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Gregans Castle Hotel Restaurant

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Corkscrew Hill | Gragan East, Ballyvaughan H91 CF60, Ireland
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Tue 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Matthews, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in beautiful area of Ireland. Fine dining, premier service, a break from Irish pub fare. Call ahead for researchers.

Thank Chip A
Taupo, New Zealand
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most amazing hotel. Glorious setting and beautiful house. Service was excellent. Dinner in the restaurant was 5 star. Would definitely return.

Thank Mandy B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty, well presented dishes. The soups (Velouté) were most exquisite, I should know as I tasted 7 evenings of different ones. The young chef is publicity shy, and you will not get to meet him, but his food is well worth a trip. There are also some reasonably priced wines as well as fancier ones. The service by the... More 

Thank May Z
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is a mix of old world Ireland meets new world fusion- turning time honored dishes on their head in innovative and delicious ways. Locally grown meat, fish and veggies artfully prepared- we experienced cauliflower creamed soup, fresh halibut, local cheeses and fabulous sweets for deserts. Full bar, good wine selections. Great and friendly service.

Thank born2bwild
Wheaton, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We were lucky enough to have booked a reservation before arriving. What a special dinner....truly event dining. This meal was inventive and beautiful!

Thank MBSpit
Maplewood, Nj
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

We stopped in one afternoon while we were out for a drive. We were welcomed by the staff and spent a lovely hour in the Corkscrew Bar nursing Irish coffees while staring out the window at the beautiful grounds and nearby mountains. We have stopped in before on previous visits to Ireland, and the staff have always been friendly and... More 

Thank Oneill009
Tysons Corner, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

outstanding food and presentations. Very clever chef. Service was wonderful as well both for breakfast and dinner.

Thank Italy024
Alstead, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The breakfast was beyond expectations, smoked salmon, local cheeses and meats, farm fresh eggs, great service, more choices than were possible to eat in one sitting. I looked forward to getting up in the morning. The dinners were so beautiful that I took pictures of the food before I tasted it. We also had high tea in the bar and... More 

Thank dfuller
Sneem, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

We have just spent 4 magical nights at this warm, friendly hotel. The food is truly spectacular and beautifully presented. Nothing is too much trouble.

Thank kathy1610502016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

During a recent weekend visit, we dined on two evenings in Gregans Castle Restaurant and enjoyed lunch from the Corkscrew Bar on another day (dinner on Sunday evenings is served in the Corkscrew Bar rather than the dining room). On both evenings, we greedily consumed the menu with our eyes, imagining the delights that lay ahead. The creative hand (yet... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$60 - $77
European, Irish
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corkscrew Hill | Gragan East, Ballyvaughan H91 CF60, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Ballyvaughan
  • Phone Number: 353657077005
The elegant formal restaurant at Gregans Castle Hotel has commanding views of Galway Bay and The surrounding Burren landscape. Award winning cooking from acclaimed Chef David Hurley who in both 2014 and 2015 was awarded Best Chef in the Munster Region.

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