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Teach Dolmain Pub & Restaurant

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76 Tullow Street, Carlow, Ireland
(059)9130911
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Teach Dolmain Bar & Restaurant with its award winning food and great...
Teach Dolmain Bar & Restaurant with its award winning food and great service has become the standard by which others aspire to. Superb food of the highest standard is available all day which begins at 9.30am for breakfast & our famous morning coffee menu. Lunch is served from 12.15pm to 3pm and a full evening and A la Carte menu available from 3pm until late. Local ingredients are reflected on the menus and a huge emphasis is placed upon fresh / quality products always using 100% Irish meats and free range eggs. All of coffee is fair-trade and we strive to use local ingredients from local suppliers as much as possible. Group bookings are always welcome either in the main dining areas or the private function room upstairs. Whatever you’re party needs we here at Teach Dolmain will help you organise a night to remember. You are invited to Teach Dolmain Bar and Restaurant in Carlow where you will enjoy professional knowledgeable staff, an excellent wine list, cocktail bar, great entertainment and superior food at its best.
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  • 64
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Charming Pub Restaurant.

This is the 3rd time to visit this beautiful Pub / Restaurant in carlow town, Twice we had food during the Day and one night we went to watch a match. The food is excellent and the service is great, Brilliant atmosphere and great craic at night. Unfortunately the last time i was there i lost my... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Bill307
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Dublin
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Dublin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This is the 3rd time to visit this beautiful Pub / Restaurant in carlow town, Twice we had food during the Day and one night we went to watch a match. The food is excellent and the service is great, Brilliant atmosphere and great craic at night. Unfortunately the last time i was there i lost my laser card.But it... More 

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Syracuse, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Service was friendly and attentive, food was good. Enjoyed the liveliness of a variety of diners including families, but without it being overwhelming or noisy. Live music was great addition to the evening.

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Carlow, Ireland
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I've been here countless times and never had a bad meal or felt unsatisfied by what I got. The staff are excellent both behind the bar and on the floor. Portions are great and anything you want is available. Great pub grub not really fine dining and the atmosphere is great here too.

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Carlow, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

great pub with really good food. always good crowd in whether for the food or the drink or the sports on the many screens. Really friendly staff also. Have visited more times than i can remember and have never had a bad meal yet. Have also been at a 50th birthday party and a christening and both parties went very... More 

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We were a family group of 13 from age 3 upwards. There was a good choice of food for each of us, even two different menus to choose from. The service was attentive and relatively quick. I gave 5/5 on the basis that I thought it was a touch on the expensive side at €280, but it was explained to... More 

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Carlow, Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Having being for a meal in their resteraun, which was absolutely beautiful and keenly priced I thought. The staff told us that there was a traditional band playing there later on, so we stayed and by golly we were not dissapointed. Overall we thought the staff were very helpful and friendly, the food was superb and the whole place was... More 

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Straffan, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Teach Dolmain never disappoints. I'm a regular client and everything is really good. Tasty food, helpful staff and nice atmosphere.

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Waterford, Ireland
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205 reviews 205 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Visited here to attend a family function. It was a freezing night but the pub was really warm and cosy. Staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was delicious and plentiful. It was very much home cooked food and not gourmet. Second helpings offered. The main bar was very busy and there was a lovely friendly athmosphere in the... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Great pub atmosphere. Dined here with husband and daughter while visiting Ireland. Husband enjoyed his fish dinner. Pasta was tasty but chicken was a wee bit tough. Tried to order a special meal for my daughter who recently finished chemo for a brain tumor. Nothing special, just chicken tenders which they had on the menu with spaghetti for chicken Parmesan.... More 

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

My family of 2 adults and 4 children were recommended to Teach Dolmain for food - they didnt let us down. - Food was excellent and the service was excellent, professional and very efficient. Would highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 76 Tullow Street, Carlow, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Carlow
  • Phone Number: (059)9130911

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish, International

Description

Teach Dolmain Bar & Restaurant with its award winning food and great service has become the standard by which others aspire to. Superb food of the highest standard is available all day which begins at 9.30am for breakfast & our famous morning coffee menu. Lunch is served from 12.15pm to 3pm and a full evening and A la Carte menu available from 3pm until late. Local ingredients are reflected on the menus and a huge emphasis is placed upon fresh / quality products always using 100% Irish meats and free range eggs. All of coffee is fair-trade and we strive to use local ingredients from local suppliers as much as possible. Group bookings are always welcome either in the main dining areas or the private function room upstairs. Whatever you’re party needs we here at Teach Dolmain will help you organise a night to remember. You are invited to Teach Dolmain Bar and Restaurant in Carlow where you will enjoy professional knowledgeable staff, an excellent wine list, cocktail bar, great entertainment and superior food at its best.

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