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9-12 Haddington Terrace | Kingston Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
01 280 0011
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Continental menu, nice variations and frequent changes to Bistro style menu, great Pizzas. Stunning views over Dun Laoghaire harbour & Howth, good choice on lunch menu. Reasonable prices. Good ambiance. Will be back.

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Thank petervsheehan
Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Look, it's great for a party, couples u under candlelight, birthday parties and I've seen weddings there! My experience is one of a great feed, quality produce in a friendly and relaxed ambiance. Pizza to die for, (I may have used that before) service was excellent and the guys were attentive. They were there with us, engaging and friendly. Go... More 

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Thank ebaldwin65
Bath
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you like a good bowl of pasta this is the place for you. I visited with my daughter the evening before the Dublin Half Ironman race with the idea of carb loading and we both came away felling satisfied. Deserts were a surprise, the chocolate fondant oozed and the lemon tart received high praise. Judging by the number of... More 

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Thank Mister_Grumpy
Dublin
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We arrived late without a booking, and the main food service was off as they had a function. They could only offer pizzas. I explained that I was gluten free and they had an option. Have to say it was the nicest gluten free pizza I have had in a restaurant. Wine delicious, lovely dessert and lemoncello.

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Thank AngieDublin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been meaning to visit Olivetto for ages but it was always fully booked. We booked for last night and it did not let us down! Gorgeous food, beautifully prepared and very pleasant service. Highly recommend - if you like Italian food you will love it.

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Thank Katherine Gogar... H
Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here for dinner with my partner. Unfortunately the restaurant was totally booked out. However the gentleman in the restaurant explained that there was still seating outside. On moving outside my boyfriend ordered a couple of drinks from the waitress. After 10 minutes and no signs of the drinks, I went to the outdoor bar to check their whereabouts.... More 

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Thank Claire O
Flalarkin, Owner at Oliveto, responded to this review

Claire This reads very bad and I can only apologise. As you can tell from previous TA reviews, this is the exception rather than the rule and I'll look into it for sure. The garden is less formal and takes secondary priority to the restaurant service but this doesn't excuse the drinks issue nor the lack of communication and deserved... More 

Ennis, Ireland
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103 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shared the platter as a starter, extremely tasty olives, home made pesto delicious, other ingredients fab. Not seen my girls quite so quiet eating pasta, they loved it. The mains that followed, ravioli and a pizza blew the staters away, even more flavour. The chorizo pizza was amazing! Will be back

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Thank Mathew S
Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely meal, very pleasant staff and good atmosphere. We were advised of the 20 min wait for the food and it was worth the wait.

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Thank purds5
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have tried to get into this restaurant for a while now , keep forgetting to book. So glad I remember this time Will be returning

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Thank Avensis7
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you Oliveto! We were sad we didn't find this place earlier, ordered pizza one nite as it was packed. We managed to get reservations for an early dinner on our last eve there and it was the best food we'd had the entire trip. Thank you!!!! We would recommend it with 10 stars!!

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Thank Katie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $32
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-12 Haddington Terrace | Kingston Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dun Laoghaire
  • Phone Number: 01 280 0011

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