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 Ivy House

) #541 of 2,086 Restaurants in Dublin $$ - $$$ International, Irish,
114 Upper Drumcondra Rd | Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland
+353 1 837 5385
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (17 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
International, Irish, Bar, Pub, European
$$ - $$$
114 Upper Drumcondra Rd | Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (273)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 220 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This was my favorite stop for dinner in Dublin. I got the buttermilk chicken which was incredible; one of the best meals I had during our 9 day stay in Ireland. My husband got the bangers and mash, and my brother the fish and chips....More

Thank brianna91987
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Of a large group of friends and family.We had informed them of our intending visit and so an adequate number of tables were set aside for us. Plenty of staff were on hand to look after us and our food was not and plentiful. The...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered the cajan chicken with cheese sandwich. It came with a large portion of wedges, coleslaw & a drink. The sandwich was amazing & so big l could only manage half of it. The portion of wedges was also very large & l could...More

Thank lizzie4916
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this bar restaurant before we attended a recent concert. The venue is well arranged with good seating. There was a considerable queue of drinks and a delay before we were able to order and then eat our food. Perhaps they should think about...More

Thank TavellingMcs
Reviewed 10 July 2017

smashing big boozer we were staying over the road and only visited for drink nice pub and pretty reasonable for Dublin

Thank kennytaylor
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I went to the Ivy House for lunch with my father on Friday, July 7 2017 looking for a quick bite to eat. The place was absolutely empty which sent the alarms belling ringing but we were in a hurry for an appointment so we...More

Thank chrisbutler101
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch in the restaurant and can honestly say was the worst over priced lunch in my life. To begin the waitress was not welcoming at all we we're invisible sitting there so when I went to the bar to order drinks and...More

Thank littletravelbug22
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

A great place for the younger 20-40 crowd. They serve both drinks and food, with a broad selection of tastes). I highly suggest the "buttermilk chicken". Thursday nights they run a €4 drink special (which includes of their libations).

Thank Jacob G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We tried many restaurants during our two-week stay in Dublin. Service, fresh food, atmosphere was A++++ We went back for a final dinner on our last day and it was just as wonderful as our 1st visit! Servers even helped us track down our lost...More

Thank calzo72
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Went here on a recommendation from friends who were in Dublin few weeks before. It's a pretty place and we were seated by a window table. We ordered drinks, starters, soups and salad, and mains. Every single thing was delicious. Highly recommend the tomato soup...More

Thank Jilbear
Nearby Restaurants
The Lovely Food Company
114 reviews
.88 km away
Restaurant 104
298 reviews
.05 km away
Fagan's Pub
281 reviews
.60 km away
Chilli Banana
183 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum
2,217 reviews
1.29 km away
National Botanic Gardens
2,292 reviews
1.24 km away
Experience Gaelic Games
353 reviews
.76 km away
Howth Guided Tours
39 reviews
1.58 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Ivy House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 02:30
12:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Upper Drumcondra Rd | Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 837 5385
  • E-mail
The Ivy House is a contemporary bar / restaurant with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Set in the leafy suburb of Drumcondra its prime location is within a stones throw to the city centre. With sumptuous menus and a fine selection of wines, craft beers & whiskeys from around the world, you are sure to find something to suit your taste. There is also a heated covered beer garden at the rear. All party sizes are catered for with 2 private areas also available. Restaurant Opening Hours: Mon to Sun - 12:00 to 22:00 Bar Opening Hours: Monday to Wednesday 12.00pm to 11.30pm / Thursday to Saturday 12:00pm to 2.30am / Sunday 12.30pm to 11:00pm
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