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The Sussex

9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 538 8100
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shepherd's pie” (45 reviews)
“steak” (58 reviews)
“superfood salad” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Sussex Terrace, Upper Leeson St., Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 523 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Do not miss this place! We did not have a reservation, but we were welcomed like regulars. Sonia, our server, was just as wonderful as the food. Our Vegan was happy with the choices and her selection. The Smokies - crazy good. But save room...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was part of a work group of 12 who had evening dinner at The Sussex. I was responsible for making the booking and from the minute I contacted the restaurant, I received nothing but courtesy and assistance at all times from the good humoured...More

Thank Broadford1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here yesterday. Friday of the bank holiday. It was just fantastic , grt staff loads of fun. The food was also top class and the wine sublime..... mind u we had enough of it. Then downstairs for a few pints of Guinness to...More

Thank corry m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is conveniently located near Hilton Dublin, Charlemont Place. We had asked the concierge about a place that we can try Irish cuisine & this was one of the recommendations. Needless to say, we were not disappointed. The service was superb from our female...More

2  Thank Jaxtraveler57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Starter of Calamari was fine. Main of Hummus Lamb Burger was not good at all, in that it was dry and a bit of an ordeal to eat. I also thought the Fries were poor. Dessert of Baked Salted Caramel Cheesecake was o.k. The restaurant...More

Thank Roscoe11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Salmon gravlax and goats cheese starter we're absolutely delicious. Tastiest ribeye steak I've ever had. Our waitress Sonia was so smiley and wonderful. I couldn't fault this place 👏🏽

1  Thank gill479
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great service by Hungarian waiter. Advised unless really hungry that the wings would do for two. Nice to see waiter genuinely advising and helping - we went for seafood linguine and steak as mains served with nice chips. Recommend but book a table as they...More

1  Thank BfpCom
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in to The Sussex for an early dinner. They chose a sweet little corner table for me so I could watch the activity outside. It was rush hour so there was quite a bit of traffic & pedestrian activity. No matter though as I...More

1  Thank Traveller325
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

A nice place to eat great food! Highly recommended! Don't forget to make a reservation as it is very crowded.

1  Thank EleRo
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was our second trip to Dublin and the Sussex after a two year interval. We enjoyed it the first time, and even more the second. The food was delicious, and wait staff was friendly, personal, and attentive. Value is excellent. Going a bit early...More

1  Thank Diane R
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Questions & Answers
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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$35
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, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 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 - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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