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The Arches

Main Street, Adare, Ireland
+353 61 396 246
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Adare, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordinarily I wouldn’t stop in Adare - picturesque as it is. But it’s October, early evening & no one around so called into the Arches. It’s like going back in time. From the decor to the cutlery to the background music (Sinatra, Como et all!!!!!)....More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can’t say enough good things about The Arches. This family run restaurant has a great menu, six of us for dinner and all scored it a 10. The waiter/co owner was the friendliest and funniest guy we met on our trip, he was as...More

Thank Yukon56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a coach tour and stopped at the small town of Adare. After viewing a church and abbey we stopped at the Arches for lunch. This is a lovely little building with an eclectic collection of arts and crafts adorning its walls and...More

Thank Malone2
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Just happened upon this great little town on our way to Galway. We were looking for a plain lunch, something quick and easy to break the drive. We were greeted by an amazing woman, possibly the owner who made you feel like your were her...More

Thank missymcmahonrealtor
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We were on an epic return home from Kerry to Tyrone and broke the journey in Adare. We parked outside The Arches(by good luck) and stepped in. It wasn't busy at 3.00pm but the attention and casual but very efficient service was exemplary. We ate...More

Thank Eamon L
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived with no reservation and were told they’d have a table ready in 15 minutes. We were seated promptly when we returned and had top notch service from all the staff and owners. My hubby had the roast pork and I the roast chicken....More

Thank Rosiegirl2
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We dined here as a family group of 7 adults. The gentleman who took care of us was amazing. I am not sure if he was the owner or a family member. The service was excellent. As for the food, I asked for a recommendation...More

Thank cellapink
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Arches was a pleasant surprise. We came in without a reservation after unsuccessfully trying to get into some of the other restaurants recommended by the hotel. I was a little skeptical based on the appearance . . . it's a little quirky. Very cluttered, a...More

Thank 85,254
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with my daughter for lunch and delighted with our experience. Food was beautifully presented and delicious ...service excellent,efficient yet very friendly.Great value and in charming surroundings.Well worth a visit.

Thank Patriceb9
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The owner went out of his way to make us feel at home in his beautifully decorated restaurant. The place was full of antiques, memorabilia, and traditional Irish items. The food was awesome!! I had the Hoki fish special. We also had salads and rhubarb...More

Thank Rosemary C
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30 October 2016|
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Response from mabellnyc | Reviewed this property |
cant fine a website for them but I did google them and was able to find a menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Adare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Adare
  • Phone Number: +353 61 396 246
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