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The Rustic Inn

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Irish, Bar, European, Pub
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Longford Town, Abbeyshrule, Ireland
+353 44 935 7424
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

I cannot get enough of this place, I really love it, Nothing like a large home made meal at reasonable cost. We were here for my sisters christening/communion. We had a set menu with loads of choice Chicken wings,soup, Beef, Chicken with pepper sauce, prawns etc...the food was outstanding, I highly recommend visiting here, The setting is also really beautiful... More 

Thank lancomegirl01
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed there for one night b&b in a family room,it was a friends birthday party. this place is family run so they put there all in to it. the food and service was great, also the location by the river. we will be back again.

1 Thank 123 travel and see
Killarney, Ireland
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must visit if you are in Longford .. it is a great family restraunt with an extensive menu , children are welcomed and the staff are extremely friendly and helpful, and the food is reasonably priced. My family and I have eaten here frequently as we live close by and the service and food are second... More 

1 Thank ruthiechad
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92 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had some family visiting from England. We took in a nice scenic walk by the canal and bridge. It was followed by some nice bar food and friendly service in the bar. Cozy, nice atmosphere and easy on the pocket. Perfect spot really for visitors.

1 Thank Enda W
Longford, Ireland
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited the Rustic Inn many many times as it is quite local to me. I have never once left their premises with anything but great praise for 1)their beautiful premises in the heart of the award winning village of Abbeyshrule located on the banks of both the Royal canal and the Inny river. 2) the excellent array of food... More 

2 Thank John M
Dublin, Ireland
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85 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Had heard about this spot several times and decided to go for Sunday lunch. Located in a nice spot. Large restaurant bar area. It was a sunny day so families were out in their droves. We managed to get a table in the bar area over looking the ballroom function area. Menu very reasonable €16 for 2 courses. I opted... More 

Thank Michelle H
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the Rustic Inn recently for a family members birthday.we ate in the restaurant in the rustic inn which had a very homely and relaxing atmosphere.the menu had a great choice of starter and main course options.from start to finish the food and service was just top class.excellent value for money and everyone had a most enjoyable evening.well done... More 

Thank Enda G
Roscommon, Ireland
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I attended a wedding at The Rustic Inn recently and was blown away by the standard set by this small, rural hotel. Upon arrival, we were greeted by two lovely staff members who served mulled wine, prosecco, tea and coffee. Tables were laid with plates of beautiful fresh scones with jam and cream, little mince pies and other nibbles. The... More 

Thank Erica032
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89 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A large group of us celebrated the Yuletide Dec. 25th. festival here. We had to book in advance, absolutely no problem, were received by by extremely friendly staff and seated excellently. Service was excellent and the festive menu superb The table service was beyond reproach despite the large number of guests present and the mood overall was jolly and very... More 

Thank FrankMcLynn
Concord, North Carolina, United States
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

My family and I had the pleasure of visiting here in October and we spent spent several lovely hours eating great food and having great beer! The owner and management are wonderful and welcoming. I hope to get back there again within the next couple of years.

Thank Amy P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, European, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Longford Town, Abbeyshrule, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Longford  >  Abbeyshrule
  • Phone Number: +353 44 935 7424
The Rustic Inn is situated in the picturesque village of Abbeyshrule in Longford. A wide varied menu is served in relaxed surroundings with emphasis on traditional Irish food. A function room is also provided for catering large groups.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?