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Veldon's Seafarer

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Letterfrack ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, , Seafood
Main Street, Letterfrack, Ireland
+353 95 41046
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“chowder” (17 reviews)
“mussels” (19 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Main Street, Letterfrack, Ireland
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Reviews (246)
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Straightforward nice, cosy pub. We just had a sandwich and a drink for lunch (on a rather rainy day), but it was very good and sensibly priced. Service was very pleasant.

Thank Papa_Polo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really excellent food especially the Kalamari and fish and chips. Well deserved after visit to Connemara national park. Would recommend this highly.

Thank J_McN_2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have being going to Connemara for many years now and travel thru letterfrack on numerous occasions but never visited Veldons until this August. After a long walk around Kylemore this was a needed stop. Family "starving" and Veldons didn't disappoint. It was fabulous. We...More

Thank Avrilbf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Returning to the area again this year, we couldn't wait to enjoy a meal at Veldons. We were not disappointed. The guys and girls who welcome you through the door continue to do so with a warm smile. And the food is as good as...More

2  Thank JodyHatter
Reviewed 1 week ago

We promised ourselves a good seafood meal after a long trip and this was the place! The choice was wonderful and the fish fresh. When we had a personal problem the staff were calm and helpful, going the extra mile and making it a memorable...More

Thank Anne R
siobhanbennett, Public Relations Manager at Veldon's Seafarer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you enjoyed the seafood so much & that our staff where able to help you out!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely meal outdoors on a beautiful July evening. Perfectly cooked fish and very good service. Very reasonable overall.

Thank lanepat1
siobhanbennett, Public Relations Manager at Veldon's Seafarer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lovely to hear that you thought it was good value & that you had good enough weather to be able to sit outside & enjoy your meal

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for dinner twice, the first time having fish and chips and then being more adventurous . Great menu, friendly staff, good beer.

Thank Oz5_10
siobhanbennett, Public Relations Manager at Veldon's Seafarer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear you enjoyed your first meal so much that you returned for a second. Hopefully we will see you for a third! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here for a spot of lunch. We have veg soup, toasties, chowder and mussels. The food was perfect and a big shout out goes to the chowder and mussels (the smaller portion was very good value and was a perfect size). Friendly staff...More

Thank DmacanT
siobhanbennett, Public Relations Manager at Veldon's Seafarer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear that you enjoyed your experience so much.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went for dinner last night as we both love seafood, and to say the food was to die for is a total understatement, I've dined in many Restaurants and always go for seafood above meat if I feel its a good place for seafood...More

Thank NangieBoo
siobhanbennett, Public Relations Manager at Veldon's Seafarer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your very kind review! Delighted you enjoyed it so much & hope to see you soon

Reviewed 15 July 2017

Came here after a hike in Connemara National Park. I had the chowder which was delicious and came with lovely fresh brown bread. My husband had the Lamb Irish stew which he loved. Ambience is good - service was efficient.

Thank philbert415
siobhanbennett, Public Relations Manager at Veldon's Seafarer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hope you enjoyed the view from the diamond as much as the food :)

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Nearby Attractions
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2,468 reviews
3.93 km away
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Connemara National Park
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deborah h
5 July 2016|
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Response from siobhanbennett | Property representative |
If you ask your server they have a list of all the menu & what allergens they may contain
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Letterfrack, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Letterfrack
  • Phone Number: +353 95 41046
  • E-mail
Veldons Seafarer Bar and Restaurant is located in Letterfrack village at one of the main crossroads in Connemara – the heart of Connemara! We are located along the Wild Atlantic Way where the landscape is shaped by the sea and the local characters are full of creativity and chat.

The bar has been a hub of activity for many years with Veldons Bar also being main grocers in the area. The old shop is now our great new restaurant.

We aim to offer a friendly welcoming atmosphere where locals and visitors can enjoy a visit.

Great food is served all day in the bar and we also have a separate restaurant. We are perfectly located for a quick coffee and sandwich before you carry on with your journey, a hearty steak after you have conquered Diamond Hill, or make a weekend of it and enjoy the ambiance of our restaurant followed by a pint in the bar!

There is always a smiling face and a warm welcome in Veldons Seafarer.
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