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The West Bar and Restaurant

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Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups
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Bridge Street, Westport, Ireland
+353 98 24794
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New Haven
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336 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great variety of food, very reasonable price and our hostess was very friendly and very accommodating.

Thank Chuck52310
County Westmeath, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having tried one hotel, & 3 restaurants we decided to give the West Restaurant a visit. We were greeted by a very friendly waitress who took upstairs to be seated. Having looked through the menu (which had plenty to offer) we placed our order & I have to say that it was reasonably priced, well presented, very nice & i... More 

1 Thank mariancox
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were possibly the first for lunch at this authentic pub with food, situated on a busy junction in lovely Westport. The staff were very welcoming and helpful, the menu gave a lot of choice but we opted for vegetable soup which was thick, tasty and served with wheaten bread, followed by super fresh cod and chips. The fish was... More 

Thank Ginny T
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended to try the world beating seafood chowder and it turned out to be everything that we were hoping for. The other dishes were also tasty, served rapidly and enjoyed in a quieter setting than would normally be expected in a bar.

Thank mthay2012
Herndon, Virginia
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tour guide recommended to stop here for best chowder and he was right on! So good we went back a second day!

Thank Kathleen D
San Francisco, California
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely Sunday roast dinner. Great fish and chips. When they say cheese on the pasta they mean grated Velveeta-that's for you Americans who think it's Parmesan. Friendly quick service. Brie appetizer is to die for. My son and husband loved the lobster and crab ravioli starter.

Thank SFIrish69
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We had a very pleasant casual lunch in the West Bar last Friday. My husband loved his fish and chips and my fish pie wasn't bad either!

Thank Ann L
Galway, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by with my wife when in westport. Staff were very attentive and very helpful. Food was great. We will be back when in westport again.

Thank Brian F
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Rambling around westport one rainy afternoon. Found this delightful Pub/ Restaurant,,, very clean & warm,,,ordered a drink and dinner ( Lamb) both totally perfect,, and reasonable,,, staff prompt and friendly,, this is a must visit oasis when in Westport.,

Thank chevsky2004
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Called in for lunch,staff super friendly ,helpful and efficient!!.Food well above expectations,large tasty and well presented portions,reasonable price and serve quickly.Would definitely recommend you try this place.

Thank Wendy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Irish, Bar, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Westport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 24794

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?