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Arundels by the Pier

) #10 of 29 Restaurants in Bantry $$ - $$$ Irish, , Seafood
Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
+353 27 67033
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (8 reviews)
“chowder” (12 reviews)
“crab” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:30 pmAll hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our wedding rehearsal meal here in their beautiful upstairs room and couldn't have been happier. Jonathan and Dominique helped us put together a truly outstanding heavy Hors d'oeuvre/finger food buffet with all fresh and local seafood, produce, etc. that completely surpassed our already...More

Thank laurarreindl
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch with a group of friends.. It's in a beautiful setting and has a nice decor inside. Menu was pretty good overall, enough selection and plenty of local fresh fish. We ordered a selection of starters, crab, wings and baked cheese - all...More

Thank West_Cork_Lass
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Ate here several times while walking on the Sheepshead Way. Is also the starting point for several walks. Nice line in pub humour on the walks. Freshly cooked fish and chips washed down with a pint of the black stuff, just great after a few...More

Thank Queenscout
Reviewed April 20, 2017

The staff were very welcoming and the atmosphere was very cordial. The food was excellent. I particularly liked the local Durrus cheese served in a Japanese style 'tempura batter'. I also had baked potatoes with a seafood filling which were delicious. There were six of...More

Thank mickod7
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We at here for the first time while visiting Ahakista. We love it! My boyfriend had the beef and Guinness pie and I had the steak sandwich. Both were fabulous. The waiter was very friendly. We recommend stopping in while visiting the sheep head peninsula.

Thank mfauteux22
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Had dinner 2 nights in a row while staying at a B&B closeby in Durrus. Great food, cozy atmosphere. Burger, fish & chips, mussels - everything was delicious.

Thank Holidaytravelfan
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

It was our first visit to the Sheeps Head Peninsula, what a fantastic experience, the views and vistas..the best in the world. We completed the Lighthouse Loop and drove back the road to Ahakista and decided to rest-up at Arundels by the Pier....a good decision....More

Thank Nitsua2012
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

What a gem. Arrived at lunch time on a day when the sun was shinning. Met by the owner ans had the most wonderful afternoon. The food, mostly fish chowder was sublime. Survice was friendly and first class. The Guiness flowed and the afternoon passed...More

1  Thank mikewelsford
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We had lovely lunch with really nice views from the bar we been here a few times over last few years and always been good food. The service is friendly with a lot of locals eating which is always a good sign. We will be...More

Thank padraig T
Reviewed December 19, 2016

lovely place were there with family for birthday dinner five of us had fantastic meal nicely presented

Thank frankie008
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 67033
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