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15 Harbour Road, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 839 0555
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

Howth is beautiful and the Waterside walk is flat, short and an easy leisurely stroll, would have liked to have had more time but on a bus tour there is only so much time accorded. There is an abundance of restaurants and a few shops...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jackie R
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place for a stroll. The sunset here is out of this world. Watch the sea lions jump out of the water and the smell Of the ocean is incredible. Loads of little shops and restaurants and pubs. Watch as the fishing boats come...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lisetteki
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

We went on a family drive to Howth where we walked and planned on lunching (in a place that would cater for a baby) My partner and I fancied steak sandwiches and we happened upon Waterside. They had just that on their menu. It was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 55sin_adn
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Howth is a fun seaside town that's a short train ride from Dubin. Very busy (on a weekend at least), lots of restaurants and shops, and a beautiful area for walking (especially if the weather is nice). Parking will be very difficult on a busy...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GottaLottaMiles
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Well, visiting Howth was an experience. We were expecting a small quiet harbour, and it is quite the contrary. There is plenty of free parking, although spaces go fast so would advise arriving early. The place is buzzing with a small market which does street...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank David H
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Howth is a thirty minute train ride from Dublin--an easy day trip. No need for a car, with plenty of shops and restaurants in walking distance of station. We took a boat ride out to Ireland's Eye.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Susan I
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We popped in here for a bite to eat a few days ago. The only table left was at the back of the bar in a dark corner with the leather ripped on the seats. We both ordered fish and chips which was very mediocre....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank msrae999
Reviewed May 4, 2017

The staff are very friendly the pub is very rustic lots to do on a visit to howth shops sceanery cliff walks

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank maryodonnell15
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Howth has to be my favourite spot in Dublin. It is a quaint fishing village with restaurants and pubs all around. We always visit the Waterside when we go to Howth for it's great food, convenient location and of course either a Guinness or a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank caitrionamarys
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I visited this place in February along with my colleagues during a nice sunny weekend. Its hardly a 30-40 mins ride by bus/train from Dublin. The village itself is pretty beautiful with good places to eat. One can also have a nice walk along the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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