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Wrights Cafe Bar

) #5 of 54 Restaurants in Swords €€ - €€€ Irish, , European
The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
+353 1 840 6744
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (42 reviews)
“onion rings” (11 reviews)
“fish chips” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a good time here with my fiance, awesome place... Good food, good drinks, good service and food vibe overall.

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Thank juandavidtz
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service great food. The management have to be commended for how professional all the staff are. Wright's Cafe Bar caters for all ages. It is a very trendy place with a twist on style Well done to all. Regards A customer.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to Wright's on a recommendation!! We were NOT DISAPPOINTED!! Great food and terrific service! As a result we returned a 2nd time and a 3rd time - same great food and service - especially from Fiona who couldn't do enough for us!! She is...More

Thank Al G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We are usually always greeted by fionna who always gives a warm welcome and fantastic service every time we are there for food and drinks which has never disappointed us ... Would highly recommend a visit

Thank andysheridan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, very welcoming. A lovely warm comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. It was my regular haunt when I was younger every weekend😂

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my daughter came in for food and were treated with top quality hospitality from the minute we arrived from a lovely waitress called Fiona who couldn't do enough for us. The food was amazing, the kids meals are great quality for the price...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, my wife and our little boy called back here on fathers day. I was immediately greeted by one of the waiters who shook my hand and wished me a Happy Fathers Day. Our waitress Fiona was brilliant (as always), so helpful, informative and makes...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

myself and a friend went for some food after looking around the shops. The girl who first greeted us was lovely. We got the lunch menu however it was limited and didn't look great so the lady gave us the dinner menu as it was...More

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Thank Jess F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not expecting a decor of plush booths, chandeliers, and sexy waitstaff but there it was! The food was good and the beer aplenty. Our waitress Fiona really made us feel at home and I can see her has the heart of the joint. A really...More

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Thank kyphos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will recommend this pub to young people, for the music and the drinks ! A little bit noisy if you just plan to have some drinks.

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Thank Boyer I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 01:30
12:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Swords
  • Phone Number: +353 1 840 6744
Ever since it opened its doors in 2001, the award-winning Wrights Cafe Bar has been acknowledged as the premier late night bar and live music entertainment venue, not just in Swords, but also on Dublin’s northside.A winner of such awards as the Black & White Scotch Whisky ‘National Super Pub of the Year’ and Best Licensed Premises, Wrights Cafe Bar combines luxury, style, colour and comfort to give an unmatched atmosphere that appeals to all tastes. Whether it’s a pleasant drink or appetising food or watching big sporting occasions on plasma screens, Wrights is geared to meet your needs.Wrights Cafe Bar is split into a number of separate areas and levels – an upper level lounge, with dramatic red and cream furniture, dark wood tables and chandeliers, gives a distinctive ‘bordello’ effect; then behind the bar, there’s a secluded lounge that overlooks an open-plan area below, complete with a purpose-built stage area that’s perfect for dancing to live music.It has established a regular clientele and and has proven an attraction to visitors from further afield, while it can also cater for parties and special functions, with areas specially reserved for larger groups.A superb selection of wines, spirits and beers from around the world, the finest champagnes, exciting cocktails and speciality coffees are always on offer while a wide diversity of food is served from 12 noon to 9.00pm daily. Lunch and evening menus and daily specials are just part of the service, with an Early Bird option available between 5pm and 7pm, Monday to Friday.
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