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The Green Hen

#301 of 2,209 Restaurants in Dublin
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, Irish, European
33 Exchequer Street | Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 670 7238
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • 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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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Excellent place for lunch when visiting Dublin. Some of the best French food. Beautiful restaurant in the heart of Dublin.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

People who are idiots tell you all you will eat in Ireland is pub food. That is true if you stick to pubs. But then there are these exquisite experiences that you wander upon and your life is changed for the better. We found The...More

Thank kcdenman
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It was our first time in Dublin - so we had no idea where to go before our next appointment. We planned to spent our lunch break at Fallon & Byrne in their wine cellar, but they didn´t open it on that day - no...More

Thank shopgirl007
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My friend and I dropped in here for a quick bite recently and whilst the service was excellent our main course left a lot to be desired. We both ordered the lamb and it was poor at best, I know the rump is meant to...More

Thank soundmatt
Reviewed 9 August 2018

My third time to visit and again I was not disappointed. The early bird menu is extremely good value for money. The food was excellent. The Eton Mess dessert was the nicest I have ever tasted. The staff are lovely and attentive. Can't wait to...More

Thank Isabell21
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I sat at the bar alone and tired having just arrived in Dublin after flying for 24 hours but the ambience and cool tunes, and gorgeous chorizo and prawn risotto followed by a crispy roast chicken dish with jam and leek fixed all that! The...More

Thank Hayleyla
Reviewed 8 August 2018

4 of us dropped in here on bank holiday Monday for a quick dinner and got to eat from the Early Bird menu. It's not the biggest menu in the world in terms of choice but there was something for everyone. Starters included chicken terrine,...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere and surroundings. Starters of asparagus and risotto were very tasty. Main duck was cooked perfectly but a little cold. Hake was a slight let down, little flavour and way too many peas with the dish. Side was forgotten about and arrived after two...More

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Booked dinner last minute for myself and Hubby been a while since I’ve eaten here (I don’t know why) as it was as I remembered fun quirky with yummy food and fantastic service ... excellent value for money and right in the fashionable creative quarter...More

Thank Sarah-Jane M
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Nice place and service but expensive drinks, 12.5 EUR for normal GinTonic with normal Gin beats even our 4* Hotel prices by far. I would pay that price for Hendrick‘s or for the world best award winning GinTonic gin called Napukka from Finland.More

1  Thank Rauli H
PAUL R, The Green Hen Team at The Green Hen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Hi Rauli H, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our restaurant, we are delighted that you liked it. However it is disappointing that your comment is so misleading to any potential customers. We serve a very extensive range of drinks...More

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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 barrym399 | 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$ 52
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
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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