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The West Bar and Restaurant

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
Bridge Street, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 24794
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (71 reviews)
“fish and chips” (26 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Bridge Street, Westport, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked in on a Sunday afternoon to an empty bar with a very sullen looking barmaid scowling at us. If I had sense I'd have walked back out. Distinct lack of interest from the staff and no atmosphere.

Thank donttakemyadvice
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely a must. Definitely lives up to the hype. The chowder has won multiple awards( probably not as many as it should) & was some of the best seafood I've ever had & I grew up on the Chesapeake Bay of Virginia.

Thank welchstablesva
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Ate here for dinner, food was very good. Service was quick and the staff were very helpful and also gave some recommendations for that night on where to go

Thank ted1869
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for the sea good chowder as we heard they had won a prize for it. It was very nice loads of fish in it and great brown bread. Was a slight bit to creamy

Thank Breda F
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here and it was delicious. Plentiful and homely. The chowder was thick creamy and plentiful served with delicious brown bread. The burger was homemade and juicy. Well worth a visit for well cooked homely food.

Thank topazeyes
Reviewed 9 October 2017

On the night of the Ireland v Moldova match, I ordered the Clare Island Salmon with Pea Risotto and honestly it's the best dish i've ever had in my life... and i'm seriously picky! The salmon was so incredibly fresh, it was just perfect. Our...More

Thank siobhan b
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Wednesday evening so it was quiet. We ate in the bar. We had fish and steak - we were both extremely happy with our meals, the food was excellent. The service also very good - staff were welcoming and friendly.

Thank WCM1311
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We went here on a Monday, so it was quite. The food was excellent and the staff very friendly, good choice of beer.

Thank noddy1971
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Westport for 2 nights for our anniversary. On our 2nd night we decided to go into the town for a relaxing meal and stumbled upon The West. The menu was on the window and looked good so we went inside....More

2  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

My last evening meal in the West of Ireland and luckily I wandered into 'The West' in Westport. I asked at the bar about ordering food and was taken upstairs to be seated. I was almost immediately served with a glass of water and my...More

1  Thank atropos_uk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Westport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 24794
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