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Dromoland Castle

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Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
+353 61 368 444
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Laguna Beach, California
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375 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a very charming room to have dinner with crystal chandeliers, white glove service. The service was excellent and they went beyond to attempt to meet the needs of all at the table. Most important the food was very tasty. We had breakfast here as well as part of our Castle stay and it was equally good.

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Grafton, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Every meal we had at Dromoland Castle was absolutely fabulous. Don't miss high tea and if you are American, don't blink at that price of high tea. You are getting a wonderful experience you can't get in the US, even in places that say they serve high tea. You will feel as if you are in your own castle, being... More 

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Kilkenny
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined here recently & must say the vegetarian option was extremely poor , the starter was the coldest piece of goats cheese with some leaves put on top , the main was a vegetarian like stew which basically consisted of a few vegetables & chickpeas in similar to a can of chopped tomatoes no flavour , very disappointing as... More 

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Thank Alison22
Limerick, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dromoland Castle has a amazing setting and looks really spectacular on a clear cold winters day. My wife and i really looked forward to our visit to this special place.for Champagne afternoon tea.. At a cost of €82 you would expect something exceptional, but this was a very ordinary experience. Service was average. No real effort made to make the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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405 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really good and the place nice and comfortable with outstanding service. Really enjoyed the duck with orange sauce. Would recommend and would return. Thank you.

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Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous 5 star treatment all the way, so it is more expensive than other "Afternoon tea" experiences. But I would recommend this for a "special" treat

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Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband didn't bring a jacket to Ireland so we ate at the Gallery Bar two nights in a row. The Gallery Bar was very classy and the staff was extremely attentive. The receptionist forgot to hand us a coupon for our cocktails that were included in our costco package but the waiter was very accommodating and checked on it... More 

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We usually prefer to not eat in our hotel. I remembered the dining as wonderful last time, so we made a reservation. We were promptly seated, graciously attended to and enjoyed a delightful dinner. All of our food was excellent. The breakfast was equally good and prompt.

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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We when only for drinks and had a chance to see part of the Castle and grounds. This is a VERY elegant Hotel and the grounds are landscaped to perfection

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Thank paper333
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Everything about the cuisine was excellent. The preparation, the appearance, the choices and the service made every meal a unique dining experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Newmarket-on-Fergus
  • Phone Number: +353 61 368 444

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