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The Old Arch - Bar & Bistro

) #2 of 16 Restaurants in Claremorris ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Irish, , European
James Street | Claremorris, Claremorris, Ireland
+353 94 936 2777
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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James Street | Claremorris, Claremorris, Ireland
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Reviews (225)
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving from Galway to Sligo we found that the restaurant on the main road we normally stop to eat at was closed so we checked out trip advisor and we decided to come off the main road to check out the Old Arch Bar &...More

Thank FanNZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came across this "quaint & little" bar, which when you walk in turns out to be a very large restaurant which is warm & welcoming. Didn't intend to eat here. (Sat, 10th June), my wife & i got a drink, but seeing how busy it...More

Thank spenny40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is warm and charming! Service is excellent and friendly! Value meals are also good! The Duck and the Lamb was outstanding! Steak was over cooked & mushroom appetizer ( not so good) . Creme Brûlée is amazing!

1  Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself & my sister callaed in for lunch (3pm) had to wait 10 minutes to be acknowledged & seated. It took at least 15 minutes to get menus. when our order was taken it took 35 minutes to get our food & some of the...More

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here. Friendly kind staff. Nice layout of the bar / restaurant. Surprisingly great selection of wine. Ordered the sea food chowder and the sea food salad (in an ocean dining mood)... The chowder was EXCELLENT- really good - but it was served...More

1  Thank Sean F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely Pub and good food and service. Would recommend the food there and it also has a quaint little garden outside.

1  Thank skippingropeNeasden
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Old - Arch is always a sure bet. Wonderful food - compliments to the chef, wonderful staff - always professional and friendly, lovely ambience, never rushed - compliments to management team also!

1  Thank BspyB
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner for a family gathering. The food was excellent as was the service. Thanks again for a lovely night and will definitely be back !

1  Thank doolsmen
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Old Arch doesn't take reservations for Sunday lunch, so we arrived early, hoping to get a table in the snug, as one of the party finds noise a huge problem. when we arrived, the manager explained that there was a party booked in for...More

Thank mcgumary
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Nice, cosy little place with great food and excellent service! Eat here if you are passing through Claremorris!

1  Thank minibreakerer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: James Street | Claremorris, Claremorris, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Claremorris
  • Phone Number: +353 94 936 2777
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