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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%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (54 reviews)
“mackerel” (12 reviews)
“crab claws” (16 reviews)
Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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The Harbour | Sligo, Mullaghmore F91 FF24, Ireland
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch with family. Good choice of seafood. We had the taster platter with lovely mussels in a garlic sauce. It came with smoked salmon, crab claws, white fish steak, and Crevettes which were overlooked. Lovely seaweed bread accompanied the meal with a small...More

Thank ConcordeSST
Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for your review . We are delighted you enjoyed your meal at our restaurant. We are continuously updating the facilities at the restaurant at the moment our toilets are provided with paper hand towels, convieniently located above the hand basin and I believe...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

On a visit to the delightful harbour of Mullaghmore, we found this great little restaurant, which for over a quarter of a century has been very successfully operated by Chef/Proprietor Eithna O'Sullivan. Luckily enough- out of high season - we were able to secure a...More

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Eithna O, Owner at Eithna's by the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you delighted you enjoyed Eithnas By The Sea , we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Stunning views, beautiful drive and great food. Seafood platter was huge as well as excellent. There were other choices for those not into seafood. Eithna came by and chatted to everyone and made sure everyone was pleased. Atmosphere was great.

Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Eithna's serves a wide range of interesting dishes featuring freshly-caught seafood. We went for lunch and I had the mackerel with a salsa verde, sauteed potatoes and salad which was one of the specials. I was served two whole, large mackerel. Other diners were given...More

Thank Gamalog
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The food i had was seafood collection of smoked haddock pollcok samolon i found there could be more salomon in the mix as there was only some red specks and no taste of salomon from it dont think ill return

Thank bernieKildare
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We are doing a tour of Ireland and we're staying in Grange.... we were looking for local food recommendations and Eithne's was suggested. We had two amazing starters of calamari and lobster & haddock smokies..... it was the best calamari we have ever we tasted....More

Thank Waster650
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I have been here with my parents and friends and I would recommend it to everyone. The fish is fresh and delicious, desserts home made and superb! Fast the service and friendly stuff. I really loved it.

Thank Traibuls
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I love fish and ate here a few years ago several times but didn't leave a review because it wouldn't have been a good one, fast forward to this summer and I have nothing but high praise for this place it really has improved beyond...More

Thank j_p_garvey
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Recently dined here and I must say the food was Devine, from the seaweed bread, multiple fish dishes right through to my favourite- the desserts. My husband and I got different desserts to share but I actually think we got two each! Great ambiance character...More

Thank Donnacollins35
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food with a gorgeous view!! My wife had the Seafood Platter (no. 2) with Lopster, while I had the Seafood Tasting plate. Service was brilliant, owner very nice. We were lucky to have had nice weather & get to eat outside, & soak up...More

Thank Mkdory
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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
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
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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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