Plate-licking good at Leeson Street’s stylish new arrival

Tasty grazing in Dublin 2 as Gillian Nelis reviews Le Perroquet

Le Perroquet on Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 4: delicious food and good value Pic: Fergal Phillips

Le Perroquet,

133 Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 4


Chef: Chris Fullam

Of all the manky, ill-advised concoctions I drank in my younger years, Pernod and black had to be the worst. For those of you unfamiliar with this particular libation, it was a yucky mix of pastis and blackcurrant cordial which was typically drunk when you were going ‘out out’.

In those distant days, when gin menus were still a twinkle ...