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Gaffney's Restaurant

Chapel Street | Louisburg, Louisburgh MO1 2MO, Ireland
+353 98 66150
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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European, Irish, Pizza, Seafood
££ - £££
Chapel Street | Louisburg, Louisburgh MO1 2MO, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite restaurant whilst on holiday in Louisburgh. The lobster was incredible and the steak was cooked to perfection. I understand it's only open 6 weeks over the summer which is more reason to go ! It's friendly and cosy and the waitresses were so...More

Thank Milsymoo
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a nearby B&B and after strolling the nearby golden beach needed some food for dinner. It is predominantly a fish restaurant and is only open in the summer. However the staff and interior were lovely and friendly. The waitress was on her...More

Thank AndyWalker-Hebborn
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

What a pleasure this dining experience was. The quiet surroundings as opposed to the normal hustle and bustle of restaurants was a joy to behold. The staff were so friendly, we really felt at home. The menu had a range of dishes with emphasis on...More

Thank decsclan56
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Called in towards the end of August. Sadly like a lot of premises in Mayo they close after the "Season ". Nice table by the window looking out at the fine village of Louisburg and watched the world go by . Ordered up Seafood Pizza...More

Thank Roger T
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I dropped in because the place to be (D. Pub) was too crowded. Went back next day: very nice staff, vegetarian options with rafinesse: I really loved it. Very good value for reasonable prices

Thank opium22
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We were there on Sunday 5 June (everywhere else was completely booked out) - we were suspicious when it was almost empty whenever everywhere else was full. We found out. Food, some of which was tasty enough, was very overpriced. Service was dreadful. The waitresses,...More

1  Thank Cathleencp H
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We dropped in for dinner on a hunch. Apparently we were lucky to get a table, because people after us were told it was full. There are only a handful of tables. The restaurant is on one of the major streets in Louisburgh, but since...More

Thank AnnaBilling
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Very welcoming and lovely staff. Enjoyed my pasta very much. There is a little choice regarding beer. Tiny but very cosy restaurant.

Thank MichelvanderKlei
Reviewed 9 July 2014

went here after reading other reviews , food was so lovely, staff were very welcoming , the 25 euro menu is a great choice well done who ever put that menu together it certainly gets our thumbs up , will be back again for sure...More

Thank juesblues
Reviewed 8 July 2014

A group of nine famished hill walkers descended on Gaffney's one Saturday night without a reservation. We were promptly seated and made to feel most welcome. I was not holding out much hope of a good, let alone excellent meal, given that we were presented...More

1  Thank KernowPixie
ethanbaker23, Manager at Gaffney's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2014

Hi Kernow pixie, I am the chef from Gaffney's Seafood Restaurant, . I am very glad you enjoyed your meal overall and hugely appreciate your review. In view your suggestion to serve craft ales we are now looking into sourcing from local microbreweries. We look...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Street | Louisburg, Louisburgh MO1 2MO, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Louisburgh
  • Phone Number: +353 98 66150
With Family, Friends or that special someone Gaffney's Seafood Restaurant is the place to go. In the quaint village of Louisburgh on the west coast of Ireland, Gaffney's is situated just a ten minute walk from the local beach and a fifteen minute drive outside of Westport. We serve Seafood dishes with a twist, a selection of Pizzas, Pasta, Chicken and Steak. With a quirky interior, a flowery front of house and a unique atmosphere your bound to enjoy your meal.
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