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Linnane's Lobster Bar

New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8120
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (42 reviews)
“seafood platter” (45 reviews)
“clams” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 474 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place along a river. I had the steak it was really good. It was cool to watch the tide change by a meter while we ate.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yum yum yum! There was a group of 6 of us and we shared 12 oysters to start with. This sounds stingy and I thought so at the beginning I will admit, especially when the the oysters were bloody amazing. So delightfully fresh and plump,...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service were excellent! I was treated to the best Seafood Platter I’ve had in years. It really shows up Morans of the Weir. Well worth a visit!

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant/bar in small village. New owners Mark and Connor are very sociable and great to talk to. Amazing seafood and soups. Highly recommend.

Thank BJ F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent oystrs, nice location, basic restaurant but service was not very welcoming, probably would not revisit

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called into the pub while touring around one very wet day. What a delight it was. The food was excellent. My partner had salmon with pasta which was so nice that what she did not finish I had to. I had baked salmon with...More

Thank DomDiv
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were there on a Tuesday night, and there was no trouble getting a table despite the restaurant having been well reviewed in the weekend magazine of The Irish Times just the Saturday before. At sunset, the evocative setting on its pat malone is mouth-watering....More

Thank Waz W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A group of six had a meal there last week. The food was simply amazing from the Seafood chowder, mussells, to the Seafood platter. The service was excellent and the views from the restaurant looking out onto the bay awesome.The prices are reasonable and the...More

Thank Tom154911
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We met a local in Cork who recommended this place, and had it mentioned time and time again from other locals who clearly adore this place. I was surprised to find it a standalone in what appears to be the middle of nowhere. You have...More

Thank Missy_Aussie
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant meal, good staff and lovely location. Top marks on all the seafood dishes. Highly recommend

Thank CraigOB90
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Laurence H
28 November 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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay | Burren, 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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