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Scholars Townhouse Hotel Restaurant

King Street, Drogheda, Ireland
+353 41 983 5410
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (10 reviews)
“pork belly” (8 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Irish, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
King Street, Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

By pure chance we chose the most beautiful hotel in town. Lovely room and public spaces. Beautifully renovated dining room that serves excellent food. Book in advance as this restaurant is busy for a good reason. Nothing to see or do in Drogheda itself apart...More

Thank Satu J
Reviewed 5 days ago

A quaint little spot, ideal for afternoon tea, or early evening drinks before heading further into town. Lovely decor, is especially cosy at Christmas.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The décor is the high point for this restaurant. Nice paintings depicting the Battle of the Boyne on the ceiling, lots of interesting paintings hanging on the walls, and elegant table settings. We ordered the four course set menu and we had lamb shank on...More

Thank EuropeAnnually
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had previously enjoyed excellent dining at Scholars ( the Afternoon Tea served in the bar is a treat ) We booked a table for 2 to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. The setting is very attractive & it is possible to park at the...More

Thank D L
Scholars1867, Owner at Scholars Townhouse Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your recent review. We have discussed the issues raised with the culinary team and have addressed any issues we felt needed adjustment. The menus are continuously changing and although the steak garnish has been on longer than expected the rest of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Elegant, sophisticated, impeccable service and extraordinary food” Fabulous Fabulous all the way exquiste. Such a fabulous experience out for dinner with my girlfriends all I can say isi t sure has the Wow Factor. I love eating out and do quite alot my pals just...More

Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I are foodies and finding exceptional restaurants when we travel is part of our routine. We were staying in the hotel on our last night of a 3 week vacation and decided to eat in the hotel. What a delight to end...More

Thank Lynn Marie F
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We actually ate in the Gastrolounge here. Three of us ordered from the lounge menu and I ordered from the restaurant menu - of course, all the meals come from the same kitchen. The restaurant menu had some different items but was slightly more expensive....More

Thank kerilou
Reviewed 9 June 2017

My husband and I ate dinner here as we were staying at the hotel. It turned out to be one of the best meals we had on our month long trip. The staff was really nice and accommodating as well.

Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this spot. The bar is very comfortable for a few nice quiet drinks and has great bar food. The restaurant is top class serving high quality high class food. It can be a little bit on the expensive side but you really get...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The beautiful decor including original ‘Battle of the Boyne’ frescos are the perfect setting for an enjoyable dining experience. The menu is always well thought out, with an emphasis on local produce. Service is also ‘quiet’ but efficient

Thank Jackie Q
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Questions & Answers
6 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Scholars1867 | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay in responding, smart casual is the dress code in General. We hope this answers your question. Regards Mark Mc Gowan GM
Sid K
12 January 2017|
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Response from MarkMcGowan | Property representative |
Sid We have a full three course Vegetarian menu. At the moment we have a goats cheese tart or poached peached with blue cheese salad. For main course we have chick pea fallafel or butternut squash risotto. Thank you Mark... More
Dylan D
12 September 2016|
Response from MarkMcGowan | Property representative |
Hi, the majority of our menus are gluten free in our restaurant. Any dishes that are not gluten free can generally be altered once mentioned to a member of staff. Ie Gluten free bread exchanged on the soup or black pudding... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 41
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Street, Drogheda, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 983 5410
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Scholars Townhouse Hotel
Scholars Townhouse Hotel restaurant is an award winning 2AA rosette restaurant. Proving modern Irish cuisine with International influence of todays culture in Ireland.
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