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The Irish Rover

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Mojacar Playa, Mojacar, Spain
+34 950 47 31 35
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Sao Miguel, Portugal
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100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A repeat meal because I'm a fish and chips lover! In fact, the Irish Rover makes it like nobody else in the area; the cod always looks very fresh and is delicious. Drinks are tipical of a sea side restaurant, almost all one can think about...

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Thank amc158
Irish-Rover M, Owner at The Irish Rover, responded to this review

Thank you for your report so glad you enjoyed your meal again and yes we try to stock most drinks theirishrovermojacar team x More 

Halifax, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an afternoon meal here, full of expats which tells you something, nice food, great views from bar area.

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Thank martinfax
Irish-Rover M, Owner at The Irish Rover, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind report and for choosing us to have your meal The Irish Rover Team x More 

Playas de Vera, Spain
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The service was very good. Menu ok. My meal was mediocre - fish cakes were dry and my starter (poppers) appeared to be micro wave packaged food. My husband's sausage and mash was very tasty and lots of it. A nice atmosphere, full of British ex pats.

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Warwick, Australia
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208 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent evening with group of friends from Mojacar & Vera. Enjoyable act and stimulated audience which you don't always see. People were eating but we just went for drinks. Act started at 9pm and, apart from a short break, continued until almost midnight. Thoroughly enjoyable and only 5€/ ticket. Well done Irish Rover. Sandra

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We called in to the Rover a number of times during our month in Mojacar, mostly for a drink after a walk along the promenade. We decided to try the Sunday lunch one week and it was perfect. We also had fish and chips one Friday which was also very good. The staff are British and very friendly. The beer... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Full English for €5.95 good value in a very nice location right on front line.The menu is extensive and includes all your favourites from the UK plus an amazing choice of curry dishes and kids menu.Friendly staff,masses of room and parking right outside.

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Thank Phil J
Pulpí, Andalucia, Spain
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

friendly and helpful staff. A full menu of almost anything you would wish to eat, the curries are excellent cooked freshly by their asian chef. Lovely fish and chips as are all the other meals served here

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Thank DaveL3491
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Good food all round,popular for good reason.nice choice on menu including a selection of curries cooked by an Asian chef.

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Thank Mervyn T
Chorley
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Had a great night here with friends, an excellent buffet hot and cold food and plenty of it, help yourself all night long. The veg lasagne was delicious. The staff were amazing it was table service for the drinks and they did a great job of keeping the drinks coming. The entertainment was good including a few songs for all... More 

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Mauriac, France
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361 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Friendly staff and very good "British" menu featuring things like steak. Three of us had lunch here and we all had fish and chips. It was fresh cod and lovely crisp batter.

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Thank Nick A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, British, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mojacar Playa, Mojacar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Almeria  >  Mojacar
  • Phone Number: +34 950 47 31 35

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?