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The Bishop's Buttery

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6 Main Street, Cashel, Ireland
+353 62 62707
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Linden, New Jersey
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

After visiting the Rock of Cashel, we walked through the local neighborhood and found this Gem. Servers were polite, Food was delicious, and the atmosphere was outstanding.

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Thank Michael G
Kilkenny, Ireland
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60 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

Excellent lunch, in this compact bar and restaurant. A real find. Staff very friendly, and a good pint of stout.

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Thank Paddy G
Cashel, Ireland
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99 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

We would walk to The Buttery several times a year to enjoy sumptuous dinners in a lovely setting. Unfortunately, the Cashel Palace Hotel and The Bishop's Buttery have been closed since Christmas 2014. If a new owner can be found with the cash pile to renovate the historic premises, I'm certain to return.

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1 Thank topgold
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2015

Liked everything , food and staff fab.... decor beautiful... and you can walk around the grounds afterwards

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Thank clare g
Cong, Ireland
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2014

Really excellent place to relax and have a nice meal and a pint at not just the end of the day but anytime. Great people, great food and great atmosphere.

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2 Thank skydiver18000
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

Fascinating list of famous names, extracted from the hotel register, on one wall near the bar. Another wall has a painting of a small group of people at the races (Cheltenham 1952, I think) - again you can amuse yourself by spotting the famous people in the group.

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Thank SeanF07
Limerick, Ireland
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204 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2013

We had a very fine lunch in the sit down restaurant recently. At first we thought it strange, they seemed to be encouraging us to go to the bar food, but in fact the service in the restaurant was excellent and the food, very good indeed. For a three course lunch for four, including two half bottles of the house... More 

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Thank LOGITRAV
Dublin, Ireland
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

We were trying not to have a big lunch as we were having dinner later but couldn't resist a cheese plate. We couldn't finish it so the charming waitress kept it for us for after dinner. It was totally refreshed with new cheese and fruit when we it it later after dinner. Lunch was very good and reasonably priced. Lovely... More 

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Thank Thora M
Santa Rosa, California
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2013

We dined here as party of 6 with two almost 7 year old grandsons. Food was excellent (though a bit slow in arriving) and service was delightfully attentive.

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Thank Brasseur
Cork, Ireland
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2013

The food here was absolutely gorgeous. I had a risotto of duck rillets and Parmesan shavings followed by baked cod with roast vegetables that were cooked to perfection. A white chocolate panacotta to finish off with gorgeous coffee topped the meal off to perfection. Add in a great waitress (Claire) and it was special!

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Thank Catherine M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Main Street, Cashel, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Cashel
  • Phone Number: +353 62 62707

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?