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Mitchell's Restaurant

Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21867
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (159 reviews)
“mussels” (96 reviews)
“chowder” (81 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Irish, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Great restaurant, fabulous place for lunch, and you can overhear so many different languages being spoken - it is obviously in a lot of guide books !

Thank Sullivanelizabeth
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We hit many restaurants in Ireland. It was like they caught the fish 5 minutes before you sat. Be sure to ask for the a la carte menu to really taste a fresh piece of fish. Comes with sides of veggies, so good!!! Also, the...More

Thank Happy Holiday N
Reviewed 29 August 2016

At Mitchell's you get what you should get everywhere close to the sea: fresh oysters, fresh fish, nice seafood chowder, etc., well prepared and tasty. If they had better wines on their list it would be perfect.

Thank vie4you
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Mitchell's only one night during our 2 nights' stay in the area - wish we booked there for both nights. Very attentive staff and owner, fresh ingredients cooked in a modern style keeping traditional flavours. Great location on middle of Main...More

Thank Silvia H
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This very nice restaurant in Clifden serves lunch until 5:30 pm and dinner thereafter. Delicious starters and main courses. Make sure you leave room for dessert!!! Quality and prices are UP from the normal pub food you get everywhere else- and it is definitely worth...More

Thank JG-Bayern
Reviewed 27 August 2016

As a tour operating business we need to be sure of a premises before we recommend it to our customers. We need to be sure that the food is of an excellent standard,good value for money,service is efficient, spotlessly clean restaurant & in some cases...More

Thank VIpChauffeur
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Local oysters and seafood were delicious. Reservations are required for dinner. Desserts were homemade and very good.

Thank skisunPF50
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The food here is excellent - but pricy. They are not particularly family friendly and would prefer you didn't bring children. Also a few times we have visited the service has been a bit haphazzard.

Thank Helly-ally
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This restaurant is why one should travel to Ireland for the food. Mitchell’s is on the Connemara shore. We went there for lunch. Nice sunny afternoon. The owner was most welcoming as we had not booked. The ladies ordered bloody marys that they said were...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Had a table booked as we had an elderly lady with us who can not use the stairs we explained this and asked for table downstairs Meal was very nice but not what I expected. The staff were very friendly. Very disappointed when we asked...More

Thank Róisín K
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Response from spg1973 | Reviewed this property |
Arrrgh! Sorry I never saw this until now. Probably too late, but I would to answer I would say it may not be totally necessary but probably advisable.
25 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21867
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