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Beshoffs of Howth

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17-18 West Pier, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 839 7555
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (14 reviews)
“mussel pot” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
17-18 West Pier, Howth, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided we wanted something different so we selected Beshoffs because it looked spacious and clean. In we go and are met by a friendly young lady. She showed to our table and returned promptly with menus.The layout was fantastic , it was not a...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a lovely shop and you can either sit at the market or inside the restaurant. The food was a bit smaller portion than I expected, but oh my god! So..So. So delicious and fresh seafood. Highly recommend the octopus.

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We wandered around the pier and decided to eat at Beshoffs-loved the oysters and the seafood platter was very good. I especially appreciated the friendly and helpful wait staff who even gave us recommendations on where to go in Galway for dinner and how to...More

Thank Cecy K
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

One thing I dislike when you ask for something and you don't get. I visited the howth shop at 7pm only one other customer in store when I arrived. I ordered a smoke haddock meal @€10.45. Unfortunately I was in a car and I had...More

Thank Marcus K
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We ate here during the summer and sat outside .The sun was shining and Howth was buzzing with visitors. We had the famous Dublin Bay Prawns and they are without doubt the Best in the world. A lovely bottle of chardonnay to wash them down...More

Thank KathyMalahide
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Good for children but quality of food was average, we asked for a seafood platter. Price is also average. We choose this place bc the rest was full.

Thank Ismael S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

First time to try Beshoffs Market in Howth. It's got a lively buzz that reminded me of catching a bite to eat in a Spanish market cafe. We ordered three dishes - mussels, crab claws in garlic and chilli and patatas bravas. All delicious although...More

Thank MaglightGrrr
Reviewed 29 October 2017

During my week+ in Dublin, I used the convenience of the DART to escape to Howth 3 times. The area is beautiful. But it wasn't until the last visit that my timing was such to allow me to enjoy a meal there. I chose Beshoffs...More

Thank jfdjr
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Sunday day trip to Howth - walked the cliffs - worked up a good appetite and wanted good fish and chips. Very, very disappointed. Bumptious, self important door man but very pleasant and friendly waiters. Ordered 3 Cod & Chips and bottle of wine. Wine...More

Thank HappyDays333
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Friday afternoon around three initially thought the service was slow with no one taking ownership one person sat us down nearly 10 mins later drinks order take someone else. Meal ordered took awhile. The food was good we had the seafood...More

Thank Doug W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-18 West Pier, Howth, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Howth
  • Phone Number: +353 1 839 7555
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