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The Oarsman

Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
+353 71 962 1733
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 - 21:00All hours
French, Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I visited the Oarsman last night for my husbands birthday and we haven't enjoyed a meal as much for a long time. Everything was exceptional, the atmosphere, the service and of course the food. The restaurant is lovely, comfortable and not pretentious....More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family and I had the pleasure of eating here in august. I was expecting pub food but I was very much mistaken. The food was excellent and the service too was fantastic. If you are in carrick on Shannon this is a place you...More

Thank Carl D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We (a party of 6) dined in The Oarsman on Thursday 31st August. We had booked the table for 8pm & arrived really early hoping to avail of a cancellation but unfortunately we were out of luck so we went across the road to The...More

Thank bredamacfadden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for a cheeky lunch on way home with my wife. The food was excellent, the service was very friendly and efficient. I am definitely returning when I'm in the area again.

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not surprised this restaurant is always busy! We decided to go for a late lunch at 2. 30. p.m. thinking it would be quiet but how wrong we were. It was packed and we just about got a table. We had delicious food once...More

Thank Roisin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great venue for fast service and good food at short notice. Group of 8. Fitted us in at short notice at busy time.

Thank John G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Oarsman in Carrick-on-Shannon with some friends at the weekend and as always it was a friendly enjoyable experience. There was a great band playing on Saturday night - The Cat's Meow -who provided a wonderful sing along from 10 pm or so....More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always so good, great quick service, excellent choice on menu & good value for money. Have been a few times and am never disappointed.

Thank nutie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'd recommend booking ahead, My girlfriend and I ate here on a Friday evening, We didn't have a reservation but we were happy to wait at the bar until a table opened up and we didn't have to wait too long. There was a lovely...More

Thank Conor O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a late lunch. The mussels were really tasty and the mains were just as good. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Will definitely return.

Thank Madeleine M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Leitrim  >  Carrick-on-Shannon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 962 1733
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We are a multi award winning bar & restaurant featured in the Michelin Guide & McKenna's Top 100 Restaurants. We are passionate advocates of using well sourced quality local & artisinal ingredients. As we are the seventh generation of our family in the hospitality trade we know the importance of continuing the legacy of offering a high quality service led experience. We would love to welcome you to The Oarsman soon.
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