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The Venue

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Top Road strandhill | Sligo, Strandhill, Sligo 0000, Ireland
+353 71 916 8167
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12:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 21:30
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Massachusetts
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the food. Forgot that it was a Sunday night so a reservation would have been good. There was plenty of waitstaff and they were constantly checking on tables to empty dishes or see if they needed things. At the end we sat for 25 minutes waiting for our bill. We couldn't seem to catch ANY staff to ask and... More 

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Thank Willingtotryanything
Pasadena, California
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45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is a real find. I ordered the local salmon which was very fresh and beautifully prepared. One of the best salmon dinners I have ever had. Lots of healthy fresh vegetables were also presented with my order. The dining room overlooks a golf course and a bay. This is a very popular place so reservations are highly recommended.... More 

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Thank Rob L
Hartford, Connecticut
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and service. My husband had a pasta dish and I had chicken - both great. Desserts were excellent but giant. House wine and local beer on the advice of our server were great choices.

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Thank AlfieandOllie
Ireland
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450 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 380 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was here for a family function a few weeks ago. The food was fantastic. I had the duck which was excellent - there were 18 of us there - and everyone had a great meal Service was superb. Thanks for a great night.

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Thank Kevin_One_Man_Show
Sligo, Ireland
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife have eaten in the venue a few times over the years . It is a nice place to eat and the food is good .I would say that it is a bit expensive for us and therefore would not visit it often.

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Thank patjfeeney9823
Sligo, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you walk in the door at around 6 on Saturday evening in the attempt to avoid the Saturday evening rush and pray the waitress will give you a seat without a reservation it’s a big obstacle overcome just there and then. On a family day out it’s all about the keeping the partner happy and ensuring she has a... More 

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Thank eamonn662
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here and it was an enjoyable experience , lovely layout and staff . Food is solid and good value

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Thank Andimar115
Dublin
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84 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable meal here and can only imagine it is a popular summer venue. Fire in the hearth in the bar made us feel very welcome. Service was charming.

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Thank JMBFDublin
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best places I have eat in Sligo friend staff and good value for the food you are getting

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Thank Kate M
Cork, Ireland
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely authentic VENUE, very clean & service was efficient ,only had a drink here but plan to return to eat soon .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Irish, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 21:30
Monday
12:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Top Road strandhill | Sligo, Strandhill, Sligo 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo  >  Strandhill
  • Phone Number: +353 71 916 8167

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?