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Town Hall Cafe

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Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 2333
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:45 pm
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Clonmel, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had an early evening meal (because it was fully booked for 8pm - a good sign). A good selection on the menu. The food was the best I've had in a long time. I had the fillet steak, cooked to absolute perfection. The desserts were delicious with excellent presentation. All in all I would rate Town Hall Cafe as an... More 

Thank moncon123
Moycullen, Ireland
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed coffee and fresh scone in this nice restaurant. Food was good Very relaxing and right in centre of town. Noticed that wine on other specialty dishes were also served here. very impressed and would visit again

Thank tomduffy68
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful staff who advised us on what was suitable for my husband to eat that didn't include onions and also gave me extra cushions to support my back as I am disabled.

Thank Thelma J
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73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here as part of our package in The Old Ground Hotel. Food was really good-very fresh&tasty,so really enjoyed it. There was a good atmosphere&it must have a good reputation-we were there on scold,wet Thursday night&it was packed. It was very good value,even if you aren't a hotel guest with dinner included in a package-they have a really good quality... More 

Thank Curious Person
County Clare, Ireland
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional cosy old world decor with warm friendly staff and fresh health options on offer We had a small lunch two starters cod skewers and chips It was delicious The service was fast and the cost was reasonable

Thank Delpyne
Ennis, Ireland
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely peaceful opulent dining. Pricing reasonable. Staff welcoming and accommodating. Definitely a lovely place to eat. Perfect for big or small groups.

Thank Tricia B
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When the hotel dining room is full one eats here. We had breakfast here and jolly good grub it was too!!

Thank Desmond M
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an EXQUISITE dining experience during our honeymoon at the Town Hall Café. The service was exceptional, our meals were absolutely delicious...all for a reasonable price. From the bread with the pesto to the scalloped potatoes to the lamb shank, we cannot stop raving about how tasty our meals were. Do yourself a favor and order the chocolate and... More 

1 Thank linae_oreilly
Trecasali, Italy
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the food, a very nice restaurant with professional staff ! The food was excellent . The location is fantastic being in the center of Ennis .

1 Thank Maurizio M
Liscannor, Ireland
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us enjoyed the delicious food and excellent service for the first time. Bread board had a great selection of tasty breads to start with. We all choose the set menu which had two fish dishes, one vegetarian option and a lamb shank. Thought this selection was a bit limited even for a set menu. However the lamb excellent.... More 

Thank susannejward

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $30
Irish, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
10:00 am - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 689 2333
  • This restaurant is at The Old Ground
The Town Hall provides excellent food from local produce in an historic setting surrounded by original art. It has been rated by Paolo Tuillo, renowned restaurant critic as Best Value Restaurant in Ireland in 2013. Favourite dishes include Herb crusted Rack of Burren Lamb, Port and Redcurrant jus, Miltown Malby Crab tasting plate with a Crab Cake on coconut aioli, grilled Crab Claw with lime and dill mayonnaise.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?