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The Old Arch - Bar & Bistro

James Street | Claremorris, Claremorris, Ireland
+353 94 936 2777
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
James Street | Claremorris, Claremorris, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Meal of high quality but a tod expensive at night after 7pm with a group.Atmosphere generally very lively and energetic looking.

1  Thank mary C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arranged business dinner with colleagues & must say we departed very disappointed with the entire experience. Upon entering we were left standing until eventually a young lady asked had we booking. we had but regardless another 20 min before seated . The food at best...More

Thank Francesca112233
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very relaxing evening food served promptly and waitress very pleasant. Good choice in menu portions good size. Brilliant would go back

Thank bridget l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a restaurant I visit regularly. The food is always very tasty and plenty of it. The staff are friendly and helpful and it is cosy and comfortable. There is a great choice on the menu.

1  Thank Ann-Marie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving from Galway to Sligo we found that the restaurant on the main road we normally stop to eat at was closed so we checked out trip advisor and we decided to come off the main road to check out the Old Arch Bar &...More

1  Thank FanNZ
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Came across this "quaint & little" bar, which when you walk in turns out to be a very large restaurant which is warm & welcoming. Didn't intend to eat here. (Sat, 10th June), my wife & i got a drink, but seeing how busy it...More

Thank spenny40
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is warm and charming! Service is excellent and friendly! Value meals are also good! The Duck and the Lamb was outstanding! Steak was over cooked & mushroom appetizer ( not so good) . Creme Brûlée is amazing!

1  Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Myself & my sister callaed in for lunch (3pm) had to wait 10 minutes to be acknowledged & seated. It took at least 15 minutes to get menus. when our order was taken it took 35 minutes to get our food & some of the...More

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here. Friendly kind staff. Nice layout of the bar / restaurant. Surprisingly great selection of wine. Ordered the sea food chowder and the sea food salad (in an ocean dining mood)... The chowder was EXCELLENT- really good - but it was served...More

1  Thank Sean F
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Lovely Pub and good food and service. Would recommend the food there and it also has a quaint little garden outside.

1  Thank skippingropeNeasden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: James Street | Claremorris, Claremorris, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Claremorris
  • Phone Number: +353 94 936 2777
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