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The Strand Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, , Pizza
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 8140
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (104 reviews)
“seafood platter” (11 reviews)
“chowder” (9 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:30 Hours
Irish, Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great spot for food and drink and nice scenery outside in beer garden. It is a real old style Irish bar. Very nice.

1  Thank Sean O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this quaint little spot. Friendly staff an a great atmosphere around the place. Fab pints of Guinness lol.

1  Thank Aislinn H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm, rustic family friendly pub and restaurant at the front. The big log fire was welcome even in the height of summer. Staff were very friendly and efficient.

1  Thank georger572018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, great food (especially the burgers!) bit dark inside but cosy. Bit of a shock walking out into the sunshine but very happy with the choice and quality of food. Worth a visit if on holiday.

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited after 17:00 and I all the family very happy with the results, turned up at 18:00 to be told they only had pizza available in the pub. At first disappointed but after getting the pizzas very happy customers. Good value for money and the...More

1  Thank nathan2598
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful pub and restaurant. We dined here three times and the gluten free pizza option was the best I've had anywhere. The service and hospitality was wonderful, with staff always to hand. We enjoyed a night of amazing traditional music and had a great...More

1  Thank Ballyelan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a driving tour of Ireland, we took the recommendation from a barista cart at the Carrowmore Megalithic Site to continue on down the road to Strand Hill. What a lovely diversion! Strand Hill is a surfing village and we enjoyed the Irish sunshine as...More

1  Thank lauracvit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in here one rainy summers day! We were looking for some lunch for our family which is 2 adults and 3 kids aged 6,5 and 4. It has a friendly welcoming feel to it and we werent long sitting down when we got...More

1  Thank Sinead M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in today for lunch. There was 2 families of us, group of 11 in total. Staff greeted us at the door with a very friendly welcome without coming across too full on. We were seated at 2 tables across from each other. Lots of...More

1  Thank Freespiritmeath
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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
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
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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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