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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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“chicken” (28 reviews)
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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 6 August 2017

Great anecdotes from Kevin on the famous plant thieves, local micro brews, and the always delicious garlic mushrooms. Always enjoyable visit.More

Thank sherrypau
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Great to meet you all once again. As promised the latest installment in the now famous Buxus Tree saga has been launched as promised. Check out our FB page for more. The video was greatly helped by Liam Neeson the star of "Taken". It has...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

"Not a problem" seemed to be the motto of the evening. My husband and I along with our four children dined at Andy's Bar this evening. All culinary tastes were catered for very well. Fabulous selection of Gin, the sloe gin went down particuarly well...More

Thank ThomasLorraine M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Lorraine, I would tend to agree with you, in business and indeed any business you'd better be "a crowd pleaser" - or you won't be in business for too long! We do our best. I think Monaghan is particularly blessed with really great restaurants, we...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Went here for lunch, lovely quaint bar, staff were super nice. Food was delicious - we had stir fry and fish options. Chocolate brownie for dessert. All very good. We'll be back.More

Thank Rikib
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Many thanks for your review. The stirfy is a recent return and proving popular once again, we make sure to put a good variety of fresh vegetables into the dish. We only use fresh fish which again is noticed. On the rare occasion we can...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in after a long walk and had an amazing time. The pun itself is beautifully kept, felt cosy and welcoming as soon as we walked in. The cod was fresh and light, chicken Monaghan delicious and the big surprise was delicious seasonal gin...More

Thank Alex G
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

For us it is about do I get the simple things better - just like your cod. We only use fresh fish and it clearly is noticed. The Chicken Monaghan, well that's now pretty much famous in the locality. No other restaurant has it or...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Great bar, lovely food, excellent drinks (best gin in town), very friendly service. A 'connaisseur' at work here!More

Thank Geert M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Geert, Great to receive your review. Isn't it hard to believe that Buss No.509 Raspberry Gin was made in Vogelzangstratt Belgium! A small world! Even better still you managed to get the final drop from the bottle. Thank you very much for the warm compliment...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Andy's has delivered the best bar and Restuarant service for me than any other establishment for over 20 years. The family have adapted to the changes in both food and beverage offerings over this time and are now away ahead of curve for food and...More

Thank Fergus M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Fergus, Great to meet you all on Saturday night. As I mentioned every single restaurant and hotel has changed hands since we began in 1983. It certainly says a lot but is no guarantee for the future. Two recent changes have really helped transform things...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

What a gem in Monaghan town. A family run business offering excellent food and a superb selection of gins - 74 I believe. Kevin - the extremely knowledgeable and friendly barman took great pride in recommending a selection of gins for myself and my partner...More

Thank Montymag
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Great to meet you both on Tuesday night. What struck me was the fact that photographs of my premium gin collection played a part in where you decided to dine that night. For me it demonstrates that everything is important not only the food and...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Service & food was excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal & the steaks were cooked to perfection.More

Thank Siobhan D
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Siobhan, Great to receive your positive review and delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us on Tuesday. As I was explaining to you at the counter - the aging of the beef has been a real game changer for us. The fillet is an...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Andy's bar and restaurant was recommended to me by our B&B Tullybryan House, and couldn't have been better, it had great food and excellent customer service and was very reasonably priced, Andy's is well worth a visit when visiting Monaghan.More

Thank Noel C
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Noel Mary and Donal run a great business - Donal's breakfasts are ledgendary! It is very important that we meet your expectations once a recommendation has been made. We certainly do our best and try to look after everyone. You need everything though as you...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Family of 5 ate here - arrived at about 5.30pm and there was no-one else in it (it was a Tuesday night afterall!).The menu was the usual burgers, steak, chicken etc. Although the bar was quiet, the barman was very friendly and helped us choose...More

Thank judithb294
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Judith Many thanks for taking the time to leave your review. It certainly got a lot busier as the evening progressed. We would like to think that although we offer the usual - we try to make them better than most. Our burgers are homemade...More

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30 June 2016|
Response from soxymc | Reviewed this property |
No I think it opens at 5pm most days
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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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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