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The Silver Eel

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Grange | Strokestown, Roscommon, Ireland
+353 71 963 3299
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Roscommon, Ireland
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, good parking and a warm welcome everytime. No pressure to leave and the price was not overboard . Due back soon .

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Thank Frank S
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is our 4th visit and always look forward to seeing and staying. A family run business and you always get a great welcome. As we know the owners well that little extra they do for us goes a long way. So give yourself a treat and stay or visit it's worth it.

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Thank Basil C
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This was my favourite place to eat out during my stay in Ireland, we were lucky as it was a 5 minute walk from were we were staying otherwise I can see how people might think it was a little out of the way. The setting couldn't be more beautiful, with the lake and the outdoor seating however even sitting... More 

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Nenagh
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

By the water, comfy, friendly and excellent value. No bedrooms for disabled as far as I know, restaurant open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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Thank Annette S
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly, casual Sunday lunch after mooring. Tasty and generous portions. Restaurant dog is the cutest! Throw stones and she fetches them, rub her tummy and she will try and follow.

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Thank Ashpren
County Roscommon, Ireland
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Have called serveral times for lunch at the weekend. Food is always great and the staff are excellent, make you feel so welcome.

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Thank AileenMary53
County Dublin, Ireland
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I have had great Sunday Lunches here but last time it was less than expected plus the Server was not attentive, and when called seemed disinterested in solving the issue. All other times great just a bad one that day.

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Thank MayBee2013
Sligo, Ireland
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339 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

The Silver Eel is located on the banks of the river Shannon at a place named Grange Lake Strokestown Co Roscommon, Ireland just 4 miles from the main Dubli to Mayo route. Carrick-on-Shannon, Rooskey and Strokestown Park House Museum, both within easy driving distance of the hotel. They also can cater for parties. The hotel is wheelchair friendly. Tourism is... More 

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Thank Inscribe
Ireland
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Really nice stay - owners extremely friendly and helpful. Lovely room overlooking lough - beautiful sunrises! Brilliant breakfast and very nice that you are accommodated on whatever time you want to have it (within reason!). Pity that food only available at weekends. Recommend burger! Very family oriented at weekend which could put many off, but so long as you are... More 

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Thank BWCart
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

It need a more imaginative approach . The whole Strokestown area needs someone who is into genuine artisan food . This is agriculture heartland but the food is so bland . Almost a complete failure to engage in imaginative cooking . Even the beef is poor quantity. That is shameful in one of the best beef producing areas in Ireland.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grange | Strokestown, Roscommon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Roscommon  >  Roscommon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 963 3299

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