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Wrights Cafe Bar

The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
+353 1 840 6744
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 424 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Really nice food & quick service. Pretty good variation on the menu to choose from. Can't really fault the place.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for escape after busy day shopping in pavs. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Not all places are so helpful when you have young children with you. Menu has something for everyone and not just the usual pub grub.. My new favorite place...More

Thank Sheshe2707
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Wow what a fantastic review, thank you so much. Wrights Café Bar is in a super location just across from the Pavillion Shopping Centre, a real escape from the hussle & bustle where you can enjoy a bite to eat in a relaxed environment. We've...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great food and service! Couldn’t have asked for a better waitress, Fiona! Definitely come backMore

Thank Carl K
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Carl, thank you for your top review, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar. Its a super spot for a bite to eat with lots of delicious dishes at great value and to top it off we have some of the best staff around including...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great varied menu for adults and kids. Service is excellent too and staff are super friendly. We go almost every week.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Amanda, thank you for your fab review, delighted you all enjoy Wrights Café Bar. Its a relaxed, friendly environment perfect for all the family, we believe happy kids = happy parents :) We've lots of options for the kids from the usual suspects from...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great atmosphere In cafe bar night r day , every single one of the staff members are there for all ur needs , food is definitely top of the range and priced very well , looking forward To our next visit derek &...More

Thank derek b
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Derek & Claire, wow thank you for an amazing review. With late night 7 nights a week, live music, top dj's & some of the very best food deals around Wrights Café Bar is always guaranteed a super atmosphere & friendly service. Delight you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family meal ordered 3 rack of ribs told they were honey flavour but arrived very different the sauce was not honey and tasted disgusting.My 10 year old ordered spagetti bolognase which was very dry she didnt eat it no flavour on it.Customer relations very poor...More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback & firstly apologies you didn't enjoy your meal. We take great pride both in our high standards of food & service, this along with our great value deals have made the café bar one of...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

ok.. so my friends and I went here for a small get together recently... I have to say that the location is excellent, the decor is very nice and the staff are excellent. Security staff who greeted us upon arrival were very courteous and well...More

Thank DRB1973
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank your for your 5 star review, delighted you & your friends had a great night with us at Wrights Café Bar. With late night & top DJ's 7 nights a week its the ultimate party venue. Our staff are amazing & do what they...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

Nachos very disappointing, hardly any mince & cheese, mostly just tortilla chips. They’d no salmon prawns or crab cakes left either.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Annmarie, thank you for your comments & I will pass them on to the gm. & head chef. Apologies the nachos were not up to scratch, I can assure you this isn't the norm & they are one of the most popular starters on...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

We had a birthday party recently in Wrights and cannot rate highly enough. The bar staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. They commented on how well the children were behaved and they really looked after us.We didn't eat on this occasion but have eaten here...More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Michelle, wow thank your for your top review. Im so pleased you all enjoyed your special occasion with us. delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar so much. Its a super place for familys & we have some great deals, Kids Eat Free every Sunday...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Saturday afternoon lunch and drinks. Food was tasty and good value. Service was friendly but not intrusive. A busy lively and bright cafe bar.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank your for your top review, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar so much. Its a super place with an extensive bar food menu & lots of great deals both on food & drinks. If you've not been in on a Friday before be sure...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Swords
  • Phone Number: +353 1 840 6744
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Description
Ever since it opened its doors in 2001, the award-winning Wrights Cafe Bar has been acknowledged as the premier late night bar and live music entertainment venue, not just in Swords, but also on Dublin’s northside.A winner of such awards as the Black & White Scotch Whisky ‘National Super Pub of the Year’ and Best Licensed Premises, Wrights Cafe Bar combines luxury, style, colour and comfort to give an unmatched atmosphere that appeals to all tastes. Whether it’s a pleasant drink or appetising food or watching big sporting occasions on plasma screens, Wrights is geared to meet your needs.Wrights Cafe Bar is split into a number of separate areas and levels – an upper level lounge, with dramatic red and cream furniture, dark wood tables and chandeliers, gives a distinctive ‘bordello’ effect; then behind the bar, there’s a secluded lounge that overlooks an open-plan area below, complete with a purpose-built stage area that’s perfect for dancing to live music.It has established a regular clientele and and has proven an attraction to visitors from further afield, while it can also cater for parties and special functions, with areas specially reserved for larger groups.A superb selection of wines, spirits and beers from around the world, the finest champagnes, exciting cocktails and speciality coffees are always on offer while a wide diversity of food is served from 12 noon to 9.00pm daily. Lunch and evening menus and daily specials are just part of the service, with an Early Bird option available between 5pm and 7pm, Monday to Friday.
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