Cinnamon - Ballsbridge

4.2
65 reviews
€30 and under
Irish
Welcome to Cinnamon at Ballsbridge, the newest addition to The Cinnamon family, where The interior design is a celebration of playfulness and humour.

Cinnamon is a comfortable and spacious Coffee House and Fully Licenced Restaurant with a family of friendly and warm team members..

Cinnamon is held in the heart of Ballsbridge, Ranelagh and Monkstown.

We serve an extensive Brunch and Lunch themed Food Menu, where there is something available for every guest.
Find out if The Coronation Chicken is as good as the rumours say!

Drop us an email should you have any enquiries or pop in and say hello, we are always happy to see a new face

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 65 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.2based on recent ratings
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food
4.0
service
4.3
ambience
4.1
value
Noise · Moderate
85% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall1food3service1ambience1

The service was extremely poor 2/3 meals were okay barley, 1 meal (BLT hardly fancy) was horrendous and not even eatable sent back to get the same crappy meal just reheated as it was ice cold again still not eatable. The manager on duty was so disinterested never once checked on our table even when there was a food complaint and regularly passed by our table. Service was extremely slow your talking over 20 mins before you even get a drink. Then a long wait again for food or table to be cleared or wait for a bill. Even if the food was delicious I wouldn’t come back here for the poor service alone! Would not recommend to anyone plenty of nicer places around.

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely brunch for the price! Big portions, excellent coffee! The mimosas take a little longer to make because the juice is fresh pressed but are SO worth the wait! Will defo be back!

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dinnerfor1yeah
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food4service2ambience3

The food was very tasty and good value, and the restaurant is a pleasant room. The staff was friendly and efficient, however one member of the wait staff dropped off a bottle of wine we had ordered without either corking the bottle or providing wine glasses (she had to be prompted to bring glasses). It leads me to believe that further, thorough training is required to bring the waiting service up to the standard of the food and ambience of the restaurant.

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Sarah
Dublin
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3food4service2ambience4

It took us 30 minutes to get served and when we did one of the orders was wrong

OT
OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3food3service1ambience4

Service was extremely slow.

CN
CarolN
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience4

Food was good but not great. Service was slow, unorganised. Waited ages for table to be cleared coffee had arrived before this was done. I could see the coffee on the counter 5 mins before it was brought to the table. Very disappointing would not go back.

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OpenTable Diner
Toronto
5 reviews
Dined on 24 July 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience5

The service was a bit slow, table wasn’t ready even though we showed up 5 minutes late and took a long time to take our order. But it was worth it for the food, delicious and presented very nicely, would go again

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Greencard
New England
2 reviews
Dined on 22 July 2021
Overall1food2service1ambience3

Pretty chaotic. Went during lunchtime from work. Waited for 10 minutes for anyone to come near us after seating. Ordered food and it took 50 minutes to arrive - won't be going back.

PH
PixieH
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 21 July 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Late lunch booking, mid work week, so limited time available. It took 15 minutes for the manager to send a waitress over - most of the tables were empty so not a busy time - and we eventually got our sandwiches half an hour after we arrived. One of our party had to leave 5 minutes later to return to work. The 2 girls waiting the table were very pleasant so no fault there.

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Partigiana
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 20 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very generous portions, and everything was very tasty. The food is definitely great comfort food, and well-priced as such. The wine-list was small but had some nice choices. The serving staff were just the right sort of attentive, and the outdoor dining space felt peaceful.

SM
SarahM
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Excellent food. Great variety on menu. Pleasant service and nice outdoor eating area

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Arijit
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Brunch made brilliant. ❤️❤️❤️Loved the overall experience

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2021
Overall1food3service1ambience1

Great food, terrible service. Paid no attention to us, couldn’t order more drinks as a result - food took forever. Several tables left due to lack of service, would not recommend

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 17 July 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

It was a beautiful evening. Very grateful for an outdoor table . My teenage children loved the chicken burger and sweet potato fries . The staff were very pleasant and efficient.

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Fiona
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 17 July 2021
Overall3food2service2ambience2

Service was ok , lots of staff huddled around inside talking and not alert to custumers. I had to approach a staff member to order our food, this is not cool when there were many waiting staff and very few customers. Food was ....emmm so so. Vegan Burger itself was fantastic.

