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The Snailbox

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Killmoon | Killmoon House, Ashbourne, Ireland
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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County Meath, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a gr8 eating spot for families very nice place staff very friendly and food too will be back here again soon

Thank elaineryan33
Balbriggan, Ireland
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Now this is the place for all the meat lovers.. The steaks are to die for. I love going here even that its abit of a drive for me but it is so worth it

Thank leexx9
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Our favourite spot to visit with family and as a couple. Food and service always top notch. You always get a welcoming smile when you walk through the door and you never leave disappointed :-)

Thank KIM F
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother stayed here last week with my son on as they had been to see the Titanic Belfast exhibition. They stayed here on the way home to do some shopping in Dublin the next day. The service and care they received was second to none. My son has a few behavioural and sensory issues and they went out of... More 

Thank eviebabie
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being here on a number of occasions... menu has a lot to offer.. service is good, staff are friendly..kids menus are also good.. it's a kinda run of the Mill kind of eatery.. there is nothing I can say bad about the place, but there is nothing on the menu that you remember or the jumps out.. in other words... More 

Thank Jay M
Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice food with great menu for both adults and children. Very welcoming staff and good service. We stopped over for lunch on the way back to Dublin and was very pleased with it. They have a big selection of hats that are displayed, over 4,000 and you would get a Snailbox hat for exchange if you bring one with... More 

Thank Stavros_Iac
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great welcome by the manager and assistant manager. Food was great..burger and chips....mmmmm. the bun in the burger could be better. E15 for burger... not cheep but one of the best burgers I've tasted. Love the thousands of peaked caps hanging from the ceiling. Will return.

Thank Gerry H
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my Gosh !!! Perfect from start to finish...greated & made feel like regulars, shown menus & kids menu both had great selections...waitress was a lovely local girl in early 20s was able to chat away & was so helpful....Food was to die for just perfect & portions r big so u won't leave disappointed.... Nicest prawn stir fry I've... More 

Thank Fibaker
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to dinner with my daughter and her partner's family. The food was gorgeous, the atmosphere was relaxing but what really impressed us was the staff. The staff were amazing! I'll be back!!

Thank Helena g
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten here a few times . Would highly recommend it. From seafood to steak. Service top notch and great atmosphere in the bar by the fire.

Thank BostonClare

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $37
International, Irish, Bar, European, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Killmoon | Killmoon House, Ashbourne, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +353-1-8354277
With old world character and charm combined with a modern and relaxed ambiance, we take pride in offering our patrons a relaxed and delicious dining experience which The Snailbox is renowned for. Having won the "Best Welcome & Customer Service Award" in 2010, we have built our reputation through our friendly and efficient service accompanied by the finest & freshest ingredients prepared by our Head Chef Monica and her team. Monica has now introduced her own range of Snailbox gourmet breads, and signature Snailbox desserts that are being served daily in our restaurant. Our menu philosophy is simple; fresh, tasty, home-made and locally sourced ingredients served to you with a smile. Click below to view any of our mouth-watering menus.

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