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Dublin Road, Drogheda, Ireland
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9:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 12:30 am

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Visitor rating
  • 88
    Excellent
  • 50
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Will be back

I visited here during the week, no booking but we were easily accommodated. The atmosphere is good especially for a Monday with a good few tables in. the staff were friendly very helpful. I had the Thai fish cakes to start which were very tasty and served with a nice side salad. For main course I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
Mryan92
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Bettystown, Ireland
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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174 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Mun & Dads 40th anniversary. you got to give credit when it's due. Food was excellent, "Bar the fish" unfortunately that could have been better not alot taste but you can't win all the time. Staff very friendly and professional. As for the restaurant itself very clean. Would definitely recommend....

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Was here with family on st patricks day ..so glad we booked a table as the restaurant was very busy..i had a superb creamy pint of Guinness whilst we waited for our table, once we got our table the service was very promt..the starters and main course were immense. .the wings were just delicious and the steak was fabulous. ..... More 

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Bettystown, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I visited here during the week, no booking but we were easily accommodated. The atmosphere is good especially for a Monday with a good few tables in. the staff were friendly very helpful. I had the Thai fish cakes to start which were very tasty and served with a nice side salad. For main course I had the fish and... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

On recommendation from trip advisor we took the opportunity to dine here .. Excellent service, staff friendly. food was good, nice vegetables, big portion sizes .. It reminds of a mummy's Sunday day affair..

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

I love it food is great atmosphere is fabulous it's very chilled you can wear jeans or a dress you will fit in, bar is handy while you are waiting for a table. And let's not forget best surf and turf in town love it x

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Drogheda, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Service excellent delicious food will return soon. always has a high standard. good day or night. for a drink or food

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Great spot for everything from breakfast to dinner . Fantastic food with very friendly and helpful staff .

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Drogheda, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

I love this place it never lets me down always good food, plenty of it and great value. Staff are great friendly and efficient.

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We popped in here after months of saying we must try it sometime. Nothing but average to me. I'll break down my score here 4* for decor: the place is far, far nicer on the inside than I was expecting. It's cosy and warm, somewhere I would imagine is very easy to spend hours in, enjoying a coffee and a... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Another fantastic meal for the family. Went last Sunday and it was packed. Steak was a bit overcooked but everything else was aboslutely perfect. Can't wait to go back again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Dublin Road, Drogheda, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 12:30 am

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