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Ladyswell Street, Cashel, Ireland
+353 62 62299
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Dining options: Breakfast, Coffee & Tea, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Welcome to the Rockhouse Restaurant. Traditional Irish home cooked food...
Welcome to the Rockhouse Restaurant. Traditional Irish home cooked food served daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, reminiscent of wholesome family dinners. Delicious recipes, locally produced and freshly prepared, full of our traditional food culture and our pride in our beautiful, simple Irish food. Outdoor seating available with beautiful views of the Rock of Cashel.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fast service and good food

We had Irish stew and chicken for our lunch meal. Both were very good. Make sure you get the chocolate cake and have them warm it for you! I can taste it now!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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rome, ga
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rome, ga
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We had Irish stew and chicken for our lunch meal. Both were very good. Make sure you get the chocolate cake and have them warm it for you! I can taste it now!

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Portlaoise, Ireland
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I think we were probably lucky that we timed our visit after visiting the Rock of Cashel and by that time the several coaches in the car park were just leaving = The staff very quickly cleared up and found us a table - we had the place almost to ourselves and it was quiet an added bonus. The service... More 

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear 33Irish33 Thank you for your lovely review and positive comments. I am delighted that you and your friend enjoyed your visit to our restaurant. Although it can be busy at lunchtime ensuring every customer gets great service is very important to us, so I am very happy with your review. Thank you for visiting us and we hope you... More 

Cashel, Ireland
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I have been here for a lunch stop many times. There are lots of dishes to choose from - from a sandwich to a traditional Irish dinner. The staff are fantastic and always willing to go that extra step to make sure you are enjoying your experience.

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caggie111 Many thanks for your great review and kind comments, it is especially good to hear such a positive review from returning customers and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Joe. More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

great food great ambience comfortable seating many specials every day withing 2 blocks of the town parking close to most stores in the town center great choice while visiting the rock of cashel castle

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Hecdav1, Many thanks for your positive review and for visiting us at Rockhouse. I am delighted you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant and to Cashel. We hope you will visit us again soon. Kind regards, Joe More 

County Tipperary, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This restaurant is located 2 minutes from the Rock of Cashel. Straight away in entering the restaurant it looked fun, fresh and the food looked good too! It was obviously a busy spot, but my friends and I enjoyed our time here. The staff were very friendly and looked after anything we needed in a heartbeat. The food was from... More 

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, it was a pleasure to serve your group and I am happy you enjoyed your experience at Rockhouse. Hope you visit us again soon. regards, Joe More 

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This is a great place to stop for lunch when visiting The Rock of Cashel. The Rockhouse is very popular with visiting tour groups and can get quite busy during lunch time, especially during the summer, but don`t let that put you off this place. Joe and his staff are friendly, helpfull and efficient and will find you a table... More 

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Annie, thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted that you highly recommend our restaurant as we try hard to ensure every customer has an enjoyable experience and it is great to get feedback organisers and guides of groups. I look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Joe More 

Tulsa, Oklahoma
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

After a cold and blustery walk of the Rock of Cashel Church, we found this haven from the cold and an amazing lunch. The chef came and visited with us. We loved the Potato-Leek soup and their signature Sheperd's Pie. We were a large group and they fed us all in a timely manner. When I think of my visit... More 

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit, we love to spend some time meeting our customers. I hope you and your group enjoyed your visit to Ireland and we would love to see you again in the future. Joe More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
Top Contributor
232 reviews 232 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We were so hungry and glad to find that Rockhouse was open for lunch. We found it only because we were parked in the lot for the Rock of Cashel and there was a small path from the parking lot to the restaurant. We followed the signs upstairs and found the wonderful smells of a buffet. You can eat the... More 

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Many thanks for your positive review of Rockhouse. I am pleased you enjoyed your food, in particular our Seafood Chowder gets many compliments. I hope you visit us again and enjoyed the rest of your trip. Joe More 

Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Staff was friendly and helpful. The buffet food was very good considering how empty the restaurant was. Irish stew, fried chicken and Shepard pie very good. Mashed and vegetables a little stale. Happy we pulled off the motorway to rest and found both the castle and rock house.

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Rock House and hope you will visit us again. regards, Joe More 

Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
156 reviews 156 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We stopped here on our way to Dublin. Got some cups of tea and scones and jam to take away. Delicious. Staff were friendly and helpful.

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steakhouserock, Owner at Rockhouse Restaurant, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review, I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Rock House. Hope to see you again. Joe More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ladyswell Street, Cashel, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Cashel
  • Phone Number: +353 62 62299

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish

Description

Welcome to the Rockhouse Restaurant. Traditional Irish home cooked food served daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, reminiscent of wholesome family dinners. Delicious recipes, locally produced and freshly prepared, full of our traditional food culture and our pride in our beautiful, simple Irish food. Outdoor seating available with beautiful views of the Rock of Cashel.

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