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The Old Fort

Shannonbridge Co | Roscommon, Shannonbridge, Ireland
+353 90 967 4973
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Price range: $21 - $37
Hours:
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
Description: lovely food set in unique building recommended by bridgestone
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: lovely food set in unique building recommended by bridgestone
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  • English first
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English first
Sligo, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Visited here 7:30 on Wednesday eve, on time for early bird! I went for the early bird choices which were limited, but choice of three starters and two mains and all looked good. I had a great steak, Liz went for seafood platter from a la carte. Both were top class. Service was prompt and friendly. The chef came into... More

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Dublin
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Old Fort itself is steeped in history. It's in the most amazing setting with ample car parking. You will be greeted by fantastic and professional staff and the food selecton is very comprehensive. I had Zebra and it was just divine. Our friends adored the whole experience from start to finish. They are bringing some great memories back to... More

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Tullamore, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great food in a wonderful setting served by professional friendly staff, we had the fantastic value early bird last Saturday and will be back again soon

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Athlone, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The old fort really lives up to it name. what a place. was ther last night for a steak after hearing alot of good report i had to go there to see what the people were talking about. the steak was just out of this world. from the time we arrived there till we left the staff were brillant and... More

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Galway, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Was there last night with my wife and had the early bird menu , I haven't been there since the new management took over bit will be back soon, brilliant value for 19.90 had the fried Camembert and the striplion steak , the steak was to die for lovely char flavoured and had horseradish sauce and there was breaded silver... More

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Athlone
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Wow Fabulous steaks, portions are massive . We had an early bird special 2 courses for €19,90 Unbelievable value The biggest steak I've ever eaten arrived with hand cut home made chips Couldn't even eat 1/2 of eat I genuinely can't get over the value for money 2 early birds starters & 14oz steaks plus 2 drinks €46 Steaks were... More

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I and some of my family were looking for somewhere new to try on the June Bank Holiday. Some suggested the Old Fort in Shannonbridge. I was not expecting too much but were we all surprised and delighted with the outcome? I have to say it was one of the best dining experiences we have had for a long time.... More

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Galway, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Sunday of a bank holiday weekend, time for a nice meal. All the good restaurants booked. Some one said try the Old Fort in Shannonbridge, eight miles from Ballinasloe. Took a chance and went with it, Turned out a good decision. Steak to die for, Chicken melt in your mouth. Good service. Will call again.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Was driving from Waterford to Galway and happened upon The Old Fort. Friendly service, Great Food, and fantastic prices with a history lesson thrown in.

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We were on a boating trip. Got into Shannonbridge late on a Thursday night. Thought we were too late, but restaurant was very accommodating. Had two magnificent filet steaks and a Hake dish. Best steaks in a long while. If you are on the Shannon, be sure and put this place on your list, well worth a visit.

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