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The Arches

Main Street, Adare, Ireland
+353 61 396 246
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Adare, Ireland
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

We came here for dinner on our Irish honeymoon on the night we stayed in Adare. It was so wonderful! This tiny place is like stepping back in time. John was nice enough to tell us all about his family owning the place, and even...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank catherine-beee
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We were just passing through and some got drawn in here. We were brought back in time but not as far as hospitality and food were concerned. I ordered a chicken salad and have to say it was the best chicken salad I have ever...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bookeen
Reviewed October 19, 2018

What a magic little place for a good feed. Food was just magic, service was faster than lightning. "Wow man" this place is great, and you need a good feed ? you'll get it there, our sandwich and drinks were superb. Don't walk past, walk...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 4x4wheelers
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Ordinarily I wouldn’t stop in Adare - picturesque as it is. But it’s October, early evening & no one around so called into the Arches. It’s like going back in time. From the decor to the cutlery to the background music (Sinatra, Como et all!!!!!)....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank R7067WKfrankh
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I can’t say enough good things about The Arches. This family run restaurant has a great menu, six of us for dinner and all scored it a 10. The waiter/co owner was the friendliest and funniest guy we met on our trip, he was as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Yukon56
Reviewed September 22, 2018

We were on a coach tour and stopped at the small town of Adare. After viewing a church and abbey we stopped at the Arches for lunch. This is a lovely little building with an eclectic collection of arts and crafts adorning its walls and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Malone2
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Just happened upon this great little town on our way to Galway. We were looking for a plain lunch, something quick and easy to break the drive. We were greeted by an amazing woman, possibly the owner who made you feel like your were her...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank missymcmahonrealtor
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We were on an epic return home from Kerry to Tyrone and broke the journey in Adare. We parked outside The Arches(by good luck) and stepped in. It wasn't busy at 3.00pm but the attention and casual but very efficient service was exemplary. We ate...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Eamon L
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We arrived with no reservation and were told they’d have a table ready in 15 minutes. We were seated promptly when we returned and had top notch service from all the staff and owners. My hubby had the roast pork and I the roast chicken....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rosiegirl2
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We dined here as a family group of 7 adults. The gentleman who took care of us was amazing. I am not sure if he was the owner or a family member. The service was excellent. As for the food, I asked for a recommendation...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cellapink
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October 30, 2016|
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Response from mabellnyc | Reviewed this property |
cant fine a website for them but I did google them and was able to find a menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Adare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Adare
  • Phone Number: +353 61 396 246
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