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“Top pub for food and friendlyness”
Review of West Wicklow House

West Wicklow House
Ranked #1 of 12 Restaurants in Blessington
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $25
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Good for: Families with children, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: West Wicklow House Blessington is a cozy traditional Irish pub located on the N81 road in the picturesque village of Blessington at the foot of the wicklow mountains. Home to scenic movies such as Braveheart, king Arthur, The New Vikings series and PS I love You. We are open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and evening meals and offer great group rates. Our menus are based on traditional pub food with excellent contemporary and classic seafood specials. All our staff are helpful and full of local knowledge to assist you plan your sightseeing day. So if you like walking the Wicklow Hills, visiting the Glendalough Monastic site or just driving around the beautiful Blessington Lakes make sure to add the West Wicklow House to your to visit list. Check us out on Facebook, West Wicklow House Blessington. Excellent on street free parking and free wifi available.
Reviewed August 30, 2012

Stayed in Blessington for a week with my wife Miriam and visited several pubs in the village but ended up in the West Wicklow House every day for great food and drink. Very, very friendly staff especially Peter, Mairead and Kathleen. Food was always reasonably priced, good and plentiful (thanks chef). Would recommend this ESTABLISHMENT to everyone. Thanks a million, Joe, Lisburn, Northern Ireland.

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2  Thank Marion W
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Reviewed August 5, 2012

warm and welcoming local pub, loved the atmosphere and food. would definitely recommend. peter does a great job behind the bar

2  Thank beach2616
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West Wicklow Ho... B, Manager at West Wicklow House, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2012

Thank you so much for your positive review, much appreciated.

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Reviewed July 9, 2012

We had a family evening meal here on 6/07/12 the atmosphere is good and the staff are all very polite and attentive the food was excellent I had a steak which was cooked to perfection all our meals were excellent, we did not know what to expect when we walked in the bar/ restaurant is like a tardis huge on the inside which is good the decor is very clean and bright, all in all a very good dining experience.

1  Thank IGordon
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Reviewed May 13, 2012

Hi everyone, me and my wife were hanging out in Blessington and we needed a place where to eat-in so by chance we called in.
Positive: very spacious and elegant premises, well polished and neat, so the first feeling is a nice boozer where to enjoy few pints.
Negative: the place wasn't busy but none of the floor staff welcomed us, asked us if we wanted to eat, at least handed over some menus.. so logically this lack of professionalism clashed with the nice environment.
So we grabbed two menus and took a seat.
At that stage we have been approached by a waitress,just being seated we asked for some extra time to browse the menus.
After a little while we were approached again, that made us feel little bit pushed but we decided to order our meals anyway.
Honestly we had too wait little too long for the amount of patrons eating at the moment but we don't usually complaint.
My wife got lasagna and i got a fishfood platter.
TO CONCLUDE: the food was eatable but everage taste-wise and choise-wise. Nothing special.
A NICE AND EXPENSIVE LOOKINGBOX WHICH CONTAINS NOTHING VALUABLE.
Your choise.
Ciao

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Reviewed April 6, 2012

Lovley grub served here, good choice and very tasty. live music most nights and a great atmosphere

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1  Thank jay--carpay
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