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The Purty Kitchen

$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Seafood, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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4 Old Dunleary Road, Monkstown, Ireland
+353 1 284 3576
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00:30 - 00:30
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Sun - Wed 00:30 - 22:30
Thu 00:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 00:30 - 00:30
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Greystones, Ireland
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were passing the Purty Kitchen and saw add for the band The 4 of Us,being a fan,I stopped to check it out.So we booked dinner and the gig for later that evening. You can choose between the gig only or the gig plus dinner.We arrived early and were given a table close to the stage.The atmosphere was good in... More 

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Thank ian882015
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic place. My wife and I booked a table and were luck to get in. The place was full of diners. Young, middle aged and old. Each with a story to tell and an agenda for fantastic food, exceptional service and to be part of a vibrant pub / restaurant. This was by far the highlight of our... More 

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Thank CelticWarrior1
Ontario
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

To be fair, the phone manner of the people who I spoke with was terrific. I called twice. I paid for a meal and a show. The barmen handled my requests very well, friendly and correctly. The service staff worked hard but were not trained well, Plates were auctioned at our table (server did not know who each meal was... More 

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Thank Pavel B
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning burger and fries and chicken on bed of sweet potato were both joys to eat. The only criticism as a fellow hospitality expert is to tighten up on the quality of service and following up when opportunities for up selling is there. Otherwise I encourage everyone to visit the only kitchen where you dont have to do the... More 

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Thank Eddie B
Sosnowiec, Poland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky to have my staff party here. Place in lovely, spacious, nicely decorated and clean. But the best part is staff- very professional and helpful. Especially new manager with dark hair- gem! I would definitely recommend

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Thank natalia1980c
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Went here yesterday for Sunday lunch. Had to ask twice for a drink when we went in, waited ages to order. When the food came it wasn't great. Salmon croquette were horrible, the soup was to sweet. The mains weren't much better. The burger was very earthy, tasted more like black pudding than beef. Very slow at serving drink and... More 

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Thank Pamela B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

A number of years ago, apparently the last of service under the previous management, I had a disastrous meal. It took a while for me to go back, but I'm so glad I did! I've had a hard time finding Chicken wings served with Ranch dressing anywhere in South Dublin, and theirs is perfect. I had them last Tuesday for... More 

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Thank Maroe73
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Visited on 29th - menu was a bit chaotic and waitress unsure exactly what was available. When meals did arrive, were nicely cooked and presented but an error in one of the salad dishes. Fish and chips was decent, although could have been a more generous piece of haddock. Burger was over cooked. Desserts were superb, particularly the raspberry creme... More 

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Thank Peter L
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Lovely decor, friendly staff, good food. It was the last working day before Christmas so it was quite busy with lunches but food came out timely and was hot. Menu was extensive. Food was probably a little expensive for lunch but probably within reason for the area.

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Thank Colm M
Dublin
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Myself and my partner plus our two children went to the Purty Kitchen over the weekend. I had heard good things about the food here so I was looking forward to it. I ordered the calamari starter and the pork belly for mains. My partner ordered the salmon croquettes for starter and a steak for mains. We ordered a 3... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Seafood, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:30 - 22:30
Monday
00:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
00:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
00:30 - 22:30
Thursday
00:30 - 00:00
Friday
00:30 - 00:30
Saturday
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
Description
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.

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