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HQ Restaurant & Gastro Bar

#421 of 2,135 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Hanover Quay | Grand Canal Docks, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 633 9984
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“burger” (42 reviews)
“gambas” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:30 Hours
Irish, Bar, European, International, Healthy, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Hanover Quay | Grand Canal Docks, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I recently took our visiting family to HQ for dinner and had no hesitation going there since we have been been there several times before. Our server, Inese, was the rudest servers we have ever had. When taking our drink orders, she...More

Thank Sara E
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to see ‘Wicked’ in the Bord Gais theatre and had drinks and a meal in HQ. good value, good service and good food. For tourists this is a bustling, vibrant area of Dublin and easily accessible from city Centre.

Thank Rolande A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The menu was much more limited than the dinner menu. But an acceptable lunch. Caters to a business crowd. Atmosphere is loud.

Thank newspeak18
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The waiters here are very friendly and helpful. This is a huge plus for me as I think many restaurants lack really good service at the moment. I ordered the avocado salad and was extremely disappointed as it had about 3 tiny bits of avocado...More

Thank Jean O
Reviewed 6 days ago

On a sunny Saturday afternoon, in Dublin, there could be no finer place to take a refreshing drink or two and if it takes your fancy, a snack or full meal. We enjoyed a couple of pints of Guinness and a pleasant chilled Sauvignon blanc...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is great they also have outdoor seating. Unfortunately the avocado on my veggie burger was minimal and brownish in color and the burger was very moist so it fell apart. The fries a tad over cooked and needed seasoning. Not disappointed that I...More

Thank A K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was meeting a group of 10 / 12 people from work (one of the large legal firms in the area). I arrived first as I was not working that day. I ordered a pint bottle of Bulmers which was served very quickly by the...More

Thank FoxyBowsie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wound up going here twice on my recent trip to Dublin. The food was fantastically good, and the beers are great - totally rivals or surpasses any of the high-end brew-pubs in San Francisco. The staff was excellent - they were really accommodating. The...More

Thank Jamie_in_SF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spending a time in ireland means experiencing a lot of the same food as their menu and diet dont vary much.That was until we go to HQ restaurant.What a service and treat.From the moment we arrived our server Jithin was very attentive,professional,discreet, courtsey,helpful and extremely...More

Thank Florencia M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I went her for convenience at first, as we were going to a show in the Bord Gais theatre across the way. The location is gorgeous. The pre theatre menu gives you 2 courses for €26.50, which is very good considering the quality of the...More

Thank Niamh O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hanover Quay | Grand Canal Docks, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 633 9984
  • E-mail
A relaxed Irish Gastrobar with the best terrace in the city. Closed December 24th-26th, December 31st, January 1st & Good Friday.
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