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Mitchell's Restaurant

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Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21867
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (147 reviews)
“mussels” (90 reviews)
“chowder” (77 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 973 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

This was an unusual experience for us. Service seemed very rushed. This is primarily a French restaurant with French staff and their style of service was very off-putting and not friendly like the Irish. The waiters were anxious to move diners along, and they often...More

Thank victoria r
Reviewed 2 days ago

A friend and I ate there last evening. There is absolutely nothing we could find fault with. The décor is lovely, the service was attentive, polite & prompt (refreshingly, I haven't seen as many waiters in a restaurant in a long time). The presentation of...More

Thank EireTraveller37
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed an superb meal. Excellent service and very knowledgeable staff. Despite the restaurant being very busy (high season) standards do not drop.

Thank jmhowley
Reviewed 3 days ago

Recommended as one of the best places in town to get seafood so expected great things. Food was ok but when I ordered prawns I certainly did not expect them to be served breaded and deep fried with chips. I guess I should have clarified...More

Thank DanaColdlakeAlberta
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had dinner last night in Mitchell's. We were told that it was booked out but lots of people came in on speck while we were there and all got seating, a bit weird. The food was first class, my 2 fish courses were excellent...More

1  Thank jmbourke
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Superb fish cuisine! A must, when in Clifden! We have never been disappointed with the food or service here.

1  Thank Bosco00
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a few slightly damp days in Clifden but our spirits were lifted by the fabulous dinner our family enjoyed in Mitchells. Family of five aged from 20 to 88 and there was not a single complaint from anyone. With a mobility problem I...More

2  Thank violet w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Year after year we return here with three kids. The owner and all the staff remember us from the previous year and give us a great welcome. They treat all (including the younger kids) like royalty. The food is of the hghest of standards, standards...More

Thank Buckko79
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved Connemara and the meal at Mitchell's in Clifden was one of the reasons. Despite being told we didn't need reservation (you do!), they were able to squeeze us in on a Saturday night. We had the three course meal which was great. Would...More

Thank m343
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Clifden and second time to have dinner at Mitchell's. I remembered that the seafood was excellent and was not disappointed! The seafood chowder is awesome, the salmon was the best I've had anywhere and the desserts were very good...More

Thank MaureenB66
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Response from spg1973 | Reviewed this property |
Arrrgh! Sorry I never saw this until now. Probably too late, but I would to answer I would say it may not be totally necessary but probably advisable.
24 August 2016|
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Response from Avrilbf | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21867
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