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Hyland's Burren restaurant

The Square, Ballyvaughan Co. Clare, Ireland
+353 65 707 7037
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (6 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square, Ballyvaughan Co. Clare, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

The decor in the restaurant is beyond somber and quite depressing. The waiters were pleasant, attentive and helpful but the food was mediocre in parts. Vegetable soup was excellent and chicken supreme good but burger was poor and chips inedible. The wine menu was covered...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in here twice during our trip to ballyvaghen and we weren't disappointed on either visit! The staff, Chris in particular, were courteous and friendly on both occasions looking after us. The food was fantastic. Would highly recommend:)

1  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on our tour of the Burren. This is a quaint hotel with a lovely restaurant and bar. The bread was awesome and the soup was amazing. The service was very good. Wish I could say more but did not stay...More

1  Thank shapgo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a family birthday meal whilst staying nearby on holiday. The food was excellent and reasonably priced for the area (Ireland is expensive in general). Lovely presentation of dishes. Friendly staff. The only thing stopping this being a 5-star review is the...More

1  Thank GuyRopeTrip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited recently while on holiday. It is a lovely traditional pub. The food was very good as was the Guinness. The staff were very friendly and pleasant. Good atmosphere. Would visit again.

1  Thank Sonyc1965
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We both had Steak for main and the starter was beautiful and the desserts were to die for...Will be back again very soon.

2  Thank straina54
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Really welcoming bar and restaurant. Good selection for a mixed group, and the food was absolutely fantastic. Superior to many of its neighbors. Perfect for dinner or a snack. Staff were great too.

2  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Had a meal here recently with family, though the service was good and the place was clean, there was something missing... customers... a few hundred meters down town, they were queuing up outside restaurants, but Hyland's was empty... it was a good thing at the...More

Thank Denis O
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were staying at Gregan's Castle hotel nearby but their dinner menu did not suit our vegetarian tendencies and flexibility so we dropped into Hyland's for dinner without booking in advance. The service was excellent, the menu was excellent and the food was excellent. I...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Our large group was unavoidably very late for our lunch reservation at Hylands, and the restaurant was busy when we finally arrived, but the staff figured out how to accommodate us and gave us great service. Everyone enjoyed their meal and the ambiance. The location...More

1  Thank bookgroups
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$48
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Ballyvaughan Co. Clare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Ballyvaughan
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 7037
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Dinning at Hylands Burren Hotel is located in picturesque village of Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare which is the mid point of the Wild Atlantic Way and is surrounded by the wonderful Burren district of Co. Clare. The hotel is family owned and managed by the Quinn family and is a member of the Burren Food Trail. We are committed to offering our guests good quality food using local ingredients as much as possible. You will be assured of a great welcome and a willinginess to serve you great food.
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