Chapter One Restaurant

18-19 Parnell Square, Dublin 1, Co. Dublin
Tel: +353 1-8732266 Fax: +353 1-8732330 Email: Website: WWW.CHAPTERONERESTAURANT.COM

Chapter One Restaurant is located in Dublin city centre on the north side of Parnell Square. As a former home of John Jameson, it retains authentic granite walls and sash windows and has been carefully and stylishly renovated to create a wonderfully sumptuous and comfortable restaurant.

It is one of Dublin's leading restaurants having won numerous awards for both food and service. The front of house team are warm and friendly while retaining a high level of efficiency and professionalism.

The food at Chapter One is a delicate blend of old style with innovative twists. The emphasis is on organic and seasonal ingredients to produce the best possible dining experience for the customer.

It is Dublin's premier pre-theatre dining venue. Ross Lewis Chapter One's proprietor, has continued to strive for excellence and this effort is manifest throughout the restaurant. A rare treat awaits you.

Opening Hours:

Lunch: now Fridays only, 12.30-2pm (last orders 2pm) 

Lunch - three courses for €42, two for €35

Tasting lunch menu: €60

Chef's Table lunch: €60

Pre-Theatre:  Tuesday to Saturday, 5pm to 7.30 (opening half an hour earlier than before). 

This sitting now includes a new Premium, four-course pre-theatre menu for €55.  

Three-course pre-theatre €42 

Dinner:  Tues to Saturday from 7.30 (last orders 10.30)

Four-course dinner €75

Tasting dinner menu:  €100

Chef's Table dinner: €110 

Vegan and vegetarian tasting menus also available.


Ross Lewis 


  • Centre of Dublin 
  • Parnell Square is at the top of O'Connell Street.

Photography Credit: Barbara Corsico

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