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The Fastnet Bar

Main Street, Goleen, Ireland
+353 28 35877
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Best Out of Three

So you've landed on the Western edge of Ireland. Good for you, because Goleen is one of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patrice R
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Fantastic Service

Stopped in for lunch on our way back from Mizen Head. Fantastic, friendly service and wonderful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Englebenn2468
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1 week ago
“Best Out of Three”
1 week ago
“Fantastic Service”
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Main Street, Goleen, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So you've landed on the Western edge of Ireland. Good for you, because Goleen is one of the loveliest places on Earth. There are 3 pubs in this village of less than 100, and the Fastnet is the most cheerful & lovely. Yes, a pint...More

1  Thank Patrice R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on our way back from Mizen Head. Fantastic, friendly service and wonderful comfort food. Very generous portions. Felt very welcome.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We dropped in here late afternoon one wet day: great choice. Open fire, great chicken nuggets (apparently) and good Guinness and service.

1  Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant local bar . Staff great and fun. Typical Irish bar. One street town so easy to walk between different bars.

1  Thank Andy E
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

It's a small spot but has a great Irish feel. Lunch had good portions and was tasty. Service was kind and helpful,

1  Thank Rayxdx
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, lots of options including for coeliacs and for children. I loved the salads that were served with main meals not a withered leaf in sight ! Very fresh and tasty. Very friendly staff would recommend.

1  Thank fisno70
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We stoped off in Goleen on Monday 17th around 2pm. The cafe, next door, was busy but there was space in the Fastnet bar, we soon found out why. The service was slow and the food was disappointing. One of our group specifically asked if...More

5  Thank Mike W
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the Fastnet on several occasions on our week long stay in Goleen. Martin the owner was so friendly and helpful! We ate several times and the food was excellent especially Martin's Salad which had a bit of everything in it!! The open Crab and...More

1  Thank McComish
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit.Excellent service and lovely pint.A must stop on your way to barleycove or crookhaven.

2  Thank rossbrook
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my children come here often for lunch. It is always great! There's plenty of everything and nothing is too much trouble. The owners are lovely! They are So so nice, they go over and above for you. They even remember what we usually...More

1  Thank famx3loves2travel
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