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Dunne and Crescenzi

14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
+353 1 675 9892
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (100 reviews)
“tuscan sausage” (13 reviews)
“tiramisu” (33 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing food, cosy place, with friendly and helpful staff. They have gluten free options, gluten free pasta and other dishes. Worth a visit!

Thank te h
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way back from Dunlaoire. So handy for parking. Staff are always friendly & helpful. Food is just as good as their branch in Kildare Village. I had the salmon pasta, hubby had the ragu; both were delicious. I’m never disappointed...More

Thank Clare F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice restaurant in the south centre of Dublin with a good seating if in three separate rooms. The food is average and expensive for lunch. However, the staff, Italian, are very pleasant and the ambiance is warm. They should offer value...More

Thank wanderingirishperson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was part of a small group ( 16 approx) that had booked well in advance for a lunchtime meal. To say it was a disaster is an understatement. Unfortunately, I had recommended the restaurant to the organiser of the group , as prior to...More

Thank DeeWickl0w
eibhlin031, Manager at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am sorry to learn of your disappointment and you will recall we talked during and after the meal. I understood that you wanted all of the group to finish their starters before bringing out the main courses. Some of your friends took quite a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not our first time here and it suits one of our party who is vegetarian. Staff very professional. I shared a bruschetta starter which was delicious. My main course was Melanze Parmigiana which was goregous. My friend had one of the specials which was monkfish...More

Thank RQ25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was friendly and attentive and the wine selection great. But the food was a big letdown. I have eaten here for lunch a few times and enjoyed it but the dinner was sorely disappointing. It's like they have stopped caring.There are only 2 vegetarian...More

Thank ciara186605
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An authentic Italian restaurant. Great atmosphere. Lively crowd including many Italians. A good sign. Friendly Italian staff. Helpful and efficient. A good place for a night out.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a foodies restaurant with excellent pasta and other Italian fare in characterful surroundings. It’s a bit pricey but worth it. Book as the place is rammed or go late.

Thank Sandypylos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

“last night we had the best time at dinner that I think I’ve ever had! Our server was adorable and full of personality . The food here is superb ! Thank you . We will definitely be back soon ! “

Thank Giovanni S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like Dunne & Crescendi. But I am done complaining about the low quality ingredients they continue to use. Specifically the tomatoes they used are always cheap spongy and tastelss. I like bruscetta. Do not order in this restaurant. It is disgusting. In sandymount and...More

Thank john h
eibhlin031, Owner at Dunne and Crescenzi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear John, thank you for writing and I am sad to hear of your experience regarding our tomatoes. I can assure you that we only buy the best quality tomatoes available. In fact when we source new suppliers the first thing I personally ask is...More

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No stairs but toilets a bit tight I'd guess....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 43
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 South Frederick Street, Dublin D2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 675 9892
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