We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
+353 47 82277
Certificate of Excellence
All photos (64)
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (80 reviews)
“chicken” (28 reviews)
“pavlova” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
Steakhouse, Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Teach Aindi 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
All Details
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"
See reviews that mention steak
2. 75 Premium Craft Gins
"took great pride in recommending a selection of gins for myself "
See reviews that mention steak
3. Family Run Since 1983
"this restaurant has been around for more than 30 years!"
See reviews that mention service
Write a ReviewReviews (433)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

41 - 50 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Dinner at Andy's for a Family 21st Birthday Was a mix up with the order which was not down to any of the staff but a person in our party Dealt with by Shannon and Kevin extremely professionally - customer satisfaction was their only concern...More

1  Thank persian_dolphin
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Customer satisfaction is critical, and your review certainly has reinforced this. I think to is good for everyone customers / potential customers and my staff to read your review. Nothing gets missed - good or bad. Wheather it is our fault or not it really...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous mouth watering food. Steaks and sides are delicious. Fat service. Lots of variety. Desserts are huge and well worth the boldness. Definitely worth a visit.More

1  Thank YoungThornton
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Our 30 plus dry aged steaks are regularly mentioned here. Others don't aged beef due to the need for specialist refrigeration and the fact the there is a weightloss of about 17 percent on each steak - for us it's really worth it and it...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Another great spot in Monaghon to dine out. Very relaxed atmosphere. No hurry to finish your meal. Family run business. Traditional style seating and decor. I love it.More

1  Thank Myles M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Myles many thanks for the review. I think it's very important not to rush people to finish their meal. Personally there is nothing more that I dislike than the feeling of been rushed, time conditions applied to the table is another of my pet hates,...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The service was good, the food excellent and the portions were a good size. Very friendly staff made this family meal the best, they were so understanding of the needs of my 9 year old! The children's menu is good, and my son gave the...More

Thank sorcia88
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

That's just one of the many secrets to the restaurant business - happy kids happy mammy! Here in Andys we recognise that kids can play a major role in deciding where the family goes to eat, they too are very important customers to us. All...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Delighted to have eaten at Andy's restaurant. My salmon and veg were beautifully cooked as was the beef burger and side chips. With a large menu to choose from there is plenty to enjoy. Go early for a seat downstairs but more seats upstairs too....More

1  Thank roisindubh2017
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

It doesn't get much better - fresh Salmon and fresh veg, and served with a smile here in Andys. The burger is homemade inhouse, another product we are proud of as we know that nothing is added except a little salt and pepper to season....More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

This place has vastly improved in every way since its renovations - the only problem is getting a seat downstairs which is packed with local atmosphere - a little heavy on the sauces but really worth a night outMore

Thank keyka
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Many thanks for your interesting observations. The renovation instantly improved things for us. We have made many changes and continue to do so. The aged beef inhouse has been a massive game changer for Andys. I would agree that It certainly is very busy, it's...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The food here is consistently great. The staff are welcoming, friendly and accommodating. They also have a great selection of beers.More

Thank LMTB45
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Many thanks for your review - and the mention about the craft beers, up don't forget the gins!! Lol. I have been supporting the local craft beer and cider market for a number of year now. We only stock Pat McKeevers Long Meadow Cider from...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

wow this place is great. What a find. We went on a day trip and ended up having dinner in Andys restaurant. Kevin and Aisling are great staff. We love all the gins and the dry aged wonder steaks. We can't wait to get back...More

Thank fadden627
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

You will have to take more day trips! I think that I may have to borrow your tag line "dry aged wonder steaks" - I love it. It's what everyone says - we have the best steaks around and its not by chance either as...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Very elegant place, but comfortable and not too much formal. The service is at the high level, aligned with the restaurant expectations. Delicious food, we tried the Chicken in 3 different ways, it was really excellent. Quite and good class restaurant. We are from Italy,...More

1  Thank Sergio G
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Sergio, Many thanks for your recent visit. Delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us last Friday it was very busy. It's great to see that your experience with us was in line with your expectations as that is so important. Regards Kevin

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Service was great Prices were reasonable We had a chicken dish unsure on the exact one but was similar to a chicken Alexander and was amazing must have had two chicken breasts in it and was so tender and perfectly cooked We also ordered the...More

1  Thank Discover213651
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Many thanks for your review. The burger is homemade the only thing we add is a little salt and pepper for seasoning. It is served on a Broche bun which is considerably more expensive than a traditional burger bun but so much better. We only...More

Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Monaghan
Westenra Arms Hotel
258 reviews
.24 km away
Ashleigh House
89 reviews
.39 km away
Hillgrove Hotel, Leisure & Spa
1,665 reviews
1.12 km away
Four Seasons Hotel and Leisure Club
527 reviews
1.42 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Batch Loaf Restaurant
564 reviews
.14 km away
Eastern Balti House
389 reviews
.04 km away
Porky's Restaurant at The Squealing Pig
168 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Monaghan County Museum
65 reviews
.03 km away
Rally School Ireland
165 reviews
7.11 km away
Mullaghmore Equestrian Centre Limited
33 reviews
6.75 km away
Busy Bee Ceramics
14 reviews
6.93 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
30 June 2016|
Response from soxymc | Reviewed this property |
No I think it opens at 5pm most days
Improve this listing

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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing