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Damascus Gate

10 Upper Camden Street | Dublin 2, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 475 2000
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“hummus” (51 reviews)
“baklava” (22 reviews)
“mixed grill” (13 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Upper Camden Street | Dublin 2, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 429 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I ate here twice, as we enjoyed it SO much! First was on a Friday night when they had a beautiful belly-dancer for entertainment! Everything we tried was amazing including the baklava for dessert. The second night, we asked our waiter for...More

Thank Jodi J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant for a family dinner. The service was fantastic, and the food was divine. We had a vegetarian platter to start.. the falafel was the best I've ever had. Meat and vegetarian main courses were delicious and the portions were very generous....More

Thank Dipali D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Packed when we arrived (so could be smart to book). Pretty good service, with international staff that demonstrates dedication and customer care. Manager goes around tables checking on our meal experience, which is to be acknowledged as the restaurant was absolutely full. Delicious food, and...More

1  Thank Mindfulnomad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Portions are huge. Food is pretty good. Service is reasonable. But lacks atmosphere. We were unlucky to be next a particularly loud and obnoxious party.

Thank Stuart L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here after seeing the good review's and can see why it is thought of so highly it was not busy when I went around 5-6 pm was looked after in there the girls were nice and the food was very nice a lot of...More

Thank MatellSte
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional food at a reasonable price. Relaxed atmosphere where you didn't feel pushed to move on. Staff were so attentive and friendly. The herbal teas and shisha were top class. A real plus that the outdoor area has heaters to allow you to enjoy your...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Proprietor has worked hard at creating a relaxed ambience culturally resonant with the authentically prepared Arabic cuisine. Additionally, unlike some other Arabic restaurants, these folks serve very generous portions indeed - right from the starters all the way through to the desserts. This element...More

1  Thank Thirdtimeround
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended this Lebanese and Syrian food restaurant in Camden Street. My husband and I had a very enjoyable evening there recently, and especially liked the hummus starter and lamb main dish, served with a smile. We also loved the middle eastern decor and...More

1  Thank Iontach-alainn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would love to sit at this restaurant enjoy ur turkish tea and Sheesha ( we call it Hukka in my country ). A lovely ambience and a hospitable staff.

Thank Globetrekker_86_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place with amazing food, staff is very friendly and polite. Had Kunafeh after our meal one of the most awesome sweet dishes I had in my life.

Thank Riaz A
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May 29, 2017|
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Response from Husam F | Reviewed this property |
The place can accommodate that number surely but you have to contact the Resturant to book in advance
December 26, 2016|
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Response from Emily B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know sorry. They were extremely kind so I would be surprised if they did not
Olivier N
November 15, 2016|
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Response from Ronan900 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, absolutely. There's a 2.50 corkage charge as far as i remember (was there last month) and we usually bring our own
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Upper Camden Street | Dublin 2, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 2000
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Syrian and Lebanese cafe restaurant and shishs bar
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