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The Headfort Arms Headfort Place, Kells, Ireland
+353 46 924 0084
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Headfort Arms Headfort Place, Kells, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Superb produce and beautifully cooked and served in a warm lively atmosphere. You need look no further in Kells.

Thank Constantine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is associated with the Headfort Arms but is separate so open to non-guests. They have good a la carte with two or three courses plus coffee for a fixed price. Reasonable wine list at reasonable prices. The 'coffee' at the end of the meal...More

Thank Sam3314
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of four and we had a lovely meal there. Great set menu. Kids ate mains free on certain days. Can't fault the service. Would highly recommend.

Thank Nicola M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here before a wedding as we were staying in the hotel. It was a very lovely experience. The staff were helpful and most attentive, the menu was very good and we were all happy with our meals. I ate the duck liver pate...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great here, hot and fresh I had lasagne it’s was very tasty had a glass of wine to wash it down which was really nice staff are friendly and very accommodating

1  Thank ker85
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

It was with trepidation I attended with my sisters and mother. I have dined in the Vanilla pod once before and enjoyed it but I’ve never to a “brand” specific night like this before. There was limited info given regarding the menu when booking and...More

1  Thank clareyfairy7
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I recently visited here with my family, myself my wife and two children (ages 10 and 14). The early bird menu had so much to offer as-well as the kids menu, it took my wife and I a long time to decided as everything was...More

1  Thank georgieW66
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Don't recommend we had food here awhile ago food was ok Staff were rude confusion over the bill and the female staff member was very rude when we tried to correct their mistake

2  Thank DamMac80
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Comfortable stylish decor. Friendly capable staff who are always happy and chatty. The service was fantastic and the food was faultless from a real crowd pleasing menu that delivers on taste, quality and price.

Thank jillianon
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We ate here for the first time on a thundery Friday night to celebrate a birthday. The place was packed, great atmosphere but lacking in elbow room, staff had to be very careful clearing away dishes to the kitchen. We were offered the early bird...More

Thank Emily O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Headfort Arms Headfort Place, Kells, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Kells
  • Phone Number: +353 46 924 0084
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