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The Spinnaker Bar, Cafe & Restaurant


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

US$9 - US$36
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A regular haunt while in Dunmore East. The best kept secret is the early bird tenner special. Usually these tenner specials have a pared down version of the full priced options on the menu. Not the Spinnaker - generous portions, nicely plated and hot! Well...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sue J
Reviewed 18 February 2019

Quite busy for Feb and a Saturday night so had to wait until 8.45pm but it was worth it. Nice surroundings, large portions of excellent food.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Loo99car
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

The Spinnaker is also tops for food and service .We had a family dinner rescently and everyone's dish was fabulous .The fish dishes are a must try .And the restaurant is very family friendly

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Lindsay L
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

Never disappoints. We had the early bird menu. The new mushroom bruschetta is amazing!!!! Portions are big, flavours are great, service is brilliant. You won’t leave there hungry!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 25 November 2018

I ordered the surf n turf and asked for pepper sauce instead of garlic butter, no problem at all said the friendly waitress. A beautiful piece of fillet perfectly cooked on a bed of roasted veg with prawns and crab claws arrived on one plate...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sully997
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal with friends over the weekend. We had the early bird which was very reasonable. I had Calamari for starters which was lovely, then fish and chips for my mains. Fish was really fresh but the batter was a bit overdone. Overall...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LouiseD405
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Good pub /bar food in the lovely village of Dunmore East. Very relaxed atmosphere friendly staff and good value. Great band playing after the meal.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mocronin
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Had family get together and went to spinnaker first night (needed to book as was busy). Lovely homey decor, attentive service, excellent food... last out of the place and the Guinness was mighty

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Aine R
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Our tour guide Barry recommended that we have dinner here. I ordered the fish and chips. Not being a lover of peas, I was very surprised at how tasty the mushed peas where! The fish was very fresh and so crispy. Great service from the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank candicenadasen
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We are Local to Dunmore East but after our last and most recent visit (3rd this month) I had to leave a review for the fantastic staff in the spinnaker. I feel you could travel anywhere in Ireland and not find better food or atmosphere....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jam7591
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4 December 2018|
Response from atropos_uk | Reviewed this property |
The Spinnaker is licensed so I'm not sure you can bring your own alcohol.
Phaedra H
11 September 2017|
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Response from Colin H | Reviewed this property |
Not during winter months, maybe weekends.
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