Rathmines Italian restaurant Manifesto closes after two decades in business

The owner said on Facebook he had tried for ‘a very long time’ to keep the restaurant open, but the time had come to shutter the business

Lucio Paduano, owner of Manifesto, thanked staff, customers and the Rathmines community for their support. Picture: Manifesto

Italian restaurant Manifesto, based in Rathmines, Dublin, has closed its doors after two decades in business, its owner has announced on Facebook.

Lucio Paduano, the restaurant’s owner, thanked his customers, staff and the local community in a statement on the social media platform.

“We would like to thank all of our customers, neighbours and the Rathmines community for all your support.

“We tried for a very long time to keep Manifesto open, to all our ...