Festival Feasts

Exclusive audience offers with partner restaurants, bars, cafés and more, all available during the Festival

During a break from enjoying the world’s best films, why not indulge in a festival feast at some of Dublin’s best restaurants, cafes and bars. As you stroll between venues and genres, you’ll find lots of ADIFF special deals to enjoy all over the city.

Use your ticket stub or Film Pass (available to collect from box office) to receive special deals in the following places: 

Aperitivo // 6 Parliament St, Dublin 2

Aperitivo // 6 Parliament St, Dublin 2

Festival offer: 10% discount​
Nearest venues: Irish Film Cinema, Savoy Cinema

Everything at Aperitivo is homemade, we specialise in Italian Pizza, with a huge selection of Vegan and Veggie options, we also do Homemade Cakes, Vegan Cakes, Sandwiches,Craft Beers, Wine, Coffee and Salads.

Avenue by Nick Munier // 1 Crow St, Dublin 2

Avenue by Nick Munier // 1 Crow St, Dublin 2

Festival offer: A special ADIFF menu and ADIFF Espresso Martini at discounted rate
Nearest venues: Irish Film Institute, Savoy Cinema, Cineworld

Avenue by Nick Munier, located just off Dame’s Street in the arty enclave of Crow Street, is Masterchef Ireland Nick Munier’s new Upmarket French Bistro, bar & venue.

Nick and his hearty “Avenue crew” are flying the flag for the independent, stand-alone restaurant in our nation’s capital.

The central focus is on showcasing seasonal, fresh ingredients from award winning suppliers, Harty’s Oysters, Keelings to name but a few.

With an emphasis on high quality service which has seen Avenue by Nick Munier awarded “Outstanding Customer Service” at the Irish Bloggers Association Awards 2016, Nick & his dynamic young team look forward to welcoming you to enjoy a warm, dining experience with them.

Recommended by the Michelin Guide

Beef & Lobster // 39-40 Parliament St, Dublin 2

Beef & Lobster // 39-40 Parliament St, Dublin 2

Festival offer: A sparkling cocktail for any diner who mentions ADIFF Festival Feasts
Nearest venues: Irish Film Institute, Light House Cinema

It’s all in the name…they do two things, Beef or Lobster, but they do them right! It’s about the best Irish Beef and the best Irish Lobsters with great Beer, wine and cocktails surrounded by good people and good energy. All this nailed by the best chefs, with a price tag that delivers real value for your hard earned cash. What’s not to like!

Brooks Hotel // 62 Drury Street, Dublin 2

Brooks Hotel // 62 Drury Street, Dublin 2

Festival offer: 10% discount and a special themed ADIFF burger
Nearest venues: Irish Film Institute

The "ADIFFerent Take" Burger

Our homemade Beef burger is topped with Cashel Blue Cheese & Mushroom, with Tomato, Pickle, Onion and is served with a portion of Home cut Fries and Ballymaloe Relish. It served with a choice of three Craft Beers:

Independent Connemara Gold Ale
Independent Stout
Foxes Rock Irish Pale Ale

Camerino // 158 Capel St, Dublin 1

Camerino // 158 Capel St, Dublin 1

Festival offer: €5 coffee and brownie deal​
Nearest venues: Light House Cinema, Irish Film Institute, Cineworld, Savoy Cinema

A local bakery, cakery, and coffee shop where everything is freshly baked using the best ingredients and lovin’ from the oven.

Camerino serves the highest quality cakes, cookies and squares, excellent coffee by Roasted Brown, leaf tea by Clement & Pekoe, and a simple daily changing menu including a list of sandwiches on bread baked fresh in-house, salads and soups. 

Charlotte Quay // Charlotte Quay Dock, Dublin 4

Charlotte Quay // Charlotte Quay Dock, Dublin 4

Festival offer: 10% discount (includes pre-theatre menu)​
Nearest venues: Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Charlotte Quay's dining room serves Mediterranean food with subtle hints of the East, using the finest Irish produce. Marc and Conor Bereen from Coppinger Row bring their welcoming and relaxing atmosphere to an enviable location on the Grand Canal Dock waterfront. Along with a stylish bar next door with signature cocktails, bold wine, brews and snacks, it is the perfect destination for any occasion.

View the Early Bird menu here.

Cleaver East // 6 East Essex St, Dublin 2

Cleaver East // 6 East Essex St, Dublin 2

Festival offer: A sparkling cocktail for any diner who mentions ADIFF Festival Feasts
Nearest Venues: Irish Film Institute

Cleaver East by Oliver Dunne and Cleaver East Suites is situated in the popular Temple Bar Area. The menus feature the very best in Irish and European cuisine with an emphasis on high quality and locally sourced ingredients. Open seven days a week, Cleaver East offers great, friendly service, classic cocktails, affordable wines along with Irish and international craft beers; creating a fantastic dining experience in the city centre. 

