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Linnane's Lobster Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , Seafood
New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
+353 65 707 8120
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (50 reviews)
“crab cakes” (43 reviews)
“chowder” (56 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 456 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant was recommended and definitely worth it! The view is great, service was friendly and attentive. Fabulous specials and a very extensive regular menu. Shared the mussels in butter garlic and it was more than enough for 2 also very tasty! Cod special of...More

Thank Megan L
Reviewed yesterday

While working on an ongoing photo project in Ireland I happened upon Linnane's. Feel so lucky to have walked through their doors--the service was fantastic, the food was so delicious and the view was beautiful too. I will make a point of revisiting this spot...More

Thank PadraigiNineill
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great crab dishes but the cod dish was exceedingly bland. The last time I visited (June), the fish dish was also bland.

Thank patrick M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopping off here on a mild end of August day just needing a snack we partook of chowder, smoked salmon open sandwich , wine and tea. The place was full but we asked a couple if we could join them at their bench. despite being...More

Thank claremorrisdolly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance. Typical atmosphere, beautiful seaview, outside of touristical paths. Excellent seafood quality, large portions at right price.

1  Thank Roberto L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I decided to take a day off work 2 weeks ago and travel from Limerick to New Quay, the weather wasn't the best but the friendly management and staff and the glorious seafood was worth the journey. I had the mussels to start, they were...More

1  Thank 937dermoto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were driving south and had read the reviews so decided to diverted here for lunch. We were so pleased did as it was a hot day and we ate outside. The food was beautiful very fresh.. Seafood chowder and lobster were delicious. Definitely with...More

Thank JonSebastian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were catching up with relatives in Gort and they took us for dinner at Linnane's. Firstly, it's in a beautiful setting with great views but it is very popular and therefore it's sometimes hard to get a reservation. We couldn't reserve a table large...More

Thank AFrequentTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good seafood restaurant not far from Ballyvaughn. Right on the water and an interesting location, although somewhat difficult to find. All five of us were pleased with our seafood selections. The service was attentive and made good recommendations. When the locals hang out for...More

Thank hopk2837
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location alone is a winner beautiful views. The place is a little of the beaten track we went from a recommendation that did not disappoint. The food was beautiful very fresh. My muscles however where a bit gritty which I did not like however...More

1  Thank NiamhJulia89
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Laurence H
28 November 2015|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, but Linnane's is on the South side of Galway bay and a very long way from Westport and Clew bay, so I cannot help. But I wish you a great holiday. best,Ian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Quay | Burren, New Quay, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  New Quay
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 8120
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