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Linnane's Lobster Bar

New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8120
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (43 reviews)
“lobster” (36 reviews)
“chowder” (59 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

we had just finished visiting Caher Bridge gardens in Fanore and needed to eat before we set back to Dublin, Linnane's was just right. We ate outside in the sun a beautifully prepared fish risotto. Well worth a visit if you are in this area.Anna

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hungry after a long walk and not sure what I wanted. Not too much but just enough. I asked the waiter for advice. Fish cakes or crab salad? The fish cakes are very popular. While we were waiting for our orders to arrive they brought...More

Thank RQ25
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having heard great things about this pub, it was time to try it out for myself. I certainly wasn't disappointed. The prawn salad was gorgeous as was the homemade brown bread. The weather was beautiful so ate el fresco overlooking the sea. Nothing quite like...More

Thank Bercar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned with family and friend to this venue and was very satisfied. Great atmosphere friendly efficent young staff good choice on menus child friendly and great location overlooking an inlet of the ocean makes for a worthwhile visit

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celtic Tiger alive and well at Linnane’s. Tho Clams were on the menu for mains €19 we asked for them as a starter and were REFUSED. Terrible shame. We skipped a starter altogether as a result but totally enjoyed Cod and Crab & Prawn Salad....More

2  Thank Sandeleven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there as it was pointed to us by our innkeeper. It is a fabulous. The seafood is so fresh and delicious that we went both nights were at the Mt. Vernon nearby. It's a lovely setting and a gorgeous walk from the inn...More

Thank leslie t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A local recommended this spot and we were happy that we found it! Not kidding - people say "drive two miles, turn off on the 2nd exit at the roundabout, take the 3rd street on the left...." because street names are almost non- existent! I...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is a good place to eat if you’re hankering for seafood. Excellent oysters and seafood platter...enjoyed while looking at Galway bay. Very convenient when driving around The Burren

Thank Gillian O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a superb Sunday lunch in the company of some close friends. We arrived early but are reservation found us at a most comfortable table looking out on to the Quay.The choice on the menu was very balanced and catered for all tastes.Once the...More

Thank BeeforSalmon1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We read about this restaurant in a tourist book and decided to stop on our way from the Cliffs of Moher back to our hotel in Galway. Great food!! The oysters had a great fresh taste. The baked crab had a nice sweet flavor. My...More

Thank Keith S
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Laurence H
28 November 2015|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, but Linnane's is on the South side of Galway bay and a very long way from Westport and Clew bay, so I cannot help. But I wish you a great holiday. best,Ian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  New Quay
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 8120
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