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Purple Onion

Main High Street, Tarmonbarry, Ireland
+353 43 335 9919
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
“garlic potatoes” (10 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main High Street, Tarmonbarry, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here, a little family soirée early bird menu. Gorgeous food, buzzing spot! My sister had the duck and loved it! We even got to have a look around the gallery afterwards. Great spot! Don’t miss it!

Thank CaroleIrl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on September 8 for a birthday dinner. Small group. Everyone absolutely delighted with their food. Not a single hint of dissatisfaction. I’ve been here many times over the years. This time a new starter was offered: Smoked Duck. It was heavenly. I don’t...More

Thank Longfordian
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after it caught our eye on our outward journey so said we'd stop on the way back. It was a very busy Saturday night but staff found a table for us. Food was delicious and service very good. Will definitely return if passing...More

Thank Elaine N
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This place is not just good its really good. Great food, great service. The staff here are excellent, its a step above your regular restaurant Also they have a lovely menu on offer. Terific soup and delicious deserts. Enjoy

Thank Lilolil74
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This restaurant goes out its way to ensure customer satisfaction. We took friends visiting from Australia for a meal and didn't give the restaurant a lot of notice we were vegan but they out did themselves with the meal quality. What can I say about...More

Thank Tcstein
Reviewed 19 August 2018

went to this place, bit quirky in menu, options, so only go if you like such places! easy to find,, and very helpful staff, however cannot give better review due to the nature of the food on offer.

Thank danX3469SN
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Another great find, in the midlands of Ireland. Really great menu, lots of choices. Lovely atmosphere, great service.

Thank Brewster18
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on route to the West. I have to admit we went next door to a different place first called Keenan's who when we went in ignored us as we stood at the wait to be seated sign. Glad they did really...More

1  Thank RugbyJuda
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here on several occasions and we have never been disappointed. It’s proper home cooked food made to order...absolutely fantastic. The service also has to be mentioned as it’s really first rate.

Thank Matchu7
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Was good food and traditional dishes. Service was friendly. If you like heavy lunches it is possible you like it. No many light options.

Thank MitchellvanVliet
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28 May 2017|
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Closes at 19:30 on Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main High Street, Tarmonbarry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Roscommon  >  Tarmonbarry
  • Phone Number: +353 43 335 9919
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