L'Ecrivain Restaurant

109A Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2, Co. Dublin
Tel: +353 1-6611919 Fax: +353 1-6610617 Email: enquiries@lecrivain.com Website: www.lecrivain.com

L'Ecrivain Restaurant, 109a Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2, in the heart of Georgian Dublin. This modern, contemporary restaurant is run by Chef, Derry Clarke and his wife, Sallyanne, has been established since July 1989.


This award-winning restaurant has built itself a reputation for innovative cooking Irish/French style using the very best of Irish produce from small indigenous producers all in season. It is also well known for its fish, which is caught all over Ireland on the same day as used. Derry Clarke is renowned for his culinary expertise, and together with his team of chefs, Sallyanne and the front of house team, L'Ecrivain is an experience not to be missed.

Derry has two cookbooks ‘Not Just A Cookbook’ & ‘Keeping it Simple’ which are a must have for any kitchen.

L’Ecrivains extensive wine list features new and old world wines from New Zealand, Bordeaux, Austria, Loire Valley, Burgundy, Chile and South Africa. A good selection is available by the glass or half bottle.

l’Ecrivain also has three private dining rooms, the Malt room on the ground floor seats 12 people; the Salon Privè seats 18 people and has a terrace garden which is wonderful for dining on a summer's evening in Dublin; and finally The Kitchen which seats up to 24 people and can be reserved for special live kitchen events and private dining.

l’Ecrivain also do weddings, private parties & corporate events

Outside events also catered for. Please enquire with us directly.

Please visit our website www.lecrivain.com for up to date menus, news, etc.

Proprietors: Derry & Sallyanne Clarke

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