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Ballinalacken Castle

Coast Road, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 4025
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
“stayed here” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European
$$ - $$$
Coast Road, Doolin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner and breakfast were delicious. Had Turbot which was cooked perfectly. Service was wonderful! Would recommend it to anyone visiting the area!

Thank mbsg2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner in the hotel Restaurant and it was superb. every single dish was absolutely wonderful and the service is so kind and friendly.

Thank amirdavi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed here one night, it was a bit pricey but very beautiful authentic manor home with castle ruins on the grounds. Tour by owner available for guests only. Restaurant on site, (closed while we were there) has gotten very good reviews. Rooms are...More

Thank MichelleandAlan
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The view complemented by some of the best food we ate in Ireland. Three of us had the duck, it was perfectly prepared and presented. Don't miss it.

Thank jbbowes63
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Having eaten at Ballinalacken on previous occasions, we returned to celebrate a birthday recently. And what a treat. The setting is divine, the staff excellent and we had a fabulous meal. Highly recommend

Thank marsubri
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The gracious owners served a healthy and fresh menu. The dining room is well appointed and a quiet space to start the day. Very tasty. It was like being a guest at a friend's home.

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A very good facility that has an outstanding potential draw in the adjacent castle that needs some repair work.

Thank Myron S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely. Food. .view to die for. Real. Ould world. Setting....even to relax. .and chill out. Thee spot. ....I enjoyed...even. though I live. Local.

Thank Evelyn O
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I vistited with a group of 12 and am happy to report all of us were more than pleased with the food and service. We arrived just before sunset and luckily had clear enough skies to view a stunning sunset over the water. We enjoyed...More

Thank Herself101
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The Ballinalacken Castle Hotel is ranked # 100 in County Clare, Ireland restaurants. The ranking may be lower due to its remoteness on a hill about 6 km from Doolin, and the 7-9 pm dining time. The restaurant offers a small warm pub for a...More

1  Thank joconnor691
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Road, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 4025
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