Sunday January 26, 2020

Restaurant review: Allta is all too much of a good thing


Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

8th December, 2019
Allta on South Frederick Street, Dublin 2: various rich flavours crowd each other out. Picture: Fergal Phillips

In the same way that you’ll always bump into an ex when you look like you‘ve been dragged through a hedge backwards, so too will you be surrounded by beautiful people when you rock up to a restaurant with dirty hair and a stain on your top.

I arrived at Allta, the much-talked-about new wine bar on South Frederick Street in Dublin city centre, in a state of some frazzlement after...

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