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The courthouse

1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 969 2848
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (10 reviews)
“rice pudding” (5 reviews)
“hake” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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Reviews (167)
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11 - 20 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 28 February 2017

My wife and I dined in the courthouse on a Saturday evening. We were seated straight away and our order was taken quickly. My wife has the beef which she said was lovely and I had the fish and chips which was also very nice....More

1  Thank 086bigtom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Courthouse is fabulous for a meal. Always a relaxing intimate atmosphere. The staff are very professional and the food is absolutely delicious! I would definitely recommend the seafood croquettes for starter and the chocolate bowl for dessert. The slow cooked beef, the steak and...More

Thank zitakelly2016
Reviewed 29 January 2017

One of my favourite restaurants in County Monaghan. Staff are courteous and professional. Food is fresh, well presented and tasty. Would recommend.

1  Thank Claire D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Courthouse is a beautiful restaurant. The staff are ver professional and friendly. Food is very tasty, great specials on the menue. We also went for lunch on a few occasions. .

1  Thank G6553UHmariem
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and the service is second to none, they know exactly what wine would suit your meal the best !

Thank georginam95
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great atmosphere in a tastefully restored building, with tapas available at bar downstairs. Comfortable restaurant, friendly staff and good service. Varied choice on menu with good selection of "specials" as well as regular a la carte. Definitely returning!

Thank 2008J-V
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Having travelled half the length of the country from Limerick, it was a wonderful surprise to have such a beautiful lunch. The ambience and welcome was top class. The food was wonderful, I had Pate, followed by Pork Belly and a cheese board for desert....More

Thank Foodandstayreviews
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The wife and I ate here last week en route to Dublin. Arriving late, there was no issue with getting a table. We both had venison with vegetables. A beautiful dish and well presented. The decor is good and the service is professional, but friendly....More

Thank AvidIrishReader
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Easily one of the best Sunday lunches we have ever had and we have travelled all over the world eating in some of the top restaurants! In the relaxed ambience of the courthouse restaurant dining room we experienced absolutely delicious food, served by staff who...More

Thank Allan W
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

To our surprise, we found lots of good food in Ireland, even in smallish towns. The Courthouse was one of our favorite finds, with really inventive and excellent foods. The venison was delicious and the steak was maybe the best we had in the country....More

Thank rundeep
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
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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