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Brooks Carlow

Tullow Street, Carlow Ireland, Ireland
+353 59 913 3111
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (33 reviews)
“scones” (8 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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8:30 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Irish, Cafe, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Tullow Street, Carlow Ireland, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked dinner here with friends and have to say it didn't disappoint. Staff are so friendly & everything from the perfectly cooked steak to the tasty fish & chips...... Yum Will we be back...... Yes

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took residents I work with to Brooks for their lunch & the young girl that served us was so lovely & very accomodating to what we wanted. I was very pleased with her service but I was disappointed with my lunch, I chose the...More

Thank Niamh B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in brooks is gorgeous! The setting is lovely and the staff seem extremely nice and accommodating. The food took a bit longer than expected to arrive but it was worth the wait.

Thank Meggles1456
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I visited Brooks restaurant on recommendation from our B and B. we had our young toddler with us and the staff and facilities at the restaurant catered for him. We had a beautiful meal, friendly staff and excellent service.

Thank Ciarsmac
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

4 of us came here to eat very last minute on a Friday night. They were so accommodating and lovely even though we'd walked in 5 mins before last orders and they had 2 big parties of people to serve as well. The food was...More

1  Thank Suzi H
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I made a visit Wednesday 13th, I had decided to call in after passing by it a few times. I eventually got around to it. First glance upon entering I loved the appearance of the place, it was very homely and welcoming. I took a...More

Thank James o
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Party of 7. Great menu, plenty of choice. Food was excellent. Service was fantastic. Really could not have asked for better.

Thank BarryJC27
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Lovely bistro in the heart of Carlow. The restaurant has a nice feel to it and the interior is lovely. There is a good selection of food on the menu - something for everyone. We ordered a couple of different items for lunch, one being...More

Thank zosia92
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The staff here have to be the most unfrindliest I've ever come across. I've worked in hotels and bars for twenty five years. When a customer comes in, if you're interested in your job, a pleasant hello how are you, its a nice day is...More

1  Thank Donnacha F
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We usually go down here for a coffee once a week, the staff are lovely & it has recently been re-decorated & looks really well, there's plenty of room & it's a lovely place to catch up with friends.

Thank Endak-Carlow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
8:30 AM - 12:30 AM
8:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tullow Street, Carlow Ireland, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Carlow
  • Phone Number: +353 59 913 3111
The newly renovated Brooks is a much loved haunt for coffee lovers by day and a great spot for relaxing and unwinding in a warm, friendly atmosphere over breakfast, brunch, a delicious signature sandwich or a popular lunch special – all made to order with fresh, local ingredients.

As the evening sets in, Brooks transforms into a casual dining restaurant offering an evening menu with fresh seafood, steak, burgers, pizza’s and a range of classic dishes as well as a selection of sharing platters and light bites.

TripAdvisor have awarded a 2016 Certificate of Excellence to Brooks.
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