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JP Clarke's

Bunratty, Ireland
+353 61 363 363
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
1 week ago
“Good food and service”
2 weeks ago
“Best bar food ever!”
Closed Now
All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bunratty, Ireland
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed today via mobile

Good meal at a reasonable price. The food was very tasty and the staff very attentive. I took off a star because they messed up the timing of the food but overall very good.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a wonderful choice and we ate there twice during our 3 night stay in Bunratty. The atmosphere is very modern and stylish, especially for a pub. The food was delicious, the selections very varied, the prices very affordable and the service fine. The...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Just a super restaurant with fabulous food and excellent staff. The menu choice for kids is ideal. Atmosphere great and all reasonably priced.

Thank DS1064
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a busy evening and without reservation. The waiter managed to find us a seat and we settled down to peruse the menu, expecting a long wait. After having placed our orders, we were pleasantly surprised that the food arrived sooner than we...More

Thank travelbugPJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice pub and dinner. We are staying next door and spoke to a few Irish folks. THEY avoid Durty Nellys up the road. We figured they knew what they were talking about. Food was good. Generous portions. Dinner for 2 with drinks and apps...More

Thank salihora
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an early dinner at JP Clarke's, went in without a reservation but were promptly seated after a short wait at the bar. Service was very polite and attentive, we tried the antipasti platter to start, fish and chips for main and a delicious...More

Thank Ewa Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped as a family for a light lunch without any prior knowledge of JP's. My son (10 years)who is a real 'mussel' specialist had a really big bowl of mussels which he was thrilled with. We had calamari and a Greek salad. Sitting outside...More

Thank Arthur L
John O, Restaurant Manager at JP Clarke's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Arthur L Thank you for your very kind review, I am delighted to see that you and your family had such an enjoyable dining experience with us and i am delighted to see that your son was Thrilled with his Mussels and i am...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to JP Clarke with my family of 4 adults and 2 children yesterday afternoon. Weather was lovely and a lot of customers eating outside. However obviously the restaurant CANT cater for large numbers as firstly we had to request jug of water 3 times.....More

2  Thank Aisling G
John O, Restaurant Manager at JP Clarke's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Aisling G Thank you for your Review, Firstly i would like to address the issue with your cod main course which you have said was Burned to a Cinder, I have to disagree with you and while it may have been a little overcooked...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food ok, service non existent, waiter seemed as if he had a million other places to be. Won't be rushing back.More

Thank Jk1991
John O, Restaurant Manager at JP Clarke's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jkl991 Thank you for taking the time to write your review, I am sorry to see that the food and service were not up to our usual high standards, I do hope you might return again so we can show you the real Jp...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit was not impressing, second visit blew our socks off. Great staff, yummy food. Atmosphere is modern, not your traditional Irish pub atmosphere. But that is not a bad thing, just different and the food makes up for it.

Thank divot6969
John O, Manager at JP Clarke's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear divot6969 Thank you for your lovely review, I am Delighted to see that you enjoyed your dining experience with us enjoying great food excellent staff and all in a great modern atmosphere. Thank you again for your review Kind Regards john

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 33
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bunratty, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Bunratty
  • Phone Number: +353 61 363 363
  • E-mail
JP Clarke's is a rustic country pub featuring reclaimed sandstone floors, timber beams with brick and stone walls. The atmosphere in JP Clarke's is relaxed, friendly and informal, while the overall impression is of a pub that is both comfortable and rustic. Bunratty is a great location to meander the day away enjoying fine food and chilled wines and beers, forgetting about the worries and stresses of life.
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