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Purple Onion

Main High Street, Tarmonbarry, Ireland
+353 43 335 9919
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (23 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main High Street, Tarmonbarry, Ireland
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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

On entering the restaurant ...the lighting was dim and atmosphere relaxed and inviting. A happy and proud waitress served us .she was proud of her workplace. Then the food arrived ...alive and wholesome.soup with spices.bread with hummus like no other. Fish and beef that were...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Myself and my husband frequently eat here and consistently excellent. The steaks are delicious and very hard to pass on menu. Had prawns for starter and they are gorgeous big and juicy. The staff are all very friendly efficient and helpful. It’s definitely worth stopping...More

Thank cavandoll
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch had in the purple onion. Had veg & chicken soup followed by fish and chips... will defo be back 👌👌

Thank countrylass2015
Reviewed January 12, 2018

I've eaten here on quite a few occasions and I'm never disappointed. The staff are always pleasant and professional. Food is top-notch. Portion sizes are generous - I've never left here needing a drive-through on the way home! I really like the atmosphere - never...More

Thank CrankieMacker
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Eat here from time to time when catching up with friends in the area, live overseas now and always look forward getting home and making an excuse to go for dinner here. Top notch, beautifully presented food and such a nice cosy welcoming Irish resteraunt....More

Thank Illbe B
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Tonight we had an amazing food experience at the purple onion restaurant. It is so different to other restaurants. Touch of class menu loads of thought into each dish and presentation. Staff so friendly always reaching out and willing to help with a lovely smile...More

Thank annpj_10
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a top class restaurant just 5 miles from Longford town. The food is scrumptious and service is 2nd to none. For Christmas the restaurant is decked out beautifully and has a special menu. It's always warm and has a real cosy atmosphere.

Thank Ann H
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Had a soup starter and chicken main course. It was good but not great. The house wine wasn't the best.

1  Thank rainwoodenfence
Reviewed November 23, 2017

Having changed to eating vegan it was interesting to talk to one of our favorite restaurants as we were interested to gauge their acceptance to catering for different diets. Nice to say I was asked if I could give them a couple of days notice...More

Thank Tcstein
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

If we had known how big and how good the steaks would be, we wouldn't have had the starters, nice though they were. Spicy prawns and a warm chivken and bacon salad. Both the sirloin and rib-eye were tender, juicy and large, chips were excellent...More

Thank Cathal P
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Carmel T
May 28, 2017|
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Closes at 19:30 on Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main High Street, Tarmonbarry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Roscommon  >  Tarmonbarry
  • Phone Number: +353 43 335 9919
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