We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Oarsman

Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
+353 71 962 1733
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (20 reviews)
“pork” (20 reviews)
“burger” (33 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
French, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (639)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 612 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing food. We went there on our first night and they were great. They really got us excited and the food was unreal. Couldn't recommend the place enough

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the most beautiful meal here on Friday for our 1st wedding anniversary. John, the lovely guitarist and two of the lovely waitresses even serenaded us when they brought our lovely dessert. It was just perfect and we couldn't recommend The Oarsman highly enough...More

Thank Roshadubh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here with my mum. Have to say it was really great. Had a table upstairs. Bright airy and very nicely laid out. I found the chairs very low and when we asked for a cushion they were brought straight away. The food was...More

Thank Gerri T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow, what an establishment , finedining, very tasty delicious food , beautifully presented in lovely plates and yes , believe me there is enough to eat. For food lovers, people who appreciate hard work, dedication, new ideas this is the place for you. They specialize...More

Thank 6days7nights
Reviewed 4 days ago

The atmosphere in the Oarsmen is wonderful, the service is very friendly and above all the food is gorgeous and very well presented and quite the best food I have ever had in a public house. Although I am not really a beer drinker I...More

Thank Lindsay D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard of the Oarsman and wasn't sure if it was family friendly. I called before hand and asked about the kids menu options and also about booking a table. We were 3 adults and 6 children it was great being able to book...More

Thank Fobrien
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just in Carrick working for day, several people had mentioned the oarsman as a nice place for grub. All I can say is WOW!!. Totally blown away with the quality of the food. Top notch. I went for the 2 course special menu for €24.50....More

Thank einstein2361
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely dinner for seven upstairs at the Oarsmen. Live music added to the rich wood airy ambiance. Many in the party had special and others ordered off the standard menu, all enjoyed their meals. The selection of breads and specialized butters were outstanding. My special,...More

Thank philipu2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant and its staff could not have done enough for us -from the very warm welcome to the excellent service and the efforts they went to in really making my daughter, the bride feel special. Food was delicious - chicken wings, soup, endless supplies...More

Thank eagle47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, nice atmosphere. We ate at the bar restaurant, live guitar music (Thursday eve) and very nice to our children--even personalised my four year old son's dessert! Thumbs up for this place!

Thank Gwenno28
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
di vino
259 reviews
.09 km away
St.George's Terrace Restaurant
100 reviews
.15 km away
Giovannis take away
60 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Aura Leitrim Leisure Centre
7 reviews
.93 km away
Carrick Quads
15 reviews
.10 km away
Cryan's Traditional Irish Music Bar
11 reviews
.05 km away
Kidz Kingdom and Bowling
10 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Oarsman staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Leitrim  >  Carrick-on-Shannon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 962 1733
  • E-mail
Description
We are a multi award winning bar & restaurant featured in the Michelin Guide & McKenna's Top 100 Restaurants. We are passionate advocates of using well sourced quality local & artisinal ingredients. As we are the seventh generation of our family in the hospitality trade we know the importance of continuing the legacy of offering a high quality service led experience. We would love to welcome you to The Oarsman soon.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing