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The Old Fort

) #3 of 4 Restaurants in Shannonbridge €€ - €€€ Irish, European,
Shannonbridge Co | Roscommon, Shannonbridge, Ireland
+353 90 967 4973
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (20 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
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Irish, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Shannonbridge Co | Roscommon, Shannonbridge, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

would recommend the old fort, good food and service. Good value, great for family occasion's. in the heart of shannonbridge, great area.

Thank claire k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely building and for the most part excellent food. All of the staff were very friendly and added to the whole experience. The food was excellent, very small menu and if I'm honest I would have preferred the blue cheese sauce that comes with the...More

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in last night at 9 pm . . We were taking a chance as we had no reservation ..to our delighted they accommodate us ..we had prawns to start , delicious .steak & chicken for mains , again yummy . This restaurant is...More

Thank Tuar Ard C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Shannonbridge for one night and ate at the newly re-opened Red Fort. The location is special, in an old fortification as the name implies, overlooking the Shannon. We went early and were glad we did so as it filled up quickly. You...More

Thank Term100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

New owners Went for lunch in shannonbridge best lunch great chef great staff very good major dee all freshly cooked

Thank Eamon C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 7 had an amazing meal. Traveling in Ireland for 2 weeks this has been our best dinner. The menu is fresh. The staff gracious. Very family friendly!

2  Thank Brooke R
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Had an evening dinner last Saturday, they were very busy. Friendly staff they just opened on the Wednesday. The Chief and the manager came out to thank the costumers, the food was lovely. If your looking for an old style castle to eat in, well...More

Thank Paddy H
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Shannonbridge by boat this week and were delighted to find the Old Fort open again (under new management) . What a lucky find it turned out to be , food was exquisite, staff were ultra friendly , ambience was just right and great...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Although the building is beautiful and you can walk around it, it is no longer a restaurant. What a view, tho.

1  Thank TheCoopers0826
Reviewed 1 November 2016

No entry, but view exterior next to bridge along with detailed signage describing the significance. Free and easy parking. Watch out for dogs across the street IF you have a pup!

Thank 104KB2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$38
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 16:30
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
12:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shannonbridge Co | Roscommon, Shannonbridge, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Offaly  >  Shannonbridge
  • Phone Number: +353 90 967 4973
  • E-mail
Lovely Food Set In Unique Building Recommended By Bridgestone
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