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Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub

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Scotch Hall | Marsh Road, Drogheda, Ireland
+353 41 980 6464
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I went here to eat as I was staying in the D hotel, I had a coupon from the reception desk for a free beer which lured me in if I'm honest, went in friendly young fella at the bar served me and then greeted by another man who was just so busy looking after all the customers but still... More 

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1 Thank Paddy B
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub. Your comments and feedback are essential to us. We really appreciate the positive feedback we received in regards service, food and friendly staff especially Jack ( ''the silver fox'' ) . It will be my pleasure to share this with all the team. Such positive feedback is a great... More 

Dublin
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Attending a conference. Coffee for which they probably charge at least €2 per person was like water. Finally found my way to the scruffy bar. Ordered a double espresso. Was charged for two espressos. €4.40. It was from a press button machine and awful. NOT 4 star. Strange layout to the hotel. Where do guests sit? Not value.If you like... More 

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7 Thank Lonipod
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting at Wm. Cairnes Gastropub. Please accept our apologies for the dissatisfaction you experienced whilst in Wm Cairnes. We really appreciate your feedback and rest assured based on the feedback relevant department has been notified. It is unfortunate that you did not make us aware of your unhappiness on a day as we would have... More 

Bettystown, Ireland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant/bar with family for a pre-Christmas meal & I would not rate it as great as some of the meals had to be returned as they were served cold. Some of us had Christmas pudding for desert & you would have to visit Specsavers to be able to find the pudding on the plates. There were three pieces... More 

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1 Thank MickSlevin
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for dining at Wm. Cairnes Gastropub. Please accept our apologies for the dissatisfaction you experienced whilst in Wm Cairnes. We really appreciate your feedback and rest assured based on the feedback relevant department has been notified. It is unfortunate that you did not make us aware of your unhappiness on a day as we would have... More 

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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Great food, a notch above pub grub. Great staff and service. Great local menu which is great to see for tourism.

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Thank Wardrobes
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub. Your comments and feedback are essential to us. We really appreciate the positive feedback we received in regards service and food. It will be my pleasure to share this with all the team. Such positive feedback is a great boost to all the team and we thank you once... More 

Meath
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Fish & Chiips to die for!!! Burger was lovely & cooked to perfection Perfect pub Grub. Excellent quality & service. Will deffo be back soon

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Thank Meathfamily093
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub. Your comments and feedback are essential to us. We really appreciate the positive feedback we received in regards service and food. It will be my pleasure to share this with all the team. Such positive feedback is a great boost to all the team and we thank you once... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

This pub is very nice. We had one or two pints but they took forever to arrive. The opposite is true of the food (time wise).Over all it was a nice experience.

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1 Thank lucia120
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for dining at Wm. Cairnes Gastropub. Please accept our apologies in regards waiting time for drinks. We really appreciate your feedback and rest assured based on the feedback relevant department has been notified. We really do value your custom and hope it does not affect your overall impression of the Gastropub. We look forward to welcoming... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We were to attend a meeting in WM Cairnes, so decided to go early and have dinner. We got there at 6pm on a Thursday evening, there was hardly anyone there. There was just 2 of us - We asked if we could sit at the end of the dining area in the comfortable seats where the tables were set... More 

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6 Thank ONolan
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for dining at Wm. Cairnes Gastropub. Please accept our apologies for the dissatisfaction you experienced whilst in Wm Cairnes. We really appreciate your feedback and rest assured based on the feedback relevant department has been notified. It is unfortunate that you did not make us aware of your unhappiness on a day as we would have... More 

North Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Got to stay at the D Hotel at the start and end of the trip and this was our go to place. The best seafood chowder. Great service, great atmosphere and music. Highly recommended.

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Thank Kathi G
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub. Your comments and feedback are essential to us. We really appreciate the positive feedback we received in regards service and food. It will be my pleasure to share this with all the team. Such positive feedback is a great boost to all the team and we thank you once... More 

Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

We go here quite regularly for drinks and or food. Again great value, staff are all great. Always a great welcome.

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1 Thank Martina D
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub. Your comments and feedback are essential to us. We really appreciate the positive feedback we received. It will be my pleasure to share this with all the team. Such positive feedback is a great boost to all the team and we thank you once again for this. We look... More 

County Tyrone, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Booked the Resturant on Sunday evening, thinking it may be a bit busy at 7.30pm. We were surprised to find only one other table occupied at the time and the place looked like it was shutting up. The staff were nice however I ordered a rib eye steak medium to rare, it came cooked well done and served with the... More 

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5 Thank William M
The d hotel D, Guest Relations Manager at Wm Cairnes & Son Gastropub, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for dining at Wm. Cairnes Gastropub. Please accept our apologies for the dissatisfaction you experienced whilst in Wm Cairnes. We really appreciate your feedback and rest assured based on the feedback relevant department has been notified. We really do value your custom and hope it does not affect your overall impression of the Gastropub. I hope... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, Seafood, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scotch Hall | Marsh Road, Drogheda, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 980 6464

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