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Ananda Restaurant

#102 of 1,975 Restaurants in Dublin
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Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 14, Ireland
+353 1 296 0099
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17:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sun 12:30 - 14:45
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Westmeath
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this place. Great taster menu Really good service Great portions A genuine food experience Good Value for the quality and for such a high standard We will be back!

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Thank JaMahon
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm not a huge fan of Indian food but this is as good as it gets - fresh produce and an interesting take on flavour combinations. We had the tasting menu - way too much food - 3 menus would have covered 4 people and a bit pricey.

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Thank Sheila K
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When our friends suggested to take us to an Indian Restaurant in Dublin, we were skeptical. The restaurant was full and it was a weekday! Fortunately, we had reservations. For starters, we had Kurkura Seekh Kebab (Wicklow lamb kebab, water chestnut & rocket pesto, aubergine fries, chilli & garlic Samundari Moti), Tandoori Jhinga (Tandoori jumbo prawns, carom, salted lime &... More 

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Thank HappyTraveller882
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best restaurants I've ever been, in general. Presentation was excellent, service was excellent, very very tasty food, fusion, creative. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Great for romantic dates and other special nights. Need to book in advance.

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Thank ChristosandIrene
County Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've waited a longtime to get a reservation in Ananda but were very disappointed all round when we eventually got there last night. Out of the 5 dishes we ordered 3 were a let down. No recommendations from us this time☹️️

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Thank 19martina1965
Athy, Ireland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined at the Ananda last Saturday night ( 201612th November ) where a party of four of us had a memorable evening. I will start by noticing something at the end as we were leaving. As we made our way towards the door we could see the kitchen through the glass screen. The kitchen crew were busy cleaning the... More 

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Thank robertZ1852JM
Preston, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my partner ate here on a Friday night and the restaurant was extremely busy but we still receive great service and all the staff were friendly and helpful. I had the goats cheese tikki, chicken saag and raspberry sorbet. My partner had scallops, Kashmiri lamb rogan josh and dark chocolate dessert. Everything was so beautifully presented and tasted... More 

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Thank madmazCheshire
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my family, mum who can't handle too much spice, cousin who's a vegetarian and granny who is very fussy and we all enjoyed this meal so much. The set menu is very affordable while the a-la-carte is a bit more pricey. There is a good choice of starters and mains which left no one unhappy with options.... More 

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Thank Étáin O
Dublin
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84 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful Indian restaurant in Dundrum town centre. The menu is exciting and the food does nothing t disappoint. The dessert presentation was impressive. Service was excellent. Pricey but worth it.

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Thank JMBFDublin
Dublin, Ireland
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I and three friends ate here last Friday night. Food was very tasty and of a high standard as I expected as I had been here on a number of occasions before. However I will NOT be returning due to the attitude of the M more senior Waiters/manager. My friend had to take an important phone call during her starter.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 51
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:45
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:45
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 14, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 296 0099
Description
Ananda is Ireland’s premier fine dining restaurant. Ananda’s impeccable pedigree, enviable location and stunning interior design made it Dublin’s most anticipated restaurant opening of 2008. A series of superlative restaurant reviews quickly cemented its reputation as one of Ireland’s finest dining experiences.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?