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Muskerry Arms Restaurant

The Square | Co. Cork, Blarney, Ireland
+353 21 438 5200
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (33 reviews)
“beef stew” (14 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
The Square | Co. Cork, Blarney, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 715 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided to escape the crowds around the Blarney Castle precinct and this was the perfect place. Very quiet but good pub food and charming staff, A great find.

Thank Azurewaters14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant staff, yummy food, always a great buzz and entertainment most nights.. And always a great mix of people visiting from all over the world.

Thank cmca-bear
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind review, it is always lovely to hear from happy customers, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit. Please do call in to see us again. Kind Regards Ruth O Connor

Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant serves good quality food at very reasonable prices. Small tip, make sure you dine on the first floor & not in the bar area, it's the same menu but it is much more comfortable upstairs. The staff in the restaurant & bar are...More

Thank ififif2017
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the friendly service and were made to feel so welcome, please call to us if you are ever in Blarney again. Kind Regards Ruth O Connor

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been in this Pub for the 2nd time, we asked for a free table and we ve been seated and we ordered drinks. 40 minutes later a waitress came and asked from us to sit some where else as there were 4 people...More

Thank Mary M
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mary I read your review with dismay but upon further investigation I discovered that you were actually in Nells, our restaurant and not in the pub. We have a large bar downstairs for customers who wish to just have a drink although we do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Muskerry Arms Hotel pub - even though this was very close to the Blarney Stone and in a very touristy spot, there were a surprising number of locals having a pint at 12:30 in the afternoon. This was a quaint stop for a quick bite...More

Thank RamblinJamie
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal, the atmosphere and the friendly service, we are very proud of our wonderful staff and I will be sure to pass on your compliments. Kind Regards Ruth O...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place has a warm friendly atmosphere and the staff were excellent. The bangers and mash were okay as were the ribs. Desserts were very good but the coffee was bitter.More

Thank scall92
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and excellent service. We do have a selection of coffees available and we would be only too happy to offer you an alternative if you ever find that the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a vegetarian, I have struggled to eat well at Irish places. This place’s menu was not promising, but they happily volunteered a veggie curry and veggie soup when I asked, and both were very tasty. My family also ate fries, steak, and other staples,...More

1  Thank Matthew M
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mathew, thank you so much for your kind review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal, we will always do our utmost to meet our customers dietary requirements. Kind Regards Ruth o Connor

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us had lunch on Thursday 21st. December 2017 and it was a real treat. My Wife had Lasagne, our friend had an untoasted special sandwich and I ordered the Gourmet Sausages. My plate was bedecked with French onion rings on a skewer embedded...More

1  Thank Aidan W
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aidan, thank you so much for your kind review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the friendly service, we look forward to welcoming you to the Muskerry Arms again. Sincerely Ruth

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Asked a local where to eat in town and he sent us to the Muskerry Arms. What a great choice.We met the owner who was our server. He couldn't be more friendly and helpful with our lunch choices. Traditional Irish Pub food. I have one...More

2  Thank Duane M
Ruth O, Guest Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Duane for your kind review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal and were made to feel so welcome. Please call in to us if you are ever in the Blarney area again. Sincerely Ruth O Connor

Reviewed 2 December 2017

We ate here 3 times while in the area- we liked it that much! Fish and Chips was the best we had on this trip, Toasted Special was excellent, and the Lamb dinner with mushy peas outstanding. My kids tried the lasagna for dinner and...More

Thank BeckyRT
Ruth O, Public Relations Manager at Muskerry Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Becky, thank you so much for your lovely review and your repeat custom, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed all your meals with us. I have passed on your kind words to our hard working chefs and they were very much appreciated. Warm...More

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Shazney81
24 October 2017|
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Response from Kat F | Reviewed this property |
There is a ground level that would accommodate the wheelchair-bound visitor.
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maireadbailey
2 August 2016|
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Response from Ruth O | Property representative |
Hi Mairead, yes, our chef can accommodate your vegan requirements. Please talk to your server and they will let you know what the best options are.
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jeremy spot
9 July 2016|
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Response from Jerry-Casburn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't help, we are dogless and didn't see any there while we were. Jerry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 37
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | Co. Cork, Blarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Blarney
  • Phone Number: +353 21 438 5200
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Description
This Wonderfully Traditional Irish Pub & Restaurant offering Boutique Accommodation is located in the centre of the picturesque village of Blarney Co. Cork. A second generation family owned and run property offering a typical Irish welcome to all customers. The restaurant is focused on ensuring your visit is so memorable that you will be planning your next visit the minute you leave. The Muskerry Pub & Restaurant is open every day from 7.30am serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. You can decide to eat in our restaurant or in the bar, the choice is yours. The property has an Irish pub & restaurant serving the very best homemade food every day from 7.30am (9am Sundays) until late. Choose from a wide selection of options which are all cooked freshly for you by our experienced chef's. We cater for customers with dietary requirements such as gluten free or vegetarian. For your entertainment we have live Music every night & for Sports fans we have live Sports on 8 large screens plus Bingo every Wednesday evening. Special €20 restaurant promotion is now on which includes a main course, dessert, tea/coffee & a pint/glass of wine. This is Blarney's busiest & best loved Traditional Irish Pub & Restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you & promise you will enjoy the craic with locals & visitors alike.
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