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Cliff Townhouse, a St Stephen’s Green luxury boutique hotel, is regarded as one of the best private event venues in Dublin for stylish city centre occasions, from product launches to cocktail parties, business lunches or all-day boardroom meetings. Both our main restaurant and upper floor private dining room attract high profile but discreet gatherings, including exclusive use for weddings.

The space is noted for its flexibility, and includes complimentary Wi-Fi as standard. It can seat up to 44 people for a sit-down meal on individual round tables, or 16 at one table. Up to 60 can be accommodated for a standing reception, and up to 120 if the space is opened up to include the adjacent Aviator bar. For our full capacities, please see below.

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UPSTAIRS: PRIVATE DINING ROOM

Our first floor private dining room at Cliff Townhouse is among the most elegant in Dublin, occupying a high-ceilinged Georgian drawing room with three, floor-to-ceiling double windows across the façade. These open up onto an attractive ironwork balcony affording views across pretty St Stephen’s Green.

The rooms original cornicing remains in place along with elegant ceiling plasterwork and a large marble fireplace topped with an outsized gilt-framed mirror. Gilt wall sconces afford quiet, atmospheric lighting that together with the chandelier, sets a different mood to a daytime event when the large windows flood the room in bright sunshine.

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MEETING CAPACITIES (8M X 6M)

Theatre style: 55
Classroom: 30
Boardroom: 20

Cabaret: 22
Dinner: Up to 44
Drinks Reception: 60 (120 if opened up to include bar)

Event Space Hire Cost: We work with you to create a bespoke experience and offer a personalised costing to suit your needs. Please note there is a discretionary 10% service charge added to all bills.

24-hour and 8-hour delegate rates are available along with individual budgets.

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DOWNSTAIRS: RESTAURANT PRIVATE DINING

Our main restaurant at Cliff Townhouse has two principle spaces that lend themselves well to private events.

These include a raised, oval-shaped booth to the rear of the restaurant, seating seven, and a front-of-house space near the fireplace and windows that can take a table seating up to 12. Both areas are well suited to those celebrating anniversaries, birthdays, engagements, an intimate business lunch or dinner, your event instilled with the convivial buzz of other diners.

Note that the restaurant can also be taken over on an exclusive basis, in which case it can seat up to 100. This is a popular option for Dublin weddings. Should your numbers be higher, our sister property Cliff at Lyons welcomes events of up to 214 people.

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CELEBRATE WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS OVERLOOKING ST STEPHEN’S GREEN

Host your own Roast at Cliff Townhouse

A brilliant option for a mellow and relaxed family celebration or special occasion. Designed for groups of between 10 and 25 guests, Host your own Roast at Cliff Townhouse allows your group of friends or family to meet, relax and spend a Sunday afternoon together enjoying great company and great food all in the privacy of our Private Dining Room.

Costs from €45.00 per adult and €25.00 per child

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Private dining menus

Our luxury Dublin private dining experience has as much to do with the food as it is with the our elegant St Stephen’s Green private dining room, with menus overseen by Cliff Townhouse Head Chef, Sean Smith.

Menus are samples only and are subject to change according to seasonality.

Starters

Ardsallagh Goat’s Cheese, Tart, Caramelised Onion, Truffle Dressing

Baby Squid, Chorizo & Feta, Mussels, Parsley Sauce

Smoked Salmon, Beetroot, Horseradish, Lemon

Main Courses

Rib Eye, Seared, Sautéed Potato, Wilted Spinach, Red Wine Sauce

Fillet of Cod, Artichokes, Barigoule, Herb Salad

Organic Sea Trout, Peas a la Francais

Desserts

Rhubarb Jelly, Vanilla Ice Cream, Cider Sabayon, Caramelised Pastry Stick

Traditional Crème Brulée, Shortbread Biscuit

3 Artisan Irish Cheeses, Oat Biscuit Crackers, Chutney, Herb Salad

Starters

West Cork Scallops, Chicken Wings, Cauliflower, Raisins

Dressed Irish Crab, Cucumber, Lettuce, Mayonnaise

McGrath’s Spiced Beef, Rocket, Cheddar, Hazelnuts

 

