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Maxwell's Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
Irish, Bar, Pub, European, British
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Market Square, Claremorris, Ireland
+353 94 937 3791
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Mayo
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Slightly dingey interior. Food was excessively greasy and processed with little to no effort made in presentation. Would not recommemd.

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Thank IrishLadMayo
Galway, Ireland
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife while out shopping popped in. We had never tried it before and I am glad we did. Bright modern with some people sitting down eating already. We were greeted quickly and professionally by the barman. Given the menus and told of the special of the day. We ordered tea with extra tea bags in it while... More 

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Thank dominickfagan
Claremorris
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We expected to be seated and served at 7.30 by 10pm we had not received our main course and there was only one other group in the place. Am disgusted and disappointed that anyone could be treated this way we were also sold Tesco's finest prosecco for €21.50 - it's €14 in the shop will NEVER go back

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2 Thank DeeDee H
Dublin
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with family recently. Service was very slow. Garlic mushrooms were awful- there was a horrible taste of old oil off them. One of our group ordered a medium rare steak which came out well done. Another ordered the steak sandwich- the baguette was completely covered in pepper. I mean tonnes of pepper. I dont know what that... More 

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4 Thank Manganenator
Claremorris, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place was great when it opened and until recently, really nicely decorated - good all day menu, good service, very clean - great coffee, etc. I used to pop in all the time and take friends/family for coffee or lunch and it was always great apart from one silly wrangle over the desert menu one Sunday afternoon! However, I... More 

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1 Thank BspyB
MaxClaremorris, General Manager at Maxwell's Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Hello, Thank your for your review. We have been going through a lot of changes here since we actually took over the running of the establishment. We have completely renovated the Upstairs of the premises with a lot of building works happening over the last couple of months. Due to the disruption we decided to have a reduced menu during... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for pub grub in Claremorris, you can't do better than Maxwells. Great selection on the menu and the staff were very friendly. Time to become a regular.

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1 Thank Emmett G
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Service was quick and waiter was very friendly but the food let it down. Had the burger which tasted frozen.very disappointed as I heard a lot about it

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1 Thank unicorn_6435
Claremorris, Ireland
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

With little time to spare 2 Fridays ago, myself and my family had 20 minutes to spare before attending a local concert in the Town Hall Claremorris. We orderered Chowder and Brown Bread, within minutes it arrived and it was delicious and good value. Would heartily recommend.

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1 Thank Cornerback4
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

My partner and I had lunch there on May 8th. Bar is nice, clean and modern. Staff are friendly, but we found the food to be only fair. The veg was either out of a jar or frozen, but definitely not fresh. No horseradish sauce for the beef even though I specifically asked if they had some before I ordered... More 

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Thank Catherine M
Dublin
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Popped in here for some pub grub. Food was nice and the bar was modern with flat screen tvs all around. One thing I liked in particular was that the kitchen is open view so you know that this place is very hygenic. Service was very good.

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Thank IrishMalteseFalcon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square, Claremorris, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Claremorris
  • Phone Number: +353 94 937 3791

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