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The Quays Bar

) #17 of 48 Restaurants in Portrush $$ - $$$ , British,
63 Eglinton Street, Portrush BT56 8DZ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7082 3889
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Irish, International
$$ - $$$
63 Eglinton Street, Portrush BT56 8DZ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal of Cod and Chips. it was a huge portion. Batter was crispy, chips were great and mushy peas on the side. We will definitely be back up for more. Great atmosphere and friendly staff as well

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quays is no frills good food from starters to main courses to desserts. It is reasonably priced. Seat yourself, order at the bar, and enjoy a good meal. Bar is great. Staff are friendly and helpful. One bartender had a tide app on his phone...More

Thank JeraldoH
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Nice friendly bar and restaurant. food was absolutely delicious and very inexpensive would definitely recommend this place to anyone visiting portrush for a bite to eat or even just for a pint definitely will be back.

Thank Andy1280
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great bar menu, food is priced at a very competitive price, very very tasty, will certainly be back. Also a good atmosphere in the bar. Excellent.

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

2nd time in the last month I've visited The Quays & again left appreciating the great food, drink & staff helpfulness, well worth a visit if you like good Ales (atlantic cask) & all round great selection of beers amongst nice people.

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Visited this place several times during the NW200 week, very busy, but excellent staff, service and prices. Range of entertainment first class. Easy to get to, good location. Well worth a visit, you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Alex E
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and drinks the locals are friendly and every Boulmer could learn a thing from Jason here at the quays

1  Thank emmalj71
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Called here after getting of the train. Just opposite the station. Remember when this was just a bar (many years ago). Food was quite nice. Locals seem to use this bar. Beer garden in enclosed area. Happy with service and food.

Thank THOMASCLondonderry
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We hired the Quays conference room for our daughters christening and were certainly not disappointed. I left decorations in which the bar staff kindly put up for our arrival. The room is just a nice size and separate from the bar itself. We had buffet...More

1  Thank Sharlene M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Had a few drinks here in the afternoon with lunch, great food, returned in the evening for drinks and to enjoy the music, brilliant night out will defiantly be back here

Thank Graham M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Eglinton Street, Portrush BT56 8DZ, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Portrush
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7082 3889
  • E-mail
The Quays Bar Portrush, (formally known as The Alpha Bar) is a family run bar with over 40 years experience. Situated opposite the Portrush Train station and a stone throw away from the west strand beach, it is the perfect gathering place for those wanting to enjoy Portrushs famous events such as the North West 200, The Airshow , Raft Race, Atlantic Sessions or Pipe Band Championships. Having been recently renovated and expanded, it is now one of the busiest bars in the triangle area. Winning accolades such as, Pub of Ulster's 2012 'Best new/improved' bars in Antrim and being a finalist in their 'Best neighbourhood bar' division. The Quays bar has become a hub for tourists and locals alike. Hosting a large selection of: beers from 'Around the world', cocktails, draught and bottled beers, coffees, specially selected wines and spirit promotions such as '2 x selected spirits and mix for £5', there is something to suit all tastes. The Quays Bar decor is a blend of a traditional Irish pub theme with a modern twist, offering customers a warm, clean and welcoming atmosphere in which to relax and shelter from the North Coast weather or kick their heels up and start the weekend party. With 5 large screen televisions showing all live sporting events, an extensive outdoor smoking area/beer garden, LIVE music Friday-Sunday, free WI-FI, daily drink promotions and delicious homemade pub grub served Tuesday-Sunday, there is no better place to be on the North Coast. Open 7 days a week and serving food Tuesday-Sunday (during winter months) and daily during summer months. We cater for all parties/charity events/private functions. Buffet and full meal options available.
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