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Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
+353 47 82277
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (80 reviews)
“chicken” (28 reviews)
“pavlova” (9 reviews)
Steakhouse, Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Andy's
1. 30 Day Aged Beef
"I'm sold and for all the hype it undoubtedly lived up"
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2. 75 Premium Craft Gins
"took great pride in recommending a selection of gins for myself "
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3. Family Run Since 1983
"this restaurant has been around for more than 30 years!"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an experience !!!!, I can not recommend the gin tasting night highly enough. With Kevin's encyclopedia knowledge of gins, no question is beyond his expertise. Such a relaxed environment made this night one to be remembered and hopefully repeated. Thank you Kevin and Aisling...More

1  Thank ThomasLorraine M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Lorraine, Thank you - and all the girls for supporting my gin tasting event. It certainly was lively and proved to be a great nights craic, and a well deserved excuse to get out on a Friday night. I hope to run further events in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just attended a gin tasting evening in Andy's very enjoyable and Kevin has a wealth of knowledge on gins/tonics/and botanicals and the bruschetta was a tasty treat - - very informative and to be recommended thank you for a great nightMore

1  Thank N9791LLtonym
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Tony, Delighted to receive your review, it certainly was a great evenings craic. The bruschetta wasn't advertised but it was a nice little treat and something unexpected. I'm sure I will run a few more of these events in the near future. Thank you both...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had a throughly great time here. Went as a couple but more of our family turned up which was no problem. Staff was great, food was tasty & not expensive. Would go again

Thank lori20968
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lori Many thanks for taking the time to leave your review. Ðighted that you all enjoyed your meal here with us in Andy's. Regards Kevin

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was very busy on the Sunday evening we arrived but we were fitted in and enjoyed a first class meal including steak. Good attention to detail and service. Would definitely return again.More

Thank Michael F
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Michael Our aged beef is simply the best in the region as we age and butcher the beef inhouse. However, it doesn't come cheap - as you loose on average 17% in weight, then there are the running costs of the refrigeration facility. But it's...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018

My wife and I dined here recently whilst on a weekend break in Monaghan Town. I booked in advance on-line after having browsed the reviews on Tripadvisor. This establishment is situated behind the market in the centre of town and we found it no problem....More

Thank widows_weeds
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A nicely scripted review - many thanks for taking the time to leave your review. The house specialities have been the key to your success and in turn making us the second oldest family run restaurant in Ireland! The downstairs area is also very popular....More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Andy's last night for a meal. From start to finish the night was fantastic. Service was superb with one young lady in particular extremely friendly and knows her job! The food was out of this world. Hubby had the chicken speciality - he...More

Thank dmrsmac
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That young lady must be Shannon - she us excellent and regularly mentioned here on TripAdvisor. We only use fresh fish - nothing frozen. It really makes a difference. Our aged beef is mentioned in nearly every single review. My sister Aisling is responsible for...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely meal here in Andy’s in Monaghan town, Sunday lunch, will definitely be back, family run business,More

Thank claire d
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Claire, Many thanks for your review. Sunday lunch - well as you know we don't offer a carvery, all our food is cooked to order. Our a la carte bar menu is very popular and in fact Sunday is the busiest day of the week!...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant yesterday during a week in Monaghan visiting family. I am so pleased we chose to eat here, the meal was outstanding. I had the chicken wings to start, these were amazing- one of the best if not the best I have ever...More

Thank hxdnm5
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Our chicken wings are very popular- they are a generous portion for €5.95 with a side order it’s as good as a main meal! We are renowned for our generous portions and it works well for us. We recently changed our soup from a chunky...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

If you like steak, this is the place to eat! My husband & I love our food. We had a top class meal tonight, two rare steaks with all the trimmings. Stunning, is the only adjective I can think of to describe this meal. Staff...More

Thank pauline M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Pauline, What a lovely review to receive, in fact I’m going to use your review on our trip advisor opening promotional page - you will like it! Shannon is a real gem, she really does an exceptional job and she Is regularly mentioned here on...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this little spot on a trip to Monaghan and couldn’t have been happier. The staff were very attentive, service was speedy and the food was just delicious! We both had Brie and then the Monaghan chicken and chicken stir fry. Food cooked and...More

Thank juliev772
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Hello Julie, Great choices! The Brie is served served with fresh berries and a jag of brandy. The Chicken Monaghan has been on the menu since we started in 1983 still very popular to this day. Many thanks for taking the time to leave your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$21
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
14:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Monaghan
  • Phone Number: +353 47 82277
  • E-mail
Monaghan town's longest established family run restaurant (1983). Sean cooks the food, Aisling runs the restaurant (makes the most superb desserts) and downstairs Kevin is famous for his Gin collection! Renowned for our 30 day dry aged beef aged and butchered in-house by Sean. House specialties include Garlic Mushrooms and Chicken Monaghan. Over 75 premium gins from around the world in stock! Kevin's gins have featured in the Sun newspaper, Daily Mail and the Sunday World. Andy's - the largest seller of non-alcoholic gin in Ireland, according to Richmond Marketing. We have a private dining room that can accommodate up to twenty people for functions
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