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Rathbaun Hotel

Main Street, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

The restaurant was good, soup was great as was the bacon and cabbage. Reasonably priced and very clean and staff were friendly. Big bar at the back that catered for old time waltzing if thats your thing. I would head back again just for the...More

Thank Kabuta
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great time with family and friends nice staff great atmosphere and brilliant craic. Bathroom could be checked out more often as it was messy but it was very busy at the time.

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very centrally located in the middle of the town, its ideal for the festival being able to walk to all the pubs and even just stay downstairs. Room was fine, spacious and had everything we needed but you don't come to spend time in the...More

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good music, good food, lovely staff. What else? I ate a traditional Irish stew and it was lovely! I'll come back

Thank Gabriele C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing experience! The dinner was good and the whole staff was more than nice! But the biggest shout out goes to the band! Funny, fresh, talented guys! Wish they had CDs to buy! My brother and I have been obsessed with them since that dinner!!...More

Thank annasimo71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best thing about the Rathbaun is the band Caolan, who played for hours every night, playing all the great Irish party songs, and getting the audience involved. The food was ok, reasonable price, and well, ok. Very friendly staff.

Thank anney-marie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable room, decent food, cheerful service, but above all shone the four young members of Ceolan, the in-house trad band. As a professional Celtic trad player I can attest to the extraordinary quality of this quartet playing, variously, fiddle, bodhrán, whistle, guitar and banjo plus...More

Thank jackmccann2
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We made a reservation for 12 people. When we arrived we were taken to our table quickly. The staff was friendly and efficient given the large number in our party. I was pleasantly surprised with the food quality. I had the Irish stew, my wife...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Our original plan was to go to Doolin but they were booked due to weddings. Not much going on in Lisdoonvarna in the summer but the hotels were full and there were many tour buses. The Rathbaun has great Irish music with three young musicians...More

Thank Haulers
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We picked this place after reading reviews and were not disappointed. We were greeted on arrival by a smiling and very friendly receptionist who immediately offered us advice on things to do and see in the area. In fact we found all the staff to...More

Thank Claire S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Lisdoonvarna
  • Phone Number: +353-65-707-4009
  • This restaurant is at Rathbaun Hotel
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