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La Cave

#254 of 2,074 Restaurants in Dublin}
$$ - $$$French, European,
28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 679 4409
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a way back from an Irish wedding, in a bit of a fragile state, craving a heart warming and comforting meal we bumped into this place. It must've been my guardian angel or some other mysterious force that made this happen as it was...More

Thank MarzBrighton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at La Cave. The two-course fixed-price menu is a real bargain in Dublin, and the food was delicious. We had onion soup and duck liver pate for starters, lamb shank and duck confit for mains, and all were really good,...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious meal, wonderful staff very helpful with menu and wine choices. Very cosy intimate setting, ideal for couples, convenient city centre setting, great value for money

Thank Masmolk
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Don’t let the entry afraid you: the entrance is quite wierd and small but hide a magic place inside. La Cave is a bar/restaurant where you can order whatever you want; I mean drinks or food. Me and my sister went inside and we felt...More

Thank Josep F
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Have eaten in this little gem many times. Have never been disappointed. Food always good , with a French twist. Wine list is amazing. Something to suit all tastes & pockets. Just a great little place with good atmosphere & great staff.. 🍷👍

Thank philip l
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Table for two at the bar stools by the door at the bottom floor. We didn't book, but wanted some good wine so we called in. It was busy and it took a while to order, but was good wine. Cheese board rating: cheese to...More

Thank HeatherNolan1
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Hadn't been here in years and based on a fond memory and the good reviews,I booked a table for dinner for myself and a friend. This basement restaurant which is down a set of steep stairs is decorated in 70's French Brasserie style- a bit...More

Thank beech71
Reviewed September 18, 2017

You might not notice this cellar wine bar unless you read every menu displayed (or know that it is there). We arrived, unbooked, The tiny dining room was packed. We were offered the option of eating at the bar or waiting an indeterminate time. We...More

Thank derekmcl2015
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Quite a big group of us had a fantastic evening with lovely food. Most of us tasted each other's food and each meal was delicious. Lovely atmosphere and highly recommend. Will definately be back!!!

Thank Lou K
Reviewed September 1, 2017

We wanted a bottle of wine and some small dishes. Our hotel recommended La Cave and it was perfect. The restaurant is small, cosy, and wonderfully decorated in a French brasserie style. The food was delicious (clearly good produce is used), and the wine (suggested...More

Thank dion_dublin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $42
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 South Anne Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighborhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 679 4409
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Intimate basement bar and restaurant serving over 350 wines and classic French food. First floor function room available free of charge for parties or wine tastings. We hold open social wine tasting evenings and organise private tutored wine tasting events for groups.
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