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The Fiddlers Elbow

Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 966 3863
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 377 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab place to eat and I'd recommend the beef stir fry, as it was one of the tastiest meals I've had in a pub. Great staff too very friendly, and quickly offered a free drink when a mistake was made Highly recommendedMore

Thank Chris J
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing to dine with us and for your recommendation, i'm glad the small error on our behalf was dealt with swiftly and to your satisfaction. The team and myself look forward to welcoming you back to The Fiddlers the next time you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff and very nice meal. Would recommend and come again, nicest place we have eaten at on our regular visits to carrickmacross 😊👍🏻

Thank Sorcha N
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your recommendation and your regular custom to our premises, we look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Fiddlers for a meal for our group of 70 on our return journey from the Ladies All-Ireland on Sunday 24th September. We had a mixed group of children & adults and everyone needs were catered for in the Buffett. Fantastic service from all...More

Thank Marie R
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for once again choosing us as your stop off point. We very much value your continued loyalty and i'm delighted that once again we could meet your requirements. Kate, the rest of the Fiddlers team and myself look forward to your next visit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happened on this modernised restaurant to break up our journey. Hit on it at Sunday lunch. Good wholesome food and very friendly staff

Thank Rolande A
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for having lunch with us on your way back home, i'm glad you enjoyed it and i do hope you consider stopping with us again the next time your in the area.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's a nice charm to this place -- pretty furnishings, decor, kind of a faux-medieval ambience with lots of carved wood, especially at the bar. I had the kid's portion of pasta with tomato sauce, nothing fancy, and they threw in a side salad, which...More

Thank NHjo
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your lovely all round review of your visit to our premises. Here at The Fiddlers we do feel that it must be a combination of the points you mentioned in your review; friendly service, nice atmosphere, reasonable prices and good food to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On the way back to Dublin on a Sunday evening we stopped off here for a bite to eat. It was well worth it. 4 of us just ordered main courses and every single one of the were excellent. The 5th person had two starters...More

Thank Berty44S
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing to 'stop off' with us and for posting a review about your experience. I will pass on your excellent comments to our kitchen team and we very much look forward to welcoming you back the next time your passing through Carrickmacross.

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My husband had the fish and chips, I had the salmon, Mark was kind enough to ask the chef if he would substitute mushy peas since they are my favorite, for the asparagus that it is normally partnered with. My husband said they where the...More

Thank sillecat
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing the Fiddlers establishment for your final evening meal on your trip to Ireland. Our fish dishes continually receive wonderful praise about quality and i shall pass on your wonderful comments to the kitchen team. Have a safe journey home and please...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here on so many occasions, never have we been disappointed, food is absolutely fabulous and the staff are very friendly and helpful,

Thank EireDodo
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your continued loyalty and i'm delighted that the consistency of service, food, pricing and ambiance continues to meet your expectations. As always the Fiddlers team look forward to welcoming you back very soon.

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had a nice meal in fiddlers elbow it was extremely busy , but we received great service from the very pleasant Kate , will return in the future👍😎

2  Thank paul k
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you for joining us and posting a review, i'm glad you were looked after well by Kate ensuring a return visit in the future. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were 4 people of a certain age. Mark our host made us all feel young again such a wonderful personality, I'm sure he will go great places in his chosen career its such a pity Ireland can't hold onto her bright and intelligent young...More

1  Thank BarryEileen
Fiddlers B, Manager at The Fiddlers Elbow, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you for joining us over the two day period you were in town. The staff remember you all very well as everyone said you were 'great craic'. I'm delighted Mark took a personal interest in looking after you, ably assisted by Kate of course!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: +353 42 966 3863
  • E-mail
Description
The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar, restaurant and nightclub is owned by the Mc Eneaney Family and has undergone major refurbishment in the past few years. A family run business which prides itself on creating a warm, homely atmosphere with genuine hospitality and an assurance of our utmost attention to your personal requirements. The Fiddlers Elbow offer carvery Lunch from €11 12pm - 3pm Daily, and a Superbly priced Bistro Menu from 3pm to late!! 4 course Weekend Special Menu for only €28.00. The Fiddlers Elbow also offers exclusive function/conference suites to suit your needs.
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