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Wrights Cafe Bar

The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
+353 1 840 6744
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (46 reviews)
“onion rings” (10 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Plaza, Swords, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

ok.. so my friends and I went here for a small get together recently... I have to say that the location is excellent, the decor is very nice and the staff are excellent. Security staff who greeted us upon arrival were very courteous and well...More

Thank DRB1973
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank your for your 5 star review, delighted you & your friends had a great night with us at Wrights Café Bar. With late night & top DJ's 7 nights a week its the ultimate party venue. Our staff are amazing & do what they...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nachos very disappointing, hardly any mince & cheese, mostly just tortilla chips. They’d no salmon prawns or crab cakes left either.More

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Thank annmarie607
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Annmarie, thank you for your comments & I will pass them on to the gm. & head chef. Apologies the nachos were not up to scratch, I can assure you this isn't the norm & they are one of the most popular starters on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a birthday party recently in Wrights and cannot rate highly enough. The bar staff were extremely friendly and accommodating. They commented on how well the children were behaved and they really looked after us.We didn't eat on this occasion but have eaten here...More

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Thank Michelle01971
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Michelle, wow thank your for your top review. Im so pleased you all enjoyed your special occasion with us. delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar so much. Its a super place for familys & we have some great deals, Kids Eat Free every Sunday...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday afternoon lunch and drinks. Food was tasty and good value. Service was friendly but not intrusive. A busy lively and bright cafe bar.More

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Thank Alan D
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank your for your top review, delighted you enjoyed Wrights Café Bar so much. Its a super place with an extensive bar food menu & lots of great deals both on food & drinks. If you've not been in on a Friday before be sure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cosmopolitan.excellent food and relaxing outside in their veranda especially on a summers day.The service is second to none,always somebody to assist you.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your amazing review & delighted you stopped in Wrights Café Bar for a bite to eat & even better it was a sunny day so you could enjoy our outdoor dining space. There is always a great atmosphere & & this can...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of room great food not too noisy. Lots of big screen TVs if you’re into that sort of thing. Close to downtown Swords.More

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

Thanks Dave for your top review & delighted you enjoyed your time at Wrights Café Bar. Its a great spot for a bite to eat with lots of great value deals or if sports your thing our big screens make it a popular choice. Hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did enjoy my visit to Wright’s. The food was pretty delicious & cocktails were superb. Only complaint was when we moved to the upstairs Lounge it was full of teenagers. Some were sloppy drunk. I was shocked to see vomiting in bathroom sink!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Local pub near shopping center with great hambugers and great screens to watch the World Cup. Good salads as well.More

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WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. Delighted you enjoyed your visit. With 5 TVs we're a great venue to watch the world cup and just a short stroll from the Pavilions. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Warm regards Veronica...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lunch in a very nice comfortable Restaurant ,Staff very friendly and helpful requiring a nice tip .Our son ordered the seafood salad and enjoyed ,with a pint of lager ,I decided to go simple and just have the fish and chips .it was nice but...More

Thank gerrydoorley
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Gerry, Thank you for your lovely feedback. Wrights Café Bar I snot only a great night spot with DJ's till 2.30am 7 nights a week but also a nice relaxed atmosphere for a bite to eat with family & friends. I think you may...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great if you are young and wanna dance the night away with a bunch of drunks!! We went in looking for somewhere to get a drink but ended up staying longer just being entertained by the crazy crowd! If you want a...More

Thank Kelly A
WrightB_13, Director of Sales at Wrights Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kelly, Thank you for your 4 star review. Wrights Café Bar is one of North county Dublins top night spots with DJ's till 2.30am 7 nights a week but also a nice relaxed atmosphere for a bite to eat with family & friends with...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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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