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E.J. Kings

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Irish, , Seafood
Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21330
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
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151 - 160 of 563 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Good crowd but doesn't live up to menu description (to be fair menu is very imaginative )as food served bares little resemblance to that described,Eg 'seafood pie' received more accurate description would be ,'less fish than a fish finger,some cream and approx 90 % potato'...More

Thank MG C
Evie F, Guest Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Hi MG C, Thank you for your feedback, we are disappointed to hear your feedback & we will most certainly pass it on to the chef. Ej's is well know for serving high quality seafood - so your comments are surprising. We hope that should...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Good beer and a decent bar menu. Restaurant upstairs for a bit more posh nosh. Was busy (as you would expect during the Connemara pony show)

Thank David H
Evie F, Guest Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Hi David H, Many thanks for posting a review for us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Ej's. Hope you had a good week at the show ( despite the weather)

Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

During our week in Clifden we ate here 3 times . The food was superb . I've never seen such a large portion of fish !! Also the music in the evenings was brilliant . Carey Gibson had us all up dancing . They have...More

Thank Jillforsythe
Evie F, Guest Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Hi Jillforsythe, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed dining with us & the entertainment.

Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The food was good the night we visited but staffing left a lot to be desired. There just seemed to be no organisation and lots of staff with no designated jobs especially on a busy bank holiday weekend. The food is good quality and was...More

Thank Chrispk2
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Dear Chrispk2 Thank you for your recent review. I am thrilled that you and your party enjoyed your meal here at EJ Kings. However, I am sincerely disappointed to hear about the service you received during your visit with us. The standard of service you...More

Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Staff are so nice and relaxed . Food is absolutely lovely . Does breakfast lunch and dinner . great craic in the nightlife .desserts are rely niceMore

Thank chickenlover03
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Dear Chickenlover03, Thank you for your kind words in your recent review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit here with us at E.J. Kings, and that you enjoyed the food and nightlife. Hopefully we can welcome you back in the very near future....More

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We were late getting to Clifden, and went here because it was the closest place to us. Couldn't have made a better choice. Had to go to the Restuarant with tired young children. The staff were amazing,and couldn't have been more Gracious. The meals were...More

Thank Peter B
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Dear Peter B, Thank you for your kind words. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit here with us at E.J. Kings. Hopefully we can welcome you back in the very near future. Kind regards, Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here our first night in Clifden. The service was fantastic, we felt very welcome and the staff were great with the kids. The food was delicious, some of the best food we've had since coming to Ireland.

Thank Melanie B
Evie F, Front Office Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Dear Melanie B, Thank you for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit here with us at E.J. Kings. Hopefully we can welcome you back in the very near future. Kind regards, Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant serves usual pub food. Staff was friendly and pretty quick. Nothing outstanding but good enough.

Thank Graham S
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Dear Graham S, Many thanks for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit here with us at E.J. Kings. Hopefully we can welcome you back in the very near future. Kind regards, Evie Faulkner

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Went here for a late lunch on a Tuesday afternoon. On arrival the place was busy but we found a table and eventually got menus. After another long wait we got to order I asked the waitress if there was cheese in the cajun chicken...More

Thank foxtrot45
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Dear Foxtrot45, Thank you for your recent review. We are sincerely disappointed you did not enjoy your visit with us here in E.J. Kings. The standard of food and service you received is not the standard of food and service in which we pride ourselves...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016

...stopped there for a simple cup of tea and were surprised about the excellent quality of it. The Bar is typically irish, a very cosy place and the service was friendly and helpful.

Thank hapeschmid
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2016

Dear Hapeschmid, Many thanks for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit here with us at E.J. Kings. Hopefully we can welcome you back in the very near future. Kind regards, Evie Faulkner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21330
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