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Upper Deck Restaurant


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene

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Situated along the seafront, the Upper Deck is Howth's newest restaurant. Located above the Waterside Pub, we serve contemporary Irish cuisine. We pride ourselves on offering a warm and relaxed dining experience based on the key ingredients of: excellent service; interesting wines and locally sourced quality Irish food
US$7 - US$28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Mexican, Irish, European, Bar, Contemporary
Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food. Group of 4 with no complaints. Original waitress seemed to be new and managed to mix up a bit but barmen were on the case and fixed everything quickly. Little squashed with the Paddys Weekend crowd but they managed well. Nice food -...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the upper deck last week as we had a pigsback voucher due to expire. Got a lovely booth looking out at the poer area. Wife had wings for starter which were lovely and decent size,i had the beef kofta well presented and tasted fab....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank stiofanofoghlu
Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Returned again to Upper Deck with my Husband for Dinner. Once again the food we were served was delicious the taste the presentation you could not ask for any thing better. For starters I had garlic bruschetta with spinach and sauté mushrooms would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Meggward
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

Love this restaurant food is amazing staff are so nice and can't do enough for you. Will definitely be back

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maryb1945
Reviewed 12 January 2019

We dined here this evening and used a pigs back voucher, greeted by courteous waiter who offered us a seat at the window or along the wall - nice touch I thought. Service was excellent and the menu had a wonderful choice, I had chicken...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mickm320
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A mixed bag in terms of menu.... Waitress and waiter were good and helpful. Starter of Seafood chowder was good with a lot of fish bits. and my wifes bruschetta was also tasty. Main courses were disappointing I had the Classic fish and chips. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank foodlover999dublin
Upper D, Guest Relations Manager at Upper Deck Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Hi there. We’re sorry to hear that you were underwhelmed by your dining experience at Upper Deck. We pride ourselves on using the freshest ingredients, all of which are locally sourced. We’re glad that you enjoyed your starters & hope that you will return soon...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Enjoyed the most wonderful meal at Upper Deck Restaurant in Howth this weekend to celebrate my birthday. I have to firstly thank the staff for the outstanding service we received from start to finish. We felt most welcome from the start and were attended to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michael B
Upper D, Guest Relations Manager at Upper Deck Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Hi Michael. Many thanks for your review. We’re thrilled to hear that you had such an enjoyable experience in Upper Deck. It’s always lovely to read reviews like yours, so many thanks for sharing. We look forward to seeing you again soon- hopefully over the...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

I live in Germany and fly home to Dublin with my husband to celebrate his birthday back in Sept 2018 We bought a voucher online for the Upperdeck and we didn’t make a reservation which was part of the conditions, however as my family visit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sharon C
Upper D, Guest Relations Manager at Upper Deck Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Hi Sharon. Really sorry to read of this confusion. We would like to make amends right away. Do you have a phone number that we can call you on to rectify? Many thanks.

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I do not recommend head of the chief not have idea for cooking for People is good for dog or pig talk all my frends not go for the place

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Recently visited Upper Deck in Howth.What a lovely restaurant in a great location very friendly staff with great attention to make sure you had a great time.The food was absolutely fantastic very tasty and well presented it was our first time here and will be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank David N
Upper D, Guest Relations Manager at Upper Deck Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2018

Hi David. Thanks for leaving this review. We appreciate your custom & would love to see you again over the festive season.

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23 October 2016|
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Response from Fiona774 | Reviewed this property |
No definitely not its very casual.
18 May 2015|
Response from 534marcinw | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for late answer. Yes we cater for vegetarians and we have gluten free options. You can also modify your dish and our chefs will cook to the order. Food Allergen EU regulation No. 1169/2011 Food information for... More
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