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The Old Bank House Restaurant - CLOSED

17 Lower Main Street, Portlaoise R32 W5NP, Ireland
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible17%
May 19, 2013
“Beautiful Lunch”
Apr 3, 2013
“I wish i lived closer”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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17 Lower Main Street, Portlaoise R32 W5NP, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 29 reviews

Reviewed January 9, 2013

The exterior of the restaurant is nice but the interior is excellent. Its a relatively grand old building. The food was very good quality when we dined there and it is very competitively priced. Nice atmosphere there as well.

Thank Businesstravellerr8
Reviewed January 2, 2013 via mobile

This place looks nice & cosy and is fine for a coffee & cake. its not suitable or capable to cater for a large group/party for dinner when you make the booking they promise everything but when we went there for dinner (there were 20+)...More

1  Thank Maisy32
Reviewed December 14, 2012

I love The Old Bank. By far one of the best restaurants in town. The style of the rooms are so unique and cosy with the open fires. The staff and food is excellent and the price is just right. Keep up the good work.

Thank MissTerie_12
Reviewed November 5, 2012 via mobile

The most gorgeous setting. We had our lunch in a lovely sunny room. It was difficult to choose from the menu. We wanted everything. The staff were warm and welcoming. The food was presented beautifully and looked as good as it tasted. Great value for...More

Thank Ry0bi
Reviewed October 24, 2012

was in the bank house sat night for a meal with my wife , had the seafood brochette for starters and the fillet steak for mains , everything was cooked to perfection and the service was efficent and friendly even though it seemed to be...More

Thank james k
Reviewed October 21, 2012

had lunch today in the bank house, sunday 21st October Water served in grimy glasses, waitress seen me clean glasses with my napkin,was not in any way disturbed by this Kat Kitson starter plate had not one but two chips on it extremely long wait...More

3  Thank mary p
Reviewed September 23, 2012

I enjoyed this restaurant very much. the old georgian style room where we were seated was a really nice touch, diferent to most restaurants i've been to. i ordered the chicken duxelle and it was amazing, as was the side order of garlic potatoes. staff...More

Thank chrisalex1985
Reviewed August 27, 2012

Staff were all over us to much so if we were asked once we were asked 5 times didnt like the fact that desserts were on display with no cover

Thank MaryP48
Reviewed August 25, 2012

First visit here last night. Wow. It took me ages to choose what to eat, everything sounded lovely. Settled on the Goats cheese fritter. It was the tastiest food I have ever tasted, ever. My husband had the stuffed mushrooms, wonderful. The wine was perfect....More

1  Thank cackieireland
Reviewed July 29, 2012

We arrived in Portlaoise on Friday evening & went for a wander in the town after checking into our hotel. We asked a local man if he knew of any nice coffee shops, and he said The Old Bank house was very nice. We were...More

1  Thank DublinTherese
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  • Address: 17 Lower Main Street, Portlaoise R32 W5NP, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Laois  >  Portlaoise
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It is a tea rooms , restauranrt and tapas bar.
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