Main Courses

Fillet Steak, Dauphinoise Potato, Wilted Spinach, Red Wine Sauce

Atlantic Halibut, Tiger Prawn & Bacon Colcannon, Lemon Dressing

Kilkeel Monkfish, Ham, Fennel, Peas, Broad Beans

Desserts

Warm Chocolate Fondant, Mousse, Brandy Snap, Coffee Ice Cream

Lemon Tart, Crème Fraiche, Raspberry Sorbet

5 Artisan Irish Cheeses, Oatmeal Crackers, Mustard & Pear Chutney

Starters

West Cork Scallops, Chicken Wings, Cauliflower, Raisins

Dressed Irish Crab, Cucumber, Lettuce, Mayonnaise

McGrath’s Spiced Beef, Rocket, Cheddar, Hazelnuts

Main Courses

Fillet Steak, Dauphinoise Potato, Wilted Spinach, Red Wine Sauce

Atlantic Halibut, Tiger Prawn & Bacon Colcannon, Lemon Dressing

Kilkeel Monkfish, Ham, Fennel, Peas, Broad Beans

Sorbet (Chef Selection)

Desserts

Warm Chocolate Fondant, Mousse, Brandy Snap, Coffee Ice Cream

Lemon Tart, Crème Fraiche, Raspberry Sorbet

5 Artisan Irish Cheeses, Oatmeal Crackers, Mustard & Pear Chutney

Grilled Tiger Prawn, Garlic

Vegetables Spring Rolls

Salmon Dill and Puff Pastry

Pork Hoy, Sin Sauce

Goat Cheese en Croute, Olive Tapenade

Tomato, Mozzarella, Basil Oil

Grilled Tiger Prawn, Garlic

Vegetables Spring Rolls

Salmon Dill and Puff Past

Pork Hoy, Sin Sauce

Scampi, Chips and Lemon Mayonnaise

Goat Cheese en Croute, Olive Tapenade

Tomato, Mozzarella, Basil Oil

Mini Burger and Chips

McGrath’s Spiced Beef, Rocket, Cheddar

French Onion SoupGruyere Cheese,

Pressed Chicken Terrine, Black Pudding, pear Chutney

Seafood Cocktail, Lettuce, Marie Rose Sauce

The full selection of starters are served on sharing platters on centre of table

Whole Roast Chicken, Sautéed Mushrooms, Madeira & Tarragon Sauce

Roast Rib of Beef, Yorkshire Pudding, Onion Sauce

Whole Roast Turbot, New Potatoes, Anchovies, Butter

Slow Roast Pork Shoulder, Caramelized Apple, Apple Sauce

1 main course choice per 10 persons

Apple & Blackberry Crumble,

Sticky Toffee Pudding, Butterscotch Sauce

Lemon Tart, Crème Fraiche,

Blood Orange Jelly, Custard, Chocolate Mousse, Confit Lime

Dessert served whole to sideboard with tea/coffee for guests to help themselves. 1 dessert choice per 10 people

Sample menu and subject to change according to seasonality

CHRISTMAS PARTIES AND FESTIVE GATHERINGS

It is never too early to plan your 2017 Christmas Party…

Great food and great fun go hand in hand at Cliff Townhouse, St Stephen’s Green, making it the perfect venue for a special festive gathering with colleagues, friends or family this December.

Our first floor private dining room at Cliff Townhouse is among the most elegant in Dublin. It can seat up to 44 people for a sit-down meal on individual round tables, or 20 at one table. Up to 60 can be accommodated for a standing reception, and up to 120 if the space is opened up to include the adjacent bar area. Should your number be greater than 120 people, our sister property Cliff at Lyons can accommodate events up to 214 people.

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