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MacNean Restaurant

Main Street, Blacklion, Ireland
+353 71 985 3022
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good5%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (41 reviews)
“venison” (10 reviews)
“porridge” (31 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Main Street, Blacklion, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

I went for dinner here with a friend and really enjoyed. The service is excellent and the food is absolutely superb - beautiful presentation and delicious flavours. It is a lovely venue too. I thought the standard had greatly increase since my previous visit 4...More

Thank fmc--1-2_3_4
Reviewed 3 days ago

Travelling from Bettystown all the way up to Blacklion and back for just a meal might seem the definition of madness to some, but I can assure you it was worth the trip. We had wanted to go for a long time, but getting a...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stayed the night - super room and bed. Really good check-in and welcome Lovely menu and lots of advice Dining room was very pleasant and service just perfect Wine advice was spot on Food was superb Nice table at bar after the meal. Slept well...More

Thank Happy_IE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My cousin’s son and daughter in law had given her a voucher for Christmas 2016 and it had taken us til now to get a booking for Sunday lunch that suited us. Well it was worth the wait!!! The food was magnificent but not so...More

Thank NoNoX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dining In McNean House was an incredible dining & social experience. I have been 3 times now, my husband twice & last night we brought our 25 year old daughter for her birthday & her first time in McNean. She said it was the best...More

Thank Colette L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I have visited here on three occasions and never have I have had an experience like it. I am gluten intolerant and my partner is allergic to cheese. We had a wonderful memorial time. I can’t recommend this place anything but the...More

Thank RQuig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have dined here a number of times, in the last 20 years and I have never been disappointed. The food is exceptional, as is the service. Even the newer younger staff members are very efficient and knowledgeable about the menu. Last night’s meal was...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for a group of eight conscious that we had been here before as a couple and really enjoyed the experience. We were not too sure how they would cope with a group but it was not an issue. As always the staff were...More

Thank Ros1943
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Food amazing, each course gives you a taste for more but you definitely will not leave hungry. The wine menu excellent and extensive. Staff very friendly and the atmosphere is relaxed. We will be back.

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed May 6, 2018

I went there last month with 10 of my family for my aunt/godmother's 70th birthday. What an experience. The staff made us feel so welcoming, especially given my sister had her 1 month old son with us. She is a new mum and was quite...More

Thank Gina W
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Claudia V
August 18, 2017|
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Response from gtm_2015j | Reviewed this property |
Hi Claudia, there's no dress code... We chose smart casual. enjoy the experience.
Fiona M
July 2, 2016|
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Response from Very_Last_Minute71 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know Fiona. Give them a call.
September 11, 2015|
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Response from thep0stman | Reviewed this property |
I would echo Speedy's advice. I have done the Sunday Lunch option and the normal menu. For €40 you will not be disappointed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Blacklion, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Cavan  >  Blacklion
  • Phone Number: +353 71 985 3022
  • E-mail
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