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James Street | Clew Bay Hotel, Westport F28 YP86, Ireland
+353 98 28088
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
James Street | Clew Bay Hotel, Westport F28 YP86, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently visited Westport while exploring the Wild Atlantic Way on a self-guided motorcycle tour. During our two week visit to Ireland, we fell head over heels for the Seafood Chowders that many restaurants offered. Maddens was the best of the best....More

Thank surfer02_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant looks like it's been recently refurbished but it is very comortable. The service was excellent ant the food even more so.

Thank frank19452015
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We had lunch here one rainy day as we had parked on the street nearby and it was not far to walk. The food was nice. The menu was not massive but that is often a good sign and we all had one of the...More

Thank b037
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience at Maddens. The main course, wine and dessert were Fabulous, we really enjoyed our meal. Isabel our waitress was very pleasant and attentive. She did an excellent job. We will definitely return next time we are in Westport.

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I only had the seafood chowder but it was delicious. We sat outside and listened to beautiful music. Exceeded my expectation.

1  Thank Rich P
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Maddens is the restaurant of the Clew Bay Hotel in a small street in Westport. The inside is spacious and not very spectacular. We were eating outside on the terrace, with a nice view and lots of people passing by. We had a Guinness and...More

1  Thank HenkPeterHolland
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Great selections, beautiful presentation, really tasty. We’re had 2 dinners there with the same experience! Recommend it!

1  Thank mbanks132
Reviewed July 25, 2018

The menu here has something for everyone and the quality of the food is amazing. Its part of the Clew Bay hotel so you will not be disappointed

1  Thank Enda M
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

What an excellent establishment with top notch staff! Came here for a meal with some friends, I am a vegan so dining out does not always have many options. Thankfully our server Helena was very helpful (and funny!) and she checked if the coconut cashew...More

2  Thank Bee248
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Our dinner party loved the superb service and attention to quality at Maddens. My husband loved being able to choose the very gin and tonic he desired, while others in our group chose wine with dinner. We had well prepared soups/salads for starters. (My side...More

2  Thank Rose Alice W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: James Street | Clew Bay Hotel, Westport F28 YP86, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 28088
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Clew Bay Hotel
Madden's Bistro is a classy bustling restaurant in the heart of Westport Co. Mayo, and is popular with everyone, guests, locals and visitors alike to the Clew Bay Hotel. The stylish design is a perfect foil for the adjoining Madden's Bar. Let your taste buds test us, try seafood, traditional roasts or some continental classic dishes. Monday to Friday: 12.30 hrs. to 15.30 hrs. and 17.30 hrs. to 21.00 hrs. Saturday: 12.30 hrs. to 21.30 hrs. Sunday: 12:30 hrs. to 21:00 hrs. Snack menu available Monday to Friday from 12.30 hrs. to 17.30 hrs., and Saturday from 12:30 hrs. to 17:00 hrs.
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