Guinea Pig -The Fish Restaurant
Winner of Tripadvisor “Award of Excellence” 2014
17, Railway Road, Dalkey, Co. Dublin
Tel: (01) 285 9055
Just 40 paces from Dalkey Dart Station

We are open 7 nights a week, from 5,30pm
no limit on time for the Early Bird :- Sunday through Thursday

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for details

Early Bird Menu

A la Carte Menu

Vegetarian Menu

   ( Special Offer )
56 Year Special Celebration Menu
4 course dinner and coffee incl. Full bottle of wine from a choice of 4 wines
€90 per couple,

A Birthday Treat for You.
dine and wine
for free

see below

Guinea Pig restaurant, with Mervyn Stewart (chef de Cuisine)
We are open :-    7 nights  from 5.30pm

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Virtual Tour

Slide Show

Internal Images
 • Cuallan Room

 • Vico Room

 • Kilbegnet Room

Restaurant    History

Morrison Painting

 1979 Image

 Map and Directions

Google Street map

 General Links

Tripadvisor   Certificate  of  excellence

We also have a large selection of Gluten Free Food upon request

A Birthday Treat for You
Celebrate your Birthday with us, in the Guinea Pig,
with our Celebration Menu
and you will Dine & Wine for FREE

  Subject to availability Minimum 4 - persons per table
  Booking essential Tel : 285 9055
One Birthday per table
Offer applies to our Celebration Menu only

New :-  Early Bird Menu price from :-   €20

main course includes vegetables, potatoes, and coffee.

Dishes on the Menu
please click each image to enlarge

We are celebrating 56 years in business with our :-

Celebration Menu

4 course dinner and coffee incl. full bottle of wine from a choice of 4 wines
@ €90 per couple.

available all evening.

A la carte menu all evening.
No gimmicks just good food and great service
in a relaxed atmosphere

Celiac / Coeliac / Gluten Intolerance
Our Trained staff will guide you from your bread, to your desert, ensuring a Gluten-Free evening.
Please inform our staff of your needs.

Food Allergens Regulation ( EU ) # 1169 / 2011
We have a full list of all allergens contained in our food
Please ask for details.
Our trained staff will advise, if anyone is concerned.

For the perfect gift : Give a Guinea Pig Restaurant Gift Voucher    ph : 285 9055
Daily Specials
We are delighted to offer a selection of Special Dishes on all our menus      7 - nights a week
for your added enjoyment

Since 1957 The Guinea Pig Restaurant has attracted stars from the stage, screen, & television, including Hollywood movie stars. What attracts them is the timeless atmosphere and consistent good food prepared by :- Mervyn Stewart (chef de Cuisine) and his staff and equally courteous service supervised by his wife Florence.

Manageress:- Eimile Stewart, Manager:- Kevin O’Gorman
The emphasis has always been on fresh fish, crab and lobster caught locally, fish from Atlantic,

We source all our meat, chicken & duck from Irish farms.

Mervyn & the Queen of England
by Lucinda O'Sullivan,   
Originally published in the Sunday Independent, May 2011
more details

Pictures of Mervyn when he was the King of Dalkey

King Mervyn History

The Guinea Pig is celebrating 56 years in business and 36 years under the ownership of the Stewart Family

Mervyn Stewart (Chef de Cuisine) & Florence Stewart.

Manageress Eimile Stewart
Manager Kevin O’Gorman


Prices are correct at time of publication but subject to change at short notice
It is our policy to pass on gratuities & service charge to our staff
In the interests of other diners, please switch off your mobile phone

Please give us a reasonable amount of notice if you need to order a taxi


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