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Things to do in Ranelagh, Dublin

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cozy café known for its coronation chicken salad
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“Cinnamon is a comfortable and spacious eatery, coffee house and fully licensed restaurant with a family of warm, genuine and friendly staff. They have an extensive breakfast and lunch menu to offer Monday to Friday with our famous brunch running Saturday and Sunday from 9am! The coronation chicken is as good as the rumours say! Cinnamon caters to all, with a kids eat free deal running between 5pm-7pm every night, a free flowing prosecco deal every Tuesday and spacious venue ideal for hosting brilliant private events. Cinnamon has a full cocktail, wine, spirits and beers list so you won’t go thirsty!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Park
“The ideal spot for a quiet stroll, this park also boasts a popular Sunday market for local Irish produce”
  • 37 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Since opening in 2001, TriBeCa has become Dublin's most popular restaurants thanks to their New York style 'casual but grown up' food and expertly made cocktails, craft beers and wonderful wine list.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bar
“THE venue in Dublin on a sunny day. Sit by the canal and enjoy the fantastic atmosphere.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Glossy US-style restaurant and bar with a Modern American menu, including brunch and cocktails.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Low cost but high quality grocer (has fresh baked goods every day at back of store)”
  • 15 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“This comfortable restaurant, specialising in Pakistani and Eastern cuisine, won Best Ethnic Restaurant in Ireland at the Good Eating Guide Awards.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 16 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Housed in a converted butchers’ shop, The Butcher Grill does beef better than anyone else in Ranelagh, possibly better than any other restaurant in the whole of Dublin.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“The Exchequer Wine Bar has an extensive wine list and a food menu, is accessible to everyone no matter your palate or budget”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“If you fancy a late night, there's only one place in Ranelagh. It will be heaving at 1am on a Friday. Or if you fancy listening to trad music on a Sunday evening, this is the place. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A gorgeous restaurant within a very short walking distance of The Coach House. Booking essential ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Pub
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“If you like craft beers, then you'll love the Taphouse. More of an American pub than typical Irish but on a sunny afternoon, there's no place better to catch the rays than the deck. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“A park that has everything, 2 x playgrounds, Tennis Courts, Duck Pond, Cafe, Bowling Green and plenty of space.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Sympathetic renovation of Victorian pub with a bright interior and upstairs dining room.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They have the best breakfast menu. Our favourite is French Toast with Maple Syrup!”
  • 11 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Cozy café known for its coronation chicken salad
“Cinnamon is a comfortable and spacious eatery, coffee house and fully licensed restaurant with a family of warm, genuine and friendly staff. They have an extensive breakfast and lunch menu to offer Monday to Friday with our famous brunch running Saturday and Sunday from 9am! The coronation chicken is as good as the rumours say! Cinnamon caters to all, with a kids eat free deal running between 5pm-7pm every night, a free flowing prosecco deal every Tuesday and spacious venue ideal for hosting brilliant private events. Cinnamon has a full cocktail, wine, spirits and beers list so you won’t go thirsty!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Glossy US-style restaurant and bar with a Modern American menu, including brunch and cocktails.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“This comfortable restaurant, specialising in Pakistani and Eastern cuisine, won Best Ethnic Restaurant in Ireland at the Good Eating Guide Awards.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“Housed in a converted butchers’ shop, The Butcher Grill does beef better than anyone else in Ranelagh, possibly better than any other restaurant in the whole of Dublin.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A gorgeous restaurant within a very short walking distance of The Coach House. Booking essential ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They have the best breakfast menu. Our favourite is French Toast with Maple Syrup!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great sushi spot. We usually order takeout since the dining area is not the best but the sashimi and nigiri are!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“The best chicken wings in Dublin. Casual dining at its best. Great pub across the road too for an after dinner drink. ”
  • 8 locals recommend

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