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Carrickdale Hotel & Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Irish, European, British, Bar, Pub
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Carrickaron | Newry Road, Dundalk, Ireland
0044429271397
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was very busy but there was a lovely atmosphere in the bar and foyer. We dined in the restaurant and had the a la carte menu. The staff were very friendly and our waiter was a lovely fellow very professional but very accommodating. After all the Christmas eating we decided to skip starters and go straight to main... More 

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Lemont, Illinois
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133 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited some friends while travelling in Ireland. We were staying in the North, and they were in County Louth, so Carrickdale, on the border, was a good choice. The meal was well prepared and the service was excellent. I was not feeling all that well and gave half of my steak to one of the others. He mentioned that... More 

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Newry, Co. Down
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Our business has been open for 15 years now and each year we have had a staff Christmas party. This year, we went to the Carrickdale Hotel and it was the best Christmas party yet. The service was top notch, the food was delicious, they did not pack us in like sardines as some other venues had and the bar... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed on Friday night after a function. Had dinner first in the grill bar it was ok, frozen chips?! It was nothing special, lasagne, a chicken caesar salad, chips and a glass of wine and a bottle of cider €36. The room was nice, huge bathroom, bed linen nice and everything clean but the room was cold, even with the... More 

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Thank NornIron123
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Our hill walking group stayed at the Carrickdale hotel for a weekend. We completed walks in the Cooley peninsula. The hotel group rate was excellent and we were very well looked after by all staff from housekeeping, reception and restaurant. . I used the spa and swimming pool after the walk and it was a treat to sit in the... More 

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Drogheda
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Just back from 3 nights in carrrickdale and spa treatment. It is a lovely place to stay, staff excellent, and thats the whole team, rececption, waiter's and waitress's Suzanne especially stood out, great person really bubbly. Bar staff, household staff really friendly and helpful. The spa, well what can i say, its fantastic, even for a day you simply must... More 

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Gorey, Ireland
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572 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Stopped off for a quick bite while on a bus tour. Explained we only had 45 mins. Ordered a hot beef sandwich and 30 minutes later, were still waiting... The lady on the till appeared quite hassled and I'm afraid put quite a few of us off our lunch. The rest of the staff were friendly and courteous and most... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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92 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

An early trip to newry for a dental appointment meant we were coming back the road with empty tummies so looking for a quick bite to eat. Reception pointed us the way for breakfast, @ €12 in sounds steep but you have a choice of cereals, fruit and yougert with a selection of juices before your hot breakfast. There was... More 

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Thank Yvonne74x
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I arrived here with my brother and parents. The location of the hotel is perfect because it's one of the last stops before you cross over to the North. Which is where we were heading. Staff at the front desk and the maintenance staff were very warm and friendly. The bathroom was gorgeous. Very modern which I thought strange considering... More 

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Thank DonnaMarieAva
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I was working all over Ireland this week and found this little gem of a hotel... Upon arrival I was greeted by two lovely young ladies I didn't catch there names but they were friendly polite and very welcoming... I was given room 518 which again was spacey clean and tidy with a comfy bed.. The hotel boasts spar facilities... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, European, British, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrickaron | Newry Road, Dundalk, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Dundalk
  • Phone Number: 0044429271397

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?