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The Helm Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, , Seafood
| The Quay, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 26398
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (72 reviews)
“black sole” (16 reviews)
“monkfish” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
| The Quay, Westport, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and atmosphere great. Great food choice and lovely Guinness. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. Will definitely be returning.

Thank fiona h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Organised a stag of 20 people at The Helm. Everyone remarked at what good value it was, that the food was excellent, the accommodation was top notch, the staff were very friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend for anyone on a stag or those...More

Thank Donall M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was amazing delicious so fresh and tasty..We dinner as a large family group and the staff were so fantastic with the kids we were made feel so welcome ... Well Done and will definitely be back

Thank 2012B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is lovely. The location is lovely. The staff are lovely. The food is lovely. This place really is the 10 out of 10 restaurant in Westport!! The staff are exceptional, attentive and welcoming and helpful without being annoying or fake. They are a...More

Thank Gearóid D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever you go its always good food, with the nice touch of the owners being on the floor which makes it feel that they are making sure you have the best experience, the kids love it. Will always go back !

Thank Thewest72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the helm last week and we ended up having excellent seafood from very friendly staff who where happy to help I would highly recommend if you are out by the harbour this is the place to eat clean good food and friendly staff

Thank Alister D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Often dine here with suppliers who call to where I work. By now they usually want to go here and already know what they want to order before seeing the menu. Food always delicious. Lovely options for food and great selection. Black pudding & Steak...More

Thank hurlimann165
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night ,the place was very busy luckily we had booked,food of a very high standard and well presented,while we where on holiday there seemed to be a lot of locals eating in it ,will definitely be back and highly recommend

Thank Charlie D
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Rented these apartments for a friends birthday. So pleasantly surprised with the standard of the apartments. Warm clean and cosy plenty of space great shower, couldn't have asked for More. The location is superb. A short taxi spin into town. Breakfast was fabulous and the...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here ..... the menu is very varied. If you're lookijng for fish they have a great variety. Good was gorgeous, staff very friendly and great atmosphere.

Thank CAHDublin_Ireland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Quay, Westport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 26398
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