Fallon & Byrne // 11-17 Exchequer St, Dublin 2

Fallon & Byrne // 11-17 Exchequer St, Dublin 2

Festival offer: 10% discount off your bill and a glass of Prosecco on arrival when you dine in the first-floor restaurant
Nearest venues: Irish Film Institute

The restaurant was always intended to be a treat, and it is. Just a not wildly expensive one. The season’s good stuff from land and sea, cooked with gentle respect for excellent ingredients, served by cheerful sorts in a beautiful space. 

Generator Hostel // Smithfield Square, Dublin 7

Generator Hostel // Smithfield Square, Dublin 7

Festival offer: 10% discount on food and drinks (excludes special drinks) and a themed cocktail
Nearest venues: Light House Cinema, Cineworld

Generator Dublin is more than a Hostel. Located on Smithfield Square with design led social spaces, café & bar , The Generator is also host to some of the best events in the city from unplugged acoustic sessions to some of the cities biggest parties. All ADIFF ticket holders can avail of our 10% discount on Food & Beverage over the festival. Try our movie themed cocktails specially created for ADIFF or use it to try one of our infamous award winning burgers the choice is yours.

L. Mulligan. Grocer // 18 Stoneybatter, Dublin 7

L. Mulligan. Grocer // 18 Stoneybatter, Dublin 7

Festival offers: A special ADIFF themed menu 
Nearest venues: Light House Cinema

Throughout the festival, each evening L. Mulligan. Grocer is offering a three course menu celebrating the films of ADIFF. Each course is inspired by one of the festival’s features. 

Starters include My life as a Courgette, a dish celebrating the mighty cucurbit with marrow & coriander fritters served with piccalilli, or Spring Jam: a dish of the first vivid pink shoots of forced rhubarb cooked down into a jam served alongside wedges of ‘Sir’ Jack McCarthy’s black pudding. 

For the main course, we pay tribute to Louis & Luca - The Big Cheese Race with a smoked mac & cheese made with three farmhouse Irish cheeses and topped with either cheesy free range chicken or crispy miso marinated tofu. For those who favour a meatier option our Hey Deer! burger pairs Ballinwillin Farm venison with a house made beetroot bun.

Desserts take inspiration from the movies Cloudberry and Snowtime! comprising a Swedish inspired pavlova crowned by winter berries and a trio of white chocolate and iced lemon bon bons.

SLICE // 56 Manor Place, Dublin 7

SLICE // 56 Manor Place, Dublin 7

Festival offers: €10 breakfast & coffee deal | lunch & coffee deal
Nearest venues: Light House Cinema

SLICE is a sister of The Cake Café which is based in Stoneybatter, Dublin 7 serving up tasty lunches, dinner, craft beers, wine and of course lots of cake. We source all of our ingredients from small suppliers and cook up a simple, well constructed menu with the best Irish ingredients available to us.

The Liquor Rooms // 5 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2

The Liquor Rooms // 5 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2

Festival offers: €​8 themed ADIFF cocktail
Nearest venues: Irish Film Institute, Savoy Cinema, Light House Cinema, Cineworld

The Liquor Rooms is first and foremost a cutting edge cocktail bar, lead by Fergus O’Leary and his team of creative liquor craftsmen. We are proud to be the first Republic of Ireland bar ever to be nominated in the Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards™, and are multiple award-winners at the Irish Craft Cocktail Awards. We aim to please all your senses with gastronomic thrills, liquors to make your tastebuds sing and unexpected happenings to challenge your mind and delight your dancing shoes. Leave your inhibitions on the Quays and step down into one of our four rooms for an exciting and fun-filled evening in the most chic of vintage surrounds.

The Morrison Grill // Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1

The Morrison Grill // Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1

Festival offers: 10% discount
Nearest venues: Cineworld, Savoy Cinema, Irish Film Institute

The Award winning Morrison Grill, is one of the best in Dublin City restaurants and diners can feel relaxed and spoilt in bright, comfortable surroundings overlooking the river Liffey.  

The restaurant is home to one of the first Josper Grills in Ireland, which is a combined charcoal grill and oven that can reach temperatures of 500C. These ensures that our steaks and other meats are cooked perfectly.  

The Woollen Mills // 42 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1

The Woollen Mills // 42 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1

Festival offers: 10% discount on foods, includes group set menus (excludes Early Bird menu) and a complimentary cocktail for any diner who mention ADIFF Festival Feasts when booking. 
Nearest venues: Savoy Cinema, Irish Film Institute, Cineworld

The Woollen Mills has been one of the most iconic buildings and businesses in Dublin for the last one hundred years. It's a perfect place to grab a serious coffee and bun, a plate of Irish ham and chips or sit with seven courses of anchovies, crab, herrings, pork and beef rib, overlooking the Ha'penny Bridge and the River Liffey with a fine bottle of red. Or a craft beer!

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