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E.J. Kings

Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21330
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (33 reviews)
“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
“lamb shank” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 576 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here and had drinks a couple of times. Good atmosphere, on a nicer day sit out and watch the world go by. Food was good too.More

Thank Nelson252
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Nelson252, Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a lovely review of EJ Kings. It is always a pleasure to receive such kind words. I'm delighted that you have enjoyed your visits here, and it certainly is a pleasant perk when the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

E. J. KINGS is an ok pub but nothing exceptional. Has reasonable atmosphere. Staff friendly. As I said, OK.

Thank Tony B
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tony B Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of EJ Kings. I was delighted to read your kind comments about our staff. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Best Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love love love the food here. The seafood chowder is yet to be beaten anywhere else. Fabulous food and great choice.More

Thank LWalsh227
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear LWalsh227, Thank you for the kind words in your review of EJ Kings! I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed dining experience here in EJs, I will be sure to pass this on to the team here in the Kitchen. We would love...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

E.J Kings is located in the very centre of Clifden. There's a lively bar with traditional music on the ground floor, and a delightful restaurant two floors up overlooking the main square. The restaurant is simply but tastefully decorated, and the fixed price menu (€24.95...More

Thank Ben M
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ben M Thank you so much for the kind words in your recent review. I was very pleased to enjoyed your visit at the restaurant upstairs here at EJ Kings. It is always rewarding to receive such great feedback. Many thanks for the recommendation,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the biggest dish of mussels I've ever seen and they were equally delish! Staff were very friendly and accommodating. Would definitely recommend it!More

Thank ogormanJ
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear OgormanJ, Thank you so much for the kind words in your recent review. I was very pleased to read that you had such a positive experience here at EJ Kings. It is always rewarding to receive such great feedback, especially in relation to our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the best meal and the Manager was great thanks for accommodating us at such short notice!! The live music topped the night!!!More

Thank ceecee124
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ceecee124, Thank you so much for the kind words in your recent review. It is always rewarding to receive such great feedback, I will be sure to pass on your feedback to Pat, the manager, he will be delighted! We would, of course, love...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved spending time at E.J. Kings during the Clifden Arts Festival last week. A friend of mine from Galway--who was performing during the festival--made it our meeting and eating spot. The manager, Pat, was more than helpful and amazingly attentive considering this is probably the...More

Thank PadraigiNineill
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear PadraigiNineill, Thank you so much for the kind words in your recent review. I was very pleased to read that you had such a positive experience here at EJ Kings. It is always rewarding to receive such great feedback, especially in relation to our...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here whilst staying in clifden..lovely food and nice music..busy spot which is a good sign..quaint..good atmosphere and staff very nice..would have no hesitation eating here again if visiting clifden..seemed to be very popular with tourists..More

Thank Lindajo400
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear Lindajo400 Thank you for your kind review! I'm delighted to read that you and yours had such a great experience here in EJs - it's always very rewarding receive such positive feedback. Should you find yourselves in Clifden again in the future, be sure...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

I was wandering through Clifden on a busy early evening, searching for a place to get a bite to eat. At the corner of Main and Market Street, I spotted the perfect table through the window at E.J. Kings and hurried in to grab it....More

Thank barbsboyBoston
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear BarbsboyBoston, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review of EJ Kings. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed the atmosphere here and was particularly pleased with your comments about our live music - we proudly showcase local talent here in...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

I was invited to spend an evening at EJ Kings and it was really wonderful as a matter of fact I ate two meals in the time I was there, a late lunch and then came back for a delicious dinner. The Bar area is...More

Thank Lee C
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Dear Lee C, Thank your for taking the time to leave such a kind review! Heartwarming reviews such as your own are always a pleasure to read. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, and that you also enjoyed...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21330
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