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Malone's Galtee Inn

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub
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The Square, Cahir, Ireland
+353 52 744 1247
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Cork, Ireland
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Galtee Inn in Cahir is a very good pub / eaterie. I have dined here on numerous occasions and reccomend the food highly and esp. the steaks. I have never been disappointed with the food in this establishment.

Thank brendan480
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Its a good place for food big portions lovely food nice bar but owner not friendly and is rude at times not a very welcoming place so that puts me off even tho the food is very good here

Thank Bid09
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Visited for food but left after grumpy, scruffy owner put us off the idea. Avoid. Much better places in neighbouring towns.

Thank Paul L
Carrigaline, Ireland
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The restearunt serves excellent food The service was quick and polite The place is big enough to accommodate large numbers

Thank Michael H
Killarney, Ireland
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here on our way from Kerry to Kilkenny. We sat at bar as place was full of bus tours. Menus was slammed down on bar by a middle aged lady it looked to have been a husband and wife set up. We waited 20 mins on return to take ordered. I wasn't so hungry so I asked for... More 

1 Thank dianeco
Wayne, New Jersey
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Certainly an authentic pub, but light on the patrons while we were there about 8pm. The food was tolerable pub grub. If you are looking for high end food, try somewhere else. If you like local aura, this place will work for you.

1 Thank Robbibub
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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218 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Malone's is certainly not five-star dining. But the food is decent and reflective of the local palate, and the service is acceptable. Probably a good place to visit if you're looking an authentic local experience. The roast duck was decent but not outstanding. The roasted chicken was somewhat better than the duck. The bread wasn't great.

Thank Vijante-gigante
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I organise a golf society weekend every year for 15-20 people. In 2015 we came across this place by chance, and we had such a good time that we decided to return in 2016. The staff here were amazing, the owner/manager has a quite way about him which I think some people may mistake for rudeness but he literally bent... More 

2 Thank Gary M
Jefferson City, Missouri
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have been stopping in to see John at Malone's Galtee in for many years with my guided tour groups. Always good service, great lunch, delicious pints! My clients love the staff and the atmosphere. Any stop in Cahir would be incomplete with a visit to this venerable old pub.

2 Thank WyldeIrishTours
Carlow, Ireland
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Take 10-15 mins to pass through to the next town if you enjoy nice food and a friendly service. Food burnt, reheated and no taste what so ever. People expect good food now a days when you are expected to pay €10.95 per main course. Was so hungry we quickly ate and drove to clonmel for coffee and cake. Need... More 

Thank Rachel G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Cahir, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Cahir
  • Phone Number: +353 52 744 1247
Overlooking the square in the centre of Cahir, Malone's Galtee Inn is a family-run establishment renowned for its succulent locally produced steaks and traditional Irish cuisine. The cosy interior comprises a long bar, warmed by log fires, with a spacious restaurant behind and private dining rooms above. The bar offers a fine range of rare Irish whiskeys.

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