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Poet's Corner Bar

Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 682 8127
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed for 5 nights in the Old Ground Hotel and had dinner 2 times in the bar. It was very busy but staff were attentive in finding a table and supplying menus. Both nights it was so delicious. Probably the best burger I ate....More

Thank Dominique r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having had a four hour delay at our airport of departure we were literally starving when we reached Shannon Airport. A quick trip to Ennis allowed us to make this restaurant just before it closed. The steaks were delicious, served on a bed of potato...More

Thank Dec60_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't go wrong with any kind of a meal here. Their & dinner menu it outstanding as well as the food. Love their service. We'll be back!

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food and service. Very friendly and efficient staff Recommend booking early as gets very busy any time or day of the week.

Thank 85sylvia61
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We always have a great meal when we come here. Portions are big but it’s all good stuff.. very friendly accommodating staff. It does get really busy at lunch time any day of the week but that’s not surprising. Is worth a visit if in...More

Thank AnnaMT
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We ate here twice in November as it was so nice and very well priced maybe because it was early around 6 not sure is it more expensive later in the night, well worth a visit.

Thank seanie5
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

attended with family for dinner in Jan 2018. my father had steak which was not cooked how he requested it. I had scampi which was lukewarm and average. my mother had a seafood platter which she enjoyed. pate for starter was lovely and a big...More

Thank anniebaps
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We ate in this pub on a Saturday evening at about 7.30pm. We had a short wait for a table at that time which would have been longer but other people had declined the table that we were offered as it was near the door...More

Thank tomfclucas
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a lovly bar with a great atmosphere when ever you visit. Staff are very friendly,pleasant and welcoming. Great bar food or just coffee and scone. Very good value for money.

Thank Maureen
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Extremely lively, loud Irish pub that gets crowded early on. They have a friendly, efficient waitstaff along with a nice selection of bar food that includes sandwiches, burgers, lamb, pasta and steak. Overall, a wonderful choice and a memorable time.

Thank Francine N
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2016|
Response from IBpcully | Reviewed this property |
12-9 is what I read..
Donna W
3 March 2016|
Response from MaryGleeson | Property representative |
Thank you Donna, happy to confirm dinner x 3 in the Brendan O'Regan Room on July 11th in your name.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 682 8127
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