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The Oarsman

Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
+353 71 962 1733
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (40 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (18 reviews)
“pork” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 635 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I feel really bad after eating in this establishment. It was agreed when making the reservation that we would have the table from 6.30-8.30pm. During this time the staff started moving tables around in preparation for a group coming in and we were informed at...More

Thank Deirdre B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited The Oarsman today and what a fabulous place. From opening the door onwards...... The staff,the ambiance,the service,the food,the wine,the price. All 5 star from us & it was just a random Saturday lunch for two hungry folks!

Thank stephanie c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing place to eat. I had mussles and they were probably the best I have ever tasted. Fabulous service from staff and very efficient and friendly. Would most definitely come back.

Thank shellybham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were coming from Sligo with friends when they suggested we call to the oarsman.It was a brilliant choice as we had a superb meal excellent service and advice about what we were about to eat.Would recommend without hesitationMore

Thank John M
TheOarsman, Owner at The Oarsman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear John Thank you very much for your feedback & rating, we really appreciate your comments. It is a great endorsement for the team to see that their hard work is valued. We hope to have the opportunity to look after you again. Conor, Ronan...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called into Oarsman today at lunchtime. Was just passing through. I have called here a fair number of times in the past. The food is always fantastic. It is always great value. The staff are so attentive and friendly. Today I had a venison stew...More

Thank Dominic H
TheOarsman, Owner at The Oarsman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dominic Thank you very much for your feedback & rating, we really appreciate your comments. We are so glad you enjoyed the local venison and I'll be sure to pass on your comments to the team. Conor, Ronan & all the team at The...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The title really says it all. Good Irish food and nice staff but let down by the prices (pretty excessive for a country pub). If you are coming on a weekend then booking is pretty essential as they don't have many covers. High point was...More

Thank flipper202
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided on the spur of the moment to treat ourselves to an evening meal and took a chance on a table being available at The Oarsman. The maitre' de went away to check and retuned with 2 possibilities, one beside the stove and a classical...More

Thank Moonlight_in_Mayo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food , great service , great location but expect to pay a little more. Lots of variety in the menu and while you wait a bit longer everything is always fresh.

Thank tabbyLeitrim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in on a busy Saturday evening on the off chance we could get a table and we were duly obliged.. all of the staff we met were very pleasant and professional.. the food was sublime and the overall experience first class. Would highly...More

1  Thank Nell838
TheOarsman, Owner at The Oarsman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nell838 Thank you very much for your feedback & rating, we really appreciate your comments & we hope to have the opportunity to look after you again. Conor, Ronan & all the team at The Oarsman

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick drink on the way over to collect our boat for the weekend. The barman was friendly and the food looked nice, although we didn't eat. Recommended.

Thank iano568
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street | Co. Leitrim, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Leitrim  >  Carrick-on-Shannon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 962 1733
  • E-mail
Description
We are a multi award winning bar & restaurant featured in the Michelin Guide. We are passionate advocates of using well sourced quality local & artisinal ingredients. As we are the seventh generation of our family in the hospitality trade we know the importance of continuing the legacy of offering a high quality service led experience. We would love to welcome you to The Oarsman soon.
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