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All 5 Shanagarry Restaurants

Ballymaloe House

Shanagarry, Shanagarry, Ireland
+353 (0)21 4652531
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Ranked #3 of 5 Restaurants in Shanagarry
Price range: $28 - $113
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Irish
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet
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English first
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

worth going back.... not too far in the distant future.... I believe it was one of the best if not the best days I have ever had

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you ,so glad you have great memories of the wedding at Ballymaloe & the Grainstore last June . Hazel More 

Limerick, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Have an annual treat over the festive season at Ballymaloe and highly recommend to anyone who is yet to experience same for a special occasion! Food is mouth-wateringly good and the festive menu of 7 courses is good value for €70 with plenty of choice and the quaint dessert trolley is a treat not to missed as you can sample... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you , Rory & Jimmy hope you will take to the stage nest time ! As you may know, Rory is usually in the Drawing Room on Saturdays . Hazel More 

cork
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This was by far the best meal that I have ever eaten. From the second we entered Ballymaloe house we were treated like royalty. The staff are professional and clearly enjoy working here as they could not do enough for us. We had the 5 course dinner meal on a busy Saturday night. The choice for each course was very... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your amazing comments , we are delighted you had such a great time Hazel More 

Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I stayed here many years ago and I hope to repeat it at some stage when I can get availability ...but I had dinner here with some friends in November and I was delighted to see it is as wonderful as ever. The food was delicious all fresh products and the staff were so well trained ..we were very impressed... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and hopefully you will find an opportunity to stay in 2015 , Wishing you a Happy New Year Hazel More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We had Sunday lunch here on the 21st December while on holiday. I booked with a few doubts because of the reviews but it was great. Our family of 6 included a very picky eater, three teenagers and a couple of foodies and everyone enjoyed it. We had most items on the menu between us but I'd give a special... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you , we are delighted you enjoyed our Sunday lunch and our Christmas pudding , the recipe is in the Ballymaloe Cookbook ! Hazel More 

Dublin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We were there for lunch. €45 - so we expected it to be exceptional for that price. We were greatly disappointed with the food and the staff. The staff we expect to be friendly, knowledgeable and competent. When we ask for a description of a menu item we expect that they would know the ingredients and the cooking method. They... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

We are sorry you were disappointed with our food , I hope you might have another opportunity to visit and give us a second chance Hazel More 

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The food was fresh and delicious - chilled beetroot soup with dill, buttered Ballycotton lobster, Roast Goose with spiced red cabbage all made from local ingredients. The restaurant is very elegant and cosy and the staff all warm and friendly. Couldn't really ask for much more - would highly recommend!

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you, we are delighted you enjoyed your meal especially our traditional Roast Goose which was reared for us by Nora Ahearne. Hazel More 

Durban
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The actual restaurant is in a beautiful old room in the main house which is tastefully and comfortably appointed with some eclectic touches one would expect. The service was friendly and helpful and the food outstanding. It was a set dinner menu with a few choices which certainly supported the fact that it was created to best present what was... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and all your support in 2014 , the restaurant celebrated 50 years last year , many of our dishes are traditional and have been on our menu since it opened and still using the food from the gardens . Hazel More 

Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

6 of us visited recently. This was our third visit of 2014. We were seated at a table in the main dining room...the original. The food here is fresh and local, not some 'gastronomic architecture' as practised by other restaurants. You always know when dining here that the produce is the best and freshest that Ireland has to offer. How... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and our dining room , we hope we see you again for other special occasions . Hazel More 

Wilts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Had dinner here and was a fabulous experience. Quality of food excellent, great selection, especially at the buffet style starter table. Lovely surroundings and all staff very friendly and helpful. There was a big private function on in a separate area but we would not have had any idea except we saw them arriving! No noise and still enough staff... More 

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hazel071, Manager at Ballymaloe House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments , we are delighted you enjoyed our Seafood Buffet which we serve every Friday Hazel More 

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Additional Information about Ballymaloe House

Address: Shanagarry, Shanagarry, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 (0)21 4652531
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Shanagarry
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 28 - 113
Cuisine: Irish

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