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Linnane's Bar

New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8120
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (47 reviews)
“clams” (44 reviews)
“seafood” (107 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
New Quay, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 555 reviews

Reviewed November 5, 2018

We stopped by for a late lunch, the food was very good, I had the lamb shank that was so tender and well cooked with mint and the most wonderful mash potato, served with a side of vegetables. The service was fantastic with the waiter...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Passing by we booked a table at this attractive restaurant on the quai. We had oysters which were wonderful coming out from the sea in front of the restaurant, and followed up with a main fish course. The portions were very large, but the cooking...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Lovely little pub right on the quay. Great food. Had the seafood chowder there and it was the best ever! Nice terrace to sit out on a summers evening overlooking the little harbor

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank C146
Reviewed October 16, 2018

We had dinner here both because our Air BnB landlord suggested it was a wonderful place to eat and because of the reviews we had heard. It gets quite busy on weekends, so be sure to make a reservation. We both had chowder, which had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marguerite a
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We went to the Perfumery and the girls there recommended this place for seafood. This family owned resturant is right on the water. The seafood was so fresh and as you are sitting there you can see the boats coming in with their catch.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nana992010
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Arriving around 8:30pm on a cool October evening, we were immediately struck by the warmth, friendliness and intimacy of this unique local restaurant. It was recommended by the hotel we were staying at in nearby Gort, and didn't fail to impress. Delicious local seafood featured...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lisburn_RG
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Lovely early October evening, enjoy the views. Lovely menu, fresh sea food. Delicious desserts. Will visit again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank patriciamccormack
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This was recommended by James the Falconer at Ailwee Cave \ Birds of Prey. It is off the touristy path, relaxing with great view of water and landscape.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MykellChristine
Reviewed September 21, 2018

After a long time waiting to go here we booked a table and a babysitter, and well have to say it was not really worth it. The night was goog due to the company. We were seated in a nice spot, and that was really...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank CorkMilly33
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This is a very popular and relaxed bar, restaurant with very nice, friendly service and plenty of it. We had the risotto with scallops and peas and the pasta with baby clams and mussels. Both very tasty. We finished off with ginger and whiskey cheesecake....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank junkuz57
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Laurence H
November 28, 2015|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, but Linnane's is on the South side of Galway bay and a very long way from Westport and Clew bay, so I cannot help. But I wish you a great holiday. best,Ian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  New Quay
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 8120
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