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Cliff House Hotel Restaurant

| Ardmore Bay, Ardmore, Ireland
+353 24 87800
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (36 reviews)
“sorbet” (15 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Irish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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| Ardmore Bay, Ardmore, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning location for a hotel. The service is exceptional and the lunch menu is good value. There is a relaxed atmosphere around the hotel. The views on a fine and bad day are amazing.The furniture in the bar and restaurant are really comfy and its...More

Thank conniehalley
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear conniehalley Thank you so much for your lovely comments and we really appreciate your custom. See you again soon hopefully, Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a wedding here. Besides the stunning view over the cliff the rooms are very luxe and beautiful. Take a hike along the cliffs and we had a absolutely fantastic 12 course dinner. The Chef is a Dutch young man Martijn Kajuiter who 'designs'...More

Thank Ariane K
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Ariane K Thank you so much for your review and for your visit. Glad you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you back again soon, Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had a wonderful lunch, I could not fault the restaurant, however there is very little lounge space, what does on do if the weather is not good if one is staying. The view from the restaurant is breath taking but not sure if I...More

Thank orflaith2014
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear orflaith2014 Thank you for your review - we have a lovely library area on the 6th floor with lovely views over the bay for you to enjoy on your next visit. Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner last Sunday night in your restaurant . We had the sample menu including wine . Amazing , just blown away with the whole experience . This takes everything to a new level I think . Thank you so much...More

Thank kieran c
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear kieran c Thank you for your review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your dinner with us. I hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back sometime, Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal here on Saturday night. We had the tasting menu. 1. Amazing 2. Best food I have ever eaten. 3. The detail to everything was 5 star. 4. Wine top quality. 5. Thank you for a great night.

Thank Noel M
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Noel M Thank you. 1. We really appreciate you visiting us. 2. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us. 3. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 15 April 2017

I had lunch in the bar with a friend and it was a wonderful experience. Our table had views out over the sea, and the service was friendly and welcoming. We had no starters, even though there was a very good selection and potential allergens...More

Thank Tracey K
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Tracey K Thank you so much for visiting and we are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch in the Bar restaurant. Hope to see you back soon again some time. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 15 April 2017

Food was expensive well cooked and great quality, very tasty. Had goats cheese,beef starter,pork belly, lamb shank, rhubarb dessert,

Thank zenaquinn
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear zenaquinn Thank you for visiting our Bar restaurant. Glad that you enjoyed your meal. Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 11 April 2017

"The House" is the main Restaurant in "Cliff House Hotel", and indeed, is probably one of the main reasons Guests/Patrons come to this venue, as it has "Michelin Star" status. It's also an attractive and comfortable space, with many Tables having "sea views" ("first come,...More

Thank Gooner10_8
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Gooner10_8 Thank you, once again, for your most welcome in depth and comprehensive review. It is our great pleasure to welcome you back each year and I am glad that you enjoyed an improvement on this occasion. We hope to see you back next...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel for 4 nights and ate in the Michelin star restaurant. It was excellent The waiting staff and management were attentive The food was wonderful We had the 4 course "tasting menu" I had fish for three courses all wonderful and...More

Thank ProfessorRathgar
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear ProfessorRathgar Thank you so much for visiting us and I ma delighted that you enjoyed your four days with us. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon again. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend ate in the bar on saturday 25th of Feb. We both had 3 courses each and we were so full, the food was very nice, the starter of smoked chicken risotto was the best of the night. The staff are very...More

Thank John5840
Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear John5840 Thank you so much for your review and it was great to see you again. Don't leave it so long until the next time! Best wishes Adriaan Bartels General Manager

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halovanic
What's smart casual?
29 August 2016|
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Response from LizardHntr | Reviewed this property |
They will not judge you, but I recommend not wearing holey jeans, dirty work clothes or beach wear.
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Anthony M
Is there a dress code for this restaurant?
26 February 2016|
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Response from Adriaan_Bartels_13 | Property representative |
Smart casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Ardmore Bay, Ardmore, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Waterford  >  Ardmore
  • Phone Number: +353 24 87800
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