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HQ Restaurant & Gastro Bar

#412 of 2,246 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” (45 reviews)
“burger” (52 reviews)
“gambas” (7 reviews)
Closes in 22 min
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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1 - 10 of 636 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Ordered French toast at this restaurant . It took less than 5 minutes to arrive . It was served quite cold and actually precooked and reheated . I work in a 5 star hotel and it takes a good 10 minutes to make a proper...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank surfme2015
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a lovely restaurant but very over priced for what you get. 2 of our party left behind half of their breakfast as they didnt like the Sausages & other parts in the breakfast. My dish was really nice but very over priced for...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 137edeln
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited HQ at the weekend for the first time with friends on a weekend break to Dublin. Really enjoyed the experience, staff excellent, food outstanding, looking forward to a return visit.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast and attentive service on a busy evening pre-theatre. I recommend the burger and fries. Not great gluten free options.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 615lh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot! We dined before heading to the theatre. Excellent location, good ambience and great food

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LynnNorthernIreland1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the Marker Hotel next door so HQ was an obvious choice. The service was excellent and friendly. i did ask why we had to give all sorts of unusual private information (like age, marital status) in order to access wifi connection...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Carolynn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A popular restaurant close to Bord Gais, Grand Canal Quay and near enough for 3 Arena. The staff are excellent cheerful and friendly. They will accommodate you as much as possible and the downstairs section is stylishly decorated in a library sort of style. The...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Philip N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was at this restaurant yesterday with my family as we were going to the Bord Gáis afterwards. We ordered our food which I have to say was very nice and I could not fault. My daughter got chicken wings. She couldn’t use the knife...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Maevemccarthy73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kitchen takes a break until 4:45. We waited on the kitchen to open because we were hungry. The service was good, but not great. The starters were expensive, but good. The atmosphere was neat, but not traditional Irish. The prices weren't on the menu...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 607shannonb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am English and was recommended this restaurant by a Dubliner. Went to the Bord Gais theatre and thought this would be convenient place to eat. Pre-booked a table for 3 after matinee performance at 6.15pm. On arrival my chosen table was occupied. Not happy....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank stevesmithpoole
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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
HQ Restaurant & Gastrobar serves up the best of Irish produce in a scenic, modern setting. Located in vibrant Grand Canal, our waterside terrace and atmospheric restaurant and bar lounge are great choices for any occasion from birthdays to after-work drinks.
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