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The Thatch

Crinkill, Birr, Ireland
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (21 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Crinkill, Birr, Ireland
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71 - 80 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting The Thatch for many years for Sunday lunch and evening food. The food, service and attention to detail is always excellent whether it is a Valentines night, a busy New Years Day or a mid week evening. The kitchen are very...More

1  Thank Jaimie K
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Went on a Sat evening without booking so had to sit at bar. That was fine though comfortable enough. Pals had brie to start and potato cakes. Both said starters fine. Three burgers,mine rare (Yay) and theirs were well done. No complaints! Will be back!

1  Thank mistresslucy
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Looking for a place to eat while in Birr.... minutes away from the City Center is a quiet place to have a Pint.... and enjoy great food... Wife and Friend were hungry and the Local B&B recommended this 300 year old family restaurant and Pub......More

1  Thank QuietSyde
Reviewed 9 October 2016

i was in the thatch restauranttoday sunday october 9 for evening meal started with potato cake lovely and for main course sirloin steak with lovely fresh veg and potatoes FOOD and Service was perfect

1  Thank kingcoreyking
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I stopped here for a light supper and a drink. It's a historic place, full of ambience, and is beautiful and cozy inside, as one would expect of a 'thatch' restaurant and bar. I had their signature house gin and tonic, and it was wonderful....More

1  Thank NHjo
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Love it great spot,loads of food no cut backs i had the duck was top class afters was lovely to both me and the wife where full to the to the neck. And we had two baileys coffees well made fresh cream some people can...More

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Visited thatch last night with a few family members dispite being warned that the place was hit or miss . We obviously hit the miss night. Food is dreadful , service dreadful and Attitude worse . Will not be visiting again - used to have...More

1  Thank Alanini
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The atmosphere, food and service is second to none. You will not come out of the Thatch feeling hungry. Your not rushed and the choice on the menu is excellent something for everyone

1  Thank Gloria K
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is an oldy worldy pub and restaurant and has done very well over the years especially in the boom.It has always had an extensive menu and something you can't buy a good athmosphere.The food is of a high standard and the service is great.

1  Thank jard913
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Really great food here. The setting is so lovely and warm here and the staff just add to it to make it a great experience. Have been a few times here and never any disappointment!

1  Thank Crooks12
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29 August 2017|
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Response from Keith L | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Contact the restaurant.
Barbara D
9 January 2017|
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Response from karen g | Reviewed this property |
the thatch inn restaurant tel. no. is 0862656336 or 0579120682. Karen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crinkill, Birr, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Offaly  >  Birr
  • Phone Number: 057-912-0682
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