday - Sunday from 6:00pm. Closed on Monday and Tuesday's

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