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Angler's Rest

Main Street, Ballyconnell, Ireland
+353 49 952 6391
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Ballyconnell, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my second time going here for steak! The atmosphere is really welcoming, the seating really comfortable and the whole layout relaxed. The staff are really helpful and although it’s oftentimes difficult to allocate seating, they will usually get you seated within 10-15mins. The...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When we first arrived up it was packed out the door. Kinda put me off, but we said we'd wait around! But after 20 minutes everyone just disappeared! As busy as the place was the staff was fantastic. All our orders were perfect the girls...More

Thank Ceallachain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a game night here on 23 feb hosted by ballyconnel gun club, what a fantastic night lovely venue great food, very friendly staff. Clean and comfortable rooms with a Irish breakfast, look forward to returning in the near future.

Thank sallyhB9703XE
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent minute steak, always delicious as are the chips and onion rings. Also excellent, efficient friendly staff. Great place to eat day or night.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This was our second trip to the Anglers Rest and again we were highly impressed by the place. Myself and my husband called in on Saturday night at 7:45pm for dinner. The place was buzzing and we were told that there would be up to...More

1  Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Decided on a short weekend away to county cavan with friends Graham & Sharon, on Saturday morning we all decided after shopping in Enniskillen County Fermanagh, we would stop of on our return at the Anglers Rest Ballyconnell, for a steak as we had been...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This place does excellent food and cocktails. Went here for my birthday with my family and we go often because we love the food! The portions are massive and you definitely leave feeling full and satisfied. Defo recommend it

Thank cizzacod
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Ate in the anglers rest with family for a birthday. Steak is brilliant and portions are very big. Tasted everyone else’s food including beef curry and prawn stir fry and everything was top notch. Would highly recommend. Staff were all very friendly and helpful.

Thank Fergus R
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

It’s my 4th time to eat here with friends. Can’t fault this place. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and the food is such great value. I strongly recommend the minute steak. Superb. Looking forward to my next visit. Gary

Thank Gareth1985
Reviewed 21 November 2017

There's a lovely friendly atmosphere in this pub, and the steaks are great, just make sure you're hungry because they're massive!

Thank Naoimh_Marie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ballyconnell, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Cavan  >  Ballyconnell
  • Phone Number: +353 49 952 6391
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