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The Schooner Bar

Main Street, Ballycotton, Ireland
+353 21 464 6192
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (3 reviews)
“chowder” (6 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30 Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Ballycotton, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Fish is incredibly good value as caught locally and cooked extremely well. I had the roast beef which was as good as I had ever eaten in a London restaurant. Stayed in B&B for a weekend - highly recommended if you are using as a...More

Thank brendon S
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Stopped for dinner. Sat at the bar which was a better spot to chat with the servers and owner. Potato-leek soup was a lovely as expected, but I knew I could only have something light to follow. The mussels were the perfect choice. Spouse was...More

1  Thank trvlbuf
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I had a wonderful fish and chip meal served with the most most watering fish and a huge plate of salad here. I loved it, and was really impressed by the efficient and friendly service. The price was great also, by comparison with other places...More

2  Thank grainnedxxxxx
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Our group had breakfast here during our stay. Food was fine, no complaints. A lovely young girl served us and she really added to the experience , she couldn’t do enough for us. Very good location in centre of Ballycotton. So overall, food was 3...More

2  Thank Joanne O
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The food was great - but the best part of our experience at the restaurant was the friendly staff who went above and beyond to provide us information on the Bally cotton cliff walk. The gentleman even shared a compilation of information from a local...More

2  Thank DKL929
Reviewed 10 July 2018

this visit was the most disappointing family lunch i have had in a long time. the waitress where lovely but the owner just didn't care or listen to advise we where giving regarding what was wrong with the food. tomato based chowder is meant to...More

Thank oobCork
ballycottonmike, Owner at The Schooner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Dear customer. Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us here in the Schooner. All reviews, good or bad are taken on board with a view to constantly striving to offer the best customer experience we can. With regard to our...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Bedroom had not been vacuumed, hairs on bed, stain on duvet, lousy dinner, breakfast good but host fingernails manky...More

Thank robvancetours
ballycottonmike, Owner at The Schooner Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Dear customer Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. I am extremely sorry if your stay was not to the standard you were expecting. Our rooms are hoovered daily, bedding changed, bathrooms cleaned and all complimentary accompaniments re-stocked. I am terribly sorry...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Short walk to the picturesque harbour of Ballycotton. The Schooner inn is worth the detour of the main road. Great host good food and wonderful breakfast

Thank J C
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Extremely lovely staff, food is amazing, and a great buzz in the evening time with a band, this place also has a B&B.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

My Wife & I had two lunches during our stay in this wonderful fishing village of Ballycotton,one of which was traditional Sunday roast. Really good value pub grub all served up by very friendly staff all seen over by a the owner,Michael,a really friendly &...More

1  Thank Dave T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 12:30
10:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ballycotton, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Ballycotton
  • Phone Number: +353 21 464 6192
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