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Taaffes Castle Bar

Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 (0) 429373770
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Ranked #11 of 19 Restaurants in Carlingford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $4 - $12
Cuisines: Barbecue, Pub, Sandwiches
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We are an Irish traditional pub that serves pub grub at a high standard downstairs, a disco bar upstairs that attracts a crowd of all age groups at the weekend and a banquet hall in the castle, enjoy cheers
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  • English first
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English first
Antrim, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

staff were lovely and friendly! they were always smiling even though there was 31 cackling hens running around!! music was good as was the atmosphere. thanks for a great nite

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This was a gorgeous pub with loads of charm and the food & beer garden was great aswell.very impressed with the way everything was presented.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Myself and some friends had the pleasure of stopping by for lunch recently and we weren't disappointed. I had a jacket potato filled with ham and cheese, it also came with a very tasty salad and I can't fault it at all. The best part about this pub however, is the staff. We were greeted and checked up on by... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Nice pub - friendly & historic. There were plenty of seats but i guess it gets busy. You can sit outside too.

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Dublin
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Took 45mins to prepare from frozen food. Side salad looked like it was plated yesterday. Chicken Burger and wedges cost €10.50. Total rip off and disgraceful quality for the money. To add to the lunchtime atmosphere we had the pleasure of listening to a crowd if drunken idiots wailing along to the jukebox. Never again!!!

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I had my 40th birthday at Taaffes on 5 July and brought 44 friends to enjoy a BBQ and drinks. Once we arrived I was introduced to Niamh who greated me and my entourage with smiles, banter and perfect hospitality. No-one went dry and when the BBQ was ready we got the suprise of our lives by the unique settings... More

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Ardee, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I stopped by Taaffes recently for lunch with friends. The service was great and the staff were lovely and very helpful. The food was delicious and I will definitely be back!

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Newry, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

I am not usually a drinker but I called in a few times for a Guinness or a bulmers. Best in carlingford I am told and could agree. I never got to try food.

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Aghadowey, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

called in today with my children on our way back home. terrible service and attitude. firstly took order then tells me they dont have this and that. more than an hour later served 2 of 8 guests. when asked why said it was speed they cooked. had to leave to feed my children else where. they should be ashamed of... More

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Omagh, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Great bar although can get quite crowded! But the waiting staff are very attentive and theres always a good atmosphere. and the door staff have a good sense of humour too! :)

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