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Riverhouse Restaurant

1 Castle Street, Cahir, Ireland
+353 85 116 7711
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“scones” (11 reviews)
“lasagna” (7 reviews)
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8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Castle Street, Cahir, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted a simple lunch passing through cahir & spotted the river house cafe. Ordered a toasted sandwich & was asked if I wanted a few chips on the side with that to which I agreed. Needless to say I would have declined had I known...More

3  Thank Edmund6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I met with a friend and had a long chat that went from coffee to lunch there was no problem with taking our time. The lunch was fresh and plentiful and was presented well. The staff were friendly and helpful we will be back

Thank rose b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the River House for a cup of coffee,lunch with friends and Saturday breakfast getogether. Friendly staff. Loads of space and central to everything. Highly recommended.

Thank Marmaduke970
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Located directly across the street from Cahir Castle, we stopped by for a light lunch after touring the castle. The food was very good and fresh. Service friendly and reasonably quick considering how crowded it was for lunch. The second floor has a kids play...More

Thank Edge038
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

I had the cod fish and chips. And just wow! It was so delicious. Fries great. Portion was huge. Salad came with it as well. I was amazed. And coming from Hawaii, I eat a lot of fish. This was mouth watering just looking at...More

Thank blueangel_0672002
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Myself and my sisters had lunch here. Delicious Sandwiches with lots of salad. No crisps etc. which you might expect for the price though. The ladies toilet could probably do with a little sprucing up. Lovely friendly younger staff serving.

Thank vonnie m
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Nice clean place. Good selection of food and desserts. Friendly staff. Nice views outside. Quiet atmosphere.

Thank GP F
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The food in here is amazing, the staff are really nice and friendly, and the portions are great. Go upstairs and sit by the french doors where Mel Gibson once sat for a wonderful view of the Castle which has featured in films and TV...More

Thank plastickpaddy
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We stopped here for tea and scones after visiting the castle. They were pretty tasty but I guess I was expecting something a bit more special with the big sign proclaiming awards! The restaurant is nice enough, but it is just your regular queue up...More

Thank bannergirl
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Sat upstairs looking out at weir, old bridge and castle. Salmon quiche and chorizo/black pudding salad both good, ditto the fruit pie and the almond tart. There's a section downstairs with highchairs, etc., and the overall feel is pleasant and airy. Worked well for us...More

Thank andyjoneszz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Castle Street, Cahir, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Cahir
  • Phone Number: +353 85 116 7711
Here at the Riverhouse we specialise in all Homemade Irish Foods, we are very proud of our Bridgestone awards( Sally McKenna) which we have achieved for the last 7years to date2014, we also received Georgina Campbell Awards for 2012,2013,2014. we open 7 days a week 8.30am-6pm serving Breakfast, Carvery Lunch,Soups,Sandwiches,Pastas,kids meals...homemade desserts,coffees etc.. We have the BEST Views of Cahir Castle and River Suir.Tours are a must to take in the spectacular views along with the best homemade foods..Pop in to see for yourself we would love to welcome you:)
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