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Old Coach Inn

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
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York Street, Castleblayney, Ireland
+353 42 974 0993
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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Delicious fresh food served by friendly staff, creamy pints of Guinness flowing and all enjoyed in a warm welcoming atmosphere. One of the top live music venues, with THE HOOLEY held on the 1st Monday each month. Highly Recommended by all the team at Top Traders Guide

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Thank AmyMcLoughlin
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Old Coach Inn is always extremely busy so ensure you ring ahead to book a table. Excellent value. Superb customer service. Good selection to appease all tastes and budgets.

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Thank Natalie N
Armagh, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A couple of my colleagues are regulars here and have been putting this place forward for the Xmas dinner for a few years. We all agreed this year and off we went for our booking at 6ish on a Thursday night. I was a bit nervous about it as the regulars had talked so much about it and I thought... More 

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Thank BennyDoran
Western Ireland, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food excellent, service & staff Great, no time waiting to be seated, defiantly recommend. Great lively band in bar afterwards and a roasting open fire, group of 10 & we all enjoyed our night, thanks to the staff & management of the old coach inn.

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Thank sharon h
Castleblayney, Ireland
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, excellent staff, great music afterwards. To say they went the extra mile is an understatement. They went above and beyond board to make the newly engaged couple feel special. The rest of us weren't waiting long before our food order was in front of us. After the meal we went downstairs to listen to the live music and... More 

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Thank the_reviewer_1988
Cavan, Ireland
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with my husband and friends last night, it was nice and value for money and great choices on the early bird menu. The starter of smoked duck was lovely but there was very little duck on it, my husband got just three wings for his starter, my main course was quite cold, no warm plates either. The veg... More 

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had a couple of meals here over a weekend visit. The food was very good on both occassions and served promptly. The staff were very helpful. The bar area was better than the restaurant, but only because there were only two of us - i am sure the restaurant was fine for large groups. The bar area had a roaring... More 

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Thank Sean M
Castleblayney, Ireland
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Food is delicious and fast. The only downfall is you feel like your in and served asap to get you out of the restaurant to get the next crowd in.

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1 Thank cunnion96
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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, average to good ribeye steak, manager fixed me up with bed and breakfast in his place right across the road, cheap and cheerful which was fine as I had to wait half an hour to get his attention

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1 Thank irishbogman
Monaghan, Ireland
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We went to have a family feed. Service was good as there were a number of people looking after us. The food was very nice and we did not have to wait very long for it which was handy as we had a small child with us. He also got a pocketful of chocolate mints to take home with him.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: York Street, Castleblayney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Castleblayney
  • Phone Number: +353 42 974 0993

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