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The Helm Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , Seafood
| The Quay, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 26398
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
| The Quay, Westport, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food fab pints yum staff 10 out of 10. Vinny and family run a very enjoyable ship and always love a Sunday here with a very relaxed atmosphere where they are always ready to look after even the most quirky requests. Note it’s not in...More

Thank niall k
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved our meals (especially the seafood platter) - good selection of drinks and tap beers. Look forward to returning.

Thank Aengus J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good, attentive service. Food tasty and well presented. Place very clean. Cant fault it at all.

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in a lovely part of Westport, just outside the town at the Quay. Perfect for parking and a nice place for a walk after a great meal. I was pointed towards this place by a local and I was not disappointed. Starter of prawn...More

Thank Longlad72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just went there for few drinks and small bites , Service was very good, staff friendly and great atmosphere. There are musicians playing Irish music at night.

Thank mariahealy21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food. Great staff. Best place on earth for a birthday meal out. Local seafood was cooked beautifully.

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very busy place,very nice food !!! I enjoy every moment!!! Very quick and waiters very nice!! I recommend!!

Thank Perva T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food friendly staff. we had a delicious meal and drinks. Would recommend to all my family and friends. Great atmosphere very reasonable prices. They even organised a taxi for us.

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of having a couple of fantastic meals in the Helm over the Easter break. The food was superb particularly the seafood but what really sets this family run restaurant and bar apart from the others at the harbour is the personal...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely wee bar with live music in the evenings. It was our new 'local' for the duration of our holidays. Staff all very pleasant and good wee nights had by all.

Thank xxNorthCoast
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14 February 2018|
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Response from Travellingirish1 | Reviewed this property |
Ten minutes by car , maybe 25 minutes walk through the greenway
John M
3 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
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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