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East Cafe Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , Seafood
6 East Pier, Howth, Ireland
+353 1 832 5235
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“lobster” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6 East Pier, Howth, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped into East for coffee. We were seated beside their lobster menu and couldn't resist the temptation of a shared lobster salad. Absolutely delicious, and surprisingly great value!! Highly recommended!

Thank ClontarfBrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited East Cafe Bar for lunch and stayed till darkness. Both food and service was great.... Favorite lunch dish was chowder and crab claws as side dish, very very yummy.....

Thank Pim1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in July had dinner and there were problems, so we decided to try it again just because it is popular. Service was really really bad, they were all talking to friends while beers were empty on all the tables, ours and others. Try...More

Thank Arctic_O_Ring
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had been to East Cafe for drinks before and it had been very pleasant, so we decided to have a family dinner out at the East. We arrived and the staff were very friendly and talkative. We ordered and after 35 minutes, one of...More

Thank Trainfanireland
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious with reasonable price. The sitting area with nice sea view and nice staff. We had fish&chips , Calamari,Vegetable soup which were delicious 👍 We only encourage them to take care of cleaning the place as the tables are bit dirty and...More

Thank Bu_Omran_UAE
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Exciting delicious food! They do not take reservations! Trip Advisor wants me to say more! Exciting delicious food! Got it? Delicious exciting food.

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Ordered Dublin Lawyer Lobster, 500G, really to small to appreciate, came with chips and side salad for 30 euros. Partner ordered fish cakes and salad. Food was way to small for the prices. Bar was fully stocked and bottled beers very good. Next time will...More

Thank Arctic_O_Ring
Reviewed 4 July 2017

If you want a lovely view of Howth Pier and some delicious seafood that won't break the bank this is the cafe for you. I'm a local of Howth, I come here with friends all the time. Service is a bit slow but when the...More

Thank PrincessAT1986
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

On our long weekend trip to Dublin we made a bus trip to small town called Howth, where we had the most amazing lunch at fish restaurant called East Cafe Bar close to marina. Oysters and crab claws were delicious and Lobster Dublin Lawyer crowned...More

Thank Giedrė S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner in this snug cafe. Oysters, seafood chowder, crab and fish cakes were fresh and perfectly prepared. The chowder was the best ever. Wish this place was closer to Georgia and home.

1  Thank emoryeagle73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 East Pier, Howth, Ireland (Formerly King Sitric Restaurant & Accommodation)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Howth
  • Phone Number: +353 1 832 5235
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