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The Thatch

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€€ - €€€Irish, European,
Crinkill, Birr, Ireland
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (20 reviews)
“burgers” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Crinkill, Birr, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great selection of excellent quality food. The food is consistently good, the Thatch has never let us down. The location is just outside Birr with parking to the front and also at the back. You have the choice of eating in the bar our in...More

Thank l0uisebrennan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated right away and the service was exceptional. Great food and large portions. Excellent dining experience.

Thank staceyeagan
Reviewed 7 November 2017

One of our favourite restaurant in Birr. Always come here with family who also enjoys the ambiance. The food choices are good and all very tasty. The staff are very accomodating and the meals are prepared very tastefully.

Thank karen g
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent Irish steak tender and beautifully cooked One of the best pieces of beef I have ever eaten

Thank Kerry W
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub, welcomed by the bar staff, lovely selection of starters and mains. Great atmosphere, a tasty meal was had by all of us. Highly recommended!

2  Thank sean l
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Called into the Thatch on a Friday evening for a meal and a few drinks. Was welcomed by Des the owner and his staff at the bar who made us feel very welcome and treated us like old friends. The food was great we can...More

2  Thank alanh1964
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We arrived in a large group on a very busy day, and can't be more positive about the reception, service and food we received. Worth a visit for the way it looks alone, particularly on a sunny Sunday afternoon.

2  Thank Chris F and Muz B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I had the pleasure of visiting The Thatch on Sunday last to join my family for lunch. The staff were extremely pleasant and very efficient. There was no delay with the service, and no request was a problem with the waiter's. The food was superb...More

Thank Annie9547
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The Thatch is clearly the best restaurant in this area. We ate there twice this week on our vacation and we can highly recommend it. The food, the service and the ambiance leave nothing to be desired. The Guinness burger is delicious and moist and...More

Thank AvidReader4
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I took a group for dinner to this wonderful pub & restaurant. We had a few special requirements which Des and his staff couldn't have been more helpful to facilitate. The food was amazing. I'd highly recommend it. The mix of traditional Irish authentic thatch...More

1  Thank Finbazorange
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29 August 2017|
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Response from Keith L | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Contact the restaurant.
Barbara D
9 January 2017|
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Response from karen g | Reviewed this property |
the thatch inn restaurant tel. no. is 0862656336 or 0579120682. Karen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crinkill, Birr, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Offaly  >  Birr
  • Phone Number: 057-912-0682
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