We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Harbour Bar

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Lower Main Street, Rush, Ireland
8438937
Add hours for Harbour Bar and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Friendly neighborhood pub with excellent food. Traditional Irish dishes...
Friendly neighborhood pub with excellent food. Traditional Irish dishes as well as seafood and steak.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 86 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 52
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Never got disappointed

Having lived in Rush for a number of years this used to be a favourite place of mine. Never once did I walk home disappointed by the food. Whoever the chef is, he sure knows how to cook fish and there is usuallly a great variety of fish menus to chose from depending on the catch of the day. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
Isse79
,
Dublin, Ireland
Add Photo

86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

Having lived in Rush for a number of years this used to be a favourite place of mine. Never once did I walk home disappointed by the food. Whoever the chef is, he sure knows how to cook fish and there is usuallly a great variety of fish menus to chose from depending on the catch of the day. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newbury, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

We were staying at North Beach camp site and tried this restaurant as it had good reviews! It was so good we went back the next night! The steak was one of the best we have had! It's really worth a visit! Fantastic value for money, friendly staff, and fantastic food!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We ate here both nights while staying n Rush and the food and service were excellent both nights! Nice pub with a hidden restaurant in back...Very cozy. Great fresh seafood. Would definitely go back!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

I have visited this place numerous times for dinner, it had absolutely lovely food. I live over the other side of the city but I feel it is worth the journey as it is always enjoyable. The staff are nice and always on the ball with your order. The food is not too pricey and it is right next to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Myself and my family ate her on 2 occasions. It had been recommended to us by the owner of the b&b we were staying at. The food was lovely, it came out quickly and we thoroughly enjoyed it, that much so we went back the next evening. The same lady served us both times and she was brilliant. She was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

First time here , nice pub but most tables where reserved which was bit disappointing for a bar ! Menu good , lots fish . We got fish , lasagne and Sunday roast . Food good noting amazing but after all it's is pub grub ! Service good but for where it is bit overpriced ! Good pub grub would... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Very charming pub/restaurant close to Rush harbour (funnily enough). Friendly staff, a varied menu which champions local produce and the best wings I've had in Ireland. Taste-wise they're much the same as any you'll buy (I'm fairly sure there's a standard buffalo-style sauce out there that folk just add butter too, as the international consistency is too coincidental), but they... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Easthampton, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This is what you want from an Irish pub/restuarant experience. Called ahead to get a cozy seat by the fire. The bar area was lively with locals coming in for a pint or two before moving into the dining room. Traditional pub food BUT with high quality, local ingredients. The menu lists where the food comes from including fish from... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

A bit of a hidden gem. The Harbor Bar continues to serve excellent food by superb staff. Never been disappointed, well worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

You'll see that I have reviewed the Harbour Bar in the past. While I initially was a little disappointed on our first visit, it has not tarnished our thoughts on The Harbour Bar at all. I'm now a regular visitor. We go for the food for sure. It is consistently excellent. The young people who serve the tables are all... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Harbour Bar also viewed

Skerries, County Dublin
Dublin, County Dublin
 

Been to Harbour Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lower Main Street, Rush, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Rush
  • Phone Number: 8438937

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Irish, Seafood, Pub

Description

Friendly neighborhood pub with excellent food. Traditional Irish dishes as well as seafood and steak.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Harbour Bar and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Mablethorpe, England, United Kingdom

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Harbour Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?