We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Cock Tavern

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


US$5 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
View all details
features, about
Reviews (92)
Filter reviews
81 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews burger fish and chips salad irish music great pint of guinness the main street blue cheese great atmosphere few drinks place to eat cooked to perfection ireland nooks homemade barman grub fab
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 81 reviews
Reviewed December 6, 2018

This pub serves a great pint of Guinness. The food is great too. Its warm, cosy, your typical proper Irish pub. A must visit on the main street in Swords....you can't miss it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lynn D
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Had a heap of pints , then i had some more , donna the lounge girl made me a sandwich , i went at it again , wayne gave me a bad tip for a horse , the cock is mighty grand

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Larry M
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I went for lunch and the food was very good. I had a panini with brisket. It was delicious. The staff was very friendly. I will definitely go back again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Francesca M
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

OMG....this was our last stop before loading the plane homeward....had the steak special and Amy found us so e melted fresh blue cheese to put on them and they were the bomb!!! Best meal in the last two weeks here in Ireland besides the bacon...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chefchelynn
Reviewed September 8, 2018

After a long day flying from Detroit, MI to Iceland then down to Dublin all we wanted was a quick dinner and then hit the hay. We drove to Swords looking for some place to eat. Stopped by an ATM and while my husband was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StoneWiegman
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

It s a special place in swords... I love team and food... it's a good place to eat and drink... I love this pub Five stars 😍

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Martina Angelin... L
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Nothing overly special, but good place to stop in for a meal and/or drink. Large menu with standard pub fare. Burger was good.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank amp1231
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

8 of us went into the cock tavern on a busy Saturday night hoping for a table to get some dinner. A friendly waitress approached us, we could see how busy they were but with a little shuffling around she fitted us all in. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 979joannad
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Went to the cock tavern for food and few drinks. Have been a lot on a night out but now for food. Cod and chips fab as was the nachos. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nick M
Reviewed July 27, 2018

The Cock Tavern (Heritage Pub) located on Main Street in Swords, Ireland offers a wide variety of appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, salads, and traditional Irish fare. The quality of the food is quite good and reasonably priced. Our server (Jane) was polite, cheerful, and very efficient....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Steve F
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Cock Tavern staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing