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POL O'D Restaurant

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Main Street, Ballyconnell, Ireland
+353 49 952 6228
Thu - Sat 19:00 - 22:00
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Cavan, Ireland
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

From start to finish I can not find fault and trust me!!! I'm a toffee nose when it comes to food and service. I was with a group here recently and the food was Devine and service was faultless. I ordered Brie as starter and portion was big and very tasty, main course was steak, veg and potato came on... More 

Thank sparkle2008
County Fermanagh, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We originally visited over 20 years ago and on traveling around the area, not remembering the restaurants title, we noticed the restaurant was still in the same place. As we could only peep through the window as the restaurant is only open weekends. We made our booking and on arrival we were welcomed from the staff and shown to our... More 

Thank Cabledtwo
Geraldine O, Owner at POL O'D Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your visit, we are always delighted to see customers return (even after 20 years!) and hope to see you again soon. More 

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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the meal. Staff very helpful & friendly. Menu has lots to offer. I really enjoyed the Duck. I thought the chocolate brownie was just a little bit dry, maybe a little more ice cream too. Other than that it was great. Just walked in at 7:45 on a busy Saturday night and they gave us a table for... More 

Thank Liam M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We use to go to this place regularly. It got more and more expensive. Then they brought down their prices and took a chunk of the portion sizes which they couldn't afford to. Food good, but over priced. Service good

Thank carr10
Dublin, Ireland
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We had a Family get together in This restaurant last Saturday night and were really happy with the Restaurant. This cosy Restaurant was great in all ways with the food as good as any Restaurant we had been in before and as good as any off the top restaurants off Dublin. The choice was really good as was the cosy... More 

Thank 276RayB
GoldenOscarDuck, Owner at POL O'D Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant and for your nice comments. I'm glad you enjoyed the food and service on your night out with your family. We hope to see you again. More 

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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

A cosy little restaraunt. I have only ate here twice, the first time I did it was fab, the second time, not so much. The portions are quite small so I did leave feeling quite hungry. I ordered the seabass on one of visits which was fine but quite plain and a little over cooked and came with the smallest... More 

3 Thank MissFoodie_1990
Cavan, Ireland
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

Pol o D's has quite a sophisticated menu with some real delicacies available. You will dine in a convivial setting in the spirit of olde Ireland. Once you've sampled the Pol O D experience there's every chance you'll return...again and again. Wonderful place..

Thank Aodhán O
Pacifica, California
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

Delicious food in a local, cozy restaurant. The selections were interesting and the Sea Bass was delicious. The wait staff was attentive and the place is charming.

Thank jannycd
Dudley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

We had a wonderful meal at Pol O'Ds. It was a sophisticated menu but the atmosphere of the place was friendly and cosy. More than you would expect in a small town in Ireland... (oops hope that's not rude!) The service was very good. We certainly hope to visit again!

2 Thank Jan3107
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

One Of My Favourite restaurants In Cavan Food Is Always Good And The Staff Are Very Friendly We Come HERE Maybe 3 Or 4 Times A Year Highly Recommend 😊😊

2 Thank Pamela D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ballyconnell, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Cavan  >  Ballyconnell
  • Phone Number: +353 49 952 6228

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?