Affordable Restaurants In Dublin

Fancy eating out in the city, but don't want to break the bank? We know the feeling all too well. From banging boozy brunch deals touting Moroccan-style plates to tantalising tapas, there's certainly no shortage of foodie spots here. Save all the pennies without sacrificing flavour thanks to our roundup of the best affordable restaurants in Dublin

Last updated on 31st January 2023

Bow Lane

For 100% sustainable Irish beef and great craic, Bow Lane is a real winner for cheap eats in Dublin. Head inside in the evening where you'll be able to dig into succulent cuts of steak. Or, if you're in the mood for a good ol' time, there are also budget-friendly brunches touting live entertainment.


Known for its Aberdeen Angus beef, Bunsen is a perfect venue to fill up on hearty grub. Located on East Essex Street, this two-floor foodie paradise keeps things simple with its philosophy of perfectly-cooked meat, sweet potato fries and signature milkshakes.

Brother Hubbard North

Treat yourself to a mouthwatering Middle Eastern-inspired brunch at Brother Hubbard North. This Capel Street venue has a delicious variety of savoury and sweet plates, such as Moroccan-style eggs or baklava, which can be enjoyed with a brekky-style mimosa for €21.


With a €1.50 oyster happy hour every day between 5pm and 6pm, Klaw is up on our list of the best cheap restaurants in Dublin city centre. Grab yourself a table across the low-key space, where you'll be able to delve into crab mac 'n' cheese, lobster rolls and grilled turbot. Yum.