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The Thatch

) #15 of 21 Restaurants in Birr $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
Military Road | Crinkle, Birr, Ireland
+353 57 912 0682
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
5 days ago
“Authentic thatched cottage”
25 Sep 2016
“Award winning restaurant in an old thatched cottage.”
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
$$ - $$$
Military Road | Crinkle, Birr, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful old building beautifully restored. Early bird special was a great vegetarian and carbonara pasta. Large helping with garlic bread. I had a side salad. I would highly recommend for ambiance, food and area.

Thank krys55
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We sometimes frequent The Thatch, less these days due to the unreliable quality of the meals .Saturday, is our usual day for lunch out and about and with this in mind in we popped in.Himself ordered roast beef, I ordered a chicken pie. Our food...More

1  Thank GrainneHome
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I had a fantastic lunch with my fiance in this lovely restaurant. The serves was friendly and nice. The food was absolutely wonderful. We really enjoyed the time in here.I sure we'll come back.

Thank Péter H
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Quaint little pub, bar was cosy but we were seated in the restaurant as the group was too large for the bar seating area. Nice food, service a little bit slow especially for young children. Very friendly and obliging staff.

Thank NicolaMcC
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Really glad to have visited such a homely bar and restaurant. Food was excellent and prices very fair.

Thank Francis G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Lovely place to fine on that special night out. Sit up at the bar for a drink.....peruse the menu and order....all before you sit at your table.....linger over dinner....back to the bar for a nightcap to finish of your night.

Thank Cropalot
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Been here once the food is amazing so compliments to the chef but the waitresses that was working on the day could of done with a few more lessons. The service from them wasn't to good. Although I would give the thatch another chance as...More

Thank ange17
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The Thatch is a lovely cosy pub/restaurant. It serves a beautiful menu, plenty to choose from. The servings are quite big & the food is very good quality. The girl Claire that served us was so nice & friendly. Great food at a great price!

Thank Suzi48239
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I'm pretty easy going but this is the worst meal I have had in Ireland in about 20 years. To start the bar staff were rude. I ordered a Chicken Caesar salad, what I received was some chicken and lettuce (and tomatoes??) the dressing tastes...More

1  Thank cutbymo
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very good pub grub with plenty on the menu to choose from. Three lots of potato with every meal but we ate the garlic potatoes as they were very tasty! Recommended to us and rightly so.

Thank Thisisanuisance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Military Road | Crinkle, Birr, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Offaly  >  Birr
  • Phone Number: +353 57 912 0682
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