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The Glen Tavern

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2 Lower Glentworth Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 411 380
09:30 - 01:00
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County Clare, Ireland
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went to the glen tavern for a bite to eat and was delighted with the food and service i had eaten there many years ago and was equally impressed tonight the quality of food and the price were both excellent well done guys

Thank 229jean
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and very friendly and helpful service. Highly recommend the Glen Tavern for a great meal and drinks.

1 Thank JohnG65065
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are heading to Limerick make sure to pay a visit to The Glen Tavern, Ger the owner is friendly guy and full of advice and information for anyone visiting Limerick. The food is great and if you want a good night out then the music in there is first class. you will be guaranteed a warm welcome and... More 

Thank Liam K
Weymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the last night of a week in Ireland, and walked into The Glen Tavern based on the recommendation of locals. Food was very good, but it was the atmosphere and customer service we appreciated the most. The owner came over to wait on us due to short staffing (two of the servers were married the night before, so the... More 

1 Thank JimDumas
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
95 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, great spot for a pint and lunch/dinner. The Irish stew is the real old school classic! Good location close to the city centre.

Thank Paulyg123
County Clare, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As Limerick local I use the Glen Tavern regularly for coffee's and lunches. The staff are exceptional and very attentive and the food is fresh and so tasty. I throughly recommend the breakfast, it is the best in the city!

1 Thank Debbie M
New Lothrop, Michigan
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Great meal. Great service. We stopped for a late lunch and there were not many people in the tavern. Our food was hot and very tasty.

1 Thank dmhenige
Level Contributor
24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I was in search of a pub with traditional Irish food and a place to experience locals watching the rugby match. This pub met all of my expectations. The owner, his daughter, son, brother and nephew all worked there. The flight of beers was an excellent way to taste some local brews. The group had lamb stew, Shepherd's pie, chicken... More 

1 Thank Karen D
1 review
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I eat in the Glen Tavern most days at lunch. There's great variety on the menu and generous portions! I don't think I've eaten anywhere else with such friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Annemarie O
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this review

Dear Annemaire O, Thank you for the really lovely review, its a pleasure to serve the lovely people of Limerick who are so good to us, we have as much fun as you guys. Thanks again and see you soon, Best Wishes, Gerry More 

Cork, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

passing thru limerick. happened upon the glen tavern, fab menu, catering for everyone. great food, excellent value and great friendly service, ,

1 Thank gerhaugh
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this review

Hi gerhaugh, Thank you for taking the time to review the Glen Tavern, we do appreciate the trouble it takes. As you point out I'm very lucky to have such wonderful staff and lovely customers, hope to see you hereabouts again, Warm Regards, Gerry More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Irish, Bar, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lower Glentworth Street, Limerick, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 411 380
The Glen Tavern is situated in the heart of Limerick just off the main artery of O’Connell St. A warm welcoming pub, all the convenience of city life but very much a family run establishment.Known for it’s great value lunches and daily specials, all dietary needs are catered for and children’s portions are available.We cater for parties and have a function area for all occasions – parties, meetings etc.The Glen is a great sporting pub, hurling, soccer, golf and rugby to name but a few. All sports are catered for and all games can be watched live on our many t.vs and screens.We take pride in keeping our traditions so specials of the house like Irish Stew and Irish Coffees are available daily. A sample of our lunch menu is attached, although our homemade soups and specials change daily.A lively pub with live music, good beer, great pint and wholesome food.Traditional Irish music sessions on Monday nights.

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