A list of highly recommended things to do in Dublin

The Oar House

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We offer a comfortable dining experience in the lovely village of Howth, a “must see” on any visit to Dublin. The Oar House Fish Restaurant Serves Award Winning Seafood, Shellfish and Desserts Seven Days a Week. If you run an experience or are a tour guide you are welcome to come and talk to fellow hosts. A trip to Dublin wouldn’t be the same without a visit to The Oar House!

For more information please visit: https://www.oarhouse.ie/

  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland
  • Music

The House Howth

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An award winning & truly Irish restaurant, cafe, bar, deli and event space situated in the centre of historic Howth Village. The restaurant was once home to the infamous Captain Bligh, now locals and visitors alike enjoy this friendly, homely meeting place for all things food and drink. Great cosy apartment, super restaurants, bars, cafes. Public transport at the door. Upstairs from the truly wonderful. We source our produce locally/our food is homemade/ discretionary 10% service (6 or more).

For more information please visit: http://www.thehouse-howth.ie/

  • Dublin
  • Food
  • Guesthouse
  • Howth
  • Ireland

The Brass Monkey

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The Brass Monkey is a modern European restaurant with emphasis on fish. Our children's menu encourages our younger diners to try fish dishes and explore different tastes. We recommend Dublin Bay Cruises for boat tours from the city centre, Dun Laoghaire and around of Ireland's Eye. Enjoy a great value meal for two with a glass of wine. Try the new neighbourhood menu, available Monday to Friday.

For More Information please visit: https://www.brassmonkey.ie/

  • Dublin
  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland

O'Connells Pub

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Fantastic food from our resident chief Kieron Flood. With local produce and fish caught daily. Situated in the picturesque town of Howth in Dublin’s Northside. Overlooking the harbour and the beautiful Irish sea. Opened in July in 2012 by Simon O’Connell, the aim of the O’Connell family is to have a pub with a relaxed, friendly atmosphere where locals and visitors can feel at home and enjoy a chat and a pint.

For more information please visit: https://www.oconnellshowth.com/

  • Dublin
  • Entertainment
  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland
  • Music

Hidden Howth Experiences

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Experience the real Ireland, as we journey through the areas known only to locals – along with the main attractions. See Howth through the eyes of a local. This experience will let you live, feel & breathe the real Ireland as thou you were a native. Whether you have a passion for Irish history, or prefer listening to the myths and legends you have come to associate with ancient Ireland, there is something for everyone.  As we stroll across Howth Harbour, we will see the fishing boats returning from sea with their latest catch and be able to interact with the local fishermen, who are only too willing to share a story or two!

For more information please visit: https://hiddenhowthexperiences.com/craft-beer-seafood-trail/

  • Day Out
  • Dublin
  • Entertainment
  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland

Christmas Party Night with The Rat Pack

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Back by popular demand and following sell-out performances across the globe, The Definitive Rat Pack brings you an evening of festive classics, including White Christmas, Baby It’s Cold Outside, The Christmas Song and Let It Snow, plus all-time favourites including I’ve Got You Under My Skin, That’s Amore, Mr Bojangles and New York, New York. What better way to get into the festive spirit!

Abbey Tavern Upcoming Events

  • Dublin
  • Guesthouse
  • Howth
  • Ireland
  • Music
  • Rat Pack
  • Xmas

Aqua Restaurant

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We are at the very end of the West Pier overlooking Ireland's Eye and Howth Harbour! Welcome to Aqua, Howth’s award winning seafood restaurant serving the community for over 15 years. In 1986, Howth Yacht Club had again outgrown their premises and it was time to move on. Following their departure the building was used for various purposes including fish offices, but by late in the 20th century the building had become dilapidated and in need of intense renovation. Our Beef, Lamb & Chicken is of Irish Origin. Our Bread is organic and supplied from Tartine Bakery.

For more information please visit : https://aqua.ie/

  • Dublin
  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland

30 Church Street

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Welcome to 30 Church Street, your trusted Neighbourhood Restaurant with the best views in Howth! We pride ourselves in delivering the best of the Irish Hospitality. We are located at 30 Church Street, Howth. Overlooking St. Mary’s Abbey. Book a table today and leave the rest to us!

For more information, please visit: https://www.30churchstreethowth.com/

  • Dublin
  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland

Pat Coldrick

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Pat Coldrick returns to The Abbey Tavern Howth on Saturday 23rd November. Pat Coldrick is an Irish Virtuoso Guitarist and Composer, who is creating a new genre of guitar performance.To really grasp his unique and original guitar playing, you need to experience his live performance.

  • Dublin
  • Guesthouse
  • Howth
  • Ireland
  • Music

Christy Dignam

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Christy's book has been nominated in the An Post book awards on Wednesday November 20th, consequently his November 20th gig has been rescheduled for Wednesday November 27th.

Tickets for Wednesday 20th November will be valid for the rescheduled date of 27th November. Refunds are available from the point of sale. We apologise for any inconvenience this rescheduling may cause.

Abbey Tavern Upcoming Events

  • Dublin
  • Guesthouse
  • Howth
  • Ireland
  • Music

Howth Yacht Club

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Howth Yacht Club was founded as Howth Sailing Club in 1895. Howth Sailing Club later combined with Howth Motor Yacht Club, which had operated from the West Pier since 1935, to form Howth Yacht Club. Laser sailors across all three rigs got prepared for week 3 in what started out an overcast cold morning (almost) worthy of the series title ‘Frostbites’. HYC has a Puppeteer 22 for sale, courtesy of a kind donation by a member and now affording an opportunity to race as part of Howth YC's largest one-design fleet for a modest price.

For More information please visit : https://www.hyc.ie/

  • Day Out
  • Dublin
  • Howth

Howth Adventures

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Explore Howth cliff walk, hidden tracks and secret trails, hearing of Howth's astonishing history with our guides, all Howth locals. Travel through time hearing of Howth’s deep history at the same time surrounded by beautiful marine wildlife including porpoises, seals, gannets, cormorants, oystercatchers and more. Follow the secret paths and trails through the woodlands and heathlands. Explore the charming harbour and historic picturesque coastal village of Howth through the eyes of a local.

For more information please visit: https://www.shaneshowthadventures.com/

  • Day Out
  • Dublin
  • Food
  • Howth
  • Ireland

Dublin Bay Prawn Festival

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The Dublin Bay Prawn Festival has it all. Whatever way you like your prawns – barbecued, whole, shelled, fried, skewered, marinated or sauced – Howth's many award-winning restaurants will not disappoint on this not to be missed weekend. Join the Foodie revolution as they serve your favorite prawn dishes in bite-sized portions at this year's Dublin Bay Prawn Festival.

  • Day Out
  • Dublin
  • Entertainment
  • Food
  • Games
  • Howth
  • Ireland
  • Music