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Step House Restaurant

Main Street, Borris, Ireland
+353 59 977 3209
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Borris, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Decided to go back and try it again, so glad I did, well presented fine dinning at very competitive prices. The bar itself is lovely and well kept and the staff are lovely with good knowledge of the food on the menu. Would recommend it...More

Thank Pierce B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this hotel, it is a perfect mix of old fashioned gentility and modern comfort. We were here for the Borris Book Festival and the place was buzzing. We had tea in the garden in the afternoon and dinner in the bar in the...More

Thank Mirtha
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Just been to the Step House Hotel for a wedding reception, well done to the team of staff. Over a hundred at the reception, food was still hot when it was delivered to the tables. Everyone was so friendly to the guests, we were very...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 29 April 2017

loved the seafood and fish...more wine selection needed, service excellent, loved the gardens,,,so peaceful

Thank sarahfrnch
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I was in Borris to see the old 16 arch Railway Viaduct, which is beautifully restored as a walk and visited the bar at the Step House Hotel for lunch. It is named The 1808 Bar. The staff were friendly and attentive. I had soup...More

Thank Red1953
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We ate in the restaurant as we were attending a funeral in the area, and the funeral party had our dinner at the Step. There was well over 100 in our group and the quality of the food as well as the service and the...More

1  Thank eddieearly77
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food was fantastic. The building has a lovely interior that made our evening dining feel warm and cosy. Good selection of food on menu

Thank tinfence
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A nice place in the beautiful and historic village of Borris. Had a bar lunch here with friends, pre booked, recently. A pleasant tomato soup was followed by Classic Caesar Salad which, in my opinion and those with me was anything but Caesar Salad that...More

1  Thank Pat H
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I can't remember if I've written a review of this restaurant (or its associated hotel), but if I haven't then shame on me because, in the past, it's been nothing less than superb, whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner: 5/5! We loved the little things...More

3  Thank John987053
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was lovely. Egg was cooked perfectly. Sausage and Irish bacon was first rate quality and executed nicely. Homemade jams sent the meal over the top. Very friendly service and prompt execution. Reasonable prices. A good find.

Thank TAMAN1951
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Is the hotel part wheelchair accessible?
3 April 2017|
Response from Pat H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure,I haven't been there for a while.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Borris, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Borris
  • Phone Number: +353 59 977 3209
This is a lovely small hotel , bar and restaurant. Amazing food !
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