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Monasterboice Inn

Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
+353 41 983 2989
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scampi” (41 reviews)
“surf and turf” (14 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 401 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

My partner and I ate here recently. It was a very warm Sunday evening and we decided to drive a distance to have a meal here. It was extremely busy when we arrived and we were told we would have to wait about half an...More

Thank Witches3
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Witches 3, Thank you for your review, and thank you for making the journey to dine with us. We are delighted you enjoyed our food and service, we will look forward to taking care you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My 1st time here on reccomondation of my friend. Had Dinner there yesterday BH Monday on way Home from Kilkeel. Told we would have 20 minutes wait, our Orders were taken & soon we had our table. Excellent Food, Service, Decor. Will be back soon...More

Thank 499Coleen16
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Coleen 16, Thank you for your review and your many positive comments therein. We are delighted you enjoyed dining with us, and will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here at least 5 times in the last few months, 1st visit was a bank holiday weekend and it was absolutely bunged- in my eyes this can only be a good thing, and I was right! Even though the queue was nearly out...More

Thank emma m
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Emma M, Thank you for your very positive review, we are delighted you enjoy dining with us. Apologies for your steak being wrong way cooked, we will make sure it does not happen again. we will look forward to taking care of you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been going here for a number of years and, for the most part, the food and the service are very good. I think the prices are quite high but I don't mind paying good money for very good food. Sometimes, I'll throw in an...More

Thank Dave O
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Dave O, Thank you for your very positive review. I can assure we will do our utmost to keep our standards high, and to your liking. Thank you for your business over the years, we will look forward to taking care of you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food , great staff, Superb menu, loads of parking ,we may become regulars. Keep up the great work . Yummm

Thank kaleesie987
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear kaleesie, Thank you for your very positive review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed our food and service. We will look forward to having you as regulars.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this lovely pub while travelling from Belfast to catch the Dublin/Holyhead ferry recently. We were getting a bit late but fancied a decent meal to end our holiday in Ireland visiting and catching up with friends and family rather than 'ferry food'. The pub...More

Thank Brissy112
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Brissy112, Thank you for your review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit with us, and twice as delighted that you will come again & highly recommend us. Thank you. We will be looking forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To us stopping here is as much part of travelling from Dublin as is crossing the Boyne. Both myself and my husband were brought up stopping here and this tradition has continued with our own family, new road or not!! This time we had stopped...More

Thank longlaneupwards
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear longlaneupwards, Thank you for your very positive review. We are delighted you enjoy stopping with us, and have done for generations. Thank you for coming off the motorway, to dine with us. It is customers like you, who keep us going all the years,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with a group of 6 people. Had an hour wait which on a friday is pretty standard but in the meantime while having a drink at the bar your order is taken so food arrives pretty quickly after you sit down. Quality was amazing...More

Thank SiobhanMcGibbon
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Siobhan, Thank you for your review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. We will look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch , good home cooked food. Set menu was great value and staff friendly and helpful.

Thank Tugboat_11
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tugboat_11, Thank you for your review. we will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just great wholesome pub food. We were seated within minutes and our order was taken shortly afterwards. The service was great and the food was very tasty. Great for families looking for a bite to eat on the M1.

Thank Damien C
Roseanne D, Owner at Monasterboice Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Damien C, Thank you for your review. We will look forward to taking care of you again soon.

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209SLANEY123
24 February 2017|
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Response from Roseanne D | Property representative |
We do not take bookings in the bar at any time, the bar operates on a first come, first server basis. You can however book a table in the restaurant. Thank you for your enquiry.
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CAFRLY
24 April 2016|
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Response from Roseanne D |
Hi, delighted to hear you are considering coming to dine with us. The dress code is casual, we welcome families and look forward to taking care of you in July. Thank you for your enquiry.
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Wobbles917
29 July 2015|
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Response from Monasterboice I | Property representative |
Hi, of course you are more than welcome to dine in the bar with a pint. we would be delighted to look after you. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monasterboice, Drogheda A92, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Drogheda
  • Phone Number: +353 41 983 2989
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