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Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21801
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Waterford, Ireland
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was delighted with the service, quality of the menu and reasonable price range offered to myself and a group of friends when we dined in the Marconi Restaurant in Clifden. The atmosphere in the restaurant was very friendly and the overall decor was welcoming and warm. I will definitely be back.

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Thank MacPow
Galway, Ireland
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped off in Clifden after a few days at the Galway Races, we booked in advance. It all started well, the starter came out, then our main too absolutely ages (no we didn't order a steak) as our waitress was so focussed on two couples who were sitting at separate tables by the window and basically ignored us, I... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dined on the early bird menu which is great value with good choices. Classy feel to the place. Service was very attentive as there was no waiting around between courses, really nice complementary breads to start too! All in all very good and I would stick to early bird for the value of it. Kids menu with good options, waitress... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our 9-year anniversary at Marconi's and had a wonderful time! We didn't have a reservation and when we walked in we were greeted warmly by one of the staff members. He found a table that was available for us two hours. The food and wine were amazing, the staff incredibly warm and friendly and the... More 

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Thank ChristineIV
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my Partner ate here on the October Bank Holiday Sunday Night. We didnt have a reservation and it was very busy but we got a table in a dining room out the back which was very cosy. We shared the Chicken Liver Pate to start which was very tasty. I had the Sea Bass for main and my... More 

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Thank Aoife R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food and service. The mushroom starter and rack of lamb were delicious although the gluten free jus served on one of the rack of lambs was not great. The Thai chicken starter I had was also good and a friend said the monk fish main course was good also. Lovely staff who were extremely helpful.

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Thank Clare E
Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The staff at Mitchells recommended Marconi and we were not dissappointed. We hadHake and rack of lamb both of which were great. We started with duck confit spring rolls which we would recommend.

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Quincy
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

This restaurant is in the Foyles Hotel. Like the hotel, it is beautifully decorated. It has a lot of interesting Marconi memorabilia. It is a nice restaurant with good food and service. A step up from our normal pub fare in Ireland.

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Mesa, Arizona
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

In the Foyle Hotel, Marconi's is classy and the food, delicious! Great service, but be sure to get a reservation. We ate here three times during our six day stay in Clifden, it was that good! Salmon, seafood chowder, butternut squash...I could go on and on about the food! A must visit, and we will definitely return!

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Cork
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

A fantastic restaurant where service, quality of food and professionalism can be taken for granted. Eating with six others the experience of all received the same commendation and praise. I would recommend that Marconi's be on your list of eating houses if you are visiting the West of Ireland make sure you take time out to visit this quality 'eating-house'!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26 - $43
Cuisine
Irish, European, International
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21801

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?