Ireland Guide

- ireland -

Graphics Version | 

Weirs Bar & Restaurant

Drink & Eat

Bar / Character Pub / Restaurant

1 euro Denotes genuine Irish food culture, ie special Irish food products/companies/producers, and highlights the best places to shop for regional and artisan foods; the selection excludes obvious 'non-Irish' elements regardless of quality, eg ethnic restaurants and specialists in coffee, wine and other drinks, unless relevant to local production or history. Eat & Stay establishments are chosen for their commitment to showcasing local produce and Irish hospitality.
Address:
Weirs Bar & Restaurant
Multyfarnham, Mullingar Co Westmeath
website Contact Weirs Bar & Restaurant
Dislike Like
90%
10 votes
Tel: +353 44 937 1111

Please mention ireland-guide.com when enquiring.

Pat and Una Weir’s handsome stone pub & restaurant is a good spot to relax in. It’s a typical old-world pub where all the local news is up for discussion, it’s full of charm. With a relaxed atmosphere, friendly service and good food, what more could you ask of a country pub?
  • Cycling
  • Fishing (coarse nearby)
  • Fishing (Fly Fishing nearby)
  • Forest / Woodland with trails nearby
  • Garden Visits (nearby)
  • Golf nearby
  • Horse Racing nearby
  • Hunting/Shooting (nearby)
  • Mountain Biking nearby
  • Walking - Hillwalking (recommended routes or guides available)
  • Broadband WI/FI
  • Broadband WI/FI (No Charge)
  • Dogs - good walking nearby (offlead)
  • Family Friendly
  • Live Music
  • Location - Peaceful
  • Location - Scenic
  • Open New Year
  • Outdoor Dining Avail. (summer)
  • Private Parties
  • Self Catering Also Avail
  • Smoking Area
  • Smoking Area Covered
  • Wedding Venue
  • Contemporary Irish
  • European Classic
  • Steak House
  • Traditional Irish
  • Atmospheric
  • Budget Meals (€21-35/£14-23 pp 3-courses, not inc. dr
  • Business Meal
  • Character Pub
  • Coeliac Friendly
  • Daytime/Coffee
  • Informal
  • Music - Other Live
  • Old World / Traditional
  • Party Venue
  • Pub Grub
  • Romantic
  • Sunday Dining
  • Traditional Pub
  • Vegetarian Friendly (always at least 1 starter & 1 main course)

Weirs Bar & Restaurant

Multyfarnham is a delightful traditional village in the gloriously unspoilt rolling countryside just north of Mullingar, and near Lough Derravaragh – where the mythical Children of Lir spent 300 years of their 900 year exile.


Complete with a 13th century Franciscan Friary (with life-size Stations of the Cross in the grounds) and a pretty river with charming stone bridge, it is a village well worth seeking out – and when you’ve done exploring, Pat and Una Weir’s handsome stone pub & restaurant is a good spot to relax in. It’s an atmospheric place, especially the friendly front bar with its welcoming fire - a typical old-world pub where all the local news is up for discussion, it’s full of charm.


Behind it you’ll find a surprisingly large restaurant, which has a well-earned a reputation for good home-cooked food, notably steaks (Angus sirloin, Hereford fillet), and attracts regular custom from miles around.


The Weirs take pride in using as much local and organic produce as possible, with daily specials focusing on seasonal availability and everything is home made, including desserts – anyone for Dark Chocolate Fudge Cake and Raspberry Coulis or Warm Apple Pie and Cream? It’s all homely in the best possible sense, meaning simple, well cooked and tasting of itself, and there’s a short children’s menu too (€5).


A short wine list is well-chosen to match the food and well-priced.


With a relaxed atmosphere, friendly service and good food, what more could you ask of a country pub? Well, a bike for hire actually – or a boat, with ghillie and packed lunch, maybe even a house to let. Now that’s service.

Seats 60 (outdoors, 8; private room, 20). Meals: Wed-Sat, 12.30-8.30 (day menu to 7, à la carte 6-8.30); Sun, 12.30-8pm, set Sun L €17; value D 5-7pm €20, also à la carte. Children welcome (high chair, childrens menu, baby changing facilities); free broadband wifi. Fri night live music, popular folk acoustic. No food served Mon (except bank hols) & Tue. Closed Good Fri, 25 Dec. MasterCard, Visa, Laser. abbreviations
Last Updated: 30-05-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

Might also like

Keenans Hotel & Restaurant

Tarmonbarry, Co. Roscommon
Bar / Hotel / Restaurant
Distance: 37.1km
Keenans Hotel and Restaurant - Tarmonbarry County Roscommon Ireland  - Exterior
100%
5 votes
2 euro Pub with good food and atmosphere Previous Georgina Campbell Guides Award Winner The "Best of the Best" - Only the very best establishments across various categories have been chosen for this accolade

Just beside the bridge over the Shannon in Tarmonbarry, this well-run bar and restaurant is a favourite watering hole for river folk and makes a great place to break a journey between Dublin and the north-west. The bar is comfortably set up for food, and informal meals ...

The Purple Onion Bar & Restaurant

Tarmonbarry, Co. Roscommon
Pub / Restaurant
Distance: 37.3km
The Purple Onion Bar & Restaurant - Tarmonbarry
73%
11 votes
2 euro

Paul Dempsey and Pauline Roe’s roadside pub has an olde world feeling with dark wood, bric-à-brac and prints and, unusually, it doubles as an art gallery, so good original paintings add interest and charm. It can get very busy in the evening, with people wa ...

Weirs Bar & Restaurant - Multyfarnham County Westmeath Ireland
Weirs Bar & Restaurant - Multyfarnham County Westmeath Ireland
Weirs Bar & Restaurant - Multyfarnham County Westmeath Ireland
Weirs Bar & Restaurant - Multyfarnham County Westmeath Ireland
Weirs Bar & Restaurant - Multyfarnham County Westmeath Ireland
Minimize map Minimize map

Map markers

You are here
Distance
  • 10km
  • 25km
  • 50km

Directions

2km off N4 between Mullingar and Ballinalack

Trip Planning Tools

My Ireland Guide

Local Recommendations

Hospitality

  • By Distance
  • By Category

Self Catering

Farmers Markets

Tourist Attractions

Golf Courses

Gardens

Nearby Towns/Areas

Comments

There are currently no comments

Leave a comment

You must be logged in to leave a comment
Not a member? Register for your free membership now!
Or leave a comment by logging in with:

Facebook & Twitter Recent Activity

Apps and Books