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The French Table


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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A Little Taste of France in the Heart of Limerick City The French Table opened its doors in the Summer of June 2008. Owned by Strasbourg born Thomas Fialon and Limerick native Deirdre Fialon, the couple met in Paris where they were both on work placement. Thomas moved to Ireland with Deirdre where they spent a few years working, before travelling to Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean. Switzerland was their next destination, and together they managed a Restaurant and Bar in a busy ski resort. They Married in France before moving home to Ireland and creating The French Table, one of the Limerick's leading restaurants nestled on the banks of the River Shannon. Over the past few years, the Restaurant
USD 8 - USD 56
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
French, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a wonderful lunch (late Sunday afternooon)Very reasonably priced two course meal.Food was excellent and service matched the food.Would highly recommend this restaurant in a quiet scenic location on the Quay by the river Shannon

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pat C
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very good Sunday lunch in this under-rated restaurant on the Shannon riverside with wonderful views. A very good and well priced 2 and 3 course fixed price menu and an extensive A la Carte menu. For starters we chose French Onion soup and the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed a weekend lunch in this modern, riverside cafe. I thoroughly enjoyed the salad with chicken and bacon while my wife enjoyed the 2 course dinner. Nice staff in a pleasant environment

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank d0ddhaynes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited the French Table on a few previous visits to Limerick. I cannot recommend it too highly. On this occasion my companion and I had the set lunch (€22 for three courses). I chose smoked duck salad to start followed by hake with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SeanG2555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazed by how busy this excellent restaurant was on a Friday evening in January. we had a company night out and the food and atmosphere while noisy was great. the staff were under serious pressure, every table full but they coped well and were pleasant...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Paul O
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

The new look restaurant is gorgeous. So classy and modern. The new additions to the menu looked great! We had the crispy pork and spätzle to begin. Wow, both were divine. Mains were monkfish and boeuf bourguignon which are served with veg and served each...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 539gillians
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Ate here on Friday night as a party of two. Greeted at the door & coats taken and showed to our table. Had les escargots & the sirloin steak. First time for me to have snails and was pleasently surprised as I can be a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lovefood1991
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

My boyfriend & I had a lovely dinner here. I’m coeliac & the waitress Britney was very accommodating of my dietary requirements. The food was exquisite . I lived in France & the escargot was the best I’ve ever tasted. The portions were more than...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank devataraf
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

This was our second time eating here since they have revamped it. Food & wine cannot fault we all enjoyed it Service excellent as usual Value for money good. Our only quip was the noise levels we couldn't here ourselves talk to each other during...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BPH_68
Reviewed 19 November 2018

I'm French so I have very high expectations when it comes to French restaurants and this one ticked all the boxes, the bread was delicous, the butter that comes with it tasted like the one I had as a kid, absolutely gorgeous! I ordered the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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17 November 2018|
Response from frenchtableLimerick | Property representative |
It’s always better to book if you can to be sure of having a table. It does depend on the size of the party also. If it’s for 2 people there should t be a problem on Sunday, however with the Christmas season approaching it... More
17 November 2018|
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Response from Aishling R | Reviewed this property |
yes definitely book very popular
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Response from Amberkennedy | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, yes.
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