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E.J. Kings

) #6 of 28 Restaurants in Clifden ££ - £££ Irish, Bar, Seafood
Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21330
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (25 reviews)
“the pub” (36 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
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251 - 260 of 673 reviews

Reviewed 7 March 2015

We arrived into EJ's on a very wet and windy Saturday morning and were delighted to be warmed by the glowing fire. The staff were very friendly and the food was excellent. I had a delicious creamy chowder filled with lots of seafood and followed...More

Thank VictoriaFM
Joanna F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this review

Dear Victoria FM, Many thanks for your recent review. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit with us. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated. Kind Regards, Joanna Fitzgerald

Reviewed 1 January 2015

We frequently eat here and are never dissapointed! Have always found the staff upstairs in the restaurant friendly and efficient-only ate in bar once.

Thank asha086
Joanna F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this review

Dear Asha086, Thank you so much for your review Your recommendation is greatly appreciated. Hopefully we will see you again very soon. Kind Regards, Joanna Fitzgerald

Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

Bad food ,bad service and still overpriced nothing much has changed in this bar for the past 20years.apart from its central location in the town this place has let me down time and time again.

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I visited E.J.Kings with my son earlier this year one lunchtime - having eaten some really good food previously at their upstairs restaurant. However,the lunchtime visit was to the bar/pub and I ordered a roast beef panini with fried onions. I have given better beef...More

Thank Anwen K
Joanna F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this review

Dear Brendan J, Many thanks for your review. I am so sorry you did not have a good experience with us here is EJ Kings. As you can see from many of our other reviews your experience does not reflect the standard of food we...More

Reviewed 3 December 2014

Food was lovely and the staff were friendly, nice and cosy pub, very clean and lots of choice on the menu, portion sizes are big, you will not be leaving hingry

Thank Tracey N
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Visited E.J's on a few times during a stay in clifden and ate in it twise. Food was great, and cant be faulted. Staff were excellent and service was good. The bar itself looks great, old worldy, and traditional looking. Certainly a must visit when...More

Thank Dfinnerty
Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

I arrived very hungry and one of the best fish and chips I've ever had in Ireland. Would highly recommend for good pub foodMore

Thank MAL307
Joanna F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this review

Dear MAL307, WOW Thank you for your recent review. We are delighted you had one of the best fish and chips you have had in Ireland in EJ Kings. That is such a massive complement. Thank you so much your recommendation is greatly appreciated. Hopefully...More

Reviewed 6 November 2014

A great restaurant I went to lunch at on the first day of my holiday. The burger was superb, much more exciting than I had imagined it would be. Guinness was great and the welcome was first class. Also revisited as Seafood Chowder had looked...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 November 2014

3 friends and I stopped of for a drink and bar food. Bad call. The food was poorly presented. I opted for the burger. Hard to see how this could not be acceptable. It was warm,tough and poorly garnished. 1 of our party opted for...More

Thank Brendan J
Joanna F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this review

Dear Brendan J, Many thanks for your review. I am so sorry you did not have a good experience with us here is EJ Kings. As you can see from many of our other reviews your experience does not reflect the standard of food we...More

Reviewed 27 October 2014

We have eaten in EJ King's before and thought it fantastic. This time we went in with high expectations and once again, we were treated to a fabulous meal. The restaurant itself has a homely rustic feel to it but EJ King's is blessed with...More

Thank dokgolf
Joanna F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this review

Dear dokgolf, Wow thank you so much for your review. To get such a fantastic review makes all the hard work worthwhile. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated. Hopefully we will see you again very soon. Kind Regards, Joanna Fitzgerald

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21330
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