Romantic Restaurants In Dublin

Home to some of the most gorgeous restaurants in the country, you'd better believe our city's dining scene knows a thing or two about love. Treat that special someone to dinner and drinks at one of these stunning places, which promise to serve you up everything authentic Italian cuisine to pan-Asian delicacies. Check out our guide to romantic restaurants in Dublin and sweep that special someone off their feet.


Located in the heart of Portobello, this Indian-inspired restaurant combines local Irish produce with authentic Asian flavours. Woo your special someone with a fiery curry, a few side plates and tasty chai in a slinky atmosphere that's ideal for a first date or anniversary celebration.


Adding a dash of New York chic, Balfes is one of the most romantic restaurants in Dublin city centre. The brasserie offers brunch dishes and charming cocktails on their pretty patio space. Expect to find everything from eggs Florentine to dinnertime seafood and steak skillets.


A popular spot whether you're stopping in for lunch or celebrating an engagement, Opium always makes an impression when it comes to fancy restaurants in Dublin. With dishes such as steam stone bass and suckling pork, this venue backs everything up with stylish interiors.


Angelina's is a canalside joint with plenty of character, flavour and Italian-inspired charm. Tuck into a menu that includes everything from maple glazed pork belly with brunch, to creamed leek gnocchi and sumptuous sausage pizzas for dinner. One of the best restaurants with a view in Dublin? Yup.

Pink Restaurant

With an entirely pink restaurant space in sleek interiors, this is a superb place to take your sweetheart. Filled with magenta-coloured menu items and blush cocktails, this themed venue is for you if your date loves a good Instagrammable moment.

Il Vicoletto

This long standing restaurant in the heart of Temple Bar is famed for putting together some of the best Italian food and wine in the city. Get a real sense of amore by chomping on stuffed pasta and spaghetti, veal escalope and lemon chicken with plenty of handpicked bottles to pair.