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Ballina, Killalloe Co Clare
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There are fires in the cosy bars for chilly days and also plenty of tables and benches outside, where it can be pleasant to eat in fine weather.
  • Family Friendly
  • Location - By a river
  • Location - Scenic
  • No Smoking Establishment
  • Outdoor Dining Avail. (summer)
  • Private Parties
  • Contemporary Irish
  • European Classic
  • Traditional Irish
  • Attractive Views
  • Buzzy Atmosphere
  • Early Bird / Value Menu Available
  • Extensive Wine List
  • Informal
  • Old World / Traditional
  • Pub Grub
  • Sunday Dining
  • Traditional Pub


Just across the road from the river and close to the fine old bridge that links Tipperary and Clare, this famous almost-riverside pub is an attractive place to visit.

There are fires in the cosy bars for chilly days and also plenty of tables and benches outside, where it can be pleasant to eat in fine weather.

Visitors will be pleased to find some traditional dishes among the wide choice offered in both the bar and restaurant - soups with freshly baked brown bread, oysters, mussels, Irish stew, beef & Guinness casserole, bacon and cabbage - and there are blackboard specials, which change every few days.

This popular spot can be very crowded at weekends, however, so midweek or off-season visits might be most enjoyable.

Seats 80 (private room, 8). Barfood served daily, 12-10pm. Air conditioning. Outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible (including toilets). Restaurant: 12-10pm daily and Sun L 12.30-2.30 all year; Set D €30 including glass of wine; à la carte available; house wine €20; sc discretionary. Children welcome (high chair, childrens menu, baby changing facilities). No car park. Closed 25 Dec & Good Fri. Amex, Diners, MasterCard, Visa, Laser. abbreviations
Last Updated: 03-03-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

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