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Wrights Cafe Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , European
The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
+353 1 840 6744
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly bar tenders, ended up eating at the bar. Good was good, not very crowded, it was about 6-8 pm on a Thursday. Will definitely go back next time we are in swordsMore

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

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your recent visit to Wrights Cafe Bar. Keep an eye on our daily specials and our Family Meal Deal which is available Monday to Thursday. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Go here all the time for a bite to eat/for drinks with friends and the staff are always lovely, great place with a great service.

Thank Florina K
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Florina for taking the time to write your review. We really do pride ourselves on good food, drink and excellent service. We hope to see you back again soon! Warm regards Veronica Duggan Veronica@wbg.ie

Reviewed 18 April 2018

We love going for dinner on a Sunday with out kids. Staff are very friendly and food is delicious. Great value for money under 12's eat free with very paying adult main course on Sunday.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi Keira, Thanks for your super review, its much appreciated. Wrights Café Bar is a great family dining option with lots of choices on the adults & kids menus. We've also introduced new Kiddie Mocktails so the kids can enjoy something a bit special. Also...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Had my 20th birthday here recently could not fault the staff! Fiona took are booking the week of the party and ensured the area I wanted would be reserved for me. On the night of the party she greeted me and all my friends making...More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Kate, Thank you for your amazing review. I'm delighted to hear you had such a fantastic birthday celebration with us in Wrights Café Bar. Its a super spot for any celebration & our staff are delighted to ensure you have a wonderful night, Ill...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Great atmosphere and great sevice. HAd food which was superb...Great portions and tasty. Good value also. They have spoecial offers such as Burger and a pint for €10 - great value....Buzzing on weekends but quiet aftenoons so inviting for a quiet lunchMore

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for your fab review, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar. Our food is top notch & with €10 daily deals, Family Meal Deal €39 along with lots of other offers there is something for everyone. Don't forget our Free After Work Fridays? Every...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great staff and lovely atmosphere. The food is extremely reasonable compared to anywhere else in Swords. The cocktails are great also.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for your amazing review, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar so much. Our aim is to provide great quality food at good prices. We have a fantastic range of tasty dishes from burgers to steak & prawns & everything in-between. With €10 daily...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

been here twice on both my trips to dublin close to swords shopping centre and the cinema, the bar is always busy so best to book a table, the food is really good and the drinks really nice. on friday they have a dj which...More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for your amazing review, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar so much. Our food is top notch & with €10 daily deals, Family Meal Deal €39 along with lots of other offers there is something for everyone. Hope you got to enjoy our...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great food and drink but this place gets extremely busy around peak times. We booked on a saturday but the place was packed.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Kevin, Thank you for your lovely review, I'm delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar. Its true it can get busy, best to book if possible but we will always do our best to look after everyone. We have some amazing food & drinks special...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

We enjoyed the leek and potato soup with Irish brown bread. The daily special, stir fry, caught our eye. Pwawns with noodles for me and chicken with rice for my wife. Very well prepared, hot, fresh, and tasty.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Hi Ray, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar, all our food is freshly prepared & made to order so your are guaranteed great quality & value. Check out our €10 daily specials Mon-Fri & if your around on a Friday 6-7pm we do Free After...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018

Great food, great service. The menu and ambiance was amazing....great music! I recommend eating at Wright's while visiting Swords.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thanks for your fab review, really appreciate it. Wrights Café Bar is a great spot for a bite to eat, we have recently redesigned our menu with lots of tasty dishes at great value including Mon-Fri €10 daily specials. With live music Friday & Sunday...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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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