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The Lime Kiln

Main Street, Julianstown Co Meath, Ireland
+353 41 982 9001
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Julianstown Co Meath, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Three for lunch, mum sis and me, annual lunch for my dad's Anniversary. Very disappointing. Girl who served us was nice, but on her own so under pressure sometimes. Only in the bar side, so not too full thankfully. I had the fish & chip...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Griffs61
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ive been here a couple of times now. The menu is good with plenty of options including interesting soups and chowder. The food is tasty and the atmosphere is enjoyable. Also check out the bread in their deli shop next door!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Eoin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited the Lime Kiln a couple of times in the last few weeks, and I was very impressed. Nice friendly staff lovely bar for a pint before meal. Very comfortable nice chairs excellent meal every time. Really worth a visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank mct2504
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a cosy and inviting restaurant. We went for a family evening meal. Great selection on the menu from steaks, fish and chicken to burgers and pizzza. Everything is well prepared and presented, good quality ingredients. Scampi is delicious. Service is very good and attentive....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Jennifer Y
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Went here for good food based on reviews. Will not be back, ordered 3 well done steaks got one well done, one medium rare and one medium well. When we sent back the 'raw' steak we didn't even get an apology, we were told grumpily...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Vacation95246
Reviewed 27 November 2018

I went in today for a meal,never again. I ordered a lamb pie off the menu, when it eventually arrived i got a very small pie, which turned out to be a Moroccan lamb pie overbaked and dry as a Moroccan desert ,totally overdone with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Visited with a couple of friends. Really good menu something for everyone, staff very attentive and food was excellent. Would definitely return good value also

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank osullivandebby
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

First of all they sat us near the door and told us they would need our table by 8 which made us feel very rushed. Also there was a constant breeze of cigarette smoke coming through the door, you should not allow people to smoke...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lilyellenh
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Restaurant was closed and we were shown into a smaller bar area. Menu was written on a smal slate board and consisted of five starters (including two soups), five main courses and three sides of chips, sweet fries and broccoli. I had been looking at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank John G
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Awesome place and the food is out of this world absolutely beautiful decor and in the bar the locals are fantastic making you feel as if you are one of there own...this is a little gem that I would not hesitate to recommend....however...there is a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank martinmoore6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Julianstown Co Meath, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Julianstown
  • Phone Number: +353 41 982 9001
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The Lime Kiln Gastropub opened in March 2015, after extensive refurbishment in the village of Julianstown. Offering an exciting food menu, great wines and a range of specially selected craft beer from around the world. We know that great food starts with great ingredients, and we aim to offer the best of our locally-sourced produce on our menus. We believe we have created something unique and exciting here at The Lime Kiln and together with our talented team we look forward to welcoming you to enjoy our hospitality...! Winner of "Best Gastropub in Meath" 2018
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