The Winding Stair

Top 1% of restaurants in Dublin
8 / 10

8 expert reviews

“Part bookstore, part restaurant, the Winding Stair is the perfect hideaway for a rainy day.”

– Condé Nast Traveler

Fodor's Fodor's
"Hearty portions of upmarket traditional Irish food best describes the terrific menu, which is greatly helped by locally sourced ingredients." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Maguire uses native produce in dishes like fried Clonakilty black pudding and a tart made with local parsnips, shallots, and Gubbeen cheese." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"The menu is changed very regularly, if not daily, and might include starters such as own-made organic chicken and leek terrine with tomato chutney." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"This long-beloved bookstore cafe was reworked a couple of years ago into a sleek, gorgeous restaurant with wood floors, big windows, and stunning river views." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"The best meal I had in all of Ireland was at the Winding Stair in Dublin." Full review
Ask for pairings from the knowledgeable staff.
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