We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Strand Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, , Pizza
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 8140
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (107 reviews)
“seafood platter” (11 reviews)
“chowder” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (528)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 489 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had booked out "golf outing" (stags are mildly frowned upon) for last Saturday in the Strand for 25 lads from Roscommon, service was top class from the minute we arrived until we left five hours later, which included an hour where electricity was gone...More

1  Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great bar, looks like it has been there for decades. Friendly, helpful staff. An unusually well stocked bar to choose drinks from. Bar also serves pizzas and snacks. On a warm day sit out, on a cold day or evening sit in and enjoy the...More

1  Thank Runninglaura
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top class pizza, staff were lovely the food fantastic. The strand Bar have the right idea. Great pint and kids love the food. If kids enjoy the food it’s a great sign of a restaurant. Will definitely do it again.

1  Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times over our years of holidaying in Sligo - never had a bad meal. Popped in for late lunch and had excellent food and service. I had Roast Pork and my husband had fish and chips. My plate was filled to...More

1  Thank SunnyDay365
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monday 3rd Sept 2018, a beautiful sunny day and Strandhill was buzzing. We wandered in here and were greeted by a lovely friendly waitress- spoilt for choice on the lunch menu. Service was quick, the food was delicious, the atmosphere warm and inviting. This is...More

1  Thank Noel G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had an absolutely lovely meal here. Really loved all the delicious food. All the staff were lovely and helpful.

1  Thank beccax95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had toastie sandwiches here a week ago and they were no ordinary sandwiches I tell ya! Goats cheese and sundries tomatoes eh? Scrumptious! So good we went back that evening to trial the pizza menu and holy Moley... I'm drooling now thinking of it! Pizzas...More

1  Thank WanderingWagon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only pizza available but my god ,it was fabulous . Definitely the best I have ever tasted . Pub very dark after being outside but eyes soon adjusted . Staff very friendly and helpful . Toilets immaculate . Will definately go again .

1  Thank jasperjake
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch in the strand bar , have to say was the best iv had in a while, the service was excellent and efficient- very welcoming- well worth a visit.

1  Thank Tina B
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We went here for the pizza and stayed for the Guinness. The pizza was nice and the service was good. There was a brilliant band playing, brother and sister with a pal I think, they managed to get the volume just right which most venues...More

1  Thank wanderlustpack
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Strandhill Lodge and Suites Hotel
620 reviews
.91 km away
Yeats Country Hotel, Spa and Leisure Centre
1,014 reviews
4.84 km away
Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo
1,975 reviews
7.75 km away
Sligo Southern Hotel
768 reviews
8.16 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Shells Cafe
1,128 reviews
.08 km away
Mammy Johnston's Ice Cream Parlour & Cafe
351 reviews
.03 km away
The Venue Bar and Restaurant
692 reviews
.89 km away
Nearby Attractions
Voya Seaweed Baths
313 reviews
.09 km away
Perfect Day SUP School
65 reviews
.18 km away
Strandhill People's Market
79 reviews
1.10 km away
Sligo Surf Experience
23 reviews
.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
localvisitor-26
18 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Ros1943 | Reviewed this property |
Yes plenty of local taxi services
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:30
Monday
10:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:30
Thursday
10:30 - 23:30
Friday
10:30 - 23:30
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing