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“Good as advertised, great family dinner”
Review of The Sussex

The Sussex
Ranked #24 of 2,616 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $24 - $35
Cuisines: Irish
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good as advertised, great family dinner”
Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

Thought this restaurant on top of M. O'Brien's bar was perfect for our family of five. Food was excellent. 3 of us enjoyed the price fixe 3 course menu. We were able to be our normal family-selves - that is, loud and goofy. No problem. Food was good - I particularly enjoyed my squash, coconut, chili soup. Also, my hake. Son and wife had an excellent linquini with mussels and prawns and two other sons had a steak they liked. Cheese board good, too. Overall, highly recommended.

Visited July 2013
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Houston, Texas
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87 reviews
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“Excellent”
Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

Good food, good service, nice atmosphere, excellent value...what else do you need. Will definitely return again.

  • Visited July 2013
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switzerland
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20 reviews
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“Poor service, average food, warm wine”
Reviewed July 24, 2013

We were early so there was plenty of time. I wanted one side dish that was on the menu but not on my meal choice, and this seemed to be really too much for the 'chef'. The menu was a bit misleading, and the red wine was served at 'room temperature' which at the time was about 27 degrees C.

Visited July 2013
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Super food”
Reviewed July 20, 2013

Friend had eaten here last week and said it was fab. My wife and I were not disappointed. Had an early bird meal here which was excellent quality and very tasty. Staff were very attentive and friendly throughout but not pushy. One of the most pleasant meals we have ever had in Dublin and we will definitely be back this year.

  • Visited July 2013
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Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
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3 reviews
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“Fantastic food, we had to go back”
Reviewed July 19, 2013

We went for our anniversary dinner based off a recommendation from our hotel and it absolutely did not disappoint. Everything from the Dingle Bay Prawns to the Superfood Salad to the filet was delicious. We decided to return the following the night to try out as much of the menu as we could, and honestly would have continued until we hit everything. Service was great with the entire staff exhibiting true Irish hospitality and the price was right on. Would go back to Dublin just to eat here again.

Visited June 2013
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