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Owenmore Restaurant

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Ballynahinch River Front | Ballynahinch Castle Hotel, Recess, Ireland
+353 95 31006
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New York, New York, United States
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate breakfast here every morning, it was a delightful way to start the day. The continental buffet was delicious with a nice variety of items, service was accommodating and friendly.

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Thank Shell R
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner here is a great treat, in particular in the summer, when you can admire the sun set and watch the colours change as the day flees away. There is a good selection on the menu, but what drives on the plate exceeds the promise of the menu. Wonderfully food, served with fantastic, but relaxed service. You could not ask... More 

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Thank Michael M
Dublin, Ireland
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234 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful setting overlooking the river at Ballinahinch castle hotel, excellent menu with very attentive service, relax with coffee after dinnner in one of the many lounges.

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Thank clarelor
Boothbay Harbor, Maine
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99 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chef here has a handle on new ideas without taking you to places you don't want to go. Execution is excellent and service is fine dining standards. Some of the best meals in Ireland had here at the end of a long active day.

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Thank island04575
Waterford, Ireland
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent dinner, excellent wine pairing and wonderful to watch the fish jumping while we ate!! Breakfast offered a wide choice and beautiful bread. Staff very attentive.

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Thank Slipofagirl
Ireland
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice steak. Fish was fresh and nicely done. Presentation good. Good choice of wine. Professional staff.

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Thank JWFAS
Dublin, Ireland
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111 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I have mixed feelings about the restaurant. We have the four course dinner for €65. I had a tuna in sesame seeds.... delicious. This was followed with cod and cous cous. Not great, lacked flavor and had a delicious lemon dessert. Tasty meal....ok

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Thank Blesjka
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The staff was extremely attentive and helpful as well as professional. The setting is beautiful- try to get a table near the windows for a great view of the river and grounds of the hotel. The food was the best meal we had in our entire trip to Ireland- everything we tried was delicious.

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Thank Maggie B
nashville
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Fresh, fresh, fresh! That's the word for the cuisine. We all ate fish that had been caught that day the first night and the second night I ate lamb upon the recommendation of the chef. Our meal was superb and beautifully presented. The best meal that I ate in the whole of Ireland and even surpassed a Michelen star-rated restaurant... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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1,037 reviews
615 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Great food, nice surroundings, attentive staff. Reservations needed and some things a bit pricey. Overall an upscale restaurant

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Thank JimOB1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Irish
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballynahinch River Front | Ballynahinch Castle Hotel, Recess, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Recess
  • Phone Number: +353 95 31006

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?