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Main Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21801
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Malaga, Spain
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488 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

This is a superb restaurant. The decor is interesting and is based on Marconi who spent time in Clifden. The menu is varied and interesting which made it difficult to choose from. The wines were well chosen and the service was good. We were all delighted with our meals and would not hesitate to return.

Thank perle369
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Very nice evening meal. We were celebrating a family member's birthday. The food was beautiful. The service perfect. We were very impressed & will be back.

Thank Peter B
Waterford, Ireland
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75 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

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.

Thank MacPow
Galway, Ireland
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

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 

Thank John J
Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 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 

Thank finchmm91
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 

Thank ChristineIV
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 

Thank Aoife R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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.

Thank Clare E
Windsor, Canada
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9 restaurant reviews
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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.

Thank Mary Anne S
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59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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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.

Thank Lori L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $42
Irish, European, International, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
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?