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Monasterboice Inn

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
+353 41 983 2989
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (46 reviews)
“surf and turf” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 477 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of the man who was working at the Monasterboice Monastery historic site - recommended. We were not disappointed! Two of us had the cup of chowder which was actually a pretty large bowl. It was delicious. The others had...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 5 days ago

We cannot comment about the food as we didn't stay long enough to try it out. Be careful of being told to 'go and wait' in the waiting area and that it will take around 20mins for food to be prepared, once ordered. We actually...More

1  Thank florrieanna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can never pass donegans when trying to decide on somewhere to eat! Breakfast lunch or dinner it’s always my first choice! Iv come with aofas a couple, with friends, with a car full of kids and also for all large family occasions birthdays christenings...More

Thank Laura D
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Laura D, Thank you for your very positive review. We are delighted to hear you enjoy dining with us and will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with a group of about 40. Overall, we had a good experience. The space allotted was sufficient and comfortable, despite a wobbly table. The food was decent. The service was mostly good for such a large group, though I ordered a drink...More

Thank ramblinggirl67
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear ramblinggirl167, Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear your visit with us was largely positive. I apologise that you had t go to the bar for a drink. We will take your comments on board going forward. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in to see to some busines and have lunch at the same time. The soup to start was very good. And the lunch was well worth it. A good day was had and would go back any time.

Thank Leonard-cree
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Leonard-cree, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed dining with us and will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just had another great meal. The service was excellent and the waiting staff were very attentive and friendly. The surroundings are very cosy with a touch of luxury. This place is always busy. I had a half portion of breaded scampi (23 pieces...More

Thank Rosalynde_12
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rosalynde_12, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed dining with us. We will look forward to taking care of you again next time you are passing by.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When nearby we make a point of dropping in to the Monasterboice Inn as the food is always excellent. It's constantly busy which is a great sign, so you really have to plan your times if travelling. Generally we are looked after by Ann, who...More

Thank C_and_H_11
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear C_and_H_11, Thank you for your review, we are delighted to hear you enjoy dinning with us. Ann is indeed a very valued member of staff and has a great relationship with our customers, as is the case with you. We thank you for your...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good food good prices and good staff! Definitely the best steak and chips ive ever had! Will be back with the whole family for sure

Thank gracebailey2016
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear gracebailey2016, Thank you for your review. we will look forward to taking care of you and your whole family very soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we visit Ireland we like to take a trip to The Monasterboice Inn. We really enjoy the food and the staff are always so friendly and a credit to the place. On this occasion, we asked to sit in a preferred area of ours...More

4  Thank LorraineOct2014
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Place was packed which is always a good sign. We ate here during mid week. Steaks which were cooked well and the paté to start was grand. Service was ok, nothing outstanding.

Thank NKS2
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Dear NKS2, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to find that you had no complaints and you agree that a “packed restaurant “ is a very good sign. We will look forward to seeing you again soon.

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209SLANEY123
23 February 2017|
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Response from Roseanne D | Property representative |
We do not take bookings in the bar at any time, the bar operates on a first come, first server basis. You can however book a table in the restaurant. Thank you for your enquiry.
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CAFRLY
23 April 2016|
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Response from Roseanne D |
Hi, delighted to hear you are considering coming to dine with us. The dress code is casual, we welcome families and look forward to taking care of you in July. Thank you for your enquiry.
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Wobbles917
29 July 2015|
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Response from Monasterboice I | Property representative |
Hi, of course you are more than welcome to dine in the bar with a pint. we would be delighted to look after you. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 983 2989
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