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Things to do in Monkstown

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“Tesco for grocery, clothes and household/electrical. 10 min walk. Boots and Deals also there. Tescos open til 10pm.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Castle
“Break your journey to or from Dalkey and stop off at this delightfully posh suburban village (Salthill Monkstown DART station) with a fine selection of shops and eateries. Check out 'Avoca' grocery store/deli and its 'Salt' restaurant. Also 'Blue Door' design shop, 'Seagreen' boutique, '8a' brasserie and 'Seapoint' bistro.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Street Address
“It is one of the best restaurants in Monkstown. The menu is wide and varied and caters for all tastes. The staff are so professional and friendly. They also have a lunch menu, and an early bird menu.”
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“The Martello tower at Seapoint was one of a series of towers built around Dublin Bay in 1804-1805 to repel a possible Napoleonic invasion. Great views of Dublin Bay from this point, beside the beach!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
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  • 1 local recommends
Shopping Mall
  • 1 local recommends
Pub
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“ This is the newest addition to the Dun Laoghaire pub scene. A great selection of craft beers. The pub is dedicated tot he enjoyment of beers, there is a TV but it is rarely on and the music is very much background. Poppy (our dog) is a regular as it is dog friendly!”
  • 1 local recommends
Movie Theatre
“As cinema's go, this one is nice. With a good selection of movies, this is the nearest one that I would recommend.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Florist
“Super florist. Joe is so helpful always, and will help you make make the right choice when choosing flowers for any occasion”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Another excellent Italian restaurant, it is situated to the side and over Goggins pub on the Monkstown Road. Food here is excellent all fresh, homemade pasta, Lazana, Carbonaire and Ravelo have be tried, so delish. Great choice of desserts. Staff are very professionally, and go out of their way to make your your experience here will be a memorable one. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
  • 1 local recommends