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The Dining Room

The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 9393
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (40 reviews)
“hake” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 587 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place by accident but delighted we did. Had the early bird menu. It was excellent food and excellent value. Service was top class too. Relaxed atmosphere added to the experience. Would definitely recommend it.

1  Thank Noel m
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I can only speak of my one visit to the dining room - a visit that impressed me so much I decided to go back, but unfortunately it was closed. I had a simple, but delightful, meal on my visit. I was impressed with the...More

Thank RobReilly494
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Took 1 local and 2 overseas visitors to dinner on Wednesday 19th April, we were served by Mairéad. 3 of us had a wonderful meal of the fresh fish and the other person had a wondeful steak - truly special food accompanied by wonderful vegetables...More

Thank Tomsheedy1954
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have eaten here once. I wasn't blown away by the place but the food was good and so was the service.

Thank sophiastar
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Unforgivably bad service and 2 cases of gastroenteritis in our party of 4. The evening we were there, (Good Friday, Easter 2017) I had a black eye from a fall and the waiter said "husband finally got sick of you did he?" and then winked...More

8  Thank HelenPostma
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We were in Ennis for only two nights and one of our travel mates saw your restaurant out on his morning walk. We decided to give it a try. We are so happy we did! From the food, to the service, to the ambiance....everything was...More

1  Thank colonialbeth
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My family and I decided to try the dining room for a night out. Right from the off we knew we were in good hands with Mairéad providing top class and friendly service. We decided to go for the early bird menu and were not...More

1  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much for a wonderful evening at your restaurant. The food was beautiful and our waiter, Willie, absolutely made our night!

1  Thank Aoife O
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We came for the early bird menu, which was great value, and top quality. Mairéad and the rest of the staff looked after us very well, and I'll definitely be back on future trips to Ennis.

1  Thank greenireland1
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner on the evening of Mother's Day. The food was delicious, cooked and served well. The maitre d' remembered us from earlier in the day when we booked and was friendly and attentive. The other staff seemed jaded and going through...More

Thank sarahbonbon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Market | Upper market street ennis, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 689 9393
  • E-mail
Child Friendly, Serves Local Cuisine, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining Area, Romantic, Can Cater for Large Groups. Simple tasty food for everyone's budget