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Rowan Tree Cafe Bar

Harmony Row, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 686 8669
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Cafe, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Harmony Row, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I eat lunch here 4 times a week. The food is the best in town by a good margin. The staff are super friendly and helpful. I've been coming here for a long time and I've never had a bad experience. The steak sandwich is...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the Rowan Tree today, and I have, from experience of my own customer based provision service, a keen eye to standards.... So we entered and even though the server, who I correctly surmised was manageress because her dress was different, was not serving just...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am a regular visitor to this cafe and must say that everything there is amazing. Food, coffee, drinks. All staff are very welcoming and friendly and just really good craic. With that said I must mention one tall bar man with black hair that...More

Thank serato s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was out last week my husband for our anniversary and I have to take the time to write about the delicious meal we both had. You know what.. the meal was gorgeous but let's just skip to the desserts. It is so hard to...More

Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rowan Tree is the perfect location for a relaxed coffee , lunch or dinner . Great ambience in a period building , situated alongside the river Fergus where on a nice day , you can sit outside and enjoy the sunshine . Entrance is...More

Thank Unad49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great lunch with a friend last Friday. Food was so tasty and so well presented. Our waitress Maire was so pleasant and cheerful. I have eaten here previously and never been disappointed. Well worth a visit.

Thank Maureen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Rowan Tree not knowing what to expect as we hadn't booked a table until last minute. I ordered the fish of the day which was halibut with lentil and my husband ordered the Rowan Tree Greek Pizza. We also flat bread starters....More

Thank WowLady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

enjoyed a coffee and scone by the river. very nice atmosphere, coffee and service. parked in car park and walked over the bridge.

Thank gzjones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chips at their best, so far, have been only about architecture - the balance of crunchy outside and smooth inside. But not about taste, everywhere else you have to add salt and vinegar for taste. But not here! In The Rowan Tree, one can actually...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a tour group of young, well-travelled professionals. Quite frankly the best meal I have had in all of Ireland, and the UK! Had the tempranillo, steak, and white chocolate mousse for dessert. Wine was gorgeous, steak cooked perfectly medium-rare, so buttery and tender...More

Thank HayleeandHugh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harmony Row, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 686 8669
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Rowan Tree Café Bar is in the most beautiful location overlooking the river Fergus in the centre of Ennis. Our building is one of the oldest in Ennis, a former Gentleman's Club built in 1740, steeped in history and character where our high ceilings, open fire and covered riverside terrace give you an experience like no other in Town. Our large seating capacity of 120 guests and our 3 different rooms including one 25 guest private dining room and lends itself perfectly to small and large group dining, we have a variety of menu options to suit all tastes and occasions. Our team are passionate about sourcing and preparing the very best of Irish, Locally sourced and ethically produced ingredients and show the best food that Ireland has to offer, all of which is served to you with a Mediterranean style by people who take pride in the fact that food is only one of the ingredients that makes for a fantastic dining experience. We encourage our staff to be show off their own personalities while ensuring our guests are given a warm and genuine "Cead Mile Failte". The restaurants approachable staff ensures smooth service in one of Ennis's busiest and yet most relaxed establishments. Our listed building brings the warmth of old Ireland where you will dine in former dance halls and billiards rooms into the our 21st Century café bar experience with big bay windows, high ceilings, original artworks by renowned Clare artists and pitched pine floors all add to the relaxed atmosphere we try to create. There is no better way to start or finish the day then with a cup of Illy coffee or a glass of wine in hand while sitting and watching the majestic river Fergus flow by. Find us on social media by using the #rowan3
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