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The Playhouse

45-51 Main Street, Portrush BT56 8BL, Northern Ireland
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
1 Aug 2016
“First choice to watch football!”
7 Jun 2016
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45-51 Main Street, Portrush BT56 8BL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I usually head to The Playhouse to watch football or sport on TV when in Portrush They have several TV's around the place and a large screen showing the live games. The drinks are reasonably priced and the atmosphere always good. There is often live...More

Thank Williame57
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Sports/tourist bar that manages to be small and intimate. Great selection of tasty ales. Friendly bar staff and bar. I came in as a quiet stranger and wished I could have stayed for another pint of Maggie's Leap.

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

We visited here as a group of friends and found the service we received friendly and efficient. The venue did look as though it could be doing with some investment as the decor was tired and worn, however we thoroughly enjoyed our meal and would...More

Thank Niall D
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Been to a few comedy gigs and such, very nice seating arrangements to watch shows but does tend to feel a tad dirty inside

Thank Johnny A
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Attended a show here and the atmosphere was great. We didn't eat but had a great time Bar staff were friendly and queues moved quickly

Reviewed 14 September 2013

The interior was drab and dirty looking. especially up stairs, which was a bad start, we should have walked back out.We ordered our meal from a page which had seen better days, menu had a good enough selection.When our food came it was like swimming...More

Thank 49betty
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Watched live football match here, great atmosphere :) Stayed for a few hours Best Strawberry daiquiri i have had :)

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 19 August 2013

The interior of the playhouse is lovely, however it has not obtained its true potential. The staff and clientele all look and behave like they are trying to audition for the Jeremy Kyle show. Nightmare experience. It looks good, but sadly it's all fur coat...More

2  Thank ISawAnAngel
Reviewed 25 July 2013

on arriving we waited 10 minutes before we were seen by a young lady, she was very apologetic and we were shown to our table, menu was reasonably priced with a good selection, so we had to go downstairs to order food and yet again...More

1  Thank sammy r
Reviewed 23 July 2013

I ate here during lunch time and cannot find anything at fault. The service was excellent and the food was excellent! I did not find any faults at all!

Thank nicelad2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45-51 Main Street, Portrush BT56 8BL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Portrush
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