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The Pantry & Corkscrew

The Octagon, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 26977
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish cakes” (29 reviews)
“tempura” (8 reviews)
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Irish, European, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Octagon, Westport, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 621 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, we were a family of 7 adults - all the food was presented beautifully and tasted delicious- just a shame we do not have time on this holiday to return. Thank you 😊

1  Thank Pender37
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A fascinating and atmospheric restaurant just off the centre of the town - the Octagon is 30 yards away. The food was magnificent, the service brilliant and the overall experience was "MAGIC".

2  Thank Tom66Breda
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We hadn't read any reviews or received any recommendations. It just looked like a quaint place from the outside...and it was! I had the beef bourguignon and it was delicious. Probably the best I had ever had. Apple-raspberry crumble for dessert. Service was attentive. Loved...More

2  Thank PennyLCSWLMSW
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We had dined at the Pantry a few years ago, and wouldn't think of returning to Westport without going there again. Dermott and Janice run such a well thought-out, superbly-delicious and cozy little spot for a special dinner - I wish there was a clone...More

2  Thank David D
Reviewed 3 October 2017

One of our best meals in Ireland. Our group had the schnitzel and the beef bourguignon and both were delicious! Service was very friendly and prompt and the wine list was well done. We loved our evening there.

1  Thank JeanRochester_NY
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is.a place for good food good wine. Give it a try for the early bird menu. The beef borginuoin and the pork were to die for.

1  Thank stephen99Belfast
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on a Friday night and was exceptional in terms of service, menu offerings and price. Fresh and diverse would highly recommend a visit!

1  Thank coslad17
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I went here with my girlfriend. the complimentary bread was so tasty. The waitress even offered us more and we were delighted to accept. The price was reasonable as we ate at 6 oclock. Would go back again!

1  Thank Oisin O
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant last Spring with friends and meant to write a review but never got around to it. Back in Westport yesterday I passed it - though unfortunately didn't get a chance for a return visit this time - and my guilty conscience kicked...More

2  Thank Gillianos1
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Frésh Skate for my wife and schnitzel for myself, both dishes were excellent. Bread served premeal was delicious too!

1  Thank ToJa_H
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Neil R
14 March 2017|
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Response from Aaerhart | Property representative |
Hi, yes no problem. Once the order order is received into the kitchen by 6.30pm. you would have two hours for the first sitting so if you book 6pm you will have the table until 8pm. We are closed this week Monday, Tuesday... More
2 November 2016|
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Response from Aaerhart | Property representative |
Our children's menu is €7.95 and there are a nice range of dishes which are also mostly on the adult's menu....fresh fish in tempura battery with fresh cut homemade chips; homemade Irish beef burger with fresh homemade chips... More
Elizabeth F
2 August 2016|
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Response from Aaerhart | Property representative |
open at 5pm for dinner with early bird till 6.30. They no longer serve lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Octagon, Westport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 26977
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