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Castle Leslie Estate | Glaslough,, Monaghan, Ireland
+353 47 88100
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“venison” (8 reviews)
“sorbet” (7 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Castle Leslie Estate | Glaslough,, Monaghan, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a lovely family dinner here while staying at Castle Leslie. Staff were friendly and courteous. Ambience was lovely. Food was excellent.

Thank Kaseem
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Tasting menu which is lovely and all food is perfect and five star. Staff are friendly and relaxed so there's no old fashioned 'stuffiness' about the place. Worth dressing up for.

Thank MKK560
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience with the team and venue, food was excellent, rabbit terrine and mackerel mousse with dry ice on seaweed. The venison was really good, sorbet very different with mint and gin&tonic foam followed by great desserts. At 65e a pop for...More

Thank Eamonn R
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing dinner at Snaffles (only redeeming moment of our stay this visit at Castle Leslie). Food was gorgeous and the staff, especially the amazingly delightful Vanessa (who remembered us from our last visit) and Conor were beyond accommodating and provided amazing service (I...More

Thank Nashie1
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous food at Snaffles tonight. Flavorsome , beautifully presented , original and wholesome. Staff throughout the enterprise warm, welcoming and efficient. Staying in the Castle and accommodation is flawless. Used the Spa and the last time I had as effective a treatment was in Italy...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Food was absolutely delicious, presentation amazing! Conor, our server was excellent,very professional, efficient and friendly.

Thank snicranaill
Reviewed December 13, 2017

Service was really helpful and prompt. Staff were charming. Acoustic was lovely - we could hear each other - but the rest of the diners were a blurred sound. Venison and Duck were our mains. Wine list not very extensive, but was really lovely. Certainly...More

Thank PatrickAndBernie
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Such a disappointing meal. Tried to be far too fancy. Focus on quality food instead of trying to be fine dining. On the plus side - Hannah the manager dealt with the disappointing food and service extremely well! The waitresses and waiters were extremely slow,...More

Thank foodjunkie102015
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Just back from a 2 night break,excellent food,great staff,lovely surroundings,well furnished rooms.The dining experience in Snaffles Restaurant was tremendous,(will definitely return).

Thank Keith F
Reviewed October 9, 2017

It was a family gathering and from the time we met Caroline at Reception we became aware that we would be well cared for. When we arrived at the Restaurant a very efficient Waitress took our coats and showed us to our Tables. The Menu...More

Thank John H
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April 5, 2018|
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Response from Eamonn R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, all you have to do is ask for what you want, they will accommodate you,, but keep the restaurant for yourself and partner and treat yourselves
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Leslie Estate | Glaslough,, Monaghan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Monaghan
  • Phone Number: +353 47 88100
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At Snaffles, a 2 AA Rosette award-winning restaurant, you can enjoy delicious meals in a relaxed setting. Set on a mezzanine floor in one of the top luxury castle hotels in Ireland, welcoming both residents and local guests, the open-plan restaurant is light and spacious with its dramatic hand-carved ceiling and robust oak beams blending effortlessly with a striking wall of contemporary glass. Signature dishes are cooked with superb locally sourced food which is prepared and presented with imagination and flair. Full of flavour, the courses available make Snaffles Restaurant one of the top Monaghan restaurants on offer. Seasonal dining times may vary.
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