Reviews

The Chophouse Review

The Chophouse Review

Often there’s no faster route to total satisfaction than a sudden surge of spontaneity and set out in search of a carnivore’s feast. To satisfy this urge and raise our weather dampened souls last...

Druids Glen Casts a Culinary Spell

Wicklow is classed as “the garden of Ireland” and is so rich in tourist hotspots  like Powerscourt, Glendalough and The Great Sugar Loaf to name but a few. So TheTastse decided to take a...

Samphire food survives rocky storms

We headed out to to Donabate on a seriously stormy night last Friday when most people were wrapped up at home , but we were determined to see what people enjoyed so much about...

An Intimate Evening at Brookwood Dublin

An Intimate Evening at Brookwood Dublin

After a busy Christmas and sick of Turkey and ham, we decided to try out Brookwood on Baggot St. Being a Monday night we weren’t expecting an amazing atmosphere, although you are without doubt...

The French Connection at la mére Zou

These days photos of food on twitter can be a powerful form of advertising helping restaurateurs draw new customers in, after seeing regular updates of tempting dishes from Head Chef David O’Byrne (@Daveyobyrne) we decided...

The Vintage Kitchen: nothing but quality

The Vintage Kitchen: nothing but quality

The Vintage Kitchen is one of Dublin’s smallest restaurants with the biggest punch. It opened up last year, a small operation tucked away on Poolbeg Street, near Trinity College. Within a few short months,...

Eastern Seaboard Bar and Grill

Eastern Seaboard Bar and Grill

Eastern Seaboard Bar and Grill is an exciting restaurant doing great things with Louth ingredients. Are you always hungry when you go out to eat for a review my radio wife, Juliana Adelman, wonders? We’re...

Campagne Expedition Restaurant Review 0

Campagne Expedition Restaurant Review

My suggestion to drive from Dublin to Kilkenny for dinner in Campagne, returning the same night, was met with derision from Jacqui, my first (so far) wife. “What kind of food could possibly justify...

Marcel’s Ballsbridge Restaurant Review 0

Marcel’s Ballsbridge Restaurant Review

Working in the restaurant industry, the same names always pop, when you are deciding to dining out, rightly so because the top restaurants work extremely hard to keep a certain level of standard and...