REVEALED: The Best Restaurant In Ireland According To TripAdvisor

Mulberry Garden in Donnybrook


No matter how great home cooking can be, going out to eat will always be a treat best enjoyed at well-reviewed local restaurants.

“Perfect service and very delicious meals in combination with a unique and atmospheric ambience.” Just one of the glowing visitor comments given to Mulberry Garden, which topped the list of the best fine dining restaurants in Ireland, in the 2016 edition of the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards.

Mulberry Garden in Donnybrook
Mulberry Garden in Donnybrook

Contributors to the influential travel website rated Mulberry Garden as the best restaurant in Ireland based on an aggregate of reviews by the public.

The list based on reviews and opinions collected from users of TripAdvisor, the popular travel website, over the past 12 months includes 4 restaurants from Dublin in the top ten. Along with Mulberry Garden, Chapter One, Sabor Brazil, and Dax Restaurant were highly rated by the public.

Out of the 411 reviews submitted on TripAdvisor, 312 of those rated the Mulberry Garden as ‘excellent’. On the Donnybrook restaurant, TripAdvisor spokesperson, Hayley Coleman said:

“For Mulberry Garden to have claimed the number one spot in Ireland when the fine dining scene is so competitive is no easy feat and just proves what a great job the team is doing.”

The full list of the ‘Top 10 Fine Dining Irish Restaurants’ is:

1. Mulberry Garden, Dublin

2. Idas Restaurant, Dingle

3. Chapter One, Dublin

4. The Restaurant at Harvey’s Point, Donegal Town

5. Sabor Brazil, Dublin

6. The Chart House, Dingle

7. The Global Village, Dingle

8. Dax Restaurant, Dublin

9. An Port Mór Restaurant, Westport

10. Finns’ Table, Kinsale