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Bar, Irish, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 12 June 2019

This Restaurant is in a very beautiful location close to Avoca which is a stunning area,it is where 3 rivers meet and there is little park dedicated to the great irish poet Thomas Moore who used to love to visit and to write some of...his wonderful poetry,the restaurant has a great area at the back looking out to the 3 rivers and stunning scenery,they do a great sunday roast dinner as well as very good evening meals,there is also a bar serving a great selection of drinks.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

Lovely place to chill & watch the waters meet , we sat and chilled for a while before going back to our house

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

we have visited the meetings a lot over the years but never stayed till now, thoroughly enjoyed the experience from the lovely views to our four poster bed so comfy breakfast was a delight cook to order fabulous loved Saturday evening in the bar great...guy entertaining us! little things left in the room for your convenience a lovely treat we were so lucky with the weather and could sit out on balcony read and admire the view I can see a lot of improvements have gone into the place the only downside and it would have being a 4 star is the outside please clear up after customers not nice coming down for breakfast and looking at overflowing ashtrays appearance from the outside could be improved.More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We had coffee and a sandwich which were fine but definitely nothing special. The soup, which was what we really wanted, wasn't ready yet, it was after lunchtime!! There were only a few customers but service was still slow. Surroundings are beautiful, right beside the...Meeting of the Waters.More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Romantic from the time you arrive, beautiful guest balcony overlooking amazing scenery, a fantastic mealtime Uillealann pipes playing as we ate. lovely Staff helpful and nice a real family run business can't wait to go back to this Hidden Gem .... A little bit of...heaven just an hour away from us, we came away with clear relaxed heads it was wonderfulMore

Date of visit: June 2017
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TheMeetings A, Owner at Lily's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

We picked this B & B out for a one night stay because of its setting. The setting is beautiful. We were unable to sit on the patio due to rain but it would be wonderful for relaxing. The café & restaurant were closed when...we were there on a Tuesday evening but we were directed down the road to Jacobs Well in Rathdrum. Easy short drive and excellent food. Our rooms were fine but for a Tuesday night there were several visitors who were rather loud and inconsiderate. We did not talk to management about it as we expect some of this at most of the places we stay. I would ask not to be put in a room near the upstairs entry to the balcony & refreshments table. Friendly staff in the pub and B & B check in.More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

The restaurant was shabby. The food was tasteless, we ordered three different starters and three different meals, not one of them tasted good.When we left I had to have a chewing gum to get rid of the aftertaste. It was like two different places the...bar lively and friendly and the restaurant at the back the staff polite but not that friendly. It was like an overpriced badly cooked roadside cafe.More

Date of visit: May 2017
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TheMeetings A, Owner at Lily's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hi Ann, Thank you for stopping by. Your experience/view is thankfully very rare. Guests over the weekend raved about the food especially the wild game pie. The restaurant has recently been refurbished - new flooring and new windows. Clearly it won't be to everyone's taste....More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We spent a very relaxing afternoon on Sunday 30 April 2017. We drank Guiness and listened to great live music. The staff were welcoming, friendly and helpful. There is live music on Sundays from 4pm until 6pm - definitely worth a visit!

Date of visit: April 2017
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TheMeetings A, Owner at Lily's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed. Music outside on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays from 4 to 6 from now until mid September.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were able to walk to The Meetings from our B & B, and enjoy a beer after a busy day. It is a nice out of the way spot, and glad we stumbled upon this historic place from Thomas Moore's life.

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here for Sunday lunch it's a casual environment and that's all we were looking for but the atmosphere and the food was not so nice. When ordering we mentioned that we required a gluten free substitute as part of the meal and...when the meal arrived we discovered it contained a lot of soya sauce and therefore not gluten free. We shared a starter of chicken wings which were edible but not the tastiest and certainly not an attractive meal, pale wings with just a drizzle of sauce. My main was a Thai red curry, certainly not so authentic. It was quite spicy but also quite oily and I felt lacked a lot of flavour. I ended up eating my unsatisfactory meal alone and was unable to share as it also contained soya. Food again was edible, but so unfortunate that food quality was poor for the price and also the sauce for curry was so oily and lacked flavour. Also it's unfortunate that restaurants and staff are not so helpful in certain places when people have allergies. This was certainly the case here. I love food and love eating out, so frustrating when you have to pay for something of low quality with little flavour and one person is still hungry.More

Date of visit: April 2017
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