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Rathbaun Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner


Irish, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

We stopped in here for a drink and ended up staying the whole evening as the music and atmosphere was fantastic.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dustinjohnsongolffan
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Dinner and music here we're well worth the short drive from our B&B in Doolin. Seafood chowder, fish n chips, beer and dessert were all fantastic. We were quite happy that the music started a little earlier than other places and very impressed with the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dianainwarwick
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I came back here after ten years and I found the same taste that I remembered. The fish and chips is good, the selection of drink (beers, teaa, etc.) is great and the live music is always something that I love!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LindaEileen
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Good food served here until 11p.m accompanied by fantastic musicians and friendly staff the food is very reasonably priced and service is very quick. Well worth a visit

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank deedeedoheny
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Food here was great. Good portions, clean & friendly. I had a burger which was dressed & well presented. The prices are average for the area & good value. Definitely eat there again. They also had a Trad group playing which was really good. Highly...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lizmoody
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We enjoyed a lovely lamb stew each, very tasty. We also had a few drinks here on a couple of the nights of our stay. We found the service on all occasions excellent. It is a lovely clean airy bar with a good atmosphere. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mdheffernan2017
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I finally got some traditional Irish Stew (with lamb). It was great!!! We had a few drinks and stayed to listen to the live music they have nightly. Fun to listen to some traditional music. The service was great!!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Erin J
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Kits of dancing going on in this bar when I was here due to the Matchmaking festival being on. Good music and expensive drinks as every hotel was due to festival.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Denartes
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The restaurant was good, soup was great as was the bacon and cabbage. Reasonably priced and very clean and staff were friendly. Big bar at the back that catered for old time waltzing if thats your thing. I would head back again just for the...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Kabuta
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with family and friends nice staff great atmosphere and brilliant craic. Bathroom could be checked out more often as it was messy but it was very busy at the time.

Date of visit: September 2017
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