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The Tavern Bar & Restaurant

Murrisk | Murrisk, Westport Mayo, Ireland
+353 98 64060
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (53 reviews)
“mussels” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (44 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Murrisk | Murrisk, Westport Mayo, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here on the way back from a hike with a few friends and it was perfect for a quick bit of grub by the fire to warm us up. All the staff are friendly. The menu caters for everyone and it’s very reasonably priced....More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious and affordable food. Friendly staff and great atmosphere. Best seafood that I've had in ages. Good kids menu! Super recommend this place!

1  Thank Ariane V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal for our mothers birthday, great space lovely atmosphere and plenty of space. Loved the atmosphere and the paraphernalia on the walls:-) The staff were wonderful. There is something comforting about good quality pub grub. Though the place was packed, we...More

Thank FinReilly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here to recover from NYE celebrations (after a friend had recommended)- the Tavern did not disappoint. Beautiful, warm and cosy bar / restaurant, excellent food (very generous portions), great menu, a lovely pot of tea, accommodating and friendly staff- would definitely recommend...More

Thank Fionnghuala D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

after the winter solstice on 21 st Dec at Killadangan alignment, we dropped into The Tavern for a bowl of their delicious Chowder and brown bread. It too the chill out of our bones and as we were seated beside a glorious fire the chill...More

1  Thank 3ofakind2016
Ruth O, Owner at The Tavern Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 30fakind2016, Thank you so much fro your recent Tripadvisor review and for your lovely comments on both our service and food. We were delighted to offer so many of you sustenance after such an auspicious occasion and just regret the sun didn't make an...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took my daughter, so-in-law and 2 grandchildren for a meal last night. It was rather quiet but the service was still excellent. My grandson is a rather fussy eater but, because everything is freshly cooked, there was no problem amending the menu to suit...More

Thank Robin101fc
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We visited on Monday, the staff and service were excellent and the food was absolutely delicious. Thanks!

Thank Cait C
Ruth O, Owner at The Tavern Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Cait, Thank you so much for your recent Tripadvisor review and for your lovely comments Kind Regards Ruth

Reviewed 2 December 2017

This place was full to bursting when we visited, and we and several others had for wait a table to become available. It may seem like chaos, but the host seems to do a good job of keeping the queue in her head, and we...More

1  Thank L3K
Ruth O, Owner at The Tavern Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear L3K, Thank you so much for your recent Trip Advisor review and for your feedback. As the host on the day, I appreciate the thumbs up and regret that we didn't get your meal right for you. I can assure you that is not...More

Reviewed 23 November 2017

After a beach walk beyond Louisburgh, it was good to find The Tavern open and obviously popular. The lunch menu was good and varied. Our choices were fishcakes, which were excellent, and chowder which was also very good but a little heavy on the potato...More

Thank John B
Ruth O, Owner at The Tavern Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Dear John B, Thank you so much for your recent Trip Advisor review. I have made the kitchen aware of the your feedback concerning our chowder and are delighted that you enjoyed everything so much. Hope your return visit isn't too long in the waiting!...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Had our lunch there after a lovely walk down to Murrisk harbour. Great chowder and scallops with a Guinness beside a turf fire. What more do you want ????

Thank david B
Ruth O, Owner at The Tavern Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Dear David B, Delighted you enjoyed Murrisk and the beautiful surroundings and that we were able to offer a warm open fire and sustenance afterwards. Kind regards Ruth

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 12:30 AM
12:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Murrisk | Murrisk, Westport Mayo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +353 98 64060
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Open fire's and cozy snugs await you .Locally sourced food from our award winning menu are on offer daily in the shadow of Croagh Patrick on the shores of Clew Bay. Come and visit
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