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The Winding Stair

40 Lower Ormond Quay, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 872 6576
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Trendy on point

A must visit in Dublin. Young and vibrant atmosphere. Entree - veal carpaccio, fried anchovies... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Deb T
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Melbourne, Australia
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Very Rude Hostess?

Tried to dine here, per recommendation. Big mistake. A woman who appeared to be the hostess, was... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Alex A
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Seattle, Washington
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“Trendy on point”
15 Oct 2017
“Dublin vibe”
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A must visit in Dublin. Young and vibrant atmosphere. Entree - veal carpaccio, fried anchovies, tarragon cream and quails egg - was a well balanced interesting starter. Duck mousse with orange sauce was also a success. Main of duck leg was great - fruity and...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Tried to dine here, per recommendation. Big mistake. A woman who appeared to be the hostess, was very rude to us. We ordered drinks and the cheese plate and she rudely stated that this was a full service restaurant and " didn't serve snacks." After...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stumbled upon this incredible little restaurant during our last day in Dublin. We didn't know what to expect when walking up the winding stairway, and were stood open mouthed at the top! It was a beautiful little dining area, with plenty of light and...More

Thank Claire H
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

We got squeezed in here on a busy Saturday night without a reservation (lucky) The food was absolutely delicious and the staff were very knowledgeable about both what was in the dish (for allergies) and also for what wines could be best to pair with...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We looked forward to our 1st visit to the winding stair and booked early pre show. Maybe we just caught them on a bad night but we were so dissapointed in the food. Starter was fine but we both got the lamb. Mine was tough...More

Thank juliesue
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

On the River Liffey across from Temple Bar area. Be sure to reserve. Whiskey cured salmon was excellent as well as hake with mushrooms and poached egg and haddock poached plus a cheddar mash. Wine list also good. We had a very nice petit chablis....More

Thank Mart1230
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Our second evening in Dublin found us at 'The Winding Stair' for dinner. The dining room a modern vintage style fitting for this space. A place one might associate with creativity, like writing or painting while overlooking the water. The art, in this case, was...More

Thank franki1
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

The food was delicious and the ambiance was wonderful. Lovely view out over the Ha'Penny Bridge at night. Service was also very good. We all had different fish dishes and they were all excellent. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Debbie E
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is casual; the food is excellent and the service is super friendly. What's not to like? But the place is small so reservations are a must

Thank Mike G
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