Visited The Brake last night. Food was lovely. Had egg mayonaise and chicken kiev. Good service. Nice and relaxed. Perfect for myself and two friends to catch up..
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Visited here recently, arrived @ 9:35pm last orders state 9:45pm, have been numerous times previously & the menu hasn't changed in over 20 yrs so there were no surprises on it. All in our party had an idea of what we would order. The staff...More
Friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Ordered French onion soup and hot seafood platter. Soup was delicious but the seafood platter left a lot to be desired. Firstly it was cold, very few prawns and smoked salmon instead of fresh. Portion very poor. This restaurant could...More
Well worth a visit. The setting on the sea front in Blackrock is beautiful and the decor is old world traditional, warm and welcoming. The menu hasn't changed a lot in 20 years but it is always good and reliable. We always take visitors there,...More
Arrived early on a cold evening but stove was lit so nice and warm. Had the set menu of garlic mushrooms, chicken kiev, salmon for himself, followed by pavlova for me and ice-cream for himself. Plain, well cooked food. Just what the doctor ordered on...More
Travelled from Monaghan to have Sunday tea. Old style pub and restaurant . Quiet and not much atmosphere. Staff were friendly and attentive . Food was tasty but didn't have anything special .
Ate here with a group of 14 while we were staying at nearby Bellingham Castle. Service was good, even for such a large group, and the food was plentiful! The Cornish pastie was yummy and was the size of half a pie! It came with...More
Had wanted to go to the Brake for some time and really devastated that we didn't go to one of our regular tried and trusted restaurants. Too much garlic bread in the starter and the garlic mayo with the mushrooms was curdled. We both got...More
Fantastic food and a traditional restaurant (I think so). On the first view, it looked expensive, but they made menus (and a special price) from our orders. Finally we hade great starters and main courses to a fair price!