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“fish and chips”
Review of Bridge Bar The

Bridge Bar The
Ranked #1 of 7 Restaurants in Portmagee
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 16 - USD 80
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Pub
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Good for: Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: The Bridge Bar at The Moorings, Portmagee is open all year round. Great food served all day with traditional music at weekends. Trips to Skellig Michael can be arranged and packages are available from April to September. Cois Cuain gift shop is open from March to January. The Moorings is located in a fishing village with a working harbour, post office, general store, coffee shop, bar, restaurant overlooking Valentia Island. There's nothing more endearing than knowing that some of the Hollywood's biggest movie stars like Mark Hamill and Director J.J Abrams have visited the sleepy village of Portmagee, and even sat in the Bridge Bar local pub where Mark Hamill poured a pint of Guinness behind the bar. The Moorings was home to the pre-production team of the Star Wars VII movie and you can visit the room where all the magic took place and listen to the stories told by the staff.
Reviewed 6 April 2018

The Bar was crowded for off season.........probably because it's good I'm sure. excellent fish and chips (hake)!

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank ktk002
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We enjoyed the food. Even more we enjoyed the Star Wars connection. This can be a busy place and buses stop here. But it is worth it.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and my husband ate in the bridge bar. His spare ribs were fabulous in his own words and my tasting plate was delicious. I’ll be looking forward to coming back here again

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank eileenm379
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We had the special fish of the day and it was literally the best fish of the trip. Good service, it was Ireland's Mother's Day so they had a full compliment of servers. We had the choice of two places to eat lunch the day we were in Portmagee and feel like we chose the best one. Don't bother to try and eat anywhere else along the way, this place fits the bill.

Date of visit: March 2018
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1  Thank Julie D
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

If you are to eat anywhere in portmagee this is the place for food service and if cold to sit by the fire and enjoy lovely views in the summer months so place on your list we did Susan and Cindy

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank Susan B
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