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Arundels by the Pier

€€ - €€€Irish, , Seafood
Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
+353 27 67033
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab gratin” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“chowder” (19 reviews)
Open Now
02:00 - 23:30 Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
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51 - 60 of 223 reviews

Reviewed 20 April 2017

The staff were very welcoming and the atmosphere was very cordial. The food was excellent. I particularly liked the local Durrus cheese served in a Japanese style 'tempura batter'. I also had baked potatoes with a seafood filling which were delicious. There were six of...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank mickod7
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We at here for the first time while visiting Ahakista. We love it! My boyfriend had the beef and Guinness pie and I had the steak sandwich. Both were fabulous. The waiter was very friendly. We recommend stopping in while visiting the sheep head peninsula.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank mfauteux22
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Had dinner 2 nights in a row while staying at a B&B closeby in Durrus. Great food, cozy atmosphere. Burger, fish & chips, mussels - everything was delicious.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Holidaytravelfan
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

It was our first visit to the Sheeps Head Peninsula, what a fantastic experience, the views and vistas..the best in the world. We completed the Lighthouse Loop and drove back the road to Ahakista and decided to rest-up at Arundels by the Pier....a good decision....More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Nitsua2012
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

What a gem. Arrived at lunch time on a day when the sun was shinning. Met by the owner ans had the most wonderful afternoon. The food, mostly fish chowder was sublime. Survice was friendly and first class. The Guiness flowed and the afternoon passed...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank mikewelsford
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had lovely lunch with really nice views from the bar we been here a few times over last few years and always been good food. The service is friendly with a lot of locals eating which is always a good sign. We will be...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank padraig T
Reviewed 19 December 2016

lovely place were there with family for birthday dinner five of us had fantastic meal nicely presented

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank frankie008
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visit frequently - usually for some drinks on a Sunday afternoon, but we have also eaten there. This place is a gem. There's always a great atmosphere with a good mix of locals, day-trippers and tourists. The proprietors are genuinely nice...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic friendly service, excellent food and good wifi, never disappoints, and great views . Only 10 mins from Durrus.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank PMcNamee7
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Arundels by the Pier is an integral part of any trip to Sheep's Head. A glorious view, overlooking the sea and very gracious, welcoming hosts. Food is always good here and the drink is pretty good too! Will be back and looking forward to it....

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank terri k
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
02:00 - 23:30
02:00 - 23:30
02:00 - 23:30
02:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ahakista | Durrus, Bantry 0000, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 67033
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