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The Malthouse

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Irish, Bar, Pub, European
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The Malt House The Square | Mountbellew, Ballinasloe H53X0A9, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Just had the most fabulous meal with my family at this pub/restaurant. The 20 minute wait for a table was worth it. The service was excellent and the food hot and delicious. Our waitress was friendly and efficient. A good menu choice for starters, main course and dessert. Would highly recommend this restaurant.

1 Thank Patricia O
Ballinasloe, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

I love to frequent the Malthouse for Sunday lunch, there's a great selection of main meals and desserts and the staff are so helpful and friendly.

1 Thank Ashaflah
County Galway, Ireland
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

My wife and I arranged to meet my Brother and his wife somewhere for a meal and a few drinks Sunday evening the 9th of October. Because we lived some distance from each other we wanted to meet somewhere that was about half way for both. We choose the Malt House Pub / Restaurant in the Square Mountbellew None of... More 

1 Thank 24682016
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

You may have to queue for 10 minutes at weekends but the food is always worth it! Staff are extremely friendly and helpful...and childproof!!! Nothing is too much bother. Loving cosy setting.

1 Thank antogallbee
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Great food - highly recommend the lasagne. Fantastic, home cooked food. Steak and the curry also very good.

2 Thank KevinM8276
Bedford, England, United Kingdom
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here with family who live locally. Surprised how busy it was given the remote location. We ate here on a Saturday evening and the place was full! The menu initially seemed quite expensive, however, the food arrived quickly and portion sizes were very generous. I had the lasagne which was delicious. We shared the Malteser Cheesecake for dessert but... More 

Thank Marie C
Athlone, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Arrived into Malthouse at 4.55pm this evening...and it was 5.20pm before any of the staff acknowledged my exsistence.....1 guy and 2 girls behind the bar who appeared too involved in their conversation to take my order, so the lady who was cleaning tables etc asked if my order had been taken, and she then informed me the menu I was... More 

4 Thank johntiernan1976
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

It was a Sunday, we were passing through Mountbellew and needed to eat. We choose the place that was busiest, in fact there were queues. We were seated quickly. It had a very good menu some items a little pricey but the specials were very reasonable. The food is waitress served. The food was good quality and good portion sizes.... More 

2 Thank Benchdublin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Got to malthouse on Sunday as many Sundays before to be met by queue, worst thing is when you finally get a seat the queues have eyes on you table throughout your meal and so on ,not ideal situation but have to say food Is good but pricy ,try and get there early on a Sunday and before staff get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

First visit here and what a find, fantastic steak accompanied with whatever you fancy all served by terrific staff If in the area well worth a visit, the reason people may have to wait for a table is simple, this place is so good it draws big numbers of diners. Just a pointer, someone badly needs to define where this... More 

3 Thank neilevan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Malt House The Square | Mountbellew, Ballinasloe H53X0A9, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Ballinasloe
  • Phone Number: 353909679255

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?