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Roadford House Restaurant

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| Doolin Village, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 5050
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Hingham, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Excellent restaurant! The owner, Marion, greeted us and made us feel right at home. Her husband is the wonderful chef. Everything was delicious! My husband had the Thai fish broth and rack of lamb. I had the potato soup and crabmeat appetizer for an entree. And the desserts were amazing - a must try! We had the lemon curd custard,... More 

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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Roadford House was recommended to us by numerous friends and family members in Doolin and it most certainly did not disappoint! Soon as we arrived we knew we were in for a treat. The dining room was well set out and, although not the biggest of rooms we certainly didn't feel like we were too close to any of the... More 

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1 Thank Mark S
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A fabulous dinner was had here . A very relaxed friendly environment in a lovely BnB . I had the vegetarian option and even though there was only one option it was so lovely and a lot of care had gone into taste and presentation . I would highly recommend this place . Myself and friends stayed chatting for a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Our visit was near perfect as on our previous visits, and Marian looked after us very well. Unfortunately there was a large group at one table who brought more guests along than they booked. Very inconsiderate and extremely noisy. That aside we dined very well and the taste of organic salmon, lamb rack, duck confit, desserts and cheese selection were... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had read great things about this place. We were very disappointed. We felt rushed. Started came out before we had even touched the bread. We were seated at a window and the view was of the neighbours bins. The food was fine but certainly not worth the price we paid. didnt feel relaxed at all in there.

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Marian and Fran... S, Owner at Roadford House Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are truly sorry that you were so disappointed with your dinner in our Restaurant. All our products are carefully sourced and prepared freshly to order. Our average service time for a table of 2 persons is approx 2 hours 15mins - however we are happy to slow this even further should a customer... More 

Columbus, Ohio
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168 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Our innkeeper recommended Roadford and we are so glad she did. Marian greeted us and we were promptly seated. We shared a starter and then had the two specials for mains: lamb and seafood medley. Fantastic meals in every dimension: presentation, proper quantity, taste and the list goes on. Everything they use is locally sourced. My wife and I have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

What more can be said about this wonderful restaurant. Our dinners of salmon and scallops were delicious as was the dessert that we shared...lemon curd/lemon yogurt sundae. A friendly, welcoming place.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Can't think of any better way to describe this restaurant than Fabulous. Service, setting, food, presentation--all top-class.

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Sellersville, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We had a wonderful meal at Roadford House, the best we had during our 12 day stay in Ireland. This restaurant was highly recommend by the owner of the B&B where we stayed in Doolin, and we couldn't have been more pleased! The scallops and lamb were cooked perfectly. Highly, highly recommend!

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1 Thank Kathleen E
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This restaurant is tremendous. This was our best dinner, out of many fine dinners, on our 12-day trip. Marian showed us briskly to our window-table while her chef husband worked his magic. What was the speciality? "Everything is good," Marian said. She's to the point, and she is correct. We enjoyed chatting with her. Book a table, you will be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Doolin Village, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 5050

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?