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Arundels by the Pier

Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
02767033
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Ranked #16 of 33 restaurants in Bantry
Cuisines: Irish, Seafood
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
dublin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Fabulous Location stunning food. Nice little playground for the children overlooking a beautiful bay!

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Ruthin, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We devoured our starters; mussels, rarebit, celeriac soup. All were great. Mains were good too and we sat at a comfortable picnic table on the grass, overlooking the sea. Beautiful.

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

we visited this restaurant and I must say the food was of a very poor standard, I had a very dry burger that wasnt cooked very well and others at the table had the beef and Guinness pie and the meat was very poor quality. we were there with a new born baby who was obviously was in a buggy... More

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Bantry, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is a lovely location by the seaside restaurant. It is too busy weekends and sunny evenings for the present staff who are overwhelmed by diners. Weekends are simply too busy for staff and chef so there is a desperate need to employ capable waiting employees. Reservations are needed but they need to be aware of those with reservations to... More

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Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Dined here on a Saturday night in June 2014. Fabulous setting with amazing views. Restaurant was busy and it was obvious that staff were under pressure. Service was fast if somewhat frantic. Food was edible but not memorable. Overall lacked finesse in presentation and service.

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Fresh food, great service Olivia is a gem! Dinner and atmosphere were superb! There were children playing outside parking gets a tad dicey!

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This is a gem in a sleepy area of Ireland. The area is gorgeous but a little short on places to eat. Great place to get a little local flavor in the pub later in the night. food is also pretty darn good. One might not expect the quality of food just from looking from outside but is really good.... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

Valentines night was an absolutely fantastic night....the atmosphere was superb....the staff amazing....but the food was divine....we eat out a lot and have been to some of the best restaurants in Europe and America and the meal ranked up there with them...we have lunched there a few times but now will be dining there too....the setting is beautiful ....a must go... More

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Armagh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

both of us arrived at Durrus 12/07/2013.weather smashing not a cloud in the sky.next day saturday we lazed around then come evening time we headed of to Arundles by the Pier .first of all we got a fantastic table across the road by the pier were some fishermen were bringing in there catch for the day were would you find... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch with my parents. Was welcomed with good food, reasonable prices, excellent service and facilities.

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