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PJ O'Hares

Carlingford, Co. Louth Tholsel Street, Carlingford A91 TC58, Ireland
+353 42 937 3106
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“oysters” (81 reviews)
“chowder” (54 reviews)
“cod goujons” (12 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Carlingford, Co. Louth Tholsel Street, Carlingford A91 TC58, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

St Patrick's Day is always a gamble to eat in any popular establishment, but we have it a go. The food was absolutely delicious, as usual. The staff are probably the friendliest around, especially Laoise, Christina and Stephen. The doormen are the most welcoming guys...More

Thank SballNewry
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have had the pleasure of eating here many times before, but today it was completely mediocre. The menu is new, the prices are ridiculous for a pub! And the food is poorly put together. Plate dressed with lettuce that was cut yesterday at the latest,...More

Thank Alexlikesgoodfood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great Pub! we were in Carlingford for a quick visit and stopped in for some lunch. The place was hopping! Service was very quick for such a busy day and the food was excellent! Really quaint setting and cosy interior.

Thank Dowley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seven of us called in last Friday for a late pub lunch. My wife and I have been several times before and felt confident of bringing friends. They were all impressed, well watered and fed and all enjoyed the warmth of the atmosphere. We can...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never has a pint been poured with so much class. PJ’s is the spot for food in Carlingford, would highly recommend.

Thank Dáire B
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

A group of 20 - 25 of us were here on the 10th February (stag), with the night starting off well. At least half a dozen of us were systematically removed at different times over the course of the night with no reasoning provided in...More

3  Thank James S
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Not eaten but a rainy night In January made a lot brighter with a good sing song . I believe can be busy in the season... I can see why!

Thank Andy E
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

A very well run establishment with food to a very high quality. Good choice also for a few beverages at nighttime if a bit packed at times. Well done.

1  Thank ksire
Reviewed January 24, 2018

This is a great place for good food and a nice drink. Well it usually is unless it is full and you cant move in the place or hear the people at your table speaking. But I suppose this is to be expected as it...More

Thank bobwallerh
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Enjoyed our lunch but was disappointed that they no longer have a specific menu for people with wheat allergies but the main menu does have numbers to identify possible allergy issues e.g. nuts The choice now open for gluten free options is very limited and...More

Thank Peter D
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February 26, 2015|
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Response from The_Hibernians | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - we don't know either. Our daughter's partner took us there when we visited for the weekend and I know he didn't book, but that's not to say you can't - give them a ring!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carlingford, Co. Louth Tholsel Street, Carlingford A91 TC58, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: +353 42 937 3106
  • E-mail
PJ O Hare's is a multi-award winning Gastro Pub, awarded Best Gastro Pub in Louth six times (including 2017) at The Irish Restaurant Awards. Focusing on local, fresh dishes, our menu is varied and has something to suit all tastes at budgets! PJ's is also Carlingford's most popular spot for nightlife with live music every night of the week from the top bands in the area. With something for everybody from young to old and single travellers, couples and large parties, PJ's really is the place to be!
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