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The Hollow Bar

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Ramsgrange | New Ross, New Ross 0000, Ireland
+353 51 389 230
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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County Wexford, Ireland
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123 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have often eaten dinner at the Hollow but only recently had lunch for the first time. A single course meal was more than sufficient and my choice was mussels in a cream sauce. The mussels were small which usually, in my experience, means dry and tough but this large dish was beautifully cooked with each mussel lovely and juicy... More 

Thank Pat H
Waterford, Ireland
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62 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch for the first time today. I had the sea food platter. WOW is all I can say. There were 7 different types of fish on the plate. The fries were made from real potatoes and had the skins still on. To be honest it was to much for me and I would suggest you get one platter... More 

Thank sheehan1960
County Waterford, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The food here was really superb, unfortunately the service was extremely slow and intermittent. The staff seemed a little disorganised also....Wonderful place if they could get their act together

Thank Tricia S
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Again another perfect and delicious meal at the Hollow. We have eaten here a few times and have never been disappointed!, I would recommend this restaurant without hesitation!!!

Thank susydel
Loon Lake, Washington
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We pulled in on the spur of the moment, they weren't busy so we had a great meal and enjoyable conversation with our server. We devoured a great dish of scallops and some spicy curry. Both dishes were great plus sitting out in the sun was the best.

Thank jnknimnicht
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Stopped at The Hollow Bar while visiting the Hook head area during the Summer months and was very impressed. Lovely ambiance in a beautiful refurnished dining room, really lovely genuine staff and delicious well presented food, so much choice but I opted for the cod and it was devine, Half portions available for most dishes too which is a nice... More 

Thank Maireadnewlands
Dublin, Ireland
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56 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Four of us visited this establishment on a Sunday evening. We had not booked a table but we were given a table in the bar rather than the restaurant. This was fine by us and we were given menus. Time passed, as did the gentleman in charge on several occasions. Finally we called a waitress and placed our order, which... More 

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County Wexford, Ireland
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123 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

I recently had dinner here with friends. This is not my first time at the Hollow and as usual I had very good meal. Garlic prawns followed by gougons of monkfish fish vegetables and chips with tart and cream to finish. All good with friendly and speedy service. All told this resteraunt, famous for fish, is worth a visit.

Thank Pat H
County Wexford, Ireland
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

I have had the pleasure of having dinner on two recent occasions and on both occasions, the food was excellent. The choice of seafood is astonishing a real sea lovers delight. The staff are friendly and helpful, nothing is too much trouble. We had the most magnificent prawn main course sublime, best tasting prawns I have had a in a... More 

Thank alicailin
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

We booked for a large family meal and discovered when arriving that the group was split into two separate tables set quite apart from each other. The staff were oblivious to our concerns and made no effort to change the seating. We should have left at this stage. We then had to wait for an hour and half to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $53
Irish, Seafood, European, Pub, Fast Food, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ramsgrange | New Ross, New Ross 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wexford  >  New Ross
  • Phone Number: +353 51 389 230
The Hollow Seafood and Steakhouse restaurant has worked hard to earn an outstanding reputation for serving the freshest, top quality food, all locally sourced and prepared to the highest of standards. Our seafood is collected fresh from Duncannon and Kilmore Quay and our beef is locally reared.
Our menu is designed daily to make the most of the best in-season produce. As well as an extensive restaurant menu served from from 12pm to 9pm each day, we also provide snacks, sandwiches and childrens meals. We also cater for vegetarians, vegans and coeliacs on request. Our restaurant is so cosy and inviting that sometimes we can get quite busy, so it's a good idea to call ahead for the busier lunch and evening periods.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?