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Monkstown, Co. Dublin

Monkstown showing to the left Monkstown Church, Dublin and St. Patricks Church to the right

Monkstown , historically known as Carrickbrennan , is an area in south Dublin, located in Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County, Ireland. It is on the coast, between Blackrock and Dún Laoghaire. The DART stations of Seapoint and Salthill and Monkstown serve the area.

The lands of the Carrickbrennan estate form the greater part of the civil parish of Monkstown.

Monkstown is part of the Dáil Éireann constituency of Dún Laoghaire.
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On this page you can see a map of Monkstown, see what's on in Monkstown, find out how to get to Monkstown, find things to see and do in Monkstown, visit local websites for Monkstown, find Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Monkstown, browse restaurants in Monkstown.

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Rail to Monkstown

Monkstown, Co. Dublin is served by Salthill And Monkstown.

Bus to Monkstown

  • Dublin Bus's Nitelink services provide the following late-night bus services to Monkstown:
    • 7N:
      • Woodbrook
    • 84N:
      • Superquinn Charlesland Greystones
  • Dublin Bus provide an extensive local bus service to Dublin City and its suburbs and surrounds. The following Dublin Bus routes serve Monkstown:
    • 46E:
      • DART Station - Gardiner Place
    • 4:
      • Bus Garage - Richmond Grove
      • Richmond Grove - Bus Garage
    • 63:
      • Ballycorus Rd - De Vesci Terrace
      • De Vesci Terrace - Ballycorus Rd
    • 7:
      • Gardiner Place - Loughlinstown Wood
      • Loughlinstown Wood - Gardiner Place
    • 84:
      • Frascati Road - Sea Road
      • Sea Road - Frascati Road
    • 84A:
      • Railway Station - RDS
      • RDS - Railway Station
    • 8:
      • Church Road - Gardiner Place
      • Gardiner Place - Church Road
  • Aircoach operate bus services to Dublin Airport via Monkstown:
    • 703:
      • Dublin Airport
      • Killiney

Things to See and Do in Monkstown

Lambert Puppet Theatre and Museum

5 Clifden Lane, Monkstown, Co. Dublin, Ireland
Founded by master ventriloquist Eugene Lambert, this 300-seat suburban theatre presents puppet shows designed to delight audiences who are both young abd young at hearth. During the interval, you can also browse in the on-premises puppet museum. How t

Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs) in Monkstown

Magnificent Monkstown Magnificent Monkstown

Monkstown 9 Laurel Bank, Lanesville, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
Offering a sun terrace and views of the mountain, Magnificent Monkstown is located in Dun Laoghaire in the Dublin County Region, 2 km from Sunday Market in People's Park. Magnificent Monkstown features free WiFi . James Joyce Museum is 2.

Restaurants in Monkstown

8A Brasserie 8A Brasserie

8A The Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
One of the finest restaurants in the quirky suburb of Monkstown, South Dublin, and serving delicious contemporary European food, particularly specializing in French cuisine.

Amerta Chinese Restaurant Amerta Chinese Restaurant

Clifton Avenue, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Amerta Chinese Restaurant in Monkstown prides itself on traditional Chinese dishes while still recognising the need to be modern, incorporating Cantonese, Thai and Singaporean dishes on their extensive menu.Amerta has been leading the way when it com

Cafe du Journal Cafe du Journal

17a Monkstown Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Café Du Journal is a gourmet coffee shop and restaurant located in the heart of Monkstown, South County Dublin. Café du Journal serves all-day breakfast, and lunch 7 days a week from 8am daily.

Cinnamon (Monkstown)

23 The Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Recently opened Cinnamon Monkstown is a comfortable and spacious eatery, coffee house and fully licenced restaurant with a family of warm, genuine and friendly staff. We have an extensive breakfast and lunch menu to offer Monday to Friday. The corona

FXB Monkstown FXB Monkstown

3a The Crescent Monkstown, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Our FX Buckley family butchers have been around Dublin since the times of James Joyce & Ulysses, at our monkstown branch you can eat in both our downstairs gastropub & upstairs in FXB's restaurant. Our pub is open daily from noon with casual

Goggins Inn Goggins Inn

99 Monkstown Road, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
As regular as regular gets, with unpretentious decor and comfortable seating, plenty of craic and weekend gas. Several food emporiums close by, so great for meeting friends for a few late tipples. No fuss fare with welcoming service. Dart station clo

Kanoodle (Monkstown)

99 Monkstown Road, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Kanoodle is dedicated to giving noodles love! We bring healthy, virtually fat free Asian food, nibbles, noodles, soups, stir fries and curries to you simple and fresh, as it should be. Here is what we have: A team with the wealth of experience behind


101 Monkstown Road, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Lobstar is a unique lobster and steak bistro with a sense of casual cool, located in heart of Monkstown.

P McCormack & Sons

67 Mountown Lower, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
This is an excellent pub for a daytime pint and a chat. It serves excellent food which is reasonably priced. Attracts quite a few 'out to be seen people' of an evening but this is nicely balanced by regular drinkers out for a pint and a bite to eat.

Poulet Bonne Femme (Monkstown)

11a The Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Gavin McCarthy and Sara Mitchell set up Ireland's first Rotisserie chicken business in May 2009. All of the chickens sold are Irish, free-range and all of the ingredients used in the secret marinade are of the highest quality. The "French twist

Salt Cafe @ Avoca Salt Cafe @ Avoca

The Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Avoca Monkstown is unusual in that it's our only location that only has food, with a large Food Market and a café, SALT.

Siam Thai (Monkstown)

8A The Crescent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin, Ireland
Welcome to Siam of Monkstown. After opening our doors on Dublin's Southside in 1997, our restaurant has gone on to earn both popular and critical acclaim. Having just undergone a major refurbishment of our premises we are sure you will be very impressed w

That That's Amore - Monkstown

107 Monkstown Road, South Dublin, Monkstown, Co. Dublin

The Purty Kitchen The Purty Kitchen

4 Old Dun Leary Rd, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
The purty Kitchen is located between the small coastal villages of Dun Laoghaire and Monkstown in South Dublin. This unique venue was established in 1728, making it somewhat of an iconic restaurant and gastro pub in Dublin. It is the oldest pub in th

Victoria Asian Cuisine Victoria Asian Cuisine

5A The Cresent, Monkstown, Co. Dublin
Victoria Asian Cuisine is located in the quiet and quaint South Dublin suburb of Monkstown, Co. Dublin, and this group of popular restaurants has steadily become a popular choice with locals and tourists. The quiet seaside village of Monkstown is the

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Pubs & Nightlife

Monkstown Pubs and Nightlife: An essential part of Ireland's social life and a must for every visitor.

Map of Monkstown