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Scholars Townhouse Hotel Restaurant

King Street, Drogheda A92 ED71, Ireland
+353 41 983 5410
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (10 reviews)
“pork belly” (8 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
Irish, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
King Street, Drogheda A92 ED71, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Omg just waited 45 minutes for a burger and chips 17.50 chips were reheated from yesterday with burnt crap, complained to the manager to be verbally attacked 😈 too slow, overpriced, arrogant, no wonder it's empty last time I was there I was overcharged by...More

Thank Mairead876
MarkMcGowan, Owner at Scholars Townhouse Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Mairead, I would say thank you for your review except it is full of blatant inaccuracies. I will start from the beginning and apologise for the only issue which were the chips. We got to the root of the problem which can be confirmed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked my childs first communion in this place.....now first off all they have the personal touch with his name on the menu and a €10 in the card addressed to him he was delighted!! food was amazing but the man in charge made us...More

1  Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had afternoon tea on 14th May to celebrate my sons 21st. There were4 of us in total. At €35 per person it was the most expensive disappointing afternoon tea I have ever had. The image displays the shared platter for 2 , totalling €70....More

Thank Linda O
Scholars1867, Owner at Scholars Townhouse Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments. We apologise you were not satisfied on the day. I have to disagree where we are priced for afternoon tea. The image does not display the €70 that you pay. There is no image that will display exactly what you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The last time I ate here the food was OK but way overpriced. Well the food is now amazing and all available on a reasonable set-price menu. Everything was presented perfectly and the flavours were amazing. It is definitely 5-star from the service to the...More

Thank JonBStout
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting menu with plenty of choice , their wine menu plenty of choice at fair prices , food cooked to perfection and well presented , waiting staff friendly and attentive.

Thank R G
Reviewed April 1, 2018

you really should update your on-line menu which is very very dated, and looks like any bog standard hotel which its not

Thank mckennamac4
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Style hotel...good cook...the room is a litle small but is nice to be in the irish history.. lovely place to visit.

Thank Francisco Luis C
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We visited Scholars yesterday afternoon for Sunday Lunch. We sat in the bar area which is very cosy and a lovely calm atmosphere. Service was good, food excellent. We would definitely recommend and will be returning soon.

Thank Jungle2013
Reviewed January 29, 2018

We had an overnight here at the end of January 2018. The food in the restaurant is excellent, both the evening dinner and the breakfast. The staff are so friendly and helpful. The ambience of the place is second to none. It's full of history....More

Thank Celia M
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Had a breakfast here recently, and their was a long black hair on the bacon (rasher). It was such a shame really, as I couldn't stomach the food because of it, and of course, I didn't complain to waiting staff.

Thank T B
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Questions & Answers
July 28, 2017|
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Response from Scholars1867 | Property representative |
Yes all menus are available on a Sunday evening. If you would like to make a reservation you can do so online or by phoning the hotel direct on 0419835410 thank you.
July 5, 2017|
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Response from Scholars1867 | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in responding, smart casual is the dress code in General. We hope this answers your question. Regards Mark Mc Gowan GM
Sid K
January 12, 2017|
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Response from MarkMcGowan | Property representative |
Sid We have a full three course Vegetarian menu. At the moment we have a goats cheese tart or poached peached with blue cheese salad. For main course we have chick pea fallafel or butternut squash risotto. Thank you Mark... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$41
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Street, Drogheda A92 ED71, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 983 5410
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Scholars Townhouse Hotel
Scholars Townhouse Hotel restaurant is an award winning 2AA rosette restaurant. Proving modern Irish cuisine with International influence of todays culture in Ireland.
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