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The Ivy House

114 Upper Drumcondra Rd | Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland
+353 1 837 5385
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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International, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
114 Upper Drumcondra Rd | Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere here it was busy for during the week evening after work / college. I had the chicken curry wasn’t bad at all and good to be sitting beside the fire this time of year. A student haunt I would describe it as but...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Had dinner here a few weeks ago and the place was very busy due to football being on. As a result, service was exceptionally slow. The frustrating part was we could see empty tables being cleared around us while we sat for a good 20-25...More

Thank karenshaw158
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

It was very convenient to where we were staying and was looking forward to a few drinks + some food. But unfortunately, I was less than impressed with the Ivy House, especially with all the great bars around Dublin nowadays. The food was bland (at...More

2  Thank John K
Reviewed 11 October 2017

the ivy house is a magnificent bar for city centre Dublin the décor is fantastic , bar staff you could not fault a relaxing comfortable piano playing bar this is a must to see

1  Thank Graeme L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were staying across the street in the Dublin Skylon Hotel and went to the Ivy House for dinner. It is more cavernous then a typical pub, but the menu was standard fare. The fish and chips were fresh and hot. My wife's seafood pasta...More

1  Thank W-Hartford_CT
Reviewed 26 September 2017

As this was near a bus stop to the city we went in for a quick drink. Good atmosphere and friendly staff. The following evening we went for a meal, both had fish and chips and the food was excellent and at similar price to...More

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This was my favorite stop for dinner in Dublin. I got the buttermilk chicken which was incredible; one of the best meals I had during our 9 day stay in Ireland. My husband got the bangers and mash, and my brother the fish and chips....More

1  Thank brianna91987
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Of a large group of friends and family.We had informed them of our intending visit and so an adequate number of tables were set aside for us. Plenty of staff were on hand to look after us and our food was not and plentiful. The...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered the cajan chicken with cheese sandwich. It came with a large portion of wedges, coleslaw & a drink. The sandwich was amazing & so big l could only manage half of it. The portion of wedges was also very large & l could...More

Thank lizzie4916
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this bar restaurant before we attended a recent concert. The venue is well arranged with good seating. There was a considerable queue of drinks and a delay before we were able to order and then eat our food. Perhaps they should think about...More

Thank TavellingMcs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
International, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Upper Drumcondra Rd | Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 837 5385
  • E-mail
The Ivy House is a contemporary bar / restaurant with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Set in the leafy suburb of Drumcondra its prime location is within a stones throw to the city centre. With sumptuous menus and a fine selection of wines, craft beers & whiskeys from around the world, you are sure to find something to suit your taste. There is also a heated covered beer garden at the rear. All party sizes are catered for with 2 private areas also available. Restaurant Opening Hours: Mon to Sun - 12:00 to 22:00 Bar Opening Hours: Monday to Wednesday 12.00pm to 11.30pm / Thursday to Saturday 12:00pm to 2.30am / Sunday 12.30pm to 11:00pm
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