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Whitefriar Grill

16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 475 9003
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been a regular at WFG over the years. Visited this week with a group of work friends. Wonderful food on the new early bird menu. Great wine and service too as always from Shay and the team. Would also highly recommend their place next...More

Thank Jenster30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our waitress was extremely friendly but a shame she had to serve cold food. The starter of mushroom soup was cold. The sauce for the steak was forgotten and when it did arrive was cold so had to be sent back - not good at...More

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 3 that arrived before a big party. We were ignored at the door despite telling staff 3 times that we were waiting. The big party was seated before us. Manager told us 'its crazy' because it was Christmas - attitude...More

2  Thank Carrie T
RestManReply, Owner at Whitefriar Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We would like to thank you for taking the time to write your brief review of your experience at Whitefriar Grill. We regard all reviews be they positive or, as in your case, entirely negative. We reserve the right to respond and correct any inaccuracies...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Birthday group. First we were told the duck could only be served medium or.med rare beause 'Its Xmas' therefore you should expect a lesser choice. The duck was tough and tasteles with a tiny square of tasteless potatoe. Lasange did not resemble lasagne. The soup...More

6  Thank MargaretCB
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This was my third visit and previously it was excellent but three is not a charm! Went for a late Christmas lunch (€29 set menu) - poor menu choice to start with, the starter was very nice (a country terrine) however after that it went...More

2  Thank IrishTraveller0
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Beautiful meal here, booked for 5.15pm, sat at the window, tables each side were a bit close but as the restaurant filled up, not really noticeable. Went for early bird menu €21.95 for 2 course, beautiful meal, my duck was superb. One of us had...More

Thank Kevin1812
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I went here for Sunday Brunch with my sister. As I was in town I thought the brunch would be something really special. It wasn't. One thin piece of sourdough bread with eggs and a smidge of avocado. Potatoes were nice. I ordered a white...More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Late breakfast/lunch here after a morning shopping .Really enjoyed the Huevos Rancheros with chorizo & black eyed beans which was served with a side of fried baby potatoes for €9.95 .Very generous portion & was Really delicious served by an efficient & friendly waiter.

Thank Viv777888
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It’s been a year since we visited but the menu hadn’t changed significantly and that is not a criticism! The space is tight and table close together but the food especially the steaks make up for this and the service was very good. Wines are...More

Thank 700tom
Reviewed 3 November 2017

On holidays in Dublin, this restaurant was recommended by Irish friends back in Sydney. We were very grateful for the tip as this was great. We love pubs and the pub food scene but after a while, you just want a nice glass of wine...More

Thank Carolyn169
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Robert B
1 March 2017|
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Response from niamho1977 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this restaurant is quite small, I don't remember seeing highchairs or a kids menu there but you could check, maybe for lunch it might be child friendly but I don't think it is really suitable in the evenings (I have 2... More
24 February 2017|
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Response from RestManReply | Property representative |
Yes and both types and if they don't have what you want, someone will pop next door to Bow Lane and get it from there.
4 November 2015|
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Response from Sean M |
Lots of pay and display on the side roads all around it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Aungier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 475 9003
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