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The Playhouse

45-51 Main Street, Portrush, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #29 of 51 Restaurants in Portrush
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Cuisines: Tapas
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
BELFAST
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Attended a show here and the atmosphere was great. We didn't eat but had a great time Bar staff were friendly and queues moved quickly

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Limavady, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

The interior was drab and dirty looking. especially up stairs, which was a bad start, we should have walked back out.We ordered our meal from a page which had seen better days, menu had a good enough selection.When our food came it was like swimming in sauce in a bowl, so of course the garlic bread was sodden.The bowl was... More 

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Portadown
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Watched live football match here, great atmosphere :) Stayed for a few hours Best Strawberry daiquiri i have had :)

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
161 reviews 161 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The interior of the playhouse is lovely, however it has not obtained its true potential. The staff and clientele all look and behave like they are trying to audition for the Jeremy Kyle show. Nightmare experience. It looks good, but sadly it's all fur coat and no knickers.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

on arriving we waited 10 minutes before we were seen by a young lady, she was very apologetic and we were shown to our table, menu was reasonably priced with a good selection, so we had to go downstairs to order food and yet again a 10 minute wait was had, the young lady apologised yet again, we didn't have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

I ate here during lunch time and cannot find anything at fault. The service was excellent and the food was excellent! I did not find any faults at all!

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Belfast
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Not great for food but good place to have a drink and music. Very good for watching a football match also.

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Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

small bar but has big screen tvs for watching sport. free wifi and a nice selection of drinks. its just off the main street, down the stairs.

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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

We brought friends there and had some lunch, the food was very good and not exp the staff were very attentive all and all was good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013 via mobile

I was in potrush working all week and fancied a nive bar and friendly atmosphere somewhere I felt comfortable! I called in at the suckerfish bar on main street and couldn't have asked for more! Friendly and attentive staff, well priced drink and cocktails and fantastic accoustic music!! Justin someone on Friday night and stevie blues on saturday they were... More 

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Additional Information about The Playhouse

Address: 45-51 Main Street, Portrush, Northern Ireland
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Portrush
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:30 am
Cuisine: Tapas

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