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Eithna's by the Sea

The Harbour | Sligo, Mullaghmore F91 FF24, Ireland
+353 71 916 6407
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (41 reviews)
“mackerel” (12 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (10 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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The Harbour | Sligo, Mullaghmore F91 FF24, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So happy that the great staff at Eithna's were able to find space for us on a Friday evening. It did not disappoint. Soda bread with a punchy pesto set the tone for the flavours to follow. My 18 month old son embraced his Irish...More

Thank David C
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank out we are delighted you enjoyed Eithnas and look forward to seeing you again again. Eithna

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have not been here for a couple of years... I remembered good food and great service. Well the food is still good, but the service was uncomfortable. nearly all the staff were tense and made me feel they were under pressure. Note to proprietor...More

Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to enjoy some oysters and loved the restaurant. The staff were very friendly and Ethna came out and chatted to all the diners. It has a very good atmosphere and the food was very delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank bftreacy1609
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you we are delighted you enjoyed our restaurant,hope to see you again ! Eithnas

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely food well presented fresh salad wonderful staff we really enjoyed an evening meal here it was too crowded to have lunch so we could not get a table book ahead.....

Thank pat t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If fish especially shell fish is your fancy this is the resturant for you. Local lobster, crab and prawns are all cooked beautifully and served up in a big platter. Four of us eat there and totally enjoyed.

Thank Peadar F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really delicious. Had just done Coasteering with Mullaghmore Adventures next door, so we were ravenous. The fish was beautiful. I accidentally left my mobile in the restaurant and only realised when back in Sligo. I phoned the restaurant and they thoughtfully gave...More

Thank Marthorse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely spot for your morning coffee. Tasty fresh pastries and scones and an expertly made coffee. Highly recommend.

Thank Elmo2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a dinner for six and enjoyed it a lot, it was the best during our trip in Ireland. Food was excellent, atmosphere was lovely and service very good.

Thank 6Saga
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lunch in Eithne’s. We ordered chowder, mussels, chips. The food was overall poor. The base of the chowder was good but the fish was chewy. The mussels were small & overdone. The chips were good. To be more positive, the service was...More

1  Thank BigWorldLotsToSee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently ate here and enjoyed the wonderful, fresh fish sandwich and other yummy delights. The food seemed traditional yet elevated and so delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank Hoodone
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Response from cliff2coast | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We can accommodate dairy free options on request .
9 September 2017|
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Response from cliff2coast | Property representative |
Thank you for your review and review of my restaurant and staff, I’m delighted you enjoyed your meal and my staff , unfortunately they had reached the peak of tolerance, especially as your children were creating a hazard in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Harbour | Sligo, Mullaghmore F91 FF24, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Mullaghmore
  • Phone Number: +353 71 916 6407
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Eithna's By the Sea award-winning Seafood Restaurant, along The Wild Atlantic Way, overlooks the harbour in Mullaghmore, County Sligo. It is a friendly, family-run restaurant that caters for casual dining with homemade recipes using locally sourced food and sustainable produce. Established for over 16 years, Eithna's By The Sea Seafood Restaurant in Mullaghmore won the Georgina Campbell Ireland Guide and BIM 2014 award for its fresh seafood, shellfish and lobster dishes as well as Eithna's use of seaweed in both savoury and sweet dishes. Even though Eithna's speciality is seafood, she has plenty of other options for non fish eaters from meat to vegetarian dishes. Opening Hours varies according to season. Bank Holiday Mondays Lunch 12-3pm
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