We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Purty Kitchen

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
4 Old Dunleary Road, Monkstown, Ireland
+353 1 284 3576
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (31 reviews)
“haddock” (6 reviews)
“pork belly” (6 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, Seafood, European, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Old Dunleary Road, Monkstown, Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (208)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been here many a time and this is just a great place the food is always spot on and there is a great range of beers.

Thank KenHeffernan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Early bird which is two courses for €22 was delicious last Friday night, we just popped in there after returning from holidays and we had two lovely dinners we both had the sea bass which was served quickly by friendly staff and there was plenty...More

Thank Katie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub to visit, great staff and fantastic food, it's a must visit when in Dun Laoghaire , a great venue at the weekend for music and dance, some great shows on , keep up the great work guys

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been a while since I have visited the Purty Kitchen. Menu is mainly sea food and I would stick to having sea food. My wife had the burger and it was just alright. The Hake dish was excellent and really tasty. The prawn staters was...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday evening and the pub was busy, good atmosphere. Service was prompt and friendly and the food was delicious. The fish was excellent. It is quite expensive but probably no more so than other places within the area.

Thank Avril G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Went here with my wife at the weekend for the supper club deal( 2 course meal and gig) excellent value. Really good portion size too. Venue is great for live music! Would definitely recommend this place

Thank Phillyandlals
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasant pub grub in Monkstown. Decent sized portions and takes most major credit cards. Decent food menu.

Thank roryjdoyle
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Our experience during the regatta was excellent. Food good and prompt, chowder excellent. Drinks flowing and staff that know how to have a laugh yet be professional. It's a kitchen not fine dining, and reasonable too.

Thank BenjaminMill
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely food, but such a delay between courses.... would have liked to have dessert and coffee, seeing as the starters and main courses were so good, but 20 mins after getting dessert menu, still no show of staff to take the order. The table next...More

Thank MSav1
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Another fabulous tribute night with Dinner. It was their first night there the place rocked & well done and they had the moves also :) The food was just amazing. The quality of Their products & services is one of the highest in Dublin. As...More

Thank Trisha M
Nearby Restaurants
8A Brasserie
178 reviews
.34 km away
54 reviews
.47 km away
That's Amore
250 reviews
.44 km away
Salt Cafe
187 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pavilion Theatre
58 reviews
.95 km away
National Maritime Museum of Ireland
125 reviews
1.09 km away
Lexicon Library and Cultural Centre
83 reviews
1.09 km away
People's Park Farmers Market
40 reviews
1.39 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Purty Kitchen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:30 - 22:30
00:30 - 22:30
00:30 - 22:30
00:30 - 22:30
00:30 - 00:00
00:30 - 00:30
00:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Old Dunleary Road, Monkstown, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Monkstown
  • Phone Number: +353 1 284 3576
  • E-mail
WINNER OF DUBLIN'S BEST GASTRO PUB 2013 - IRISH RESTAURANT AWARDSThe Purty Kitchen re-opened it's doors under new ownership in October of 2012. The Purty Kitchen is south Dublin’s newest gastropub serving a wide variety of fresh fish and pub classics with flair. Every dish has been created to show off seasonal food at it’s best and we have used Irish produce wherever possible.We have tried to put a signature twist on all of our food. Take our burger for example. They are made in house with dry aged Irish beef from Kettyle meats. The cheese comes from 5 mile town creamery and then it’s all served on a Waterford blaa with a basket of skin-on rooster chips. Most of what we serve in the Purty Kitchen is made in the Purty Kitchen. Where there are exceptions to that, we have sourced things from other great Irish food producers like Boulaban Farm in Tipperary for our salted caramel ice cream, or Arbutus Bakery in Cork for delicious sourdough rye bread.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing