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Lydon's Lodge Restaurant

) #4 of 11 Restaurants in Cong $$ - $$$ Irish, , European
Circular Road, Cong, Ireland
+353 94 954 6053
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (8 reviews)
“hake” (7 reviews)
“chowder” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Circular Road, Cong, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to Lydons many times and I am always impressed by the quality of the food. This is high quality food that is reasonably priced for what you get. Probably the best food I have had in Galway or Mayo. Dont be fooled...More

1  Thank Ian M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived with the kids late for dinner 21:25. We have not even got a soup or a bread. We ordered some drink and wanted to leave soon however I had to wait for the bill 10 minutes at the bar. I had a filling...More

Thank Antal C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for a pint and some food during a walk through town. The beer was delicious (Guinness of course!) and we had the local catch fish and chips. It was really good! The best part was out bartender, Shannon. Great...More

1  Thank Nick F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a lovely blt sandwich at Lydon's Lodge Restaurant in Cong on Sunday but the service was not good. The food was very good but the service was bad, they were not busy but it appeared to me that they were not interested in...More

Thank porterIreland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious soup with brown bread I could eat for days and days! Perfectly seasoned stew, lamb and chicken and chips for the kids. Loved the draft ciders and Guinness while we finished out our meal with a lovely cheese plate and brownies and ice cream....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place was booked out for a meal, but advice on where to eat was given and we returned for a drink on our way back to Ashford estate. Very comfortable seating, clean and attentive service. Drinks reasonably priced and excellent due singing and playing for...More

Thank CelRya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Table wasn't cleaned, chips were over cooked, sandwich and soup were responsible except for a hair stuck in the sandwich! Last time I'll be calling in.

Thank James M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I live in Nova Scotia, Canada, where we are known for our seafood and chowders all around the world. I never expected that my meal at Lydon's in Cong would surpass my grandmothers recipe, a 5 star properties recipe or that secret dish recipe I...More

1  Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We did both eat & stay at the Lydon's Lodge Restaurant & Bed & Breakfast. Both were extremely satisfying. Rooms were updated, clean & comfortable; all amenities but WiFi in our room. There is however free WiFi in all the common areas downstairs. Food was...More

Thank Sleepysandy53
Reviewed 13 June 2017

An easy walk from Ashford Castle, and a good stop for a pint and some music. There are tables and some outdoor seating if it is a nice night.

Thank Mike741776 .
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Questions & Answers
14 February 2015|
Response from Seanhorkan | Reviewed this property |
Hi All, Feb. 2015 I am a little confused, I appear to be linked to a 2013 uncomplementary report on Lydons Lodge, Cong, to a report from some one who complained about nylon... More
28 January 2015|
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Response from LydonsLodge | Property representative |
Hi Sean & Leslie K, Thank you for your reviews of "The Lodge". I am delighted to read you enjoyed your time with us. The Lodge aims to consistently deliver a professional service to our customers. Looking forward to a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Circular Road, Cong, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Cong
  • Phone Number: +353 94 954 6053
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