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Irish, Seafood, European, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm giving this restaurant 4 stars for their tofu bites. My vegetarian son and I were so excited to find tofu on the menu- only the second time our entire trip in Ireland. They were tasty and we ordered 2 batches of them along with...chips and a salad. The rest of the food was only okay- including my parents' meat dishes. The service was good.More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpful staff. Very pleasant and relaxed ambience. Food was very tasty (beef bourguignon & pasta) Very good vegetarian/vegan option menu. Portions more than enough. Very reasonably priced. Hope to be back soon

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 28 May 2022

Our family of 4 ate here on Friday night having made a reservation before travelling to Connemara. The children enjoyed the chicken caesar burgers but our food wasn't great. Partner had a seafood bake dish that only came with a side salad, no mash or...chips. He isn't a fussy eater at all but ranked the dish 5/10. I ordered the special which was chicken and smoked bacon and honestly it was the worse pasta dish I've ever had out, but I was wrong to order this dish for a non Italian restaurant l. The sauce was watery and oily so the spaghetti was slippery and I struggled to get it to stay on the cutlery. Very few pieces of bacon and I'm not sure what the cut of chicken was but it was unusual and I got a real turn off it. The kids got sticky toffee pudding which they enjoyed but my raspberry and white chocolate cheesecake tasted like raspberry ripple ice cream and didn't have a cheesecake texture. Service wasn't fantastic,we had to ask for desert menu which was then forgotten so we went up to order. All around a very disappointing trip for a meal that we were looking forward to after reading the trip advisor reviews.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 24 May 2022 via mobile

A lovely quaint restaurant, very friendly and helpful staff and the food was delicious. 10/10. Complements to the chef.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 21 May 2022

The staff were friendly. The food was nice but the portions were so small and completely overpriced, we couldn't believe how small the portions were for the price. We left still hungry.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 22 April 2022 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with friendly, knowledgeable staff. Excellent menu choice and all dishes were perfect. The lamb shoulder was particularly good. If you order the chicken wings for a starter I strongly suggest that one portion between two is a good idea!

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 10 April 2022 via mobile

We had three courses and all were delicious. The fried oysters were unreal never tasted anything so good. We both had the monkfish special and it was delicious. The flavours complimented each other.

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 25 March 2022

After Fiona at the restaurant went to extraordinary lengths to contact me about being unable to honour a reservation due to an unanticipated closure, we definitely owed them a visit the next night. It was a cozy, intimate environment on a rainy evening. We enjoyed...the fresh local oysters au naturel, a gorgeous celeriac soup (special) and mains. The drinks list was comprehensive and fairly priced. Besides the great service, what impressed us most was the care the chef took over each dish. The menu isn't fussy or complex. But each dish (including those we saw enjoyed at neighbouring tables) is balanced and delicious. Our meal was truly special and a highlight of our week's stay in Ireland.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 30 October 2021 via mobile

Ok Menu Ok food Poor wine choices considering mostly fish on the menu. Fish bake, the special of the day was good, but all other dishes we received were ok. Not moorish and tasty just OK

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 27 October 2021

Very pleased with our meal in Darcy Twelve. So easy to book online. Arrived early and found staff very attentive and helpful. Food delicious and very flavoursome.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Restaurant Darcy Twelve is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5