I've been a waitress for over 20 years,
Kindest regards,
Fiona

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Markw
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 16 July 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

Restaurant is lovely and in a great location. Staff are really friendly but the service was really hit and miss on this occasion. Some food came out cold and had to be replaced. We will be back though.

RZ
RutaZ
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brilliant service, great food and tasty mocktails.

OT
OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great brunch

MM
MaryM
London
1 review
Dined on 14 July 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Just one remark regarding the server taking the payment … she was unsure of what she was doing and as a result my 10 euro tip seems to have become 20 euro

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 11 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A fabulous brunch family gathering. The staff were amazing

ED
EllenDublin123
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 11 July 2021
Overall2food4service1ambience3

Rude hostess

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
3 reviews
Dined on 10 July 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience4

Food was ok, but I’ve never seen such dysfunctional service. Who orders the beer to the kitchen? Even with hygiene procedures in place that doesn’t add up. We had to wait 20 minutes just to have our beer served, food we would order and the waitress would take another 20 minutes to realise that they’re out of a specific dish and that happened three times to the point that I had to ask what did they have still. Probably won’t return.

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Rogerj
London
13 reviews
Dined on 10 July 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience3

Food was pretty good. Service was slow and not really friendly or interested

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Ruth
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 8 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was lovely and staff very friendly and attentive. We weren't in any way rushed.

Will be back!

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Paol
Costa Rica
2 reviews
Dined on 8 July 2021
Overall1food2service1ambience3

Very bad service. Impossible to feel welcome and comfortable, each waitress were reminding us that we should left our table in 1 hour, then in 45 min, then in 30 min, then in 15min. I was feeling like a number in a production factory. Not even able to have a conversation with my friend as the waitress arrives each 10 min to told us about the table.

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PMcC
Toronto
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely spot, food and service top quality. Highly recommend

FM
FionaM
1 review
Dined on 3 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely food and great service. The overhead heaters ensured we were cozy.

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 3 July 2021
Overall2food4service1ambience3

Heaters not angled towards tables near window - a little windy- needs plastic wind breaker at the Butlers side of the outside terrace. Service was ok - no personality or warm welcome

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 3 July 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Really delicious food (we went for brunch). The waitresses were lovely and helpful (but not wearing masks). Outdoor dining space was perfect, well covered which was ideal as it was raining when we visited. Lovely atmosphere and can’t wait to visit again

OT
OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 2 July 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Overall a really good experience. Desserts really good.

OT
OpenTable Diner
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 30 June 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience3

Lovely staff, food was decent

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bebostunner
Dublin
5 reviews
Dined on 30 June 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Food was grand. Not sure on the vegan fries - served with slices of violife cheese, thought it would have been grated. There is a grated version available that I think would be much nicer with fries. Vegan burger was good. My friend got beef burger which she enjoyed. Pizza oven isn’t ready yet. Overall good!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 29 June 2021
Overall5food3service3ambience3

Nothing to add

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dublin
3 reviews
Dined on 29 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely lunch spot

EO
EleanorO
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 27 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and really good margaritas and the bourbon whiskey sours were delicious. The chilli Mexican eggs weren't too heavy which I wanted! the pancakes were fluffy and came out with adorable purple flowers on them too!

GM
vipGerardM
Dublin
7 reviews
Dined on 26 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely friendly staff, very accommodating

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Christine
1 review
Dined on 25 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

In general food and service excellence would definitely go back - minor point too much pepper in the soup almost inedible.

LB
LolaBean
Dublin
1 review
Dined on 24 June 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Food was lovely but just too slow for a lunchtime service

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OpenTable Diner
Dublin
2 reviews
Dined on 23 June 2021
Overall3food2service1ambience4

Waitress wore mask under her chin when serving us

CD
vipClodaghD
Dublin
4 reviews
Dined on 19 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was absolutely unbelievable, as were the cocktails. Recommending to everyone and will absolutely be back!

FAQs

Cinnamon - Ballsbridge offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (01) 244 7866.

Cinnamon - Ballsbridge is rated 4.2 stars by 65 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.