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Magee's Bistro

Tholsel Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 42 937 3751
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“prawns” (29 reviews)
“steak” (37 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tholsel Street, Carlingford, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location and easy to book table over the phone. On the expensive side but portions were large. Only one vegetarian main dish which does not feature on the menu and you have to ask for it.

Thank Rachgun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seven in our group and we arrived earlier than expected. It was not an issue as the table was set a ready. The waiter welcomed us and conducted business. About four staff served us during our meal all warm and friendly with no fuss. The...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Always quality especially seafood . Keep going back. Eating in the bar a bit noisy but better that not getting in! Full cocktail menu also available and good wine list. Lovely location in Carlingford.

Thank Andy E
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

Have been here numerous times for drinks and food, Great presentation, fast service, cannot be faulted, Had lobster and steak for my main which was brilliant, highly recommended

Thank Niallma
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Called to Magees for an evening meal , nice decor good atmosphere . Staff were very nice and helpful . Had the prawns to start lovely , they have a great fish menu but I chose fillet steak which was seasoned and cooked to perfection...More

Thank Conor D
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Great location. Great atmosphere. Most importantly wonderful menu and superb food. Fish dishes are especially good.

1  Thank gtkelly2017
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Not cheap at all. However I keep going back as food always great . Wine that bumps the price up. Which is personal choice of course. Will be back ..... when saved up again.😂

1  Thank Andy E
Reviewed November 10, 2017

If you like seafood this the place to go,great menu,wine,and service. Just don't be in a hurry seems everything is cooked freshly but worth the wait,very fresh and tasty .A1

Thank Z7307QVmariab
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

We went out with two other couples for a special celebration (lots of birthdays in November), this would have been my favourite restaurant in the past as the food and atmosphere was exceptional. If I’m completely honest the service last night was just okay. The...More

Thank VictoriaSherlock
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and the service was friendly and kind enough, albeit a bit abrupt. I think this restaurant is going for fine dining status and whilst the food measures up to that status, the service needs a bit of tweaking. Reaching across my...More

Thank Kathryn-and-Rob
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danielle l
July 13, 2015|
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Response from Katriona D | Reviewed this property |
We have been going to Magee's for years both with and without the kids and there was never an issue. Quite a cosy place so a pram may prove difficult
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tholsel Street, Carlingford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: +353 42 937 3751
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