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The Fiddlers Elbow

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Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 966 3863
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing food and the friendliest staff. This place is definitely worth going to. Thanks Karl for looking after us and recommending a great beer. Fantastic cocktails too!

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Thank Sinéad M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic family restaurant with delicious meals and friendly, helpful staff. Laura and Sean were so attentive to us tonight. A great end to our family day out. 😊

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Thank Shiz08
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for wonderful comments and the great recommendation of The Fiddlers being a 'great family restaurant', which we do pride ourselves on. Once again it fills me with pride to see the personal mentions of members of staff who work so hard to ensure that our customers get the very best experience possible when dining at our restaurant. I... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend were passing by and seen the good reviews on trip adviaor and decided to call in. We walked in and were greeted by Mark the barman who got us a drink and chatted away. He informed us they had the carvery and sandwhich bar to choose from. We got a sandwhich which was made by hanna.... More 

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Thank sicliff21
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review of your lunchtime stop off with us. I'm delighted Mark and Hannah looked after you so well and that your sandwiches were enjoyed so much. Your comments on the toilets have been taken on board and passed onto the relevant department. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being on the road a lot I've eaten in my fair share of sandwiches. The sandwich I received today was top notch, without doubt the best I've had.

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Thank John G
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our sandwich bar. It isn't often we get comments on our lunchtime salad/sandwich bar, so it was with delight that I read your review. Your 'top notch' comment will be passed onto our sandwich bar member of staff who is very dedicated to her area in both preparation and presentation of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed. You can choose from meat joints, breaded/battered fish/chicken and curry-type dish. Service is prompt and friendly. Will be back!

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Thank Paul S
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your continued valued custom, I'm glad our award winning lunchtime carvery meets all your requirements. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. More 

Kells, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful.....Beautiful...Beautiful..we had lunch here today to celebrate our parents 50th wedding anniversary and from the moment we walked in,we were made feel welcomed and special.The decor is stunning, the food from start to finish was amazing including the children's menu. To all the staff, thankyou for making this something my parents won't forget especially Kate, Mark, Barbara Hanna K. for... More 

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Thank derekmcinerney
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your visit to us and your comments on the food, service and ambiance. We take great pride in our customer service and really did want to make this particular special celebration memorable for you, your party and your parents on such a special occasion. I'm extremely proud of all my staff, however it is... More 

Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here one of the nights of the Carrickmacross Country Festival. The food was delicious and the staff, especially Karl, were very friendly and helpful. We would certainly eat here again. Thanks Karl for the best seat in the restaurant!

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Thank tayco
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, it was a pleasure looking after you for the evening and having a chat with you. I'm very pleased that I managed to accommodate your seating request on such an extremely busy weekend, but as you now know we will always do our very best for our customers. I look forward to welcoming you both... More 

Carrickmacross, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 of us went to the fiddlers for an evening meal and I have to say it was beautiful, two of us had the steak and it was cooked to perfection, the other had the chicken and the plate was cleaned, the service was very good, the staff kept checking if everything was ok, very reasonable priced, extra for the... More 

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Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to dine with us and post a review of your experience. Please keep us in mind for any future evening's out where we will be delighted to once again look after you and your party. Thank you More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

had a fantastic lunch the food is amazing and service is a 100% love the fiddlers it never disapoints us could'nt fault it .

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Thank Rosemary M
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyal and valued custom, it's always a pleasure seeing familiar faces walking through our door, and knowing that the hard work put in among all areas of our business continues to bring us the repeat custom we receive. I look forward to welcoming you back very soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and great service . Thanks Kate , always enjoy our visit to the fiddlers with a very good friend Vera .

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this review

Thank you for your brief but to the point comments on your visit to us with one of our longstanding and very loyal customer Vera. Kate always enjoys looking after you and having the craic! We look forward to seeing you both very soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $32
Cuisine
Irish, European, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: +353 42 966 3863
Description
The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar, restaurant and nightclub is owned by the Mc Eneaney Family and has undergone major refurbishment in the past few years. A family run business which prides itself on creating a warm, homely atmosphere with genuine hospitality and an assurance of our utmost attention to your personal requirements. The Fiddlers Elbow offer carvery Lunch from €11 12pm - 3pm Daily, and a Superbly priced Bistro Menu from 3pm to late!! 4 course Weekend Special Menu for only €28.00. The Fiddlers Elbow also offers exclusive function/conference suites to suit your needs.

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