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The Ice Wharf

22-24 Strand Road, Derry BT48 7AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7127 6610
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
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Bar, British, Pub
22-24 Strand Road, Derry BT48 7AB, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Used to love going here for lunch but my latest visit was a different story. Ordered a chicken Tikka masala which was tasteless and bland, watery and the rice was half the portion than usual. Will not be back!

Thank danielcann0n
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Dirty carpets, dirty glasses, dirty tables, dirty bsr counter. Beer might be slightly cheaper than surrounding bars buts so is this place, have the staff never heard of a cleaning schedule or anti bacterial spray and a cloth for the tables and bar counter.

1  Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Been in loads of times when it was run by Wetherspoons and had a good experience. Now owned by Granny Annie (?) and has plunged down into the gutter. Dirty, poor variety of drinks, and a cut down menu delivering poor quality dishes. But no...More

1  Thank rodgerkeating
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Apart from the low price drinks this place has nothing to offer . It really needs to close down and have a complete refurbishment .

Thank Nigel K
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Service was very poor. Staff unhelpful and rude, toast came out like warn bread not toasted at all. Food was ok. But won't be back.

Thank Amy-Rebecca17
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Went for lunch paid £18 for the two of us we had fish and chips they were uneatable, really bad and the soup was the same, never again, how can they serve that rubbish up to people and expect them to eat it,

3  Thank derrryworker
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Visited on 2 nights. The place could do with a big overhaul. The hop house larger was cold & bar staff were friendly. Their Wi-Fi isn't working which can make doing emails over a pint difficult to non-existant. Tables were pretty dirty & didn't get...More

1  Thank Vietnam1988
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Durty and outdated needs a total refurb and a serious menu and chef upgrade. Bland food slapped on a plate most of it straight from the microwave.

1  Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

was in last night and itvis what it is cheap and cheerful food was good for the price you pay. staff very friendly and helpful will be back

1  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

While in the area shopping I decided to have lunch. Called into this venue. Sat down and had a look at the menu. No-one came to take my order so I went to the bar and placed it with the staff member there who asked...More

2  Thank Margaret777
Julsnoah, Manager at The Ice Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi, We can only apologise that you found your visit to be disappointing. We constantly try to improve on our standards and appreciate your feedback... I hope you will give us another chance to meet your expectations... Thanks

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10 June 2018|
Response from derrryworker | Reviewed this property |
It means they don't give a damn about their customers, only interested in making money out of there drink, thats why you have to wait 45 mins for your meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22-24 Strand Road, Derry BT48 7AB, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7127 6610
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