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Cistin Eile

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80 South Main Street, Wexford, Ireland
+353 53 912 1616
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wed - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I was in cistin eile recently as I was given a voucher, I arrived 45 min before they closed for their lunch serving and they would not let me wait for a free table! So I returned the next week as I wanted to use the voucher, staff were not very friendly and food was poor especially for the price,... More 

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Thank patthelad1855
County Kildare, Ireland
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in to check it out a I want to bring friends of mine from Dublin to a nice evening. Staff non to pleasant , that was not so bad it was the soup that turned me off, it was tasteless and bland the only good thing was the bowl it was served in, will not be going back.

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Thank tommy o
Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

6 of us had an amazing meal in Cistin Eile last night. The flavours were outstanding, couldn't fault a thing. I had the bluebell goats cheese with beetroot slaw, market fish with wild garlic and the trifle, I will be dreaming about it for a long time. Prompt service and great wine! Do yourself a favour and go!

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Thank Andrea092
Dublin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic restaurant. Visited here the other night with a work colleague and it is amazing food, really fantastic. I cant say enough great things about it. Hats off to the chef and staff. Its brilliant.

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Thank The_Python
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual another great meal in Cistin Eile. A lovely cosy casual atmosphere and great food... a real pleasure

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Thank Colmmahon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here about ten months ago so this review might be redundant and I was dying of man flu so my taste buds where not firing on cylinders. The food was ok and the portion sizes were massive I only eat half of it. Again having the flu did not help. I would give Cistin Eile another go though.... More 

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Thank Colin O
Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing corned beef sandwich and I'm not a meat eater very often. Staff always warm and helpful. Nice to see the chef out towards end of service. Best place in Wexford! The dining room is very casual and more like a coffee shop but it has character all the same!

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Thank MODireland2010
Kilkenny
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here recently , my husband had the fish of the day which he liked but felt maybe there was too much going on with too many elements that being said he enjoyed I Being vegetarian had the warm goats cheese which all tasted beautiful but the opposite to my husbands in that it was too small with one... More 

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Thank Alison22
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot to eat in, food is good and very tasty can't complain there, I'd only one problem! the staff are a bit statty and not full on attentive to the customers... apart from that it's grand

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Thank Yvonne C
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of eating in Cistin Eile during the Opera Festival and I can't sing the praises of this restaurant highly enough. We visited here three times and there is not one thing I can fault about each meal. Warren Gillen you are a treasure - keep up the great food. All the staff were fantastic too. We... 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
Cuisine
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 South Main Street, Wexford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wexford  >  Wexford
  • Phone Number: +353 53 912 1616

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