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The Strand Bar

) #2 of 6 Restaurants in Strandhill €€ - €€€ Irish, , Pizza
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 8140
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (81 reviews)
“stew” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great bar with great atmosphere, mixture of locals surfers and tourist, good food and entertainment. Well worth a stop

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Reviewed 4 days ago

During lunch and dinner on the same (apparently busy day end of May) staff had troubles finding us. During lunch time the problem was not that big, but in the evening - with only a pizza meny to execute - the problem became major for...More

Thank Gerald T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Strand Bar after a relaxing seaweed bath around the corner. Ordered the beef stew and it was the best!!! The service and atmosphere were excellent! Staff was extremely friendly and accommodating!

1  Thank corrinarg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cant understand all these places that don't let well behaved quiet dogs in. Had to sit out side in cold and raine driving in from Atlantic. We were able to rush and finish before the rain hit. The fish chowder was very good the...More

1  Thank stewartdick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Strand Bar for a quick pint and ended up staying the whole night, lovely staff, great music. Must visit pub, great lunch too.

1  Thank Greta R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good range of drinks and good menu. During lunch we got our orders rather quickly although the staff was not very attending. In the eveving there was only a pizza menu, which might be fine. The girl serving during this busy evening (live music) seemd...More

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated just beside the fabulous surfing beach is The Strand Bar . A delightful place to stop for a drink / snack or a full meal. Sometimes it can be very busy but the very efficient staff will soon have you seated and enjoying great...More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff and food very good. Lovely atmosphere. It took a little while to get a seat but I think that was down to it being very busy.

1  Thank Colm N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice bar with really good pizza.Bear a d pizza well price and great service.Locate close to the beach .

1  Thank Connie H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Came in the door on a Sunday and as expected the place was very busy. Waited at the door till a member of staff turned around and I said "table for two" to which they responded "oh just sit anywhere someone will be down to...More

3  Thank 571r_is_nw
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Nearby Attractions
Strandhill Beach
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.12 km away
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.11 km away
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1.10 km away
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.18 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can you access a taxi from your restaurant to strand hill lodge and suites?
18 July 2016|
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Response from Ros1943 | Reviewed this property |
Yes plenty of local taxi services
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Irish, Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo  >  Strandhill
  • Phone Number: +353 71 916 8140
The Strand Bar (est 1913) nestled between mythic Knocknarea and the famous surf beach of Strandhill, has for many generations been the favoured social spot for locals and tourists alike.Just ten minutes drive from Sligo, close to the airport and one of Europe’s most magnificent surfing beaches, this well-known bar has a big welcoming turf fire, cosy snugs and friendly staff.
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