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“Food is fine but expensive”
Review of An Poitin Stil

An Poitin Stil
Ranked #1 of 14 Restaurants in Rathcoole
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Irish
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Distillery barrels line ceiling in the lounge leading to an authentic whisky stil inlaid above the open fire place that has many of the working parts intact including the copper kettle & boiler that is still in use today to help heat the premises. Many of the original beams are used in the support structures and in the front public bar where the counter dates back before the 1970's. There are many unique displays scattered throughout the property including a letter sent from a passenger on board the titanic the day of its first and only sailing. There is General Tom Thumb's Jacket, The football & tickets used in Croke Park on Bloody Sunday in 1928 along with many other sporting memorabilia and genuinely traditional Irish pieces. This property is one of Irelands most famous eateries known all over the land for its ability to cater for all tastes and pockets it has Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner available all day every day. The large open plan Kitchen adds to the atmosphere and theatre of the property. Catering for large crowds on busy days is part and parcel of what makes The Poitin unique. There is something for everyone from quick lunches in the Bar & Lounge to full evening meals in the 150 seat restaurant The Poitin Stil is famous for the fact that at any time of the day you can get a hot meal in great surrounds at great value. Traditional Hospitality abounds at An Poitin Stil with entertainment 4 nights a week with a large dash of traditional music. Check out the "Session Under the Stairs" on a Wednesday night Local musicians drift in and out while partaking in a music session that echoes of days gone by an intimate setting where all are welcome.
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Pleasant and efficient staff. We were a table of five, all had steak for main course. It was fine, good but not great and expensive for what it was

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Great pub with amazing food! every time I've been here it's been packed. Lovely building with a great atmosphere and lots of little nooks.
There's a buffet as well as al-acarte... both are lovely and very good prices... it's like home-made food!

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Great place with very nice atmosphere loved the bar and food was delicious
Had the burger and lamb shank both outstanding

1  Thank HELPME R
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Just been for my nephews confirmation there were 18 of us and we were really looked after. The
Food was lovely. A big thanks to Cora and Treasa who looked after all evening and also Moira that made my sons night by remembering him from our weekly Wednesday visits

1  Thank Wendy L
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I was dining in the restaurant on a Friday afternoon and as I was having a relaxing lunch, I heard a waitress yell and curse at some teenagers that were having their lunch. I was extremely distraught and I could not believe that a grown woman would speak to children this way. This was absolutely unacceptable and I will not be returning to the poitin stil.

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