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

421 - 430 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 4 March 2012

Loved the food, the service and the atmosphere. Its was more of a pub than a restaurant. Definately worth a visit!More

1  Thank Ultan M
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Ultan I am is to now write to every single reviewer because I believe that it is important to recognise, the time and effort taken by people like yourself to review us - I really appreciate your review. I would agree with your comments. We...More

Reviewed 18 February 2012

food and presentation and there is no limit on their vouchersMore

1  Thank kitty18monaghan
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Kitty My aim is to respond to every individual review with a personal note, not just something that is cut and pasted, because over the past year Tripadvisor has made a real difference to my business. I enjoyed reading your comment concerning our vouchers that...More

Reviewed 9 February 2012

Been here several times first thing you notice is the countless awards this place has accumulated year after year for their food and trust me they deserve every one of them! The staff are brilliant always happy to help or suggest a dish or drink,...More

Thank SW047
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Well S I recognise that photo from a certain Facebook profile picture! I hope you are keeping well and studying hard down there. I have made it my mission to write to every single Tripadvisor reviewer - no matter how long it take to receive...More

Reviewed 27 January 2012

My husband and myself visited Andy's on Wed night 25th January 2012. We were greeted by Kevin and seated at a brilliant coal fire which he told us was used to heat the whole premises. We both had starters of Garlic mushrooms, Main course of...More

1  Thank corrigan7
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2012

Thank you for your review - you gave us a great insight into the things we do well but also the little things that could be improved upon. Well I have good news for you, we have now CHANGED our toilet seats. As a direct...More

Reviewed 10 January 2012

This is a top class place for pub grub. Best pepper chicken ever. Great menus, good drink and excellent staff. Eat here once a week. Prices very reasonable. Beautiful cosy award winning pub. You can visit Monaghan without eating hereMore

1  Thank Paddymce
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Paddy I would say what you are wondering why it took so long to reply? Well it is my new strategy - to reply to every single reviewer - personally! I started to do that probably a few months ago, people really appreciate it (even...More

Reviewed 3 January 2012

We often go here because the food is always good, the pint is always good and the staff take a pleasure in working there.More

2  Thank Grundy63
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

My new strategy is to reply to every single reviewer personally and regardless of the timescale! Firstly, my I say that I am so impressed with the amounts of reviews that you have posted! How Andy's has changed since your review was posted! We now...More

Reviewed 5 December 2011

Everything about my visit to Andy's was enjoyable. The service & Food were great. Compliments to Management & staff.e back I will definatly bMore

2  Thank Amanda D
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Amanda My aim is to reply to every single Tripadvisor reviewer - I am getting there! Thank you for leaving your kind review. I hope you continue to write reviews on Tripadvisor as it really is a great facility. I look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 27 August 2011

I went here with my mam and two yr old son. The menu was fantastic, Chicken, steak, fish, vegetarian. Loads of diiferent choices, great starters too. My mum is coeliac and they had by far the biggest selection of GF food ive ever seen, My...More

2  Thank BootzB
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

I now reply to every single reviewer so I haven't left you out! Tripadvisor has proven to be a very important part of my business now. I am very impressed with the level of reviews that you have posted! I would love to have reviewers...More

Reviewed 15 August 2011

We usually eat in the bar, but there is also a restaurant upstairs. The bar is lovely and comfortable, the staff are really friendly and helpful. They have a great choice of dishes and are very reasonably priced. I highly recommend the Chicken Monaghan, the...More

2  Thank mogo22b
killygoan, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2013

Well I suppose better late than never! My social media strategy now - means that I respond to every single reviewer unlike most hotels or restaurants which will only reply to the bad reviews. I decided to do this really because of the importance of...More

A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Monaghan, Ireland
Reviewed 9 September 2008

Fresh, good quality food. Very tatsy.More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2015

Hello, This review has just popped up and it is three years ahead of what I thought was my first review in 2011. To date I have personally replied to all of my 293 reviews. Despite the fact that my response is over seven years...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
1,666 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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, 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