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Step House Restaurant

Main Street, Borris, Ireland
+353 59 977 3209
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Borris, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Apart from my review of this hotel, I forgot to mention the breakfast which is held in their restaurant. It is probably the best breakfast I have had in Ireland. The choice of buffet foods was amazing, fresh fruit salad, freshly stewed fruits, all different...More

Thank Daphne G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were at a family wedding here and stayed overnight. The staff are friendly and professional. The wedding dinner was duck, artichoke soup, pan fried hake or beef and cheesecake dessert. Everything was expertly served and piping hot. The potato gratin was particularly good. We...More

Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Rude waitress, food had to be returned and she became aggressive and argumentative with us, not very good, would not recommend this place.

Thank 12,345,192
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice meal here with my family. I recommend the beef it was cooked to perfection and was very flavoursome. All in all very nice meal at a fair price. They do have a strange fascination with carrots though.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Short stay in Borris, ate here twice and the foood, service and ambience did not disappoint. Staff were attentive and the service was excellent, from bar to table.

Thank serene21
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We were staying in a B and B in Borris and looking for a place to eat dinner.Our host . made two recommendations , but, due to a Bank Holiday and it being a Sunday, both restaurants were closed. Driving through the main street we...More

1  Thank Marleenjm
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I hadn’t been here in a while as didn’t like the menu they introduced last year, and sadly it’s still there. What I would call lunch food, burger, fish and chips etc, doesn’t start until 3pm so it’s only sandwiches, soup and some heavy mains...More

Thank Nickg44
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Stopped here for lunch with two children. They had two very plain sandwiches, no garnish or crisps on the side and were charged €10 for the two sandwiches. That's four slices of bread, two slices of ham, and two of cheese. (processed). The adults portions...More

Thank LighterFlash
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I was just passing through on Sunday afternoon with family... Sunday's can be a difficult day to get food mid-afternoon but step house served up lovely, tasty food that was the right portion size, good value and fresh. If you are looking for a nice...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Really excellent goats cheese parfait for lunch. Lovely textures on the plate, very well balanced. 3 breads - pesto sourdough, brown & sourdough - all homemade & all really really good. The portion of twice cooked chips were very good. Americano with good crema to...More

Thank Anthony S
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3 April 2017|
Response from Pat H | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Borris, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Borris
  • Phone Number: +353 59 977 3209
This is a lovely small hotel , bar and restaurant. Amazing food !
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