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Monasterboice Inn

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
+353 41 983 2989
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (45 reviews)
“surf and turf” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 458 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visit here every time we go to visit family in Ireland who live in nearby Tinure. It used to be very dark and hot inside and cramped seating but my husband never goes without a visit for their steaks which are the best. However...More

Thank Yvonne C
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Yvonne C, Thank you for your review and your custom over the years. We are delighted to hear you approve of our refurbishment, and will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love going to Donegans have done for years,best pint in Ireland never got a bad one.Food top notch,the only reason I don't give it five is there are always hard and overcooked chips in with the rest.All the chips that are cooked and taken out...More

Thank brendanhelen
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Brendanhelen, Thank you for your review. We will definitely take your comment on board going forward. Thank you for your custom. We will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I popped in on our way to Dublin for breakfast. Quite simple, poached eggs and scrambled eggs but cooked perfect as requested with tea & toast. What made this visit so special was the service & welcome we received from all the...More

Thank PJKNewry
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PJKNewrey, Thank you for your review, we will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Inn midweek in the evening. All well , friendly staff, fast service. Only fault I found was the quality of the breaded Chicken breast, it was poor. Used to be excellent but no longer. In fact having been disappointed a number of times...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food and a very quick and efficient service. Facilities up there with as good as you will get anywhere. Catered well and where accommodating to my dietary requirements, no reference made on the menu (hence 4 start not 5) but server more than...More

Thank Bazzaa77
Monasterboice I, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Bazzaa77, Thank you for your review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us, we will take your comment on board going forward, re dietary requirements. we will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a day out to the Boyne Centre a coach full of us arrived for a prebooked lunch. Several of us had never been before so we were looking forward to a new dining experience. I always judge a place by the condition of their...More

Thank Roberta H
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Roberta H, Thank you for your review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. We will look forward to taking care of you and your party again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good staff and food. Extremely clean and lovely grounds. Attention to detail was clear and concise.

Thank Martin P
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Martin P, Thank you for your review, it was a pleasure to serve you and your party.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you see the reply i was given on my last post where I was accused of slander and they couldn't understand my issue. This speaks volumes about the management of the place shame the food is great managment really let the place down.

1  Thank Louthboy
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Fabulous venue. Staff were excellent. Food was plentiful and very tasty - scampi, plaice and roast beef - would highly recommend this venue as a place to eat

Thank ClaireDon
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Dear ClaireDon, 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 soon.

Reviewed 2 May 2018

We used to stop here every time we were on the way to or from Dublin from the North. Since the motorway opened and bypassed the restaurant we just didn’t bother making the stop. It has therefore many years since we visited and were well...More

Thank N_IrelandFranco
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear N_IrelandFranco, Thank you for your review, and for returning to us after a while. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed dining with us. We will look forward to taking care of you again next time you travel south.

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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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