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Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here with my husband and daughter last week. Lazy Monday, didn't want to cook and couldn't decide what to eat! My husband opted for the lamb shank, myself the cornmeal chicken burger and my daughter a mushroom pasta dish I can't spell! 😉 We were not disappointed! Everything looked and tasted great, the highlight for me being the...

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County Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here twice over Christmas 16 and late January 17. Food was fine, but the poor unfortunate staff need to be trained. Unable to respond to simple menu queries, like what is the soup, joint, dish of the day etc. without having to check. Dishes served without appropriate cutlery/accompaniments. Ketchup presented in dirty, empty containers. Staff appeared to be...

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Dublin
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Spent a Saturday evening here with a group of friends recently. We had eaten elsewhere but the atmosphere was great and the live music excellent. Bar staff friendly and locals up for fun. Worth a visit.

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dublin
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely bar and great atmosphere but the staff and service are terrible we ordered my food came out after about 20 mins don't get me wrong it was lovely but I was waiting another 30 minutes for mine I had ask twice for it 2 tables who came in after got there food before me, trying to order a drink...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Spent a night there recently with a group of friends while visiting Wicklow Gaol and this hotel ticked all the boxes. Nice comfortable clean rooms complete with iron and tea/coffee etc. Full Irish breakfast is served at a reasonable time in the morning which is included in a very fair room rate. Entertainment on tap provided that night by a...

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Viv O, General Manager at The Bridge Tavern, responded to this review

Hi Rodeway Thank you for taking the time to write a review, I am delighted that you all had a good time with us and you would all be most welcome again. I have passed your compliments on to Jon also, we are extremely lucky to have such a talented musician play here regularly. Hope to see you again soon...

Tean, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We are four golfers who've just returned from Wicklow after a a two night stay. Breakfast was brilliant and our two course evening meals really tasty. Plenty of hot water in clean rooms although the hotel is going through some refurbishment on some floors. I read one comment saying there is no residents bar! This small hotel is part of...

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Viv O, General Manager at The Bridge Tavern, responded to this review

Hi bcfc1950 Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review, so pleased to hear you enjoyed your breakfast & dinner - I have passed your compliments on to the staff also. You will always be welcome to stay here and we are looking forward to seeing you again next year! Kind Regards Viv

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The Bridge is set in a lovely central location, 2 minuets around the corner you will see Sammy the seal, who when he is hungry will come out of the water, and cross the road to the fish mongers, he even has his own sign indicating "Seal crossing" the beach is also a few minuets away or you have the...

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Coventry
Reviewed 2 August 2016

If we had not returned the next day for a meal, then we would of rated The Bridge Tavern a lot higher. We first went on the night of Wednesday 27 July with some friends and the place was buzzing. There was live music playing and a great atmosphere all night long. Having enjoyed it so much we decided to...

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Letterkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

What a hole no hot water for showers ignorant staff wouldn't recommend it. Not even a residence bar. And to be honest the canal hotel only around corner better value place is an absolute dungeon having to wait an hour before we even got menus and to be honest there wasn't that many people poor screens too for sport

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent service and fabulous food recommend pie of the day we had chicken and mushroom pie washed down with superb Guinness although a bit pricey 2.50 for small portion of chips along with good indoor and outdoor seating fully recommend this tavern.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Address: Bridge Street, Wicklow, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Wicklow
Number of rooms: 15
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“There is live music, but do discuss when booking, the music does not go on late.”
 of 5 bubbles mtaylor2015, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the road can be noisy when the pub lets out, but it quickly resorts to very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles LesKeggin, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Try the Irish whiskies, ask for a room away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Karenenya, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“All were fine.”
 of 5 bubbles KGUYB, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Although there is free wifi if its important to you, request a room close enough to access it!”
 of 5 bubbles B4321IZkatem, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
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