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Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar

17 Main Street, Swords, Ireland
+353 1 890 3855
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (174 reviews)
“sizzling prawns” (11 reviews)
“surf and turf” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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17 Main Street, Swords, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 645 reviews

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Was pretty excited to bring bring my wife here having had a great experience a couple years ago with a friend, and a fantastic lads night the year before that. My starter was pretty good, but my steak on a stone main was only an...More

Thank iLovejoy
Robsmasterson, Owner at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi ilovejoy, I am very sorry you didn't enjoy your most recent visit. I am surprised your steaks weren't as enjoyable as you would like as our beef is of the highest quality available to us. If you let me know the date you were...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went for a business dinner. Steak on a stone and rib eye was really good. starters were delicious also. Lamb shank was really dry but they could not do enough for us and offered to change the meal. Service was superb and would not hesitate...More

Thank Grace P
Robsmasterson, Owner at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Grace P, This review is up there with the most rewarding reviews we have recieved, it shows that, even when something is not right, all is not lost. If dealt with properly it can still be a great night ! Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I am a regular here for family events and any other excuse to go :) This has to be my favourite restaurant. Robbie the owner and his staff are exceptional and ensure very high standard of food and service and it never fails to disappoint....More

Thank C M
Robsmasterson, Owner at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi CM, Thank you for taking the time to review our Restaurant. We are delighted to hear that we are a favourite of yours. We always try to strive to give the customers the best experience possible, but it makes it all worthwhile to hear...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Nice food, we went in for the early bird & nearly had the place to ourselves although it was midweek. Tasty food none the less

Thank Connos32
Robsmasterson, Owner at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Connos32, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We had a family occasion there the food was superb the staff were great and very patient as we had four children with us really enjoyed it and will go back againMore

Thank aideenblanchfield2
Adam K, Manager at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Hi Aideen Thanks for your recent visit and review, we really appreciate it. We're delighted to hear you had an enjoyable experience with us. We're a family run business so we're always happy to welcome families and kids in to our Restaurant. Thanks again, and...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017

They have a tendency to over book and as a result they end up putting the overflow into the area upstairs. This would be ok if there where more people there but when its only 2 tables, this results in a lack of atmosphere and...More

Thank deekat
Adam K, Manager at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Hi deekat Thanks for your review. I am not sure when you last visited but we have not had an Upstairs area since May 2017. And prior to that, the Upstairs was used from December 2016 - May 2017 as a private function room only....More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

we went in on Wednesday nite, me my partner and 19 year old daughter, the staff went out of their way to see we had a welcoming and enjoyable evening, (especially romanna) and the food was amazing too...we are returning again tonight to enjoy the...More

Thank browngettindown
Adam K, Manager at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi browngettindown Thanks for your recent and review, we really appreciate the feedback. We're delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable experience with us. We'll be sure to pass all of your feedback on to Ramona and all of our staff. Thanks again, and...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We dropped in here last Sat while attending the Fingal Fleadh, it was raining so eating indoors was on the top of priorities. This place did not disappoint, the prawns starter was unreal and the burger was more than substantial. Happy diners all round. Service...More

Thank joemurr86
Adam K, Manager at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Hi joemurr86 Thanks for your recent visit and review, we really appreciate the feedback. We're delighted to hear you had an enjoyable experience with us. Our Sizzling Prawns starter has always been very popular, as are our Burgers, so we're really glad to hear you...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

Eating in this restraunt for some time now.Can be hit and miss depending on how busy the place is.Gaffer is a nice man .More

Thank ramb01968
Adam K, Manager at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Hi ramb01968 Thanks for your review, we really appreciate the feedback. We're aware that not every night in the Restaurant goes seamlessly but please rest assured we're always looking for creative solutions to any issues which can arise on very busy nights as well as...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Masterson's is for me simply the best in town. Not only the food is excellent, also the amusement by the young staff is unique. So this last eveneing from our trip through Ireland this year stays unforgettable and believe me, when ever I come...More

Thank Urs790
Adam K, Manager at Masterson's Steak House & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Hi Urs790 Thank you for your recent visit and review, we really appreciate the feedback. We're delighted to hear you had such a memorable experience with us. I'll be sure to forward all of your comments on to all of our staff. We sincerely hope...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Main Street, Swords, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Swords
  • Phone Number: +353 1 890 3855
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Description
About Masterson's ... Masterson's Steakhouse opened its doors in May 2009. After training in hotel & Catering Management, which included a stint in the famous Ballymaloe house and three years learning the ways of some of Chicago's most famous eateries, we decided the time was right to open an American Style Steakhouse. Upon Arrival we took apart the interior of the original shop, an Italian Restaurant, for refurbishment. We closed for 4 weeks and reopened on the 5th of May. The intervening Seven Years have been a fantastic adventure, a lot of our original staff are still with us, supplemented by some fantastic people who have joined our project since. All of our Steaks our 100% Irish and fully traceable farm to fork. Our salads are all sourced fresh from the farms of Rush, our vegetables also when the weather is good enough ! We have a full breakdown of nut allergies, available from chef upon request, which is also on view outside the kitchen. All of our Sauces are Gluten free, we have gluten free bread, Pasta and Pizza. We are proud to be associated with The Nutrition & Health Foundation and the Restaurants association of Ireland. The initiative is designed to enhance the range and portion size of nutritious meals available to families in the Restaurant setting. We continue to strive to be the best, to put only the best produce on your plate & to offer an experience like no other !
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