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The Lobster Pot

Carnesore Point, Wexford, Ireland
+353 53 913 1110
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“lobster pot” (116 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“carne” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Carnesore Point, Wexford, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This looks like a quiet country pub from the outside. Inside intimate rooms separate diners and you will be sure of a warm welcome. Lobster may not be on the menu, you may have to ask..You can watch your meal being lifted out of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank peterO5861UC
Reviewed 30 October 2018

A very good lunch with my large party of friends, the menu had shrunk since last year and bizarrely there was no lobster, but the crab, oysters and scallops were very good, well looked after by the owner who regrettably I understand is soon to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jamesjudge1
Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is a nice pub but the service, the standard of cooking and the quality of the food served was very poor. Fish was tasteless - scallops, crab and sole were totally lacking in flavour. The scallop dish were accompanied by a smoked fish which...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank marymurphy2015
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

After driving 3 hours I went into the bar with my 9 year old son and was pounced on by the rude obnoxious owner asking “are you ok” in a tone as though I was gate-crashing a private party. I asked if we could use...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

It’s the best around the food and wine you would die for and it’s not a bit over priced. There are no top restaurants that are cheap and I tell there a lot more expensive than the lobster pot

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jimmy M
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Really lovely and consistent food and service. Sad to hear that the current owners are retiring as they seem to always be present and ensuring the highest quality offering possible. If in the area or in the county of wexford this is worth the drive.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sarahlaceyyy
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We were very excited to see this restaurant was almost on our holiday doorstep and drove down a very long, narrow, windy road and eventually found it, only to find it was closed on a Wednesday (the sign at main road could have usefully mentioned...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank xxxxx04
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Liked the name and so decided to drive there from our lodging in Tagoat. Easily found. Lovely ambiance inside and out. My husband ordered the Salmon, Cod and Shrimp Cheese Mornay casserole. Enjoyed it very much. I ordered the Grilled Mussels and they were fantastic....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StoneWiegman
Reviewed 20 September 2018

What a great place, tucked away in Carne. We arrived at 6pm, and asked if we could be fitted in for dinner. No problem, then we were lead behind the bar to a small restaurant which could seat around 30 persons. The atmosphere felt very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bob M
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We went in a drive towards ballinesker. kept driving. Found this little gem.and it's the only place we eat in wexford on our day trips. Seafood is perfect. Chef is a genius. Had theHake in garlic butter recently it melted in my mouth. Herb crust...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank leannejanew2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carnesore Point, Wexford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wexford  >  Wexford
  • Phone Number: +353 53 913 1110
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