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PJ O'Hares


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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PJ O Hare's is a multi-award winning Gastro Pub, awarded Best Gastro Pub in Louth six times (including 2017) at The Irish Restaurant Awards. Focusing on local, fresh dishes, our menu is varied and has something to suit all tastes at budgets! PJ's is also Carlingford's most popular spot for nightlife with live music every night of the week from the top bands in the area. With something for everybody from young to old and single travellers, couples and large parties, PJ's really is the place to be!
US$6 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Gastropub
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews oysters chowder wheat bread burger chicken goujons cod beer garden great atmosphere pub grub pint of guinness live band roaring fire few drinks sunday afternoon staff were very friendly visiting carlingford hen party
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Reviewed yesterday

In P J’s last night with hen party , highly recommend, buzzing place , music great and best atmosphere. Staff super and everyone enjoyed . Well staffed and organised

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fab little restaurant for lunch during the day and we went for drinks on a hen party in the night time also. Excellent service!! Johnny really took care of us. Also has the only off licence in town!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Eileen F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great bar with friendly staff, fab food & a always great band on in the beer garden during the summer - highly recommended

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KieranGuitar68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take a step back in time - that’s what PJ’s has to offer. Live music and good food. Lively at weekends.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank littlemisssmokey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten here several times and always found it good. However, on my recent visit, I was so disappointed to find that the portions had shrunk and the oysters had lost their flesh. After paying almost 100 euro for a full plate of oysters...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 086ruffles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Carlingford (for about the 5th/6th time) but this was a long overdue, child free visit. We made our way almost immediately to PJ's for late lunch and as usual left shortly before 1 in the morning! Its just a fantastic pub, feels like a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Philip M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a super pint of Guinness and spotted another guest receiving their bowel of Muscles. That was enough for me and I followed suit. I’ve heard of jumbo prawns but not jumbo Muscles, these were super size and delicious. Let me know if these are...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank David L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having been spoilt for choice on a recent wonder around the lovely village of Carlingford, my wife and I picked PJs for a quiet lunch treat. Despite the wide variety of seafood based choices on the menu, we both went for a lunch-time special. I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PartimeHolidaymaker
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Very good chowder recommended by walkers on the Greenway. Delicious brown bread (did have to pay for extra!) and very good beef burger. Service was also good. Interesting memoribiia in pub.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank springbok2016
Reviewed 19 January 2019

Stayed here locally & was recommended by the hotel. Fantastic bar food & service was excellent & not too intrusive. The waitress told us to stay on for the live music & it was an amazing atmosphere. I cannot wait to return & will be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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9 May 2018|
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Response from Peter D | Reviewed this property |
I did not ask about a set menu for groups but would suggest you telephone them and ask the question direct. Place is very popular and a good place to have such a party. Ordinary menu at bar is very comprehensive and not... More
26 February 2015|
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Response from The_Hibernians | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - we don't know either. Our daughter's partner took us there when we visited for the weekend and I know he didn't book, but that's not to say you can't - give them a ring!
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