Basket

Your shopping cart is empty.

Phoenix Cafe

All the best places to eat, shop and stay in Ireland. A local guide to local places.

Helen Cunningham’s cooking, in her award-winning Phoenix Café, in the Phoenix Park, has all the grace notes of a naturally talented and truly confident cook. Ms Cunningham offers visitors to this splendid oasis food that is bright with colours, flavours, textures, bright with life, bright with creative culinary imagination. Working with the produce from the gardens just outside her doors, she is a cook who can unlock the essence of the ingredients she uses: she’s an alchemist of flavours, and even the simplest things shine brightly: her scones, for example, are legendary, and we would walk to the Park just to eat her powerfully delicious breakfast blaa. Time and again, attempting to describe what she accomplishes with her cooking, we return to the adjective ‘vivid’. But it’s not just the food that is vivid in the Phoenix Café: every detail of this beautiful place offers a vivid experience, a magic moment, thanks to this special cook’s sublime culinary creativity.

Geolocation
Helen Cunningham
Phoenix Cafe, Visitors Centre, Ashtown Castle, Phoenix Park, Dublin 8
+ 353 1 6798211

More from the wonderful County Dublin

Drury Street, Dublin 2
Dawson Street, Dublin 2
120 Ranelagh, Dublin 6, D06 VF76
41 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin, D2
62 Pleasant's Place, Dublin 8
126 Leeson Street Upper, Dublin D4

Thank you for sharing

Megabites Sign Up Here!

Sign up for our Megabites Newsletter, a blog which brings you all the latest contemporary news of the best food and food people in Ireland, including all that’s new on the Wild Atlantic Way.