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The Fiddlers Elbow

) #1 of 12 Restaurants in Carrickmacross €€ - €€€ Irish, European, Pub
Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 966 3863
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“caesar salad” (6 reviews)
“set menu” (12 reviews)
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Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated Cathy's Holy Communion here today and it was excellent. The food, staff, service and setting were all brilliant. The menu was extensive and the food was served beautifully. Cathy was spoiled by the staff. Will definitely be back! Thanks to the diligent staff...More

Thank Mcmahon09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic service from Kate , food absolutely delicious well done! Lovely communion celebration for us!

Thank Mandyfinlay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling between Dublin and Malin head we stopped in Carrickmacross for food. It was my first time to eat in this town. We went to the Fiddlers. It was very professional.Very courteous staff. Excellent food. Good value.Will be back.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little spot to eat and have cocktails. We stayed at Cabra castle and the driver recommended this local spot to eat. The waitresses, Kathy and Paula, provided excellent service!

Thank KrissyMorr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling back Donegal to Dublin, myself and a pal stopped in Carrickmacross looking for food. We were presently surprised at the high standard and variety on offer in this fine establishment on the Main Street. Our gourmet burgers were delicious and the standard of personnel...More

Thank larryrdoyle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, but also Thank You to Niall Keenan for the excellent service and great company, will visit again only if Niall is working

Thank McDGdog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came upon this place when passing through the town. The food was delicious and staff were very friendly. The complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits with it is such a lovely touch. The place has lovely decor, will return again if we're in the area.

1  Thank 907fd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting the area yesterday and wondered where to eat. After "advice" from trip advisor, we choose the Fiddlers Elbow. My husband had "one of the best steaks he's ever had" while I opted for the warm chicken salad. It was delicious with 3...More

Thank jenj68
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A beautifully decorated restaurant in Carrick..My husband and I came for dinner Sunday afternoon and we're greeted by Kate who served us. What a lovely lady, Kate couldn't do enough for us, gave us such a warm welcome and was happy to answer the questions...More

1  Thank MrsEFitz
Reviewed 20 April 2017

we dined here as a couple and were greeted by Mark who offered us a choice of tables and informed us of the range of food and beverages on the menu. the menu covers a wide variety of food for all including children. the surf...More

Thank whwhughes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: +353 42 966 3863
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The Fiddlers Elbow, located in the centre of Carrickmacross town. The bar, restaurant and nightclub is owned by the Mc Eneaney Family and has undergone major refurbishment in the past few years. A family run business which prides itself on creating a warm, homely atmosphere with genuine hospitality and an assurance of our utmost attention to your personal requirements. The Fiddlers Elbow offer carvery Lunch from €11 12pm - 3pm Daily, and a Superbly priced Bistro Menu from 3pm to late!! 4 course Weekend Special Menu for only €28.00. The Fiddlers Elbow also offers exclusive function/conference suites to suit your needs.