Saturday December 14, 2019

Barrage of blandness results in Social embarrassment

Shelbourne Social, Dylan McGrath's Ballsbridge outlet, which has had millions spent on it and opened in a blaze of publicity, was a crushing disappointment.

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

6th January, 2019
Shelbourne Social: a surprisingly poor showing from Dylan McGrath PIc: Fergal Phillips

Shelbourne Road, Dublin 4

Chef: Dylan McGrath

On a windy night in one of Dublin’s most talked-about new restaurants, a small army of staff are bringing main courses to the corner table where I’m sitting with my dinner guest.

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