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Ballinafid | Multifarnaham, Mullingar, Ireland
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible22%
9 Dec 2014
“Real home cooked dinners”
7 Jul 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Vegetarian Friendly
Ballinafid | Multifarnaham, Mullingar, Ireland
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Reviewed 9 December 2014

Often visit here for a beautiful home cooked Sunday dinner,great fresh food and always a great selection,try the beef and croquettes , very friendly and helpful with the kids and lovely desserts

3  Thank Carolejx
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We had lunch in the Covert which is a pub on the N4 west of Mullingar we were there at 1pm and we were directed to the carvery where I chose the ''smoked haddock'' which was served with potatoes and vegetables. It definitely was NOT...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed 5 July 2014

It's great to find a place that does food without being dressed up and disguised as something it isn't. Honest to goodness basic food cooked as I would at home. I had a steak there which was cooked medium rare which is exactly as I...More

1  Thank Multiplexer
Reviewed 5 July 2014

I regularly eat in The Covert as the Carvery menu gives an excellent range of choices,all food is home cooked,portions are generous and food is nice and tasty. There are also a good selection of evening meals which I've also sampled on a number of...More

1  Thank ShaneC9
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Alan and Darren provide great food and services at reasonable prices. Darren creates his own sauces and fresh local produce daily. Good for lunch and early dinners. They do the typical Sunday lunch but A La Carte recommended.

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed 17 June 2014

I've visited the Covert on several occasions (this week was the most recent) and it has consistently served good, unpretentious food. Over the year, there has been different chefs coming and going; but, the food quality and cooking standard has been very good. You look...More

3  Thank joe f
Reviewed 28 March 2014

I stopped off at The Covert for soup and a sandwich with a colleague of mine while on business and I have to say the 'homemade' soup was bland and tasteless. The sandwich was ok. The staff were friendly and attentive but I feel they...More

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 6 March 2014

Had a meal there recently and the food was delicious. It was a little bit off the beaten track but well worth the effort.

1  Thank ShazzaCSM
Reviewed 18 February 2014

As a group of three adults we headed in for lunch just before twelve o clock. The prevailing smell of damp as we entered the building was off putting but was less evident in the restaurant itself. The staff member we met, who may or...More

3  Thank Pindle1965
Reviewed 2 January 2014 via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Very friendly staff. Very nice traditional Irish 'dinner in the middle of the day' Great value and lovely and fresh. Carvery sambo delicious too.

Thank ilikemymunch
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballinafid | Multifarnaham, Mullingar, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Westmeath  >  Mullingar
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