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The Sussex

) #19 of 2,078 Restaurants in Dublin $$ - $$$ Steakhouse, Irish,
9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 538 8100
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (39 reviews)
“steak” (60 reviews)
“braised lamb” (5 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 485 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed an evening meal at this very good busy bistro bar with friendly efficient service. Food is uncomplicated with fish & chips a good choice and grilled sea trout available from the 'on the day' menu. This is a very good bistro bar close...More

Thank Sandyretriever
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Atmosphere and service was good. The Food we got was average. Based on the other reviews here I had expected more. But overall not bad.

Thank Benjamin A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Down the street from the Burlington Hotel, walking toward town, was Sussex Pub, with a restaurant above it. I was so surprised with it's charming ambiance.

Thank martahansmarta
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there with a large group. We had afew in the excellent O'Briens pub underneath and we were called to our seats when they were ready. I had the striploin steak which was cooked as requested. The food was uncomplicated but it was done...More

Thank Endecot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is set over a public house near Leeson Street Bridge. We found the variety of food very good and the taste excellent. The staff were very attentive and helpful. Ended with a Espresso Martini cocktail .... to die for! Only there two weeks...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I truly enjoyed our dinner at Sussex. We were in Dublin only for three nights and had visited Scotland in the days prior. We had experienced "Pub Fare" and it was also good. I however, was ready for something different and discovered...More

1  Thank lluvia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for our last holiday dinner, it was one of the most expensive but also one of the best. Worth every single euro. We first entered the pub, downstairs but saw no real "food seating", then we went through another door and to the...More

1  Thank MaxPeen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was suggested to us by our hotel! It was delicious, quaint and great service! We enjoyed our dinner so much that we went back the following week before our return to USA.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service and welcoming nature of the servers at this unique restaurant make it especially inviting. It is located above a bar, with comfortable tables and windows all around the perimeter. The food was freshly prepared and tasty. We did not have a reservation, but...More

Thank lillianp187
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our cousin who is studying in Dublin this summer to The Sussex for dinner tonight. We didn't know she was a vegetarian, but no matter the restaurant had options for her. The restaurant is located upstairs above a bar and is nicely appointed....More

Thank Alan G
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
Hi, We are happy to cater for young families. However, we are situated upstairs. Also, we don't open for lunch at the weekends.
23 December 2014|
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Response from sedonasue1 | Reviewed this property |
Mark, Call the restaurant and see what they say. Take Care,Suzanne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 35
Lunch, Drinks, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 538 8100
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