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The Roadside Tavern

Doolin Road, Lisdoonvarna Co Clare, Ireland
+353 65 707 4084
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We visited this place with high hopes having read so much about it and its reputation. We left very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David P
via mobile
Poor service

Was in last night , Bar staff extremely rude Ordered some drinks from bar man who processed to say... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“the pub” (6 reviews)
“craft beer” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Doolin Road, Lisdoonvarna Co Clare, Ireland
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+353 65 707 4084
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"fish and chips"
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"the pub"
in 6 reviews
"craft beer"
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"top class"
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"daily specials including"
in 2 reviews
"black beer"
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"stout"
in 6 reviews
"brewed"
in 5 reviews
"kieran"
in 2 reviews
"ireland"
in 6 reviews
"cliffs"
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"musicians"
in 2 reviews
"moher"
in 4 reviews
"galway"
in 2 reviews
"smokehouse"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place with high hopes having read so much about it and its reputation. We left very disappointed having been left standing at the small bar for about ten minutes at a very quiet time of day. Two staff members saw us, the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in last night , Bar staff extremely rude Ordered some drinks from bar man who processed to say cash only We had paid for our food with lazer So why not our drinks ? Barman took the drinks back What a way to treat...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It doesn’t look like much from the outside, or even from the inside, but the Roadside Tavern is a hidden gem. Serving excellent food and home-brewed craft beer in an authentic rural pub. The atmosphere is cosy and friendly and you might hear live music...More

Thank Ross C
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

We were staying at the Imperial Hotel in Lisdoonvarna for 4 nights and as there really isn't much to do in the village we decided to visit several of the pubs in turn. The best by far was The Roadside Tavern which sells three types...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Roadside tavern Staff is friendly beer is good and entertainment is amazing. Really enjoyed my time here.

Thank Tara A
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Although it was Friday night, we were seated right away. The service was quick, friendly, and efficient. We enjoyed the fish and chips and a angus steak pie. I would definitely recommend this for a cozy meal. We were too early for the live music,...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped by the Roadside Tavern for some dinner top class food with friendly staff, would highly recommend!!

Thank murts40
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

During the match making festival we had lunch in this pub. It's dark and quaint inside. The staff were lively, took their time to chat. Visited our little corner sofa's and table regularly to ensure we were happy. Lunch and our drinks with it was...More

Thank MBPG2011
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Our lunch stop here in Lisdoonvarna was one to remember. Daily specials including vegetarian options. Burren Brewery offerings on tap here....outstanding. I had the fried bried and salad and my husband had the lamb stew. These paired with Burren Red and Burren Black. This is...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of pints in the bar they did there own lager beer and stout they were all really nice

Thank David G
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Liz M
21 July 2015|
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Response from Paddym99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is about 200m away.
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