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The Sussex

9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 538 8100
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (27 reviews)
“steak” (66 reviews)
“superfood salad” (10 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 536 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just had some lunch in the Sussex. The wings were outstanding and I would also highly recommend trying the braised lamb Shepards Pie. Service is the best I've received in Dublin. Love this place!

1  Thank Áine L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me my wife and my 9month old son, we were waiting for some documents from the Portuguese embassy so we decided to stay around upper leeson Street, we found this pub downstairs we kind of spent the whole day there waiting form the embassy in...More

Thank Sagar G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed every minute of our time here. Great atmosphere, varied menu and attentive staff. Food is very competitively priced (but the wine list is quite pricey). My other half had a pint of Guinness which he pronounced as 'perfect'! Loved it and we will be...More

Thank MMMH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great little place! It doesn’t look like much and the restaurant is kind of crammed in but the food is superb. The Chicken Supreme was amazing and the steak we ordered was cooked to perfection. The peanut butter cheesecake is also worth trying!! Good...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the soup special which was OK but really could not taste the fennel. The sour cream was a nice touch giving it some flavor. The Brown bread was tasty and I could almost taste some lemon in the butter with a fantastic effect....More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had very high hopes for the Sussex but at the end of the day the entire experience was quite average. The wait staff quite simply looked annoyed from the start. Easily the most unwelcoming restaurant experience in Dublin over the last 2 weeks. Moving...More

Thank TyrianLannister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, lovely looking place, polite and attentive staff, and food to savour. The calamari was so tender it was almost insulting to chew it. The fish and chips had crispy batter and flaky soft fish, and i'm assured the steak was amazing as well!...More

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Spent the the second evening of a get away break at the Sussex for dinner. Plenty of G/F options for my wife on the menu. The restaurant was full but seating well spaced. The food was first class. and wood recommend to anyone.

Thank brynlister
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing - especially the seafood pasta and their specials board burgers. Staff very friendly and welcoming. Relaxing venue and superb decor Would certainly return when next visiting Dublin

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We were both staying at The Clayton hotel up the road from The Sussex and just stumbled across The Sussex.We knew nothing about their food ,or reputation we just thought we would pop in for a quick bite to eat !!! WOW WE HAD THE...More

Thank Cvarley
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Questions & Answers
CiaraW10
22 October 2016|
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Response from Dave C | Property representative |
Hi, We are happy to cater for young families. However, we are situated upstairs. Also, we don't open for lunch at the weekends.
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markhr957
23 December 2014|
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Response from sedonasue1 | Reviewed this property |
Mark, Call the restaurant and see what they say. Take Care,Suzanne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$37
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 538 8100
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