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Linnane's Lobster Bar

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$$ - $$$
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New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8120
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Galway
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friend and I stopped into this pub at the weekend for soup and brown bread. The brown bread was very nice, but the vegetable soup and chowder were of a poor quality. The vegetable soup was lukewarm and tasteless. My friend's chowder was poor quality and difficult to discern what fish was used as it seemed to have been... More 

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Shannon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a returning diner, we found our selection of Mussels for starters, crab claws and sea trout for mains mediocre. Didn't seem to be fresh, was over cooked and served tepid. Expected more based on the rating and past experience. As we like the location and the walks in the area we will try it again with a hope of... More 

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Galway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always lovely food and at a great price. Highly recommnended and has a lovely bar also where you can chill out after :) Great work guys

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Morrison, CO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our host at Drumcreehy recommended this restaurant and we were very pleased. I ordered Crabcakes as a main with salad. Very nicely done. My husband had the poached salmon. It was very good tasting. Service was friendly and efficient. I had the impression that it was frequented by locals.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

A great local place with awesome food, friendly staff and great location on the water! Local seafood fresh and delicious! Prices were reasonable and no issue getting a table!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just dropped in for a quick bite ... wasn't sure if they would be still serving as the season is coming to an end. We had been diving earlier and were heading back to Galway when my colleague LO suggested we stop in for a quick bite. It was 15:00 hrs or there abouts. I had an open crab sandwich... More 

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The restaurant & the bar here have a lovely 180 degree view of the quay & seaside. The staff are engaging & professional. I popped in for lunch to try some local oysters in the shell. They came fetchingly on a bed of seaweed, accompanied by lemon & plentiful soda bread & butter. They were beautifully fresh & absolutely delicious... More 

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cork
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Visited today for lunch with family and friends and had a good time. The menu is extensive and well priced. The dining area is fine and the staff are friendly and helpful .The location overlooks an inlet of the ocean and there is adaquate parking nearby.

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County Limerick, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We have visited Lennane's many times over the years and always had most enjoyable lunches. Booked recently for a birthday dinner and we were so looking forward to the experience and even booked into a local hotel. However, it was very disappointing. Unfortunately, the Halibut was overcooked, the Lamb was warm, not hot, and the vegetables were boiled to death.... More 

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Wokingham, Uk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This pub and restaurant is well located right on the quayside with ample parking. Friendly staff and plenty of capacity.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?