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Botanica Bar & Restaurant

$$ - $$$, European,
Cavan, Ireland
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good24%
  • Average29%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible10%
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“potatoes” (4 reviews)
“sirloin” (2 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cavan, Ireland
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here for my 50th birthday and staff were all lovely. Slight mix up with wine, red arrived and should have been white, not a problem! Changed without a problem. We didn't have a starter and 2 courses were plenty. One...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Staff and surrounding of Farnham are beautiful, serene and calm. We were greeted by very friendly and helpful staff. Surrounding in cellar bar was fab- nice, dark and cosy. Really quaint and comfortable. Popped in for a small bite to eat in the cellar bar....More

Thank Nichola S
Reviewed June 2, 2017

My Wife and I stayed at the Hotel for a total of 4 nights and had Breakfast and 1 dinner in the Restaurant. We also ate in the Cellar Bar on 3 nights. The Cellar Bar serves food from 6pm to 10pm and has a...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Dinner in the hotel restaurant on Easter Saturday night was very busy. Excellent Pulled pork and black pudding croquette for starter, probably the best starter I've ever tasted. Main course sirloin was nicely cooked with tasty vegetables and potatoes. After that it was downhill all...More

Thank LisburnMember
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

A large group of friends had late dinner recently. Nice menu, great food but slightly small portions, staff very attentive but left feeling a little rushed. Major criticism would be the coffee was appalling, asked for a macchiato not sure what I got but really...More

1  Thank JenK105
Reviewed November 21, 2016

We dined at the Botanica restaurant, Farnham Estate recently and were very impressed with the level of service and the quality of the food. The restaurant itself is modern and comfortable with a relaxing and cosy ambience. The waiting staff were friendly and attentive from...More

Thank AnnaMarie-McD
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

The Wine Goose Cellar Bar had the same menu as the Botanica Bar. The Botanica was too busy. We seemed a bit out of the way down in Cellar. Menu looked good but a bit pricey! Our order was taken in reasonably good time. Food...More

Thank David H
Reviewed August 19, 2016

We have eaten in the bar/restaurant of the Radisson Farnham Estate Hotel while on holidays for a number of years. While beginning quite well with a good price/quality ratio, unfortunately with the years things have changed not for the better. The bar/restaurant area is quite...More

Thank Belinda C
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

I was so looking forward to dinner here and can't say I was too thrilled afterwards. We had booked for 8pm then we were told afterwards it was fully booked up and would 8.30pm be ok instead. We didn't mind this and so arrived at...More

Thank lucyyeah
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Had an evening meal during our stay. The food was the worst I have ever eaten. Starters lukewarm soup. Main course monkfish that you would have needed a steak knife to cut as it was so undercooked sitting in a bland watery sauce. My husband...More

Thank Pegpog
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cavan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Cavan  >  Cavan
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