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“Birthday dinner”
Review of The Dungeon

The Dungeon
Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Lahardaun
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$17 - US$63
Description: As its name would suggest, the unique setting located on the lower ground floor of the castle invites diners to enjoy a range of satisfying dishes from the bistro-style menu with a focus on traditional Irish cuisine beneath the historic curved stone ceiling. Together with a relaxed ambience, it makes for a wonderful and memorable dining experience.
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Description: As its name would suggest, the unique setting located on the lower ground floor of the castle invites diners to enjoy a range of satisfying dishes from the bistro-style menu with a focus on traditional Irish cuisine beneath the historic curved stone ceiling. Together with a relaxed ambience, it makes for a wonderful and memorable dining experience.
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My husband & I visited this restaurant this evening as part of our two night mini break to Ashford Castle. Extensive wine list & a sufficient cocktail menu were presented to us upon being seated. The Long Island iced teas were delicious as was the bottle of Rioja my husband ordered. We ordered our starters which were lovely but unfortunately the chateaubriand ordered for our main arrived medium rare instead of medium and unfortunately put us off our main course but overall the professionalism and courteous staff made the situation better. We both look forward to trying this restaurant again at some point. Special thank you to the male member of staff who gave us a tour of the wine cellar.

Thank ADawg99
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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at The Dungeon, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Good Afternoon ADawg99,

Thank you for your review, I am delighted to read you enjoyed your experience for most part, however I am sorry to read your chateaubriand was not prepared as requested, I shall look into this further with the team.

I do look forward to hopefully having the opportunity to welcome you back to us again.

Sincerely,

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We enjoyed a great meal in the Dungeon. Great atmosphere, nicest dungeon I have ever seen! :) The food was delicious, though some of the starters were really, really small. Staff was friendly.

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Thank Candace C
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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at The Dungeon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Christi S,

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on the Dungeon and for taking the time to write your review.
I do look forward to hopefully welcoming you back in person.

Sincerely

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Reviewed 21 July 2018

The food here was excellent. This is a great place for dinner if you are looking for a less formal experience than in the dining room. The service here, as with the rest of the castle, was fantastic.

Thank Christi S
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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at The Dungeon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear Christi S

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on our Dungeon experience.
We are delighted to read you enjoyed your evening and we look forward to hopefully having the oppertuity to welcome you back to us again soon.

Sincerely

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Just walking into The Dungeon, we went back in time but quickly realized this was a 'state of the art' dungeon...it was difficult to choose from the available items on the menu; each sounded 'lovely'! Our meal was delicious; the service impeccable and the atmosphere was beyond intriguing. It was a great choice for us.

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Thank irishsec
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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at The Dungeon, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Dear irishsec

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on our offerings here at Ashford Castle.
We greatly appreciate all your feedback and kind words.

I will be sure to pass your comments along to our Teams and I look forward to hopefully having the oppertuniyt to welcome you back in person to us again soon.

Sincerely

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Dined here at 6pm on a Friday night. Catch of the day was delicious and very fresh and the filet meal was also done to perfection. Could not have asked for a better meal and service to end our vacation.

Thank Sofygraves1
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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at The Dungeon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Dear Sofygraves1

Thank you ever so much for your feedback, we are delighted you enjoyed your experience in "The Dungeon".
I will be sure to pass your feedback along to our team, who will be thrilled to learn you enjoyed your evening.

Sincerely,

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