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headfort place, Kells, Ireland
0469240084
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely food

We were a large group and were looked after very well. There is a great choice on menu and the food was lovely. The early bird is great value. Staff efficient and friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Portmarnock, Ireland
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Portmarnock, Ireland
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We were a large group and were looked after very well. There is a great choice on menu and the food was lovely. The early bird is great value. Staff efficient and friendly.

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navan co meath ireland
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

You are guaranteed a lovely welcome, delicious food well presented and good value for money.The Early Bird menu has plenty of choice and at €25 for three courses is great value and sevice is good.We enjoyed a really lovely evening.

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Kells, Ireland
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

food was excellent we ate of the early bird steak was fab the staff explained the menu to us very well

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Kells, Ireland
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A wide range of choices and high quality food, served by very friendly staff, well worth a visit. a great spot to take friends or visitors.

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Kells, Ireland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Eaten here several times. Friendly helpful staff. Delicious food using locally sourced produce. Great value.

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Navan, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This was my first time in the vanilla pod and i will be back. We joined Some Friends For Sunday Lunch & are Glad we did. From start to finish everything was fab. I had duck confit which just melted in your mouth. my husband had a fillet steak which was cooked rare perfectly so hard to find in a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Had the minute steak and it was gorgeous! Staff were friendly and very helpful! The only reason I didn't give 5 stars was because it was a slight bit pricey!

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Dublin (Ireland)
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Great place to eat and relax and unwind, staff very friendly if your in Kells book a table and enjoy a really good evening

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Wicklow
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We ate here twice when staying for Kells for 2 nights recently. The food is excellent albeit a little mainstream. Service is well up to the mark and very friendly. We came back the second night because the place is very good - and because there is no real alternative in Kells - the other eateries are more bistro /... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Myself and my hubby had our anniversary meal here, the food outstanding! The service wonderful apart from the very contrary manageress who must bring her problems to work and clearly is taking them out on the young waitresses!! A lesson in staff relations a must for this lady and tying back her hair also a must!!

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Address: headfort place, Kells, Ireland
Phone Number: 0469240084
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Kells
Cuisine: European

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  • Address: headfort place, Kells, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Kells
  • Phone Number: 0469240084

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European

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