Chapter One (restaurant)

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Chapter One
Restaurant information
Established 1992
Head chef Ross Lewis
Food type European
Rating 1 Michelin star Michelin Guide
Street address 18 - 19 Parnell Square
City Dublin
Country Ireland
Website http://www.chapteronerestaurant.com

Chapter One is a restaurant in Parnell Square in Dublin, Ireland. It is a fine dining restaurant that is awarded one Michelin star from 2007 to present.[1][2] The Michelin Guide awarded the restaurant the "Red M", indicating 'good food at a reasonable price', in the period 1996-2001.[3]

The restaurant is located in the basement of the Dublin Writers Museum. The name of the restaurant refers to that.[4][5]

The kitchen style is European.

In 2007 and 2008 the restaurant was completely renovated and modernised. New rules for hygiene and working conditions made that necessary.[6]

Head chef of Chapter One is Ross Lewis.

Awards[edit]

Chapter One was awarded numerous awards and prizes during its existence. Here an overview from the last five years (2005–2010):

"Food & Wine" awards
  • Best Restaurant - 2006, 2009, 2010
  • Best Dublin Restaurant - 2008
  • Best Chef - 2010
  • Best Sommelier - 2009
RAI awards (Restaurant Association of Ireland)
  • Best Restaurant - 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012[7][8]
  • Best Chef - 2008
  • Best Chef Dublin - 2009
  • Best Restaurant Dublin - 2009
  • Best Wine List - 2009
Other awards
  • Michelin Star - since 2007
  • "The Dubliner Best Chefs" Chef - 2009
  • Dubliner Magazine Restaurant of the Year - 2006 and 2008
  • Baileys/Eurotoques Young Chef - Winner 2005

See also[edit]

Sources and references[edit]

  1. ^ Michelin Online Republic of Ireland
  2. ^ "Irish restaurants keep their Michelin stars". Irish Independent. 25 September 2014. Retrieved 25 September 2014. 
  3. ^ Máirtín Mac Con Iomaire (2009). The emergence, development and influence of French Haute Cuisine on public dining in Dublin restaurants 1900-2000: an oral history (Thesis) 3. Dublin Institute of Technology. p. 343. 
  4. ^ "Success a signature dish at Chapter One as it is named best restaurant four years in a row". Irish Times. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 
  5. ^ The Kitchen
  6. ^ "Success a signature dish at Chapter One as it is named best restaurant four years in a row". Irish Times. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 
  7. ^ Coyne, Ellen (15 May 2012). "Masterchef Nick has to grin and bear it after restaurant awards flop". Herald. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 
  8. ^ "Success a signature dish at Chapter One as it is named best restaurant four years in a row". Irish Times. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 53°21′15.21″N 6°15′50.96″W / 53.3542250°N 6.2641556°W / 53.3542250; -6.2641556