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Reviewed 13 September 2020

we went there for a meal on the 12th September 2020, we had a four course meal, and each course just got better and better. Fantastic meal and very friendly staff made for a very enjoyable night overall. Thank you to the Stephouse .

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 25 August 2020

The food is delicious in the Step House. Both lunch and breakfast was delicious. The service is fantastic.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 17 August 2020 via mobile

Thanks to all the staff for being so welcoming. The food was exceptional and the beautiful gardens are breathtaking. Looking forward to coming back soon

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 17 February 2020

Had a lovely meal here and heaps on the plate and it was well worth it to be sure. Great service with very friendly staff made for a great and memorable meal.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 17 February 2020 via mobile

Visited the Step House for lunch yesterday and having enjoyed many meals there yesterday's lunch was very disap bypointing. The selection of starters are too exotic for a Sunday lunch. There was no fish on the main course. Two of us had the roast sirloin...of beef which was very tough in fact it was nearly impossible to cut with the knife. The mash potatoes were cold and tasteless. The service was very slow between courses. Overall a very disappointing lunch.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 16 February 2020

Step House Restaurant in Borris County Carlow is undoubtedly the very best. If you wished upon a Star and were lucky enough to find this gem you really could not do better.The excellent staff, amazing and welcoming, warming fire in the foyer give you an...idea of the delights to come. The dinner presentation of Gastronomic Gourmet food is beyond belief and So delicious.Congratulations to the Chef, we will be back... There is an amazing wine List too.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 21 October 2019

While visiting County Carlow, we enjoyed a wonderful meal at Step House Restaurant. The food was excellent, reasonably priced and the atmosphere comortable and relaxing. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 23 September 2019

OMG i cant rate this meal enough - we called by after the ploughing & i have to say best decision ever - there was a group of 5 of us & every last one of us thought our meals would get a high rating...- i'd the burger, yummy... & some had the fish.. Presentation was class & staff friendly - so will i be back - yes if i'm ever up that side of the country.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 September 2019

Up market bar food & a gourmet dinner menu, the 1808 bar was truly amazing during our mid week stay at the end of August. Looking forward to our next visit which will be at the weekend so we'll be dining in the restaurant! Regardless...of whether you eat in the 1808 Bar & Lounge or the formal restaurant at The Step House - the food is superb every time.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 30 August 2019 via mobile

We stayed overnight in this hotel en route to Kilkenny. I am only sorry thst we aren't staying longer. On arrival we were met buy a bubbly young receptionist and check-in was quick and efficient. The lobby area has big comfortable chairs and sofas and...there was a warm inviting fire which made the hotel so inviting. The room has real character and windows open out onto a shared balcony. It is warm and cosy. The bed is huge and comfortable. The bathroom is large and spacious. The rain shower is large enough for two persons and there is also a bath with shower attached. Our overnight package included a bottle of Chardonnay which was waiting for us in the room. As we had a dinner reservation in the hotels bar/restaurant we took the wine with us. The staff kindly swopped the wine for a sauvignon blanc. There was a choice of a la carte or day menu. The food was excellent. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Veg accompaniment cost €3.50 extra. Breakfast was in a cellar type restaurant this morning. We looked out onto a beautiful garden area. Unfortunately it was raining. There was an excellent buffet selection with fresh fruit and poached pears. I had a full Irish breakfast which was delicious. I highlyrecommend this hidden gemMore

Date of visit: August 2019
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  • Step House Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5