Contact & FAQ

39/40 Dawson St, Dublin 2


(01) 677 4567

General Enquiries

Is there a time limit on bookings?

All dining reservations are allocated 2 hour seating times.

Is food an essential requirement for booking?

Yes, all bookings are for food only.

Does OpenTable take the €10 deposit when I book in straight away?

No, this is only taken in the event of a no show on the day

Can I put more than 10 at my tables?

Yes, please email bookings@cafeenseine.ie

Do you accommodate vegans?


Do you accommodate GF?


What time is last orders?

The last orders in the kitchen are at 9:20pm. The last orders for the bar are subject to change depending on the day of your visit.

How can I cancel my Open Table reservation?

You have up until 72 hours prior to the booking to cancel on Open Table. All cancellation messages must be sent on the direct messaging feature on OpenTable.

What time is the last booking/ food order?


Do you offer a set menu for large groups?

Yes, please fill out our event enquiry form and a member of our reservations team will be in touch. Event Enquiries

If the numbers drop do we get charged a cancellation fee per person?


Can my booking be seated in the street garden?/ Requesting specific seating

We can note your preference at the time of booking but we cannot guarantee a specific area on the night.

Can we be seated next to a separate booking/friends?

We can try to accommodate this but this cannot be guaranteed on the night

Do you offer finger food?

Yes, for all groups of 20 guests minimum.
Please fill out our events enquiry form and one of our reservations agents will be in touch shortly. Event Enquiries

Do we offer bottomless brunches?


What is Cafe En Seine’s dress code?

Smart casual

What is the age policy in Cafe En Seine?

Cafe En Seine are strictly over 23’s after 8pm. The latest booking we can take for anyone who is under 23 is at 6pm. ID required and will be checked on the door. Bookings do not guarantee entry and the right of admission is reserved. (R.O.A.R)

Do Cafe En Seine host cocktail masterclasses?

Yes, Cafe En Seine requires a minimum of 10 people to host a class. A class can be done alone or food packages can be added on if there is availability.Please enquire at bookings@cafeenseine.ie for more details. Available 7 days a week, depending on availability

Is there a service charge on tables?

On all group bookings of 6 or
more, there is a 12.5% service charge applicable

Drinks Bookings

Do we take drinks only bookings?

No, but you are welcome to walk-in on the day for drinks and be seated should there be a suitable table available.

Can we stay back for drinks after?

This cannot be guaranteed but it is possible if there is a suitable table available.

Do I need to book a table for drinks?

No, bookings are for food only

Can we arrive early for a drink?

No, please do not arrive early to your booking as we cannot accommodate such instances.


Can I book my christmas party?

Please fill out our event enquiry form and a member of our reservations team will be in touch.

We are currently taking private hire bookings of 50+ guests minimum. Event Enquiries