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) #1 of 23 Restaurants in Arklow $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
38 Main Street, Arklow, Ireland
+353 402 29029
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
“fish chips” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
38 Main Street, Arklow, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visted here twice over a weekend spent in the locality. Christys was a great find. The steak was excellent, as good as many you would get in the more exspensive restaurants in Dublin and all for 21 euro. The seletion of ice cream for dessert...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend. John provided excellent service would return again. Portions where brilliant and very reasonably priced

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extensive menu, great quality food and excellent customer service. This is a bright, clean and pleasant restaurant. The staff were very helpful, especially as one of our party has a nut allergy. We were so happy with this restaurant that we visited twice during our...More

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Christy's for lovely meal in the early evening. The menu was very extensive, so I found it hard to choose. The portions are very generous and the staff were courteous and efficient. I would definitely visit again.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

from the front this looks like an old worldly type of pub, typically found in any town in Ireland....but step inside...what an eye popper. fantastic decor, spacious and clean. But the food.. the food!! Last Saturday was my first time here, I had the soup,...More

1  Thank Gareth F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had an evening meal in it, the staff were mainly very young but were absolutely brilliant , very helpful and quick, 1 girl really stood out she was practically running all the time I was there taking and serving food orders getting drinks and...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff and great food, atmosphere is so relaxed and an ideal place for a family dinner! Huge portions for price, in my opinion best place to eat in the whole town

Thank mcduff111
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Christys food is very good. Staff are very friendly and the food is always very tasty. The owner also always comes around to check everyone is enjoying their meal & to see if they would like anything else. They've had the same menu for a...More

Thank happyteacher085
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Passing through Arklow and stopped into Christy's Bar Restaurant and was pleasantly treated to some amazing food and great service. Staff was very friendly. Food was delicious and plentiful. Especially great was the Irish speciality - bacon and cabbage. White sauce was amazing. If you...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We were here on the 21st April, stopped off for food we had the pulled pork and fish/chips both of which were excellent and reasonably priced at €12 & €13 Premises was nice and clean but the female waitress must have been having a bad...More

Thank Mick M
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30 December 2015|
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Response from Mattia P | Reviewed this property |
Seems like there is parking on the street. Not sure about other options as I do not know the town well. We were staying in the hotel and we moved around on foot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Main Street, Arklow, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Arklow
  • Phone Number: +353 402 29029
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Christy's Arklow comprises of a large ground floor lounge, bar & restaurant, with an impressive outdoor terrace opening out onto the Avoca River.
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