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Kilshanny House

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$14
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Irish, Pub, Gastropub, Soups
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Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

Mushrooms gathered fresh that morning and served as a soup in the afternoon, with friendly chat from Mary the cook and landlady. This restaurant is not directly on the Atlantic way, but is well worth the short detour to get a genuine Irish experience. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Joe S
Mary B, Co-Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Hi Joe, Thanks so much for your lovely review. It was indeed our pleasure having you in Kilshanny House and we look forward to seeing you again when your travels take you this way.

Reviewed 19 September 2018

A great venue run by Aidan and Mary, the ambiance of Kilshanny House strikes you as you open the door, it's a Gem not to be missed and well worth a detour if in Galway or County Clare. Marilyn had the Seafood Chowder ( minus...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GeorgeC1930
Mary B, Co-Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Dear George, Thank you for your most kind words. We really appreciate you taking the time to write such a comprehensive and complimentary review. It was indeed our privilege and pleasure having you and Marilyn in Kilshanny House on your return visit to Ireland. Let's...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Where to begin? Lunch at Kilshanny House was an overall wonderful experience. The place is gorgeous - the perfect blend of classic pub and someone’s living/dining room. It felt cozy and homey. I wanted to move in there. They offer the standard Guinness and Smithwicks...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Mary B, Co-Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks so much for your comprehensive and complimentary review and photos which we very much appreciate. It was indeed our privilege and pleasure having you and your family in Kilshanny House and glad that it was such a good experience for you. We would be...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely food. My husband had seafood chowder which was lovely. I had cheese salad which was very tasty.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Evanna F
Mary B, Co-Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi Evanna, Thank you for your kind and complimentary review. It was lovely having you and your husband for lunch and hope to see you again should your travels take you to this way. Slán gó fóil,

Reviewed 23 July 2018

It did not take me long to figure out the Kilshanny House is a special place. I was struggling with driving in County Clare when I ran a tire off the shoulder passing a bus. We got a flat, and pulled over quickly only to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ronald L
Mary B, Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Ronald, Thank you for this glowing review. It was indeed my pleasure and privilege to meet you and your lovely family and in a way glad that your car got a flat in Kilshanny! Look forward to serving you when you come back to...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We called here on our Wild Atlantic Way tour and had wonderful coffees and homemade scones with cream and Jam followed by Mary's homemade bread and butter pudding, what a treat. Mary and Aidan were very welcoming. I would highly recommend anyone to stop for...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Janice F
Mary B, Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hi Janice, Thanks for making the time to leave a review which Aidan and I are delighted to receive. It was lovely having you and we are glad that you had a nice experience here at Kilshanny House while on your Wild Atlantic Way tour.

Reviewed 6 June 2018

We first visited this pub and restaurant in 2016 whilst staying nearby. Being back in Co Clare this year, we wanted to revisit. We arranged an afternoon tea. Without doubt it was the best afternoon tea any of us have ever had (although none of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Mary B, Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Dear Wally and Lorna D, Thanks so much for your most kind and complimentary review which we very much appreciate. It was a pleasure having you at Kilshanny House again and hope you enjoyed the rest of your time here in North Clare in the...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We happened on this place quite by accident and glad we did. Beautiful old world charm with all the modern comforts. A most pleasant sojourn for any one travelling through Co.ClareMore

Date of visit: May 2018
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Mary B, Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Ansionnach, Thanks for your review. Lovely to know that you were glad that you stopped in, even if it was by accident and that you had a most pleasant experience at Kilshanny House. Hope to see you again should your travels ever take you...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017

While touring the countryside with Derry last week, he came to a stop at the end of a road. "I wonder if Mary is open", said he, and with that, turned right (instead of the intended left) and we dropped in on Mary and Aidan...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Gerry L
Mary B, Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Gerry, Thanks for your kind review and sorry for my lapse in responding. So glad that you guys took that right turn. It was my pleasure and Aidan's having you for tea and it's Aidan that makes that delicious brown bread! If your travels...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Called in here as i was told locally that they have the finest pint of Guinness and its true. The Guinness here is just the creamiest pint. The place itself is very homely, friendly and the host is a pure Gentleman, we will return.

Date of visit: October 2016
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Mary B, Owner at Kilshanny House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and sorry for my lapse in responding. Aidan is smiling and chuffed with your kind and complimentary words. It makes what he does all worthwhile. Looking forward to you returning. Slán gó fóil,

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annmarie c
19 June 2018|
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Response from Mary B | Property representative |
HiAnnMarie, this season we are catering for pre booked groups and casually every day we serve coffees and home baked sweet treats. On Fridays we serve light lunch, as we offer a guided walk and light lunch option. There is... More
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martink999
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I am sorry I cannot remember, however the minimal cost was well worth the cost, the ambiance of the environment was exciting. I have traveled the world, and now planning on visiting Europe again, my favorite places are... More
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