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Cafe en Seine

#180 of 2,086 Restaurants in Dublin}
$$ - $$$Irish, , Cafe
39/40 40 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 4567
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Irish, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39/40 40 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

cafe en seine has been an institution for probably around 20’years now. It can brag with one of the nicest interiors in Dublin and an impressive bar service. It will probably need a refresh in the next couple of years though but for now still...More

Thank ColdAvis
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This place was a complete surprise from the moment I opened the door I fell I love with the place. It has a Parisian charm about it helped along by the decoration. The staff were warm and friendly and served a great coffee, we also...More

Thank daymoLiverpool
Reviewed 8 November 2017

An eclectic decor adds to the French feel. Good food, attentive staff but you pay a little extra. Enjoyable.

Thank dave R
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Its such a beautiful place. My friends and I had a great night! For sure is a place that I have to go again!

Thank karinnacs
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This restaurant/bar is definitely worth having a meal/drink. The decor is really spectacular, the food & drinks delicious. We will definitely return.

1  Thank Magnificent_U2
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I love cafe en seine, the place is amazing. With great decorations and sweet staff. The food and the drinks are good. Recommend this place.

1  Thank sevim s
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Visited here with a friend for my birthday. We both had mains, which were mediocre. Tasty but nothing that would entice you to go back. But I did enjoy the cocktails - mudslide was a good option for a desert! The elderflower collins was very...More

Thank Blayney_Troy
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were visiting Dublin at the same time as another friend from the Netherlands. She had a a guide book that suggested Cafe en Seine as a place locals like. The interior is magnificent with art deco design. We started at a table near the...More

Thank Jesfa
Reviewed 25 September 2017

As much as I love a good pub, it was a treat to come here on a recent trip to Ireland and take in the the beautiful architecture of this cafe. There is a long bar area that has raised banquet seating directly across. We...More

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We stopped in for lunch and were delighted we did. The inside is beautifully done and quite spacious. The food was excellent and quite affordable.

Thank UpstateTraveller33
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Claire E
15 December 2015|
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Response from Terence O | Reviewed this property |
My wife is a coeliac, and there were options, and they knew their stuff. Wife was delighted!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39/40 40 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 4567
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