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The Venue Bar and Restaurant

Top Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 8167
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (83 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“crab claws” (19 reviews)
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European, Irish, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Top Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant which serves great food. Potatoes, veg,meat style with a wonderful selection of local produce. Portions are a good healthy size,delicious and reasonable priced. Staff are very helpful and the overall ensomblence was truly delightful. Would go back in a flash...highly...More

Thank Munchin22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As always, excellent view, food and service. Love this place... Every time I go back to Ireland, I make time to make it to one of my all time favourite restaurants.

Thank vjconno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by our B&B host, as his “favorite restaurant,” we were able to land a last minute reservation on a Saturday night. We had just gotten engaged that afternoon, and the staff went out of their way to make our evening special and share in...More

Thank TravelPauley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered 2 different entrees and enjoyed both. We had a bottle of wine, starter course and split a dessert. It was a lovely evening.

Thank Julie_from_MI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous food in a very popular restaurant. Good portions and accommodating staff. Fab seafood selection.

Thank JoJetset
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant views looking down at the beach and golf course.we had a cod and chips, and roast beef dinners.both were great a lot of food so be hungry.the staff were so friendly.would recommend it to anyone.

Thank trudygoa
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

The Venue Bar and Restaurant was just a short walk from our overnight accommodation so very much a convenient choice for dinner. You enter the bar from the street front and find yourself in a small front bar: seating at the bar for 8-10 people...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 8 May 2018

My partner and I ate here while on a visit to Sligo and I have to say this restaurant is top class. Definitely pre-book if possible and ask for a table at the window so that you can dine while looking out over the Atlantic....More

Thank Gavin_Morgan
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

I recently had lunch here with my daughter,son and granddaughter,The atmosphere there is lovely,the staff are so friendly and welcoming,the food was just amazing,and the desserts to die for,and really good coffee ,thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience,can't wait for my next visit,

Thank Rayan S
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

A nice and good restaurant with a wonderful sea view! The food is tasty and fresh. The service is friendly.

Thank DerBarti
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14 January 2015|
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Response from Marie634 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I agree with all of the above answers----why not ring the restaurant ? I am sure you can find the phone number? somewhere
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Top Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo  >  Strandhill
  • Phone Number: +353 71 916 8167
  • E-mail
We are a Bar/ Restaurant specialising in Steak and Seafood. Our Restaurant hours are from 12.30pm to 9.30pm Daily . The bar is very popular with the locals and tourists alike and is open till late with live music at the weekend.
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