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18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
+353 1 873 2266
Tue - Fri 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My third time and even better than I remembered. The location is a bit gritty, but fine, and once you're inside it is magic. It is a basement restaurant but very well-designed, and if you get a table by the window well, lovely as the light goes down. And the food! Incomparable. They were early leaders in the farm-fresh locally-sourced... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with friends recently to experience the Chef's table. It's a lovely space as allows everyone to really have fun and a giggle and interact with the crew in the kitchen. The food is very innovative especially one dessert that was an ode to Irish milk and honey.

1 Thank DublinWelcomesAll
Winnipeg, Canada
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food is simply wonderful and very creative. The service is always polite and attentive. I try to dine here everytime I visit Dublin. One of the best restaurants in the UK, Ireland and Europe!

1 Thank GaryCWinnipeg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Definitely at the top of the cost range but probably Dublin's best resturant? Fantastic food and much more relaxed ( but attentive) servise then at the other Starred restaurants in town - always a pleasure

1 Thank Brian A
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Vegan menu at Chapter one was exquisite. The staff are exceptional, 10/10 place. I love the atmosphere here, I'll definitely be going back.

1 Thank Connor M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited here with my family for a special birthday dinner I was having. I kept changing the number of the table and they were very accommodating, in the end we had our own private dinning room. The attention to detail by the waiting staff was excellent. As it was my birthday I got to visit the kitchen. I also... More 

1 Thank Leah M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

WE organised a Graduation celebration for our son. The event was absolutely faultless beyond compare. The quality of the fayre and the attention to detail of the service was way beyond description I look forward to our return visit darmody Kerry

1 Thank darmodyKerry
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lunched with lady friends. Lovely welcome from Mill St man. Shown to table and advised re menu. Such a lovely place to dine. No background noise. Not table all over the place. Able to talk n be able to hear one another,

1 Thank Evelyn F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went and found the service amazing, the food was excellent and tasty The whole evening was a wow and great value

1 Thank Colin R
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If ever a time comes that you want the finest dinning experience do yourself a favour go to Chapter One ,you will remember it forever ,the moment you walk in to the moment you leave it's truly a gorgeous gorgeous Restaurant, the food is top class fine dinning at its best,,lovely back ground piano playing softly just perfect,the staff were... More 

1 Thank Eva M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-19 Parnell Sq., Dublin D01 T3V8, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 873 2266

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