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The courthouse

1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 969 2848
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (10 reviews)
“rice pudding” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Though we were initially the only ones inside The Courthouse at 6 PM on a Wednesday evening in January, slowly it began to fill up and we could easily see why. As soon as you walk in and upstairs to the dining room, it is...More

Thank Erica P
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We are regulars at the Courthouse, but on December 29th we had the best meal to date. Highlights were the superb Scallops and delicious Pork Belly, while the Pannacotta with Rhubarb was fabulous. All six of us were delighted with all three courses. In our...More

1  Thank Brendan M
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great meal, the staff are always very friendly, food is simple but delicious. I had the pork belly which was fantastic. Warm sticky toffee pudding to finish. Can’t wait to return!

1  Thank shane l
Reviewed 1 January 2018

So glad I tried this place recently, as the food was fantastic. We started off with the courthouse cocktail which was lovely, followed by a charcuterie plate for starters. The main course was fantastic and our waitress was lovely and chatty but not too in...More

1  Thank Jillian M
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely quaint French style restaurant, excellent service and food.. atmosphere was fantastic for new years eve, staff were attentive, friendly & extremely professional, 5 star service! Food was a true experience, monkfish, venison, ox thong, yummy! arrive early for a cocktail, a must! We travelled...More

1  Thank Ann Marie M
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Recent visit over holiday with family. The Courthouse maintains a high standard in food and service. Great to see the place full. Highly recommended for quality food and great service. Also does a great tapas menu if you are looking for something small. All 5...More

Thank dickb
Reviewed 11 December 2017

23 of us visited this glorious restaurant yesterday for a family birthday. I left later in the evening asking myself how the restaurant manages such a high standard of cuisine, charming and efficient service and good value. Frankly, this is the best meal I've had...More

1  Thank Charliegirl2010
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Another wonderful lunch at The Courthouse. It never fails to provide the highest quality food and service. Looking forward to going back again soon.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I occasionally have Sunday lunch at the Courthouse and am always impressed and satisfied with the great food and service. It's a consistent winner.

Thank Hugh H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Came here on the recommendation of a friend (and the Bib Gourmand didn't hurt) and it exceeded all of our expectations. The staff were friendly, informative and enthusiastic, without being over the top. The wine was superb (a glass of the chardonnay and the garnacha)...More

Thank johnnyomahony
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Catherine C
21 March 2018|
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Response from Catherine C |
They only have vegetarian menu unfortunately, they got back to me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: +353 42 969 2848
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