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The Blue Door

Main Street, Adare, Ireland
+353 61 396 481
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (59 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
“cannelloni” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Adare, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

nearby the thatched roof houses this is a small, friendly bistro type restaurant with great food. We made a booking earlier in the day as were walking around the town and glad we did. The place filled up fast. We had the salmon with beurre...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had dinner with friends at this restaurant. The service was excellent, the food delicious, and the atmosphere wonderful. Our friends' young children were also well-served. When we visit Ireland again, we will definitely stop at this restaurant.

Thank jillburkett2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lunch cafe sits right next door to the cottages that Adare is famous for. The 9 wooden picknick tables and blue painted restaurant create a nice atmosphere. A bit pricy but worth the visit. Too bad there's a busy road in front.

Thank Wub67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food nice but not as nice as we had expected, service poor due to lack of it, old worn cheap cutlery, cheap looking wine glasses (same as water glasses), no table cloths so tacky old table which needed a lick of varnish on view, toilet...More

Thank BillClim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a find! My husband, our daughter and son, and I were on the way from Dublin to Dingle -- and really hungry! We saw the Blue Door and an open parking space, looked it up on TA, and walked in. The service was prompt...More

1  Thank gayegswan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat inside and had a very nice meal. It was romantic and there service was excellent. There was a selection of foods. The prawns in katafi pastry was awesome

Thank SandyfromLaporte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had perfectly prepared dinners in this lovely thatched roof restaurant. My duck salad appetizer was tasty and well composed. The highlight was salmon, which is often dried out and tasteless. As served at The Blue Door it was flavorful, moist and delicious. And, I...More

Thank J'Adore-Voyager
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of our best meals in Ireland. The restaurant itself is so quaint it's like you're eating in a small cottage. The food was delicious and the service was great. I would highly recommend. Try to reserve it you can since it's a...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped into The Blue Door, in Adare, without a reservation, for an early dinner and were pleasantly surprised to be accommodated. We ordered starters and mains and were thrilled with the food quality and the service for our meal. We were not rushed and...More

Thank applelady28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hot coffee and delicious scones (cream & jam provided) An outstanding restaurant with an outstanding and most co-operative staff, who helped return my rucksack which I inadvertently left behind. We thoroughly enjoyed our stop at the Blue Door and the service we received from a...More

Thank 3chordtrick
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Response from paulsheerin | Reviewed this property |
I am sure you can
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Response from Patrick B | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my memory yes. Easily.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Adare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Adare
  • Phone Number: +353 61 396 481
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