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The Grainne Uaile

€€ - €€€Irish, , Seafood
Medlicott St., Newport, Ireland
+353 98 41776
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Medlicott St., Newport, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening at the Grainne Uaile. The food is simply delicious and very reasonably priced. I went for the Nepalese curried lamb & my better half had the beef bourguignon. We finished with Irish coffees. Delicious. The service was very friendly and...More

Thank wkd s
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This a must for anyone passing through or staying in Newport. Gorgeous pub, delicious food and very welcoming staff. I have never had a bad meal or poor service in the Grainne Uaile. I will always pop in even just for a coffee or quick...More

Thank Rosemarie M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I stopped in for dinner. It is a charming place, popular in a small town. I had the lamb burger. It was good, but not outstanding. In my travels around this area, I found this to be nice, but not remarkable. There is nothing negative...More

Thank sleepster
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were glad to happen upon this pub in Newport while we were pottering around in the wilds of Co Mayo on our way to Achill Island. If you look on their own website, the frontage of the pub is black, but it's now an...More

Thank Ebor
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had a family dinner here. The staff were lovely and the food was very good. Very lively and busy. Traditional Irish band played later in the evening which was fantastic.

Thank Cas350
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What a grand place to eat.. young staff and a great chef! Loved the curry selection- and the hum of the venue!

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Authentic, friendly pub with good food, nice owners and good craic. The locals are outgoing and like visitors to their non touristy town.

Thank bwdlinks
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I stopped for lunch on a bike ride along Atlantic Coast Greenway. Looking to keep the diet vegetarian, I was happy to find the veggie burger on the menu. It was hone made with a fair amount of beets added, simply delicious. Best veggie burger...More

Thank pfsheahen
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

As we drove around the coast we were looking for a place to have a quick dinner. The Grainne Uaile stood out with its colourful front and clean appearance. We were treated on arrival and seated ready to order. With very pleasant staff attending to...More

Thank Adele B
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Very nice pub with good food, drinks, and live music on Thursdays. Menu has good variety with 10 or so nightly specials. Patrons appeared to be a mix of locals, tourists and people with vacation houses in Newport. Overall a very comfortable place to have...More

Thank Stephen B
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5 July 2017|
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Response from GrainneUaile | Property representative |
We will be able to serve you without a booking.. sometimes there is a short wait but it's never too long.. time to have a drink and look at the menu. If you'd prefer to book ring 098 41776. We look forward to seeing you.
Henry M
19 June 2017|
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Response from 3ofakind2016 | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the owner, Harry on 003539841776. to make the arrangements.
10 April 2017|
Response from 3ofakind2016 | Reviewed this property |
This is not my area I am afraid but if you c ontacted somebody like Harry in the Grainne Uaile on 003539841776 he might be able to help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, 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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Medlicott St., Newport, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 41776
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