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Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
+353 47 82277
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (78 reviews)
“chicken” (26 reviews)
“wedges” (9 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Andy's
1. 30 Day Aged Beef
"I'm sold and for all the hype it undoubtedly lived up"
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2. 75 Premium Craft Gins
"took great pride in recommending a selection of gins for myself "
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3. Family Run Since 1983
"this restaurant has been around for more than 30 years!"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favourite resturant in monaghan food and service is excellent great size portions and of course a great gin selectionMore

Thank Charlene M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Charlene, Welcome to TripAdvisor! The great gin selection has got even better. My latest block buster a Spanish Gin finished with fresh lime and fresh mint has over taken the sloe gin as the biggest seller. I know you love your sloe gin but I...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Andy's for lunch on Sunday and we can only describe the food as Outstanding! A family run quaint restaurant serving fabulous food all day. Try the "Chicken Monaghan" a particular specialty. The sauce has a sweet tangy unique flavor. Steaks and fish are...More

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AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

The Chicken Monaghan a firm favorite for over 35 years here in Andy's. You may not know but it was accidentally created by my father in the early 80's when he accidentally added a secret ingredient as they say "the rest is history". Since then...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and a great selection of gin. Any amount of gin in here! Staff are lovely and it has a lovely homely feel to the place. Highly recommend this placeMore

Thank Emily Y
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Emily, Certainly any amount gin here Andy's the total now stands at 86. I have promised myself that I will stop at 101. So not far to go! I would agree staff are such an important part of business, they can really make or break...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Visited restaurant sat 20th Jan. Had food in bar and was very well looked after , steak was cooked to perfection and the chicken stir fry was excellent. The pints of Guinness were excellent quality also. Had the desert platter to share and was perfect...More

Thank Kennethdickson2... K
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Kenneth Our aged beef really has been a massive game changer for us, but just as important it must be cooked correctly. My sister Aisling makes all the desserts. The dessert platters are another recent addition. Customers really love them as there is loads of...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

It was a long day and we finished off in Monaghan shopping so it was time to relax and were better to go than Andy's! As usual for Christmas it was pretty full but we were able to get a table and Shannon came down...More

Thank gerryandann
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Continued unwavering support from Gerry for over thirty years - thank you! Not only that, you continue to support us across the main social media platforms. The apple and rhubarb crumble is very popular - probably because we must be one of the very few...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

I love A ndy's Restaurant. It has lovely pub grub, dinners, dessert ect. Food is great, staff is great. Place is cleanMore

Thank Noreen Q
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Great to see that you enjoy what we do. Aisling's desserts have become very popular and not mention the famous gin that we serve. We really are looking forward to 2018 as we have plenty of new ideas to launch - so it is exciting...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Went here for a Christmas party night with work colleagues, keeping it short and sweet the food is outstanding and service was great,Will be calling again very soonMore

1  Thank Eugene D
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Great to see that your Christmas party was a success. A bit like yourself we try to keep it short and simple - nothing pretentious just really good dry aged beef that has been hung in house for a minimum of 30 days, homemade garlic...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Tried here for a change and it’s safe to say whenever I am in Monaghan I will visit! The food is amazing so fresh and tasty. Kevin and his staff know a thing or two about drinks and if Gin is your thing then you...More

Thank nomisegnar
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Mary le bone is now here along with Copperhead and the worlds strongest gin is also here! That's surely something to try. Obviously with the season upon us I have two versions of Christmas gin. The collection is heading towards 80. I think I'll stop...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

My sister and her husband were home for a short break from Essex. We went here on Sunday evening and had a lovely meal and drinks. My sister loves Gin &Tonic and loved discussing the different Gins Kevin has to offer. He was very helpful....More

Thank Maura M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Maura Even more gin has been added to the collection! Blackwater Barry’s Tea Gin is the latest. With Christmas just around the corner we have Christmas Gin as you would expect even the Christmas tree will be getting some gin themed baubles this year. Six...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here while visiting Monaghan. Great service but had better food else where. Had the sirloin steak. It was just ok. Probably would try something else if I go back???More

1  Thank Breezer69
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

The sirloin steak which we served last week was aged for 32 days. Aging beef to this point means that there is approximately a 17% weight loss coupled with a large energy bill for the refrigeration unit! For that reason you don't get restaurants aging...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$22
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
1:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Monaghan
  • Phone Number: +353 47 82277
  • E-mail
Monaghan town's longest established family run restaurant (1983). Sean cooks the food, Aisling runs the restaurant (makes the most superb desserts) and downstairs Kevin is famous for his Gin collection! Renowned for our 30 day dry aged beef aged and butchered in-house by Sean. House specialties include Garlic Mushrooms and Chicken Monaghan. Over 75 premium gins from around the world in stock! Kevin's gins have featured in the Sun newspaper, Daily Mail and the Sunday World. Andy's - the largest seller of non-alcoholic gin in Ireland, according to Richmond Marketing. We have a private dining room that can accommodate up to twenty people for functions
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