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Linnane's Lobster Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, , Seafood
New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8120
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab cakes” (45 reviews)
“lobster” (36 reviews)
“chowder” (59 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed last nights meal in Linnane's. The seafood is incredible and the restaurant is in such a beautiful setting. Would have no hesitation recommending to all seafood lovers.

Thank Qwerty408
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

visited with my Mam and sister...sat on the benches out the back enjoying the view of the setting sun whilst enjoying a yummy feast of wings..goats cheese..cod..crab and the vegetarian special...we polished off every morsel...it was a taste explosion. the staff were very friendly and...More

Thank anniebaps
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for early supper her on way to Ballyvaughan. We hadn’t booked a table st this busy spot but we sat at the outdoor tables. The sun was just going down and the views were spectacular over the little pier. We come here again and...More

1  Thank Dee_Chris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only are yoy sitting on the water with the boats and oots tgat bring you your food directly in your eyeline. The staff are wonderful and friendly. The food is truelly to die for. I had a seafood pie that will never be topped...More

Thank Enda W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked Linnane’s for lunch on a friend’s recommendation and not disappointed. Lovely spot overlooking the harbour and lobster boats. Shared their lobster dish as an entree and then followed by scallop risotto and cod. All fresh and tasty. Gluten free options as well. Loved it!

Thank jdbooth69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely outstanding fish. Simple decor overlooking the water. We ate a lot of fish in nearly a month in Ireland, and this was some of the very best. Order anything. Order everything. Superb. We booked several months in advance to make certain we could get...More

Thank GJS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had just finished visiting Caher Bridge gardens in Fanore and needed to eat before we set back to Dublin, Linnane's was just right. We ate outside in the sun a beautifully prepared fish risotto. Well worth a visit if you are in this area.Anna

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hungry after a long walk and not sure what I wanted. Not too much but just enough. I asked the waiter for advice. Fish cakes or crab salad? The fish cakes are very popular. While we were waiting for our orders to arrive they brought...More

Thank RQ25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard great things about this pub, it was time to try it out for myself. I certainly wasn't disappointed. The prawn salad was gorgeous as was the homemade brown bread. The weather was beautiful so ate el fresco overlooking the sea. Nothing quite like...More

Thank Bercar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Returned with family and friend to this venue and was very satisfied. Great atmosphere friendly efficent young staff good choice on menus child friendly and great location overlooking an inlet of the ocean makes for a worthwhile visit

Thank Michael L
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Laurence H
28 November 2015|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, but Linnane's is on the South side of Galway bay and a very long way from Westport and Clew bay, so I cannot help. But I wish you a great holiday. best,Ian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  New Quay
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 8120
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