Richmond Restaurant, Dublin 2

I am definitely late to the Richmond party but as the saying goes, better late than never! I plan to rectify this now with further visits to this super neighbourhood restaurant. Located in Portobello, on the right hand side as you leave town heading towards Rathmines. For those of you old enough to remember, it’s…

Rock Lobster at Harvey Nichols, Dundrum Town Centre

We were regulars to Harvey Nichols First Floor Restaurant and Bar, but its taken a while for us to return to its new life as Rock Lobster. Do try to get a table at the window, great people watching and view over the fountains and Pembroke district area. Inside it’s quite like it was in it’s Harvey Nichols…

Michelin Star Dining in Campagne, Kilkenny

On a little break in Kilkenny before Easter, we booked dinner for one of the evenings in Campagne. We had been once before to Campagne over a year ago which hadn’t been very successful, primarily our own fault in that we booked a later table and were both suffering with colds, we should have cancelled but we…

Saison, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

In a basement restaurant on Kildare Street, that until recently was Town (Bar & Grill / Kildare Street), you will now find Saison. The restaurant was refurbished and opened in May this year. Head chef is Graeme Dodrill and Saison is owned by Ali Barker (Bodega Tapas, Ranelagh). Saison is ‘French Inspired’ with menus designed…