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The Glen Tavern

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
2 Lower Glentworth Street, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 411 380
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb stew” (20 reviews)
“shepherd's pie” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
2 Lower Glentworth Street, Limerick, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 359 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great evening, amazing food, bar staff were great and atmosphere is really easy going and friendly. Drink is great too! Highly recommend.

1  Thank patrickoregan2007
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi patrickoregan2007, Thanks so much for this lovely review. I am glad to hear that you had a good time with us here in the glen. We look forward to having you back. Regards, Ger

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch while doing a walking tour of the downtown core, which was close to our hotel. Checked out a few places but decided upon The Glen Tavern as had advertised specials & seemed very comfortable. Had a very good lunch, varied menu...More

1  Thank Conrad S
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Conrad S, Thank you for this lovely review. I am glad that you took a chance on us, and that it paid off! We love both our locals and staff so I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with them. Kind...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Looks striking from the footpath (sidewalk) and certainly a trad pub very close to the city center. 10 minutes from the Locke bar less than 5 from the Savoy on the right heading up the Main Street. It's a weekday in Oct and 7:15 in...More

1  Thank Donieg G
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Donieg G, Thank you so much for this lovely review! I am glad to hear that you had such a good experience with us here in the glen, and we look forward to having you back. Regards, Ger

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Loved the fish and chips, open faced turkey sandwich, and the fish stew. Great service, lovely, warm, comfy vibe.

1  Thank Kris L
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kris L, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us here in the glen. We hope to see you back in the future! Many thanks, Ger

Reviewed 18 October 2017

Had an evening dinner here. Very good service and great selection of beers and whiskey. The food was not more than average.

1  Thank patrikb252
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi patrikb252, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Best Wishes, Ger

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Visited the Glen Tavern on Wednesday 11 October. It was recommended by the hotel concierge. We received a warm and friendly welcome and opted for the Irish Stew. The Pub was reasonable busy but the service was prompt and efficient. The food was good and...More

1  Thank David H
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi David H, I am happy to hear that you had a good time with us here in the glen. If you are in the area again we would love to see you! Many thanks, Ger

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Live music, great food en lovely local beers! And the service is perfect. Know our favorite place in limerick...

1  Thank Dave H
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Dave H, Thank you for this lovely review! So glad to hear that you enjoyed your time here. We can’t wait to have ye back! Regards, Ger

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We dropped into The Glen Tavern for a beer on our way back to the Shannon airport. What a wonderful little pub located in Limerick. We were fortunate to have a few moments at the bar to talk with the owner of the Tavern. What...More

1  Thank M S
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hi M S, Thank you so much for the kind review. Our great staff and lovely costumers make my job a lot easier! If you are ever back in the area we would love to see ye again. Kind regards, Ger

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Stopped in here for dinner. The cottage pie is very good, would be better with some melted cheese on top. Friendly staff along with many locals. The pub has several rooms to choose from..quiet through to a pool table room. Take your pick.

Thank iDogbert
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hi iDogbert, Thank you for this lovely review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal here. Many kind regards, Ger

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

The young girl serveing us was so plesent and frendly nothing was too much trouble . The food is lovely .we had soup and sambo and our friend had chicken wings all were are really nice . Few beers ti wash it down and four...More

Thank mandythemammy
Ger C, Owner at The Glen Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hi mandythemammy, Thank you so much for this lovely review. We love our staff here and I am so happy to hear that you feel the same! I am glad to hear that you had a good time here and would love to have ye...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 00:00
Monday
09:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 00:00
Thursday
09:30 - 00:00
Friday
09:30 - 00:00
Saturday
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lower Glentworth Street, Limerick, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 61 411 380
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Description
The Glen Tavern is situated in the heart of Limerick just off the main artery of O’Connell St. A warm welcoming pub, all the convenience of city life but very much a family run establishment.Known for it’s great value lunches and daily specials, all dietary needs are catered for and children’s portions are available.We cater for parties and have a function area for all occasions – parties, meetings etc.The Glen is a great sporting pub, hurling, soccer, golf and rugby to name but a few. All sports are catered for and all games can be watched live on our many t.vs and screens.We take pride in keeping our traditions so specials of the house like Irish Stew and Irish Coffees are available daily. A sample of our lunch menu is attached, although our homemade soups and specials change daily.A lively pub with live music, good beer, great pint and wholesome food.Traditional Irish music sessions on Monday nights.
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