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The Loft

$$ - $$$Irish, ,
The Loft Pearse Street, Ballina, Ireland
+353 96 21881
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (31 reviews)
“walnut bread” (5 reviews)
“porridge” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Loft Pearse Street, Ballina, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub is located in the main shopping precinct/street of Ballina. It is spacious, tastefully lit, serves tasty fare and almost room temperature Guiness! It is comfortable, has an open fire and the welcome is warm and friendly.

Thank Peripatetic9
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This centrally located pub was a great find. The staff was very friendly and attentive. We ordered a sampler plate and everything was fresh and tasty.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Called in on a Friday trip to Ballina while on holiday in nearby Enniscrone. This pub is on the main shopping street and was thronged with locals in for lunch. The menu was good and the service was second to none. My wife had the...More

Thank GeorgeH478
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

By far the best lunches in town !!! Wraps are fabulous. Service good. Prices fair! Center of town! All around good experience!

Thank shelljones1
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Serving food 12 to 3....I arrived 2 mins to 3 after driving an hour....to be told closed for food...great customer service......not!!!!

Thank treasa_8
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Popped in for lunch last week and even though the pub was full the service was both efficient and pleasant , while the wife opted for a chicken sandwich served with both a side salad and crisps i choose the plough mans both reasonably priced...More

Thank greedeee
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a basic soup and sandwiches pub. It offers good food at a reasonable price. It's very busy at lunchtime but the crowds move quickly.

Thank caoimdee
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch in here with the family, good selection, service was very good would like to come back for a few pints sometime ;)

Thank si_man2983
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Really enjoyed my porridge and brown bread for breakfast! Of course the tea was wonderful too! Enjoy!

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Spent an evening in the Loft on a recent visit to Ballina and had a very enjoyable time. The bar was comfortable, the staff friendly. The highlight were the four young people playing a mix of traditional, folk and modern music. Called 'Seseion' (or something...More

Thank Sapper501
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Loft Pearse Street, Ballina, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +353 96 21881
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