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Step House Restaurant

Main Street, Borris, Ireland
+353 59 977 3209
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mushroom soup” (2 reviews)
“fillet steak” (2 reviews)
“fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Borris, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The StepHouse is a lovely boutique hotel where the staff are friendly and welcoming and the food is excellent. We had a four poster bed in our room but still had every modern convenience. Wish I could have stayed longer

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Dined here with family as part of a 50th wedding anniversary. The food was absolutely delicious and everyone in our group was equally satisfied. Even the 93 year old Dad who is picky enough praised it highly! We had our own cake which they wanted...More

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Good food but bad service. Unfortunately not first time. Staff very load, shouting across the room to each other. Lady serving continuously singing song to herself loudly !! Also went to pay and the guy when sorting my bill just left half way through and...More

Thank ian s
Reviewed 19 July 2017

So glad we went back on the Wednesday as we had the lightest, most delicious fish and chips ever. The staff are all friendly and helpful as we both have mobility problems, and the restaurant itself is charmingly different. We look forward to dining here...More

Thank Judith Elizabet... M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This place is popular with the locals. Stylishly decorated. Friendly staff. Good menu. Well priced. We shared a rare roast beef open sandwich. Very nice.

Thank Raynboz
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Last time we were here we were a little disappointed and felt the quality of the food had dropped, but we had been told by a knowledgeable local the old owners were back again. Whether that's fact or fiction I can't say but what I...More

Thank PaulHFromCranley
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Decided to go back and try it again, so glad I did, well presented fine dinning at very competitive prices. The bar itself is lovely and well kept and the staff are lovely with good knowledge of the food on the menu. Would recommend it...More

Thank Pierce B
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I love this hotel, it is a perfect mix of old fashioned gentility and modern comfort. We were here for the Borris Book Festival and the place was buzzing. We had tea in the garden in the afternoon and dinner in the bar in the...More

Thank Mirtha
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Just been to the Step House Hotel for a wedding reception, well done to the team of staff. Over a hundred at the reception, food was still hot when it was delivered to the tables. Everyone was so friendly to the guests, we were very...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 29 April 2017

loved the seafood and fish...more wine selection needed, service excellent, loved the gardens,,,so peaceful

Thank sarahfrnch
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3 April 2017|
Response from Pat H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure,I haven't been there for a while.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Borris, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Borris
  • Phone Number: +353 59 977 3209
This is a lovely small hotel , bar and restaurant. Amazing food !
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