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Bobby Byrnes

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
3 O'Connell Avenue, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 316 949
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
3 O'Connell Avenue, Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We arrived in Limerick late at night. We did not reserve a table. Bobby Byrne's place was very busy. Christina received us and organised us a table for Two. The food was delicious, the service great. I am vegetarian and got a perfect dish, maybe...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Excursion38546823297
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Top notch grub served with a smile. Staff were extremely friendly and great with the kids at the table next to me. Special for day was Ham and Turkey with roast veg. Great serving.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank DTidswell90
Reviewed 26 November 2018

We ordered food for our daughters christening. Hot food was lovely and hot and the sandwiches were so fresh. We dealt with Fiona and she was so helpful. Thanks a million :)

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank gemmamichellek
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Had a great night here on our Christmas party, the food was delicious and the staff were excellent especially our server Martina. Will definitely recommend Bobbys Byrnes and we will be going here again.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Maria N
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. Warm and cosy and Christmas lights up. Christina was very welcoming and efficient and good was gorgeous. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 21 November 2018

The food and service was very good. The Seafood Chowder was excellent. I also enjoyed a special that night, Fillet of Plaice.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank paulhud
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

We ‘dined’ here the other night as it has been a while since our last visit. To say it was a huge let down is an understatement. To start off they were lacking staff, therefore very slow service. At this particular time of year they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
5  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We had great food and outstanding service with Christina. We were here to watch the match and throughly enjoyed it. Food was tasty pub grub with good Guinness.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank oliviam415
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This is a very good pub with outstanding food. The staff are very helpfull and nice i would highly recommended this gastro pub to anyone

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Deirdre S
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Excellent Food, Service and Atmosphere would definitely recommend Bobby Byrnes on O'Connell Avenue for lunch or an evening meal in Limerick City.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank kwiseman28
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1 May 2016|
Response from Rosemary1913 |
We had Sunday lunch ,it was a carvery,lamb beef or pork.You choose what you what and how much.Their was a good selection of veg and desserts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 00:30
09:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 O'Connell Avenue, Limerick, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 316 949
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Bobby Byrne's or "Bobby's" to the locals is located on the corner of O'Connell Avenue and Wolfe Tone Street in the heart of Limerick City. Established since 1963 we are steeped in tradition and full of character, and delighted to have celebrated 50 Years in business in 2013. Quaint and cosy with our open fire, slate floor and homely atmosphere our popularity is understandable. TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC EVERY TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY NIGHTS 7pm - 9.45pm So if you enjoy some mouth watering home cooking, listening to some live traditional music, if your visiting family or friends or you simply want to enjoy the perfect pint, then why not pop in and savour the atmosphere. We offer a wide range of coffees, beer and our extensive menus begin at 8.30Am until 8.30Pm. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week we cater for all food lovers. But by night when the lights are turned down, Bobby Byrne's has a private room which can turn into a great party venue. We can cater for groups from 20 to 120 with options of finger food to succulent bbq's.
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