Hungry for something new? Eat and drink your way around the globe with this selection of international restaurants.
Auberge Jean & Marie
Auberge Jean & Marie is a restaurant, bar and terrace where you can experience classic French cuisine, inspired by the great Gallic chefs, alongside excellent service. It’s a perfect setting for your business lunch, meeting or dinner, with a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Diners can choose from delicious à la carte and set menus at reasonable prices, plus there is an extensive European wine list of 200 bottles.
- Albert Cuypstraat 58-60 (near Metrostation De Pijp), 1072 CV Amsterdam; +31 20 8452005; aubergeamsterdam.nl
Dunne & Crescenzi
Dunne & Crescenzi is an award-winning Italian restaurant that serves up the best of Italy in a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere. Eileen Dunne and Stefano Crescenzi are passionate about bringing the best of Italy to Ireland, pairing Italian artisan ingredients with local produce in support of Irish farmers. They also offer a carefully curated wine list with more than 200 labels from all over Italy.
Their passion for Italian food, wine and culture is apparent in every aspect of the restaurant, from the extensive wine list, lively ambience, and warm, typically Italian greeting from staff as you arrive. The restaurant achieves effortlessly laid-back dining, while also maintaining impeccable attention to detail.
Boasting a number of restaurants throughout Dublin, including L’Officina, which also has a branch in Kildare Retail Village, the beating heart of the group remains the iconic and much-loved Dunne & Crescenzi in South Frederick Street. Pay a visit to experience for yourself the welcoming atmosphere and taste the food that, according to food writer Tom Doorley, “changed the way the Irish eat”.
- 14–16 South Frederick Street, Dublin 2; +353 1677 3815
- 11 Seafort Avenue, Sandymount, Dublin 4; +353 1 667 3252
- Blackrock Shopping Centre, Frascati Road, Co Dublin; +353 1 525 2012
- L’OFFICINA Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 16; +353 1 216 6764
- Kildare Village Outlet, Co Kildare; +353 045 535850
Masons Restaurant Bar
Masons is located on the ground floor of Manchester Hall, the former Freemasons Hall, which underwent a multimillion pound redevelopment in November 2017. The restaurant and bar boasts a multitude of different dining settings under one roof, catering for a plethora of requirements – from breakfast planning meetings, business lunches or enjoying a romantic evening meal. Local produce is given a worldly twist, and chefs cook some of the finest ingredients from across the British Isles, with a focus firmly on provenance and terroir. A taste of the exotic, that is both familiar and original in execution…
- Ground Floor, Manchester Hall, 36 Bridge Street, Manchester M3 3BT; 0161 359 6952; masonsrestaurantbar.co.uk