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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went to this place for lunch. > Car park isn't attractive > Lots of staff and only a dozen customers (should have been a tell tale sign before we sat down) > Food was eatable only that I was hungry > way to pricey for lunch Won't be going there again.

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Thank Keith F
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had visited the 12th Lock in September after they re-opened and had a reasonable lunch at the time but service was slow - seemed to be a lot of inexperienced staff but maybe thats just when they opened up? Anyway we decided we'd leave it a while before we went back and then form a fresh opinion. We dropped...

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1Thank yumyum1967
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Myself & the hubby just had lunch here. I'd never been before it was done up & had heard good things. We both had the burger. It €16 when you add cheese & bacon. That's a lot for a burger but at lunchtime it's a crazy amount! But we expected great things so we waited for our food to come....

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Fabulous room, definitely 5 star Quality! Good last night very good and breakfast excellent. Friendly staff, great location right beside the canal. A stroll outside reveals houseboats that are lived in and charmingly, a pair of swans.

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Thank Corabrigidmary
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good The quality of food quality was very good, bacon was especially good. Jam selection is nice touch Fresh Orange Juice was delicious Bad Poached Eggs - slightly over cooked - not big issue Area for Improvement Consider a Kids Breakfast Menu - Soldiers & Eggs / Sausage & Toast Consider a toast basket with bacon & eggs Maybe offer...

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Thank awayfromreviews
Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to really love this place. Then it was taken over and 'refurbished'. Cold blue colour tables, an uninviting bar counter, expensive food, 'wait to be seated' , inexperienced staff, no character. Enough said. Going elsewhere.

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1Thank macDublin
Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner in Twelfth Lock a few days ago and food was very ordinary - shame as it is such a nice location and has a lot of potential. Service was fine but a bit slow. I had the lamb burger which was ok but fairly tasteless. My partner had the pasta vegetarian dish which was bland.

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1Thank Cormac F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal here last weekend with my wife and another couple. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. The food is really fantastic. Very friendly and efficient service. The atmosphere is lovely and the location is perfect. Highly recommended. We will be back.

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Thank Gary D
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went for a meal here a few weeks ago with some friends, our server Donal was brilliant. Very knowledgeable about wine and was able to recommend a lovely bottle. We asked him about the food too and he was able to make many recommendations. My two friends had the curry and it was lovely. I had the steak, the...

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Thank FiMcGiv
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both my wife and I went for an evening meal, hearing that the Twelfth Lock had reopened we walked down and found great changes but one will be missed, the great mural of worker digging the canal. But down to cases. The waiting staff where very nice, making us feel very welcome. The food was good and very filling, We...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Twelfth Lock Hotel

Address: Castleknock Marina, Royal Canal, Castleknock 15, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Castleknock
Hotel Class:3 star — Twelfth Lock Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Twelfth Lock Hotel Castleknock, County Dublin
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“We didn't stay - we just had lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles MaryMacDublin, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask at Reception, as bedrooms are at the basement level.”
 of 5 bubbles GerH990, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room furthest from the staff service door/area and opposite side to the railway.”
 of 5 bubbles sharoncD8729YZ, 13 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room singlegract was a large room”
 of 5 bubbles Janetlj61, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Definitely not under the bar/ restaurant unless you are staying up there until closing time.”
 of 5 bubbles Bertie500, 25 Apr 2014 | Read review
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