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Gibbons' Pillar House Bar & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Local cuisine, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
The Pillar House offers a comfortable atmosphere with first class food and drink served by friendly staffWe pride ourselves on providing delicious homemade wholesome cooking with a range to suit every taste & pocket!There is live entertainment every weekend and our page is updated each week with our upcoming performers.We have a very special Traditional Music Session on a Sunday Evening at 6pm. The session is led by Roscommon men John Wynne on Flute and Frank Kelly on Piano Accordion and are also regularly joined by Patsy Hanley on Flute.As well as a full Bar & Restaurant there are also 15 En-suite Rooms, including family rooms are
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews steak stuffed chicken lemon tart cod soup butternut squash toasted sandwich cakes the pub last sunday welcoming staff excellent food open fire bar food few days catch of the day fantastic place
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food and friendly staff. Welcoming atmosphere and easily accessible entrance with adequate parking. This building has a beautiful front with interesting stone features.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amma11
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Excellent place for lunch or dinner. Nice big room in back. Lunch menu can cater to the whole family.

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

We were here as family with two kids last week.pub was pretty quiet when we came around 8pm but a lovely cosy wee place. Great menu to choise from and a number of specials in offer. Food was delicious and really nicely presented. My husband...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank nmck2018
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We decided to eat in here after looking at the reviews on trip advisor and we certainly were not disappointed! The food was absolutely gorgeous. We had the steak sandwich and buffalo chicken burger the were lovely. The chips were lovely too. I would recommended...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank nmc732018
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Back to eat here with a friend and to say that was the nicest food I've had for age's is an understatement.... Soulful is a word I'd use.... My friend had lamb tomahawk and said it was fabulous and I had baked butternut squash stuffed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 85siobhanw
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant that had good food and atmosphere to catch up with friends and we certainly picked the right spot! Fantastic well run restaurant with welcoming staff.. Great Menu and food was well presented and absolutely delicious!! Will definitely return☺

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cloonliss L
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

First visit to this Bar and we were not disappointed. Lovely selection of gluten free lunch choices available which was great. Staff were very nice and helpful expecially Niamh. We'll be back!

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed July 25, 2018

I have to say I always love popping into Gibbons. The staff are fabulous and the food is fantastic. It a bar full of character and fun.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Jdca23
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

The food is amazing here. I had a vegetarian salad and told them I didn't like goats cheese,nothing was a problem and staff are super friendly and the salad was to die for. Street parking (meter parking) they also have free wi-fi. I came at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tracey M
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Stayed overnight in the Ballinasloe harbour and had a dinner in this recommended and well rated place. It was just 200 m from the harbour. Steakes were good, fresh good quality Irish meat, however too well done, my mistake since I didnt check the scale...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rauli H
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April 8, 2016|
Response from Sandra R | Reviewed this property |
We drove around the block and parked in the hotel parking lot
April 8, 2016|
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Response from Margaret C | Reviewed this property |
There is on street parking, also a car park approx 500 yards away from the building
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