Dublin, County Dublin


Located right in the centre of Dublin at the top of Dublin’s main shopping street – Grafton Street – and overlooking beautiful St Stephen’s Green, Thornton’s Restaurant occupies the 1st Floor of the 5 Star Fitzwilliam Hotel.  A wonderful welcome awaits you in this superb Michelin starred restaurant that has won every major accolade since opening including being listed as Number 25 in the top 50 Restaurants of the World.  Kevin Thornton is widely regarded as Ireland’s best chef and together with his partner Muriel and the team they look forward to welcoming you.


The St Stephen’s Green Luas stop is directly opposite the Fitzwilliam Hotel where Thornton’s is located.


Kevin Thornton is the great philosopher of Irish food. His passion, understanding and drive to bring excellence to the plate has made him Ireland’s highest achieving chef. He was the first Irish chef to achieve two Michelin stars. His cooking, while contemporary, is informed by the distinctive flavours of local produce, and by his vivid memories of the food of his childhood. Just as important to Kevin is the keen appreciation of nature which inspires both his cuisine and his photography. Kevin is also a food writer, teacher and photographer.


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