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Bruno's Restaurant

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Bruno's Restaurant
Tara Marina, Knockvicar , Boyle Co Roscommon
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Bruno Boe’s attractively located contemporary restaurant is equally popular with local diners and boating visitors to the marina - expect authentic Italian cooking and fair prices
  • Banqueting
  • Location - By a river
  • Location - Peaceful
  • Location - Scenic
  • Location - Waterside
  • Open New Year
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Contemporary International
  • Italian
  • Café Bar
  • Organic Produce used (mainly)
  • Vegetarian Friendly (always at least 1 starter & 1 main course)

Bruno's Restaurant

Everybody loves the warm welcome and authentic Italian food at Bruno Boe’s stylishly appointed contemporary restaurant at Knockvicar marina.


The lovely location is a major attraction, and it's a very pleasant place to be: the interior is well-designed on two levels to take full advantage of views over the river and marina, and the decor is colourful and comfortable, with smart polished wood tables, high-back chairs, classy tableware and fine glasses - an unusually cosmopolitan approach for a rural restaurant.


Bruno offers real Italian home cooking and fair prices. Without being overlong, his menus are varied enough to have something for everyone, including a tasty Italian platter of parma ham, seasoned sausages Napoli salami, olives and grilled vegetables that can be a starter for one or a sharing plate for two (€8.50/€15.00; along with some crusty bruschetta (€6.50) and a glass or two of wine, it makes a sociable start for an enjoyable meal. Main courses on the à la carte include some great steaks (from about €21.50) that will be a welcome sight for people coming in off the river after a day in the fresh air, and some lighter fish dishes too.


Like most Italian restaurants, Bruno's is very family friendly, with a relaxed attitude and crayons and colouring paper for children - and separate pizza and pasta menus that are especially appealing to younger tastes. The long opening hours on Sunday make it a great spot for a family day out too.


Although perfectly located for boating visitors to the marina, Knockvicar is only a short drive from Carrick-on-Shannon and Bruno's is equally popular with local diners who enjoy the lovely situation and relaxing ambience - a perfect combination for maximum enjoyment of a good meal.

Seats 70. D Tue-Sun 6-'late', Sun all day, 1pm-'late'.2/3 course early D €19/€23. Also à la carte (dedicated pizza and pasta menus also offered). House wine about €17. No SC. Children welcome; toilets wheelchair accessible. Reservations required; advisable to ring and check opening hours, especially off-season. Closed Mon & a few weeks Oct-Nov & Feb. Amex, MasterCard, Visa, Laser. abbreviations
Last Updated: 19-05-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

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Near Carrick-on-Shannon, on the Knockvicar-Cootehall road.

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