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Dan Cronins Bar & Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Irish, European, Wine Bar, Gastropub
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The Square | Newcastle West, Newcastle West, Ireland
+353 69 62838
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Dublin, Ireland
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We called into Dan Cronins bar over the christmas period and was greatlt surprised by quality and quanity of food available. They even had Rice Pudding as a dessert which is a rare find these days in restaurants. Well done

Thank rmrc43
Limerick, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

The food is really lovely. Great atmosphere and very efficient staff Very good menu range Bar very clean and warm

Thank B4221TEbriang
Sint-Oedenrode, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

food is top service is top wayne is sound,not having to wait long. dessert wow lia and i love going to eat there,and the bacon and cabbage god regards from john and lia in holland

Thank jf0ley
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Dan Cronin's bar in Newcastle West,is a family run pub, you will find Gerry or his daughter Priscilla there every day, lunch is second to none. Service great, just a very well run pub

Thank TonyListon
County Limerick, Ireland
Level Contributor
22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wife loves the burger in Dan's so we seem to end up there once or twice a month. Prices are reasonable, beer is excellent and so is the food. We have eaten here getting on for a dozen times and it has always been great. Last time I had the chicken curry, wife had usual, and it was very fruity,... More 

Thank Rusty C
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Not sure what to make of this place but the main entrance is off the main square in the center of the town. You walk down a small passage way into a bar/pub atmosphere. There were quite a few locals having lunch. The bar man was helpful and asked the waitress to sit us while we waited for our friends... More 

Thank triplyqueen
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to come and have dinner here, but the place was full. We came back after dinner to just have a couple of drinks. The owner, or maybe not the owner, but a really nice lady did a great job making us feel welcome and wanting us to come back to have dinner another time. Nice chat, nice... More 

Thank Annelijne V
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here last bank holiday Monday. No problem parking as with the location its on the square. On entering the premises it was nice & clean with a relaxed atmosphere. A few people having drinks and banter & a few families having meals. We were immediately welcomed by the waitress & promptly shown to our seats. We were given... More 

Thank Limarsh
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Great Family ran bar and restaurant, always a friendly face and the food is second to none during the day. At night time it turns into a hopping Bar and weekend some great music playing later in Night club style so I guess something for everybody.

Thank Yertorthat
County Galway, Ireland
Level Contributor
16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Called ahead about an hour to book for a busload of 35 of us - mostly teenage girls. No probs. Nice area set up at the back. Staff very helpful and friendly. Food was lovely. Fresh and plentiful. Just whay was needed! Would recommend for groups

Thank Kristy341

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Irish, European, Wine Bar, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | Newcastle West, Newcastle West, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Newcastle West
  • Phone Number: +353 69 62838

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