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Things to do in Clontarf, Dublin

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Movie Theater
“You can watch movies and have a sit on Costa Cafe to have a nice chat with local people. Playing bowling would be another good activity ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“traditional old pub good for a quiet pint and also for a bit of crack on match days”
  • 12 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Eat in or take home. I like to order a medium food box with three slices of rare beef and a selection of salads. I always ask them for French Dressing on the side. They can heat many of the items on offer.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Pub
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“Little gastropub not too far a walk up Fairview Strand. Have a full gluten free menu for any coeliacs and are dog friendly. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Reasonably priced, local restaurant (if you don't feel like a trip into town).”
  • 4 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Good Italian food - pasta and pizzas for all tastes (also some other options as steaks, salads and curry dishes”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“A great local pub for anyone looking for an authentic Irish pub experience!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Food
“A lovely old style family grocer centre, with laundrette, hardwares, hairdressers & coffee shop”
  • 6 locals recommend
Transportation
“Trip to Howth-get off at howth train station and walk howth head- fish & chips in howth village- the best!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Sublocality
“Perfect place to experience thousands of birds in a reserve so close to the city.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“The best Indian takeaway. In Ireland Indian food is always a little more expensive than Chinese. I have no idea why? Bombay Pantry is always worth the little extra, freshly cooked to order.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Traditional local pub serving a great pint of Guinness. There is no food served, but you can buy fish &chips from Beshoffs next door and eat in the pub with your pint! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Entertainment
“The pub, located in the premises of the former Station House, offers great food, Craft Beer, Cocktails & a huge selections of Gin.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Route
“Wonderful beach setting with promenade. Walk or DART train to Howth fishing village and mountains for hiking”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Lovely Thai food. Only a few places available to sit inside, but they also serve wine. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Real old Dublin local pub - tiled floor and booths. Also serves food. Bookmakers next door if you fancy a flutter”
  • 4 locals recommend