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Mitchell's Restaurant

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Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21867
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Asheville, North Carolina
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61 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I knew this restaurant was wonderful from a visit a year ago, and stopped by for lunch. With a fire burning, attentive staff, and happy diners all round, I had THE BEST fish cake I have ever had anywhere, Ireland or east coast USA. A bonus was the small cup of chowder, also excellent. Bravo!

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manchester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal in mitchell's, great food and service in a nice setting.Would recommend. Seafood dishes very good.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fabulous lunch at Mitchell's during our recent visit to Connemara. Clifden is a pretty popular spot to stay in the region given it's location. The restaurant is in the center of the town. It is absolutely charming. The food was superb - try the local crab, it was delicious. And the service was excellent. Highly recommend this... More 

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Northamptonshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We checked out Mitchell's last night - they have a 3 course value nebula for €29 euros. It was superb. Only slight issue is that my steak arrived rare but this was quickly resolved without fuss. Every dish we ate was perfect. Thanks guys.

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Thank Terry70
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

First place we visited during our stay in Clifden. Fabulous food, wonderful service and lovely atmosphere

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Thank charles c
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We went there on advice. We were not disappointed. The day soup and the seafood as well as the burger were really excellent. The inside is nice and the service is really good, however somehow not included in the price list. One of the most expensive dinner we had but really excellent.

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Thank Michael B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Great welcome and service. The mussels were delicious and very fresh. The fish fingers and scallops were also lovely. Lovely fire crackling in the background. If you're in Clifden, this is a really great place to eat.

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Thank Clare E
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Have been to Mitchell's many times during the years. This was my first visit when I (and my party) were disappointed. The food was good but not as good as it used to be. Service was very rushed. A definite feel of a place at the end of season trying turn tables.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We had a late afternoon lunch, seafood as well as the fish and chips was delightful. The ladies enjoyed the hamburgers. Two delicious types of bread along with a great service- worth the trip.

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Have been here several times, and have never been disappointed. A very high standard of food and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Seafood, European, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?