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Town Hall Cafe

Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 2333
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab” (13 reviews)
“bread” (27 reviews)
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food is fabulous and service was great but the lighting is very bright and our table was right in front of all the wines and the door. A nice red wine glass instead of a standard cheap bar glass would have bern nice. Overall very...More

Thank muinteoirgaeilge
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner here, with my wife ,the food was delicious and the service attentive, quick and efficient. I would recommend anyone visiting Ennis to eat here for a 1st. class dining experience. Many thanks to all the staff.

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner at the Town Hall Cafe with friends. All four of us had delicious meals. Everything was perfectly prepared The wait staff was very friendly and very attentive. We truly could not have asked for a better dining experience!!

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the Town Hall Cafe with my husband, mother and sister on a weekday afternoon. I had read reviews and was nt disappoi ted. My sister and mother had seafood platters and were delighted. Really fresh fulfilling. I had a wonderful seafood curry and...More

Thank ger741
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a tour of Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, we adjourned to the Town Hall Cafe for some lunch - actually a late lunch. It was very nice and relaxing. The service was warm and friendly. The food was excellent and came in a timely...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is very good .The menu is extensive and you have a choice of dinner and a la carte menus The prices are reasonable the portions are substantive but very well presented.The decor is lovely and the staff are friendly and efficient.the service was...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Town Hall Café was recommended by a couple of people so my friends and I tried it and found the food outstanding. The staff was wonderful as well. We didn't have reservations but the staff accommodated us and we tried the lamb shank which was...More

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu choices were very varied, and mouth watering. The staff are all so friendly, efficient, and knowledgable. The food itself was just superb; we both had fish main courses (turbot, halibut, bass) in which portion size was large, and quality perfect. The starters were...More

Thank AndyLFC_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful late dinner here while staying at adjacent Old Grounds Hotel. Food and service were outstanding and very good value for the quality of food provided. Definitely recommend that anyone staying in Ennis dine here. This place is a winner.

Thank tfcoboy3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here last week and i can not praise it enough . A great menu selection to choose from and food is top quality . You are made feel most welcome and staff are brilliant Special thanks to Mary for looking after us . I...More

Thank pacha835
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Ericka C
3 February 2017|
Response from carmel s |
yes best food in ennis
Bunny M
13 April 2015|
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Response from MaryGleeson | Property representative |
A delicious freshly cooked breakfast is always available in the hotel It can be in either restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:45
10:00 - 21:45
10:00 - 21:45
10:00 - 21:45
10:00 - 21:45
10:00 - 21:45
10:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 689 2333
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Old Ground
The Town Hall provides excellent food from local produce in an historic setting surrounded by original art. It has been rated by Paolo Tuillo, renowned restaurant critic as Best Value Restaurant in Ireland in 2013. Favourite dishes include Herb crusted Rack of Burren Lamb, Port and Redcurrant jus, Miltown Malby Crab tasting plate with a Crab Cake on coconut aioli, grilled Crab Claw with lime and dill mayonnaise.
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