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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%
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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 1 week ago 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.

Thank Elspeth146
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Franz R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Thank kpatchell
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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

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

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

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

1  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Considering the prices the service is very poor: no tablecloths, no wine list (really surprising!), staff not adequate and part of the food was poor quality (likely frozen). We paid a lot and were not happy: I'm usually happy to pay high money if what...More

Thank bobbyjean1979
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic lunch at Eithnas. Staff were attentive and the food was delicious. The crab was probably the best I have ever had. Worth a visit.

Thank kelmel
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you Kelmel we are delighted you enjoyed # EithnasbytheSea

Reviewed 11 August 2018 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 12 August 2018

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

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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
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 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
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
  • E-mail
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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