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The Snug

) #4 of 29 Restaurants in Bantry $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
The Quay, Bantry, Ireland
+353 27 50057
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (48 reviews)
“potatoes” (18 reviews)
“salmon” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Quay, Bantry, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fast and friendly service. Huge portions but not very good quality. The prawns in my starter were tough - could have done with less but nice juicy ones instead. Lasagna was a liquid salty mess, not much good to say about it, chips were nice...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here a lot and have never been disappointed. Both service and food is excellent, they have recently extended the restaurant and it is really nice. Ten out ten..

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here a couple of times before and the food is good albeit a bit over priced for pub food. Tried to book a table last night and told they don't reserve tables which is fine but arrived to find 2 tables reserved. Got...More

1  Thank TBRJ
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Great food, especially the pork belly! Good ambiance in the pub itself. Prices are reasonable. We would love to come back here when we visit Ireland again.

Thank Gerhu P
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Was visiting the snug last bank holiday weekend. Very busy due to the opening of their new premises next door. Fab new seating so loads a room now and fab new bar . Love it. We ordered fillet steaks which were cooked to perfection. Still...More

Thank Maccapacca123
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Been coming to The Snug for years, always first class food and service. Last night we ordered the Lamb Cutlets and the famous Deconstructed Burger both were cooked to perfection you can never beat the taste of The Snug, washed down with a great pint....More

Thank karolstelmach
Reviewed June 9, 2017

I'm very particular, I rarely eat meat, but when I do, I like my steak almost raw. In fact, I usually tell the wait staff to just bring me the cow... Had to send the first one back, but the return one was glorious, and...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed June 6, 2017

It was a Saturday night of a holiday weekend and this place was really busy, we waited for a table, and had a drink and a place to sit while we waited. Then the waitress came to take our order (a bit odd as we...More

Thank happytravelerfromnva
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Arrived at The Snug, busy but seated quickly and our order taken. We waited and waited to see that people who arrived long after us had been served. I eventually got the attention of a waitress and enquired of our food. The Manageress came and...More

4  Thank Bernard O
Reviewed June 5, 2017

We visited the Snug with friends this weekend. It was also the launch of their new venture next door. Fab décor and furnishings, there was a great buzz and really nice atmosphere. It was obviously vey very busy and we did have to wait for...More

Thank 26Paula11
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Questions & Answers
Karen C
January 15, 2017|
Response from Jon H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but the place is very busy. Maybe 9.30pm. Check though.
July 4, 2016|
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Response from jtpveerman | Reviewed this property |
Don't know really, you could ask. There is no patio, in front there are two tables with benches.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, Bantry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 50057
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