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  • Restaurant Review - allta

    Restaurant Review - allta

    29 January 2020

    With a tasting menu and some 100 wines, the new allta wine bar seemed an exciting prospect, says Lucinda O'Sullivan, but with no bottled water, sparse dishes and overly familiar staff, she was less than impressed.

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  • Restaurant Review - Volpe Nera

    Restaurant Review - Volpe Nera

    22 January 2020

    With all the city premises being grabbed up by big groups, entrepreneurial restaurateurs have headed for the suburbs, says Lucinda O'Sullivan, who enjoyed a fantastic meal at a new restaurant in Blackrock, Co Dublin.

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  • Restaurant Review - The Lake Room

    Restaurant Review - The Lake Room

    15 January 2020

    Having only recently enjoyed a delicious meal at the Aghadoe Heights Hotel in Killarney, news of the imminent arrival of an exciting new chef to the hotel saw Lucinda O'Sullivan back on the motorway a couple of weeks later.

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  • Our Latest Great Place To Stay & Eat - The Shelbourne

    Our Latest Great Place To Stay & Eat - The Shelbourne

    09 January 2020

    Arguably Ireland’s most famous hotel, The fabulous five star Shelbourne is regarded as a national treasure and very much part of the fabric of Dublin social life.

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  • Lucinda's Lookback 2019

    Lucinda's Lookback 2019

    08 January 2020

    The best and the worst of 2019, with new Michelin stars and Michelin strippings, and plenty of gourmet gossip, including the very surprising closure of one fashionable Dublin restaurant.

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