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VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art & GB Shaw Theatre | Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
+353 59 917 9245
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (46 reviews)
“ox tongue” (3 reviews)
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Open Now
10:30 - 17:00All hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art & GB Shaw Theatre | Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends invited us out recently and we left it to them to suggest a restaurant not too far from where we live. They booked Lennons. We had not been here before. It was fantastic. The fresh fish was very fresh, I had scallops for...More

Thank Sandez
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Nice fresh lunch for family. Generous portions and very good choice. Lovely surroundings and interesting browsing in the visual arts center.

Thank mikesub3
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

First time at Lennons, with friends, and definitely will not be our last! Excellent, professional, personable service and very, very good food.

Thank GarthEdwards
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Lennon's of Carlow is a must visit for morning coffee, afternoon lunch or evening dinner. The management & staff are very welcoming and friendly. The food is to die for. You are guaranteed a very relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere. Lennon's is ideal for a pre...More

1  Thank RealChairman
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We were taken here my local clients we loved the place the food was excellent we had scallops to start followed by fresh hake and some people opted for steaks everything was really good end we really enjoyed the place .

1  Thank Martino B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As usual Lennons does not disappoint. The starters, Chef's Specials or the Main Menu will satisfy the most discerning palate. The Smoked Trout Pate, Roast Pork with picked cabbage and the extra roasted potatoes were sublime. All ingredients are sourced from local Irish producers and...More

2  Thank Rod K
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We came here accidentally, but we're so happy to find it. The food was delicious. The staff are so nice and friendly. The sun was shining , we had one of the many tables outside. We could've stayed for hours, everything was perfect. Highly recommend....More

1  Thank kim814
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Lunched here twice, food is all locally sourced or made in house and service very friendly. Plumb chutney a highlight which they sell by the jar well worth takes no a few home.

1  Thank Brian L
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I had a couple of glasses of wine here because it was teeming outside. What else can you do? Great staff and ambiance although most of the women were on scones. Never did like them much. In fact, they all pretty much looked like they...More

1  Thank drjackyjones
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

As always, it is a pleasure to dine at Lennons. The menu offers a good variety of rustic and healthy dishes, most with locally sourced ingredients, for lunch and dinner. I have yet to try something from the menu (including the ever-changing exciting specials) that...More

1  Thank Jill88lovinglife
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Lennons82 | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we are wheelchair accessible. You can enter through the Visual Arts Center and take the lift down to us (if you are visiting during their open hours) or you can enter through our main door and there are fully paved... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 21:30
10:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 21:30
10:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art & GB Shaw Theatre | Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Carlow
  • Phone Number: +353 59 917 9245
  • E-mail
00353 59 9179245
opening hours mon - sat 10.30 - 5pm lunch 12--3pm
thurs.fri sat 6---9.30 last orders
sunday brunch 12--4pm
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