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The courthouse

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1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 969 2848
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Monaghan, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were celebrating a birthday and decided to book the Courthouse as we had a lovely family meal there a few years ago, once again Service very good Attentive staff Lovely Meal Worth a visit

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Thank ntraynor545
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Went Easter weekend and generally had an enjoyable experience. Excellent, friendly service, lovely place / atmosphere, really nice main courses & gorgeous chocolate brownie; however, a big 'but'... the 'crab' salad starter was non-existent. Bowl crammed full of lettuce leaves, watery mayonnaise barely covering bottom of it and... where was the crab? Tiny shreds of crabmeat which would probably just... More 

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Thank Phil M
Ireland
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Was looking forward to going out for some nice food but I was a bit disappointed with what we got. I got beef parcels for starter and found them very dry and a bit tastless. Got Leg of lamb for my main it was ok. I thought there would be better flavours but it was a bit bland. The service... More 

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Thank Millyhol
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

On a recent visit to the area decided to have a meal here as we had a good experience a few years ago. We were not disappointed everything was fine dining at its best . The waitress was attentive & friendly. This is how it should be done, keep up the good work.

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Thank salmonsteak
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Four of us visited this restaurant on a Sunday evening. Main course only - we all ordered steak Steak was delivered - with onions, chips and peppered sauce Appearance was quite plain but taste was very satisfying

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Thank Brendan R
Dublin, Ireland
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Attended this restaurant for sunday lunch today and it was absolutley fab from start to finish.Great staff and lovely decor.Cant recommend highly enough!ps,you have to try the rice pudding,to die for!!

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Thank okkkkkkk
Ledbury, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I had an evening meal along with two friends at the end of a week-long course. What a wonderful way to end the week. There were several tempting choices on the menu, the food was delicious and beautifully presented. The service was excellent, especially as we had a couple of special requests of the wait staff (sending a bottle of... More 

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1 Thank Ledbury5
Ireland
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

My wife and I dined in the courthouse on a Saturday evening. We were seated straight away and our order was taken quickly. My wife has the beef which she said was lovely and I had the fish and chips which was also very nice. All the staff were excellent and courteous especially one particular young lady, I think she... More 

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1 Thank 086bigtom
Carrickmacross, Ireland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Courthouse is fabulous for a meal. Always a relaxing intimate atmosphere. The staff are very professional and the food is absolutely delicious! I would definitely recommend the seafood croquettes for starter and the chocolate bowl for dessert. The slow cooked beef, the steak and the thai curry are fab for main course.

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Thank zitakelly2016
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

One of my favourite restaurants in County Monaghan. Staff are courteous and professional. Food is fresh, well presented and tasty. Would recommend.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: +353 42 969 2848

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