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Wrights Findlater Restaurant

Harbour Rd. | Harbour House, Howth None, Ireland
+353 1 832 4488
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Ranked #19 of 31 Restaurants in Howth
Price range: $7 - $26
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Winner of Best Seafood Restaurant at the Good Eating Awards 2013
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English first
Gretna, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

i am a bit late writing this review as it was the end of june when we were in dublin for my 60th birthday. We had been out for a drive with a few stop offs and we passed this place and as it was dinner time, decided to go in for a meal. The meal was served on a... More

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South Orange, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Pleasant waitstaff. Lovely view of the marina. Good food. We ate here twice during our stay in Howth.

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Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Hi , had dinner here with two friends, ihad fish and hand made chips not frozen .yuck!was lovely , batter was perfect , my parner had sea bass which was a bit dry , our friends had the meat plank , they said was good ,restaurant was very pleasant , and staff very good , but a bit over priced... More

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Hampton, Virginia
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160 reviews 160 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Our group of six had a last minute reservation and was able to land a table upstairs on a very busy Saturday night -- we had dinner quite late after 9:00 p.m. The service was prompt and fantastic. Our food was good and I thought reasonably priced. We all enjoyed the chips with parmesan and truffles as a starter. I... More

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ireland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Three of us went or a bite to eat on a Monday. Marc served us and he and his colleagues were very friendly and efficient. Our food was delicious- the calamari starter was generous and delicious, the mussels a must! There was a little hiccup with one drink- the waiter took that off the bill and gave us a dessert... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

we had dinner here last Monday.When we arrived we were asked to wait for 15 minutes when there was plenty of free tables around.finally we got a table after 30 mins.we were not even told about the early bird menu we had to ask for it.then we ordered drinking water for the 4 of us which we got only one... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Had lunch here, disappointingly the upstairs seating area wasn't open, but we got a window seat downstairs in the conservatory style area. We both had butternut squash soup and open sandwich (crusty bread, relish, chicken, cheese, topped with rocket/baby leaf & sundried tomatoes) for 9.95, pint of Guinness and a sparkling water. Bit of a wait for the food, but... More

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Ireland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had a family lunch here on Easter Saturday. The food, when it eventually arrived, was OK, average, but nothing special. The problem was the service/organisation of the place – there was none. A 40min wait for a starter and an 83min wait for a main course is unacceptable. Chirpy cries of “the kitchen’s backed up, don't worry, it’s on... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I have yet to have a good experience in Findlaters. The service is always terrible, even when the place is empty. Food is overpriced and lacking flavour. There are too many great restaurants in Howth for them to be so complacent

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Cork, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We were at a party here on saturday night. 120 of us for the 21st celebration... The staff were brilliant and really looked after us all night. Nothing was too much trouble. They made a great fuss of the birthday girl and gave us a bottle of Prosecco to say happy birthday,,, a nice gesture from the staff. Cocktails were... More

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