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Food mogul Joe Macken (left) and Sean Quinn moving Crackbird into Bear

Hipster food latest!

Sinead writes:

Crackbird hatches at 34/35 South William Street, Dublin 2 TODAY, as former resident Bear goes into hibernation awaiting a new premises.

Meanwhile Skinflint has moved to Crackbird’s former perch on 60, Dame Street…


This map will help you…




crack-1024x767 birdcageJo Macken (top), creator of CrackBird, formerly a pop-up now a fixture on Dame Street and the eerily-similar Birdcage (above), Stranmills Road, Belfast.

Only their mothers can tell them apart.

Graeme L writes:

There’s a bit of a ruckus between CrackBird and copycat restaurant BirdCage  after their [BirdCage’s] win for Best New Restaurant at the Northern Ireland Hospitality Awards. I Think this should get some air time. Name ‘n’ shame!

Oh yes.

It’s a menu-off:



YOU Decide.

BirdCage, Belfast (Facebook)

Thanks Sherlock

Previously: Crackbird Re-opening On Dame Street