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The Headfort Arms Headfort Place, Kells, Ireland
+353 46 924 0084
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful time had by all the family. Numerous times visited with my wife, first time with whole family, food amazing ,so impressed with everything can't wait to go back. Really great spot for celebrations or a romantic treat

Thank Kieron46
Cavan, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just had a fantastic experience in this Resturant. From the beautiful ambience, lovely staff and amazing food we could not fault a thing. They went above and beyond to make our daughter feel special and we would HIGHLY recommend this stunning place to everyone who appreciates quality and service of the highest standard

Thank Wendy N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family and I were at this restaurant for dinner as friends had recommended it. The service was amazing, the waitress was very friendly and very helpful. However, the food was expensive for what it was. It was something between passable and mediocre. I had the Rack of Lamb, in fairness it was nicely cooked and juicy, but there was... More 

Thank M S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked last minute and we got a table though they were very busy. Food was gorgeous and staff very friendly and efficient. We'll be back when we revisit Grangepaddock!

Thank Karen L
Clogherhead, Ireland
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food excellent, early bird 3 course menu 25 euro... Nice choice on menu to choose from.. Relaxed atmosphere. Staff very friendly. Service was very good... Would recommend if in the area.

1 Thank Mary D
Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, wide selection on early bird menu, good mid price wines. very fresh, great flavour

1 Thank GiuliaMartin
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for Valentines day. We were welcomed by a lovely staff, who's always checking on us and making sure we were having a great night. Nice ambiance for a romantic dinner. Lovely food and cocktails. We'll greatly recommend.

2 Thank Danskiedoo
County Meath, Ireland
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Mother's Day after an event in the town. We had no reservation, but heard good review about the restaurant from locals and rang them to see if we could get a table for 4 (2 adults, 2 children). I was lucky and got a table. When we arrived, I could see the restaurant was full. The stag... More 

1 Thank Naopuku
County Meath, Ireland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been to the vanilla pod a few times now special occasions Valentine's meal and Mother's Day this week as usual the food was amazing but more so the staff were as always fantastic helping to make the experience more than just a meal with the family but a fantastic an enjoyable evening making everyone feel special Fiona had help it... More 

1 Thank NOEL M
Dublin Ireland
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78 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Fantastic food and wine had by all, great selection on menu, we all tried something different and we all loved it. All the staff were very friendly. Will definitly will recommend to my friends

Thank NatsDublinIreland

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Headfort Arms Headfort Place, Kells, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Kells
  • Phone Number: +353 46 924 0084

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