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Mitchell's Restaurant

Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21867
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (141 reviews)
“mussels” (87 reviews)
“chowder” (77 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While traveling from Galway to the Sky Road, we stopped in the lovely town of Clifden. After we visited the shops, we asked a local shop owner for a lunch recommendation. They recommended Mitchell's. We were able to get a table without a lunch reservation...More

Thank Lacappelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst the food was exemplary, I.e. divine fish cakes (hubby said they were extraordinarily good) and my Moir crab cakes followed by sea bass and scallops with bacon, the tables were far too close (table beside ours was about 2 feet away!) and when you...More

1  Thank FionaJLinlithgow
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the 9pm seating and arrived early to be seated at around 8.15. A very busy fast paced restaurant which is Bistro style. Open ground floor plus 1st floor dining areas. The tables are small but the decoration is pleasing to the eye. The...More

Thank Eugenie53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As you can see from the number of reviews I have written, I get around a little. My wife surprised me with reservations here strictly because of the name and she had heard it was one of the nicer in Clifden. (My last name is...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This charming bistro on Market Street is well worth the visit. So much so, we enjoyed both lunch and then returned for dinner. The décor is crisp, contemporary. While the tables are close together it makes for cozy dining making it easy to survey what...More

Thank EmileJosie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mitchell's is a friendly, slightly upscale place in Clifden, a picturesque village in Connamera, Ireland. The food is very good, with a focus on seafood. Fresh oysters, a decent wine selection, and good service are highlights. Highly recommend.

Thank jameslockard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here twice this weekend, for dinner on Saturday and lunch on Sunday, and can honestly say we enjoyed some of the best meals we've ever had. We tried crab cakes, hake, fillet steak, burger, fish pie and creme brûlée, and everything was perfectly...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here while staying with good friends at there holiday place, I had any outstanding steak here one of the best I've every had! Highly recommend stopping in and eating here. Will not be disappointed with food or the friendly service!

Thank tvla1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb once again with really good service and fantastic food. We really love this restaurant and would eat here often if we lived here. They really know how to cook seafood properly and the front of house is excellent. Cant recommend it highly enough. YOU...More

Thank CRC55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent four days in Clifden area and dined at many restaurants. Mitchell's is a wonderful fine dining restaurant with excellent food and service. My husband rarely eats mussels, but ordered them after seeing several other diners enjoying them and also after we had seen the...More

Thank jmvassar
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Response from Petertheclaret | Reviewed this property |
Probably best in the main season.
24 August 2016|
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Response from Avrilbf | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21867
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