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HQ Restaurant & Gastro Bar

#435 of 2,179 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Hanover Quay | Grand Canal Docks, Dublin DUBLIN 2, Ireland
+353 1 633 9984
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“burger” (40 reviews)
“gambas” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 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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1 - 10 of 601 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were going to the theater and stopped by hq while the food was good the service was appalling and the manager was cocky and insulting

Thank Louise Colm R
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is definitely the place to go - not an Irish setting but an after work happy hour setting. Especially for the 25 - 40 crowd.

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Thank lauralm2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just happened to be close by where our car was parked for two nights stay, menu looked good and seemed busy so booked for the Saturday night. Food and drink was fantastic, Ribeye steak was perfectly cooked and well presented, Kids chicken burger was flame...More

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Thank Philip W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here twice in recent times before a show. Food is good. Pre theatre menu is limited enough especially desserts. Service was average enough. They are obviously very busy in the 2 hour window before shows but nobody checked our table during courses and at...More

Thank Elaine N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good menu, and quality of food. Reasonably priced, service was average and the only thing that could of improved Didn’t try any cocktails, but a nice setting and the downstairs looked good

Thank JocelynMorris2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped off here for lunch walked around Dublin, bus sightseeing tour and returned back to HQ for dinner truly amazing staff and food.

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Thank Phil B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place and very friendly staff,but one thing was very slow service.Some were waiting nearly an hour for there food,which is off putting especially when a few others are finished already

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Thank KevinC7141
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were warmly shown to our corner table and given our Pre-Theatre menus. It was a bustling Saturday night with many large groups dining. Surprisingly, the menu had not changed since we were there last year. We had Calamari - surprised so few on the...More

Thank tinseltoes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went as a group of 14, I wasn’t too keen on the menu so opted for the burger as I thought you can’t really mess up a burger, however when the burger came it was really and I mean really pink inside! The waitress...More

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Thank hannahC4428JO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The selection of food was great. We ate the chicken bread and barley risotto and both were delicious - full of flavour and the portion size was just right.

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Thank Swissniddly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$31
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
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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