51 Elmwood Ave., Ranelagh, D6
Tel: 01 497 9163

About Brioche

Modern Irish Cuisine


elcome to the website of Brioche, a modern Irish tasting plate restaurant located in the centre of Ranelagh, which is just south of Dublin city centre on the Green LUAS line. On this site you can find out more about Brioche including our philosophy to our cuisine, read reviews of Brioche, discover our menus, make a reservation enquiry and find our map location. Details of our opening times can be found at the end of the page and we give you news of our up coming events and any special offers we have via our Brioche Blog. Also you can purchase gift vouchers on line through our dedicated shop as presents for family and friends.

Modern Irish Tasting Menus



rioche’s modern Irish tasting menus offer a degustation experience for discerning diners in Ranelagh. The menus showcase the very best of Irish produce using classic French techniques. Dishes are beautifully presented and carefully crafted with a focus on seasonality and flavour. Gavin has travelled across Ireland seeking only the very best in-season produce to ensure flavour is always at a maximum.

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Gavin McDonagh



hef/Patron Gavin McDonagh has an impressive career path including stints with Michelin Starred restaurants L’Ecrivan and Patrick Guilbaud here in Ireland; he is well travelled too having worked in France, Germany & The UK. His passion for fine French cuisine reveals itself in the care and attention to detail that each dish shows.

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Group Dining Dublin



rioche’s Tasting menus are available for group dining. The restaurant’s popularity as a destination for gastronaughts seeking to explore the modern Irish tasting plate menu has drawn requests from corporate organisations and others looking for up scale client entertainment that offers something a little different.

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Gavin McDonagh & Brioche

Chef Gavin McDonagh discusses his philosophy behind Brioche.

Taste of Dublin 2015

Gavin returns to Taste of Dublin with Brioche for 2015! Taste of Dublin returns to the Iveagh Gardens in Dublin city centre from June 11th to the 14th 2015. Once again Gavin McDonagh has been invited to bring the Brioche experience along to the event and he is also one of the featured chefs this year.

Liz Quin New Season Fashion Pop-Up shop

If you're around in Ranelagh on Monday evening 13th April, pop in to Brioche to see Liz Quin who is bringing here Spring Summer 2015 range to show you all. The pop-up shop is open from 6pm to 9pm with some canapés and cocktails for early arrivals.

Brioche Gift Vouchers

Visit our on line shop to view our special offer vouchers and gift vouchers which make ideal presents for friends, family and colleagues.

Gift Vouchers

Food Critics' Reviews

Reviews of Brioche from some of Ireland's most respected food writers and restaurant critics.