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Town Hall Cafe

Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
+353 65 689 2333
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab” (12 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Cafe, Seafood, Central European, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lot of fuss about nothing. Overpriced. Anyone can write a good menu. We haved to go to up around the coast of Clare or to Barna, Athlone etc to experience what is referred to as fine dining. Ennis is a good town, plenty of...More

2  Thank paddybolly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal last night. We had booked a table for 9.30 which was lucky as the restaurant was full. We had a beautiful meal food was amazing from start to finish. The manager was very nice and professional and our waiter was superb...More

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Six of my family had a superb meal here. The choice was excellent and the quality of the ingredients was superb. We were well looked after by Cathal on the night. For the quality of food on offer here they are extremely well priced. Would...More

Thank eileen632018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in without a reservation and they were full. Mary, however went out of her way to make sure our party was seated within 15 minutes. Although they were busy the service was still exceptional. We are the nightly dinner which included a starter,...More

Thank julie2005
Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is a superb restaurant situated in the Old Ground Hotel ,Ennis. Food ingredients are well sourced,the standard of food preparation is top class and this is on a consistent basis as we have dined here on quite a few occasions over the past year....More

Thank Dec60_13
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Delicious food and the staff are so well trained Lunch was served quickly and its was so hot and fresh.

1  Thank Catmuropy
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Possibly a bit deceiving from the outside this small restaurant does great food. We did a lunch with some colleagues and all dishes were really good and plentiful. Desserts were actually superb.

Thank Marcus H
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Whether it is for lunch or dinner the Town Hall is a high end restaurant to enjoy a relaxed friendly meal, a romantic evening or a family gathering. Extensive and exquisite choice of food all at affordable prices. Great selection of wine. Professional service with...More

Thank Siobhan D
Reviewed 13 February 2018

This is the place to take your friends for a lovely meal, excellent service and lovely atmosphere, our friends took us here last week.

Thank Tomsheedy1954
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food and service. It was our 10th wedding anniversary and it's one we will always remember as the quality of food was amazing. 😁

Thank Hogan0606
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Ericka C
3 February 2017|
Response from carmel s |
yes best food in ennis
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14 April 2015|
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Response from MaryGleeson | Property representative |
A delicious freshly cooked breakfast is always available in the hotel It can be in either restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street | Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Ennis
  • Phone Number: +353 65 689 2333
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Old Ground Hotel
The Town Hall provides excellent food from local produce in an historic setting surrounded by original art. It has been rated by Paolo Tuillo, renowned restaurant critic as Best Value Restaurant in Ireland in 2013. Favourite dishes include Herb crusted Rack of Burren Lamb, Port and Redcurrant jus, Miltown Malby Crab tasting plate with a Crab Cake on coconut aioli, grilled Crab Claw with lime and dill mayonnaise.
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