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Cliff House Hotel Restaurant

| Ardmore Bay, Ardmore, Ireland
+353 24 87800
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (39 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
“foie gras” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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| Ardmore Bay, Ardmore, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined at The Bar Restaurant for the third time, the previous times over the last 2 years. Although the food is good, we found that it wasn’t up to the standard we expected from our previous experiences. The crispy potatoes still reign as an...More

Thank domhnall_kaps
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear domhnall_kaps Thanks for visiting us again and we very much appreciate your comments.....our menu is changing so hopefully you will see the results on your next visit. Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

My Birthday dinner was at this amazing restaurant! It was quite possibly the most creative, delicious meal and fantastic staff we have ever experienced! Worth every penny, and then some!

Thank Angela P
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Angela P That is so nice to hear! Thank you very much for your review and I hope we will see you back again for another birthday celebration perhaps. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to celebrate our wedding anniversary, I did mention at the time of booking & requested a window seat. I knew it wasn’t guaranteed however there were tables available when we sat down which left me feeling a little disappointed. I didn’t want...More

Thank LoveTravelVentures
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LoveTravelVentures Thank you for your review and for your comments which I have passed on to my team. We really appreciate them. I hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back for longer some day. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for two nights on the 27th and 28th of April and I have to say from arrival to departure it was wonderful. The staff are first class very pleasant and helpful, everyone had a smile and a greeting. The...More

1  Thank 916elizabeth
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 916elizabeth So glad to hear that you will be back. Thank you for your review and we look forward to welcoming you back the next time, Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed in the Cliff House for our 2nd Wedding Anniversary and dined in the bar. I am pregnant so I did not book the restaurant in case I wasn't feeling very well. The view is stunning and we sat by the...More

Thank yddib
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear yddib Thank you for your review and I am very sorry that your meal in the bar was disappointing. We accept your comments however it's a pity that nothing was said at the time so that we could have addressed the situation at the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tasting menu is a decadent journey of the senses. Such delicate dishes served in a professional manner. Unfortunately I was not at all impressed with the paired wines so I am docking a markMore

Thank csmurf
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear csmurf Thank you very much for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your meal but sorry that the wines didn't match up for you. Let us know the next time and we can always offer you some different ones then. Kindest...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you enjoy "Fine Dining", in pleasant surroundings, then you must come here to experience the many delights offered by Head Chef Martijn Kajuiter and his Team.(Now, let's be fair : imaginatively prepared, artistically presented, subtly flavoured Dishes may not be to everyones' taste -...More

Thank Gooner10_8
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Gooner10_8 Thank you so much again for your wonderful description of your dining experiences with us. We should use it as part of our brochure or website as it gives a perfect explanation of what we offer and what guests can expect. However I...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Had a most delicious evening meal in the bar on a Saturday night. The bar feels more like a restaurant than a bar which is very nice. Very good choice of menu both for food and drinks. Staff were very pleasant and attentive. Lovely ambience...More

Thank Anne T
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Dear Anne T Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us and look forward to welcoming you back for your special return treat. Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 5 April 2018

A fine dining experience topped off with excellent choice in eclective wines. Top of the range locally sourced food cooked to perfection , presented with flair and skill ensure that its a meal you will enjoy and remember.

Thank R G
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Dear R G Thank you so much for your review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stayed in the cliff house hotel for two nights in March. We ate in the bar on the first night and the food was very good. Sommelier helped us choose the wine and his recommendation was spot on. Our second day...More

Thank Catriona W
Adriaan B, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Dear Catriona W Thanks you so much for staying with us and for your very kind words. We are all delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back again sometime, Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

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irishfancy198
12 June 2017|
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Response from Adriaan B | Property representative |
You can email us but the telephone should be answered - 024 87800. Please let me know if this works. Kind regards
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halovanic
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
26 February 2016|
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Response from Adriaan B | 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, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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