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The Helm Restaurant

| The Quay, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 26398
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (70 reviews)
“black sole” (16 reviews)
“monkfish” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| The Quay, Westport, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 925 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My self and my boyfriend stayed in the apartments and had very tasty breakfasts here and a beautiful evening meal have to say the staff are so welcoming and inviting and nothing is too much bother which can be rare to find. We will be...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Helm is always great value and a great night out. The food is always good and the staff are friendly and very efficient. Nothing is too much trouble. The fresh fish is always delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank slane2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

As we was staying in the Helm apartments, we decided to have our evening meal in their restaurant. Had a lovely table in the bar area where we ordered our chicken curry which was delightful followed by hot apple pie. Good value for money, great...More

Thank butts1201
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Westport for a week and The Helm turn out to be a wonderful, welcoming place to eat. Their seafood chowder and seafood appetizers were fabulous. When you are in your seventies , you do not to eat large, rich, restaurant meals day...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had family dinner here for my dad's 70th. The food was reasonable and the staff were really nice and couldn't do anymore for us. Perfect family pub

Thank Kirsten_r0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped unexpectedly for a quick lunch, since we parked across the road. We had the fish special and the fish platter which were both divine.

Thank edopir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here our first night in Westport. Glad we booked a table as it was very busy. Would recommend the Thai fishcakes.

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food (duck & sole) and reasonably priced for the good quality. Pint of craft beer was nice and also competitively priced.

Thank Stepho123456
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say ??? Just go. Informal dining setting. The Helm has a buzzy, busy atmosphere. The place is a family business... and you can tell. The service our party received was top notch. And the food ??? Well...my steak was luscious and the...More

Thank Kittybella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the greenway walk from Westport to the pier , very pleasant and only around 1 or 2 km .To top it off , and prepare for walk back we needed a nice cosy restaurant where they had good coffee , drop dead gorgeous...More

1  Thank Travellingirish1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Quay, Westport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 26398
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