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“It was OK!”

Ranked #36 of 50 Restaurants in Cavan
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

We stayed for four nights at the Radisson and dined for the first night in Botanica. Our dinner was OK but we could not help but think that things could have been much improved if the hotel were better organised to handle the larger number of bookings caused by the arrival of coach parties. The food we selected was well prepared and well presented but there seemed to be something lacking both in attentiveness and atmosphere. We also were of the view that although the charge was not extortionate, it was questionable as to whether or not it represented good value for money. A pity, actually!!

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Reviewed May 1, 2013

We ate lunch at lobby bar and later in the bar. To our disappointment the lunch menu was the same as the dinner with limited choices and way overpriced. Food was average and we were left unsatisfied.

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Reviewed February 4, 2013

We stayed in the Radisson & hugely enjoyed the hotel experience, spa, accommadation & walks in the grounds. However the the dining room experience was average. My wife & I both felt the food was quite ordinary & overpriced because of this. Instead of being a leisurely experience each course felt like courses were rushed out to the table so that we were in & out of the restaurant needlessly quickly. The restaurant was not full & so the was no need to turn over tables for later bookings,

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Reviewed February 21, 2011

Stayed here in fen 2011 for my birthday weekend with my partner. Ate in the main restaurant on the first night. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the food was great albeit slow to come out of the kitchen. Great atmosphere.
Ate in the bar on two occasions. Both very disappointing due to rude and inattentive staff. Food was nice although again very slow to come out of kitchen. would not recommend bar area.

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Reviewed February 2, 2009

We booked a family meal in the main restaurant in Jan 09. We expected the food to be good but alas we were wrong. There were 22 people in our party and 18 of those were very disappointed with the food.

Starters:
Ministrone soup (tasted like something you'd get from a knorr packet)
Salad (tiny portion of lettuce and not much else - apart from the gallon of balsamic vinegar poured over the plate)

Main course;

I had chicken on a bed of pea risotto.. chicken was lovely but the risotto was disgusting! The steak was tough and fatty, the veg were really plain and boring.. nothing special there at all.

All in all, I would not recommend you go and eat here - set dinner menu is €50pp - spend your money somewhere else and enjoy your meal.

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