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The Waterside Bar

££ - £££Irish, ,
15 Harbour Road | Opposite Howth Yacht Club, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 839 0555
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“wings” (5 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, Gastropub
££ - £££
15 Harbour Road | Opposite Howth Yacht Club, Howth, Ireland
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

In howth for a walk with the family and stopped into the waterside for a drink and something light to eat,service is great and the bar staff are very welcoming however the food we got wasn't great,would still call back in for a drink as...More

Thank Stevelsi444
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My family and friends visited it on Thursday for a lunch. Staff friendly and polite. Food good and really tasty. The PORTION of food very very generous. We enjoyed time spent in this place and 100% can recommend it to all.

Thank Sylwasso B
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a favorite watering hole for may locals but full of tourists during the day. Great value bar food in a relaxing atmosphere. A good spot for a quick bite of lunch, dinner or just a relaxing drink.

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Yeah, I was really hungry. But the food i ate her was fantastic! Yep. The soup with true fish, amazing!, and the potatoes with bacon nice. Also the service, from a nice waitress, was ok. I suggest to eat here if you want to see...More

Thank Bomma
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Have been here a few times for lunch, really nice food and great fish, spotlessly clean, nice Irish pleasant staff. Seems to get lots of locals and tourist passing through, nice and cosy too, staff very attentive. Would recommend

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Didn't stop here for any particular reason - we wanted to go to a place that wasn't on every tourist list. It had outdoor seating which was perfect. Figured it was a nice semi-local spot, since everyone sitting around us had an Irish accent. They...More

Thank TravelingGrrl83
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very popular with tourists and dubliners alike.. its a bar food menu,the menu is full of the usual suspects 'starters include chicken wings, salad, soup, mussels etc.. there is a sandwich list to choose from also, the mains include, fish of the day, chefs pie,...More

1  Thank Jay M
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

After the howth cliff walk we were hungry so we stopped here. The food was great and the staff was really friendly. The whole atmosphere in the bar was great.

Thank Sonja S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had a chilli con carne here today and I have to say it was glorious. The staff are awesome, very attentive, friendly and interested in how the service and the food is for the customer. The chilli was served with perfect fluffy rice, amazing...More

Thank Guestage
Reviewed 9 July 2016

waw!:) such a friendly stuff,after 3-4 hours on the hill,was hard to find a restaurant that have a free chair:) finally i found waterside bar,great experience

1  Thank BeniamitaBernadett
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Harbour Road | Opposite Howth Yacht Club, Howth, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Howth
  • Phone Number: +353 1 839 0555
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