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The Green Hen

#276 of 2,116 Restaurants in Dublin
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, Irish, European
33 Exchequer Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 670 7238
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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33 Exchequer Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Green Hen
1. A must go to
"staff are friendly and the décor is very cool. lovely atmosphere here"
Robbie W
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2. fantastic food
"Food is beautiful and of a really high quality!"
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3. Ah lads...
"Just outstanding. Fab cocktails"
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1 - 10 of 995 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had dinner here on our first night and liked it so much we made a reservation for our last night in Dublin. We loved the ambience and the delicious food! . Such a great spot with some of the most engaging and helpful staff...More

Thank Breakaway12
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The decor is very entertaining with photos of early film stars and posters. Our waiter was quite pleasant and recommended an excellent bottle of Bordeaux. We took advantage of the early bird menu and shared the beet and goat cheese salad. For entrees we had...More

1  Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I organised a meal here for 10 of my colleagues after a friend recommend. The restaurant itself is beautiful with loads of character. Beautiful pictures everywhere that you could spend a whole night looking at. The staff were extremely friendly and polite but not overbearing....More

Thank BlueJeans255
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place by accident and were lucky to get a table without booking. Lovely ambiance , great service and very good food. Would definitely go back!

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for dinner and sat outdoors, which gave us some excellent people watching and a little second hand smoke. Our meals were very good and service was great.

Thank therese l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this restaurant – for the food and the great service! My parents, my husband and I went for dinner last Sunday evening and when we arrived, we were seated close to a large group of 20 people who were happily noisy but very...More

Thank larawerno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here recently with a large group and we had an area upstairs to ourselves with a very friend waiter. Had the gnocchi and it was really nice, slightly disappointed with the dessert as I went for the profiteroles and from the menu I was...More

Thank Deetravelsaround
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you stop here for dinner. Chucartarie platter was great for two. The best steak I had in Ireland. Service was suburb and the ambiance was great.

Thank Keecoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With its unique atmosphere filled with theatre and movie stars who have dined here . Excellent fresh fish dishes - a glorious meal with attentive staff and food served with expert chefs . A tremendous evening - hours spent here . Superb . Many thanks...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place was decorated as if you were at Grandmas house. The food was simple and fresh. The staff was outstanding. We had to wait a bit for the check because the place filled up suddenly. When they brought the check the gave us a...More

Thank Stephen C
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Questions & Answers
10 July 2017|
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Response from AliMcDaniel | Reviewed this property |
From memory there were options. I found them very accommodating as I don't eat certain foods & they substituted for me. Check out there online menu or mail them.
Daniel B
19 August 2015|
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Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
They do have an email address but Trip Advisor reply process does not allow me to include HTML or website links. Search for Green Hen online, click Facebook link and then additional info. That should get you the email... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 53
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Exchequer Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 670 7238
  • E-mail
Busy City Centre Bistro offering all day dining from 12 noon Fully Licensed, great cocktails and extensive wine list Private dining for groups of up to 30 available
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