The Wright Group

First established in 1996 and now employing over 700 people, we operate a number of award-winning food halls, restaurants and bars in Dublin. Each of our venues have their own unique locations and personalities with tailor-made menus to tempt and tantalise with the best of local Irish ingredients.

Wrights Café Bar Swords – A place to be enjoyed, by day or by night.

Wrights Café Bar Swords is one of the most iconic bars in Dublin. We opened our doors over 20 years ago, back in 2001. Our award-winning bar has been acknowledged as a premier late-night bar and live music entertainment venue in North Dublin. We’re also renowned for our delicious gastro bar food. Our lunch, dinner and Sunday menus appeal to all. We’ve our famous Wrights fish and chips, homemade Irish beef burgers, saucy wings, drool worthy desserts plus lots more! You definitely won’t go hungry! We also have great options available for corporate gatherings, funerals and birthday milestones with hot food buffets and finger food options. These can be catered according to your needs.

We’re an award-winning venue. We’ve won awards such as the Black & White Scotch Whisky ‘National Super Pub of the Year’ Best Licensed Premises and Best pub at Fingal Chamber awards.

Our venue combines style, comfort and friendly vibes to give an unmatched atmosphere that appeals to all tastes. Whether you want to enjoy some delicious food, great cocktails, watch the big game or have a bop, we’re the destination for you!

Did you know, we have live DJs and bands play weekly. We’re also open late Thursday to Sunday! Check out our social media to find out about current promotions and DJs playing

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Planning a party or a work night out?
We have a fantastic deal with finger food and a glass of bubbly for just €10pp.
There is no charge to reserve an area.

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Late Night Party Bar

Another Wright Good Night.

Café Bar Swords is famous for its fun environment and unmatched atmosphere that appeals to all tastes. One of North Dublin’s best late night party venues with top DJs and amazing live music weekly.

Cafe Bar Swords

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    Call: (01) 840 6778