We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cellar Restaurant

The Merrion Hotel | Upper Merrion Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 603 0600
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black sole” (5 reviews)
“souffle” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Merrion Hotel | Upper Merrion Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
Write a Review
Reviews (290)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 270 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

The Cellar is just that. Maitre d'hotel was excellent. Menu was thorough. Service was top notch. Recommend the fish dishes or lamb. Bring money.

Thank jrjojo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice lunches and good Sunday brunch too. We stayed at the Merrion and enjoyed one lunch and Sunday brunch. Brunch is plentiful and served until mid-afternoon, so we skipped dinner that evening.

Thank pds1231
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two of us went here for a mid week supper while staying in the area. This truly once was a cellar, and it still has the vaulted ceilings but the space itself is nice and bright, not at all claustrophobic and the tables are not...More

Thank Boh_1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional brick-walled cellar under the Merrion Hotel includes multiple nooks and crannies for semi-private dining. Well-stocked bar includes sports television. Ordered two complicated drinks from the barman and was K-pleased with the quality. Very friendly service, even by Irish standards. I would recommend the white...More

Thank spencerusa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was taken here by host with other colleagues. Nice and quiet so we could hear each other. Good food, though hard to find decent vegetarian option. Gin and tonic seemed to be all ice and tonic. Good service. Nice atmosphere and lovely interior decor.

Thank ophelia1953
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a favorite spot, located in Central Dublin (close to St. Stephen's Green). It offers lovely food good value, especially since it is part of the Merrion Hotel, a luxury hotel where lunches and dinners in the main restaurant can be rather expensive. Generally...More

Thank GeorginaC C
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Very friendly welcome and general service appropriately attentive. Smiles all around. Enjoyed a succulent burger and delicious bloody Mary's. Setting very nice and dim, sat beside lovely little fire place. Will be back.

Thank RedfordChase
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We had a "super salad" of baby lettuces along with pomegranate, pepitos, edamame, quinoa. Then daube which was so tender it was definitely comfort food and reminded me of my grandma's!! It was served with mashed potatoes and green beans. Others at table had Caesar...More

Thank artistwanabe
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nice surroundings in a basement setting, located across the road from government buildings. Decent menu with reasonable prices.

Thank DominicDeBurca
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were guests of an old friend who was staying there; she had hoped to bring us to Guilbaud but it was closed. However, we had heard good things. We were the only diners apart from one other couple; a few others turned up later,...More

Thank wrathofgrapes
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Brookwood
590 reviews
.07 km away
Etto
297 reviews
.07 km away
Pearl Brasserie
807 reviews
.04 km away
Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud
1,036 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology
4,097 reviews
.25 km away
National Museum of Ireland - Natural History
896 reviews
.15 km away
Matt the Thrasher
82 reviews
.18 km away
Royal Hibernian Academy
19 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cellar Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Merrion Hotel | Upper Merrion Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 603 0600
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Merrion Hotel
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing