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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%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (44 reviews)
“mackerel” (12 reviews)
“chowder” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
The Harbour | Sligo, Mullaghmore F91 FF24, Ireland
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

It was a cold and showery afternoon at Mullaghmore last Saturday. Of the eateries that were open, Eithna's was the most inviting. How could we say no to that distinctive mural and the seafood chowder option? We ordered two bowls of chowder and each received...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Urania7
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Watch out for the size of the soup. Its huge :) After a stroll on the beach myself and my wife decided we should grab some Sunday lunch. We spotted the colourful Eithna's by the Sea. Inside the ocean theme continues. I ordered the fish...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lt_Shade
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We went to Eithna's for the second time and all was excellent. Shellfish Platter with Lobster, crab claws and prawns delicious and well served. Thanks you so much and we will come again

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank elgin2014
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food, location and service. We had the chowder which was absolutely delicious and filling. The view from the restaurant is hard to beat. All the staff were friendly, kind and efficient. Thank you all.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Elspeth146
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Wonderful small restaurant with the best sea food i have while my Ireland trip. I´m sure i´ll come back.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Franz R
Reviewed 18 September 2018

On a blustery autumn day, Eithnas was a cosy escape from the wind and rain. There were lots of gluten free options for me, and my husband said his meal was top-notch. The fish was freshly caught. The service was friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kpatchell
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you we appreciate your review Eithna

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Eithna's is a lovely family run restaurant with picturesque views overlooking Mullaghmore Harbour. The fish is always beautifully fresh and cooked to perfection. The daily specials are extensive and always offer a wide variety of choice combined with the menu staples. I would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sarah H
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Thank you Sarah, we appreciate your review.

Reviewed 28 August 2018

The family & I were over for a few days and on a complete whim drove over to Mullaghmore (1+ hour from Cavan), essentially to check out the beach and take in the sea air. It's a lovely spot. By chance we spotted Eithna's by...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank gavsky
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Thank you delighted you enjoyed our restaurant and Mullaghmore , hope to see you again. I Thank you Eithna

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Maybe eithnas staff are getting tired after a long summer !!! I was looking coresrd to my break on my journey & eithnas raspberry scone .., it wasn’t fresh & I asked for it to be heated .., they popped it in microwave with attitude...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Tricia H
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Myself and 3 friends eat at Enhna,s last week. I invited them because I had enjoyed eating there on other occasions. The seafood chowder was cold had very little fish and tasted like mushroom soup.The inconsistencie is so disappointing especially when friends are invited and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Ann C
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19 July 2018|
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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
Average prices
US$10 - US$65
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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • E-mail
The restaurant is now closed for the season 2018 and will re-open March 2019. 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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