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Brabazon Restaurant

Tankardstown House | Rathkenny, Slane, Ireland
+353 41 982 4621
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (5 reviews)
“parsnips” (2 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Tankardstown House | Rathkenny, Slane, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brabazon is a beautiful setting for dinner with lots of little touches such as the complimentary amuse bouche and sorbet between courses making it a memorable experience. Staff are very welcoming and friendly. We were presented with beautiful mini brown & white loaves prior to...More

Thank POC-CW
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Brabazon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear POC-CW, Many thanks for your review and feedback. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to Brabazon and our extra little touches made it a memorable experience. We appreciate all your comments and feedback and look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu selection, excellent service and delicious food in a beautiful building.... What more could one ask for? Food is artistically presented and the little touches like amuse bouches enhance the dining experience. Comprehensive wine and drinks list and all in all a lovely dining...More

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful meal in beautiful surroundings. The food was excellent and very reasonably priced for the quality. I would say there is not much choice for vegetarians/pescatarians but staff were lovely so I’m sure this would be accommodated if notified. Brabazon is definitely worth a visit...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on a wet and windy April Easter Monday to a beautiful setting at Tankardstown House, wonderful smell of peat fires in the air and warm reception from the staff at Brabazon Restaurant. We had salmon, duck starters, lamb shank, hake and mushroom tagliatelle,...More

Thank mebo40
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Brabazon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear mebo40, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Brabazon Restaurant on Easter Monday. What a lovely summary of your time with us, I am very pleased you had an enjoyable experience and I will happily pass on your thanks...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018

We had a great lunch stop at Brabazon Restaurant on Friday afternoon. The restaurant wasn't busy at all, and the atmosphere was quiet and peaceful. The service was attentive, and the pace of the meal was leisurely. We did the set lunch menu - 3...More

Thank Sydney A
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Brabazon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Dear Sydney A, Many thanks for your excellent review and accompanying photos from your recent visit to Brabazon Restaurant. I am so very pleased to read you enjoyed your experience with us, including the atmosphere, service and food. I will be sure to pass on...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I had no issue with the service, the staff were friendly and helpful. However, there was a number of problems with the food. I was with a large party and a number of us ordered the carrot soup. At the best of times I dislike...More

Thank robinsflying
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Brabazon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Good afternoon Robinsflying Many thanks for taking the time to review Brabazon Restaurant, and I am sorry that you did not enjoy your experience with us. We will certainly take a look at improving the listing and choice of vegetarian options on both our Sunday...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stunning! 3 courses plus tea / coffee for only €25. Outstanding value for a really good meal. Great selection and so well presented. Everything tasted wonderful. Staff and service first class. We will be back!

Thank Sheena M
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Food was fab & so were the staff..it was very nice restaurant did half bottles of wine we could have we taste of both ( red & white) 🍷🥂👭

Thank Loopy34
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

The Brabazon Restaurant being part of Tankardstown House offers wonderful and beautiful surroundings. This is an exquisite restaurant setting deep in the countryside of Co Meath. Perfect for couples and small groups, this is the ideal place to go if you are looking for somewhere...More

Thank Glenveightravel
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Brabazon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Gleneightravel, Thank you for your kind and comprehensive review of Brabazon Restaurant. I am pleased to read you enjoyed your experience with us and would recommend a visit. I do hope we can welcome you back again in the not too distant future. Best...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We were offered a choice of two menu’s, one a set menu and 2nd main menu. We went for the set as it was super value at €40 / 4course. Waitress was so nice and extremely friendly. She explained any item we queried and gave...More

Thank Stephen O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tankardstown House | Rathkenny, Slane, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Slane
  • Phone Number: +353 41 982 4621
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Appropriately named after the previous owner of Tankardstown, our flagship restaurant boasts fine dining and a cosy atmosphere. With recent accolades including 2AA Rosettes, RAI's Best Chef in Meath and Best Hotel Restaurant in Meath, Brabazon Restaurant offers diners a feast for the eyes and the palate.
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