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Andy's

12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
+353 47 82277
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (78 reviews)
“chicken” (26 reviews)
“wedges” (9 reviews)
Open Now
2:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Irish, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
All Details
Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Andy's
1. 30 Day Aged Beef
"I'm sold and for all the hype it undoubtedly lived up"
SFoy44
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2. 75 Premium Craft Gins
"took great pride in recommending a selection of gins for myself "
Montymag
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3. Family Run Since 1983
"this restaurant has been around for more than 30 years!"
BrendanGrace
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food and a great selection of gin. Any amount of gin in here! Staff are lovely and it has a lovely homely feel to the place. Highly recommend this place

Thank Emily Y
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Andy's for lunch on Sunday and we can only describe the food as Outstanding! A family run quaint restaurant serving fabulous food all day. Try the "Chicken Monaghan" a particular specialty. The sauce has a sweet tangy unique flavor. Steaks and fish are...More

1  Thank BrendanGrace
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

The Chicken Monaghan a firm favorite for over 35 years here in Andy's. You may not know but it was accidentally created by my father in the early 80's when he accidentally added a secret ingredient as they say "the rest is history". Since then...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited restaurant sat 20th Jan. Had food in bar and was very well looked after , steak was cooked to perfection and the chicken stir fry was excellent. The pints of Guinness were excellent quality also. Had the desert platter to share and was perfect...More

Thank Kennethdickson2... K
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

It was a long day and we finished off in Monaghan shopping so it was time to relax and were better to go than Andy's! As usual for Christmas it was pretty full but we were able to get a table and Shannon came down...More

Thank gerryandann
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Continued unwavering support from Gerry for over thirty years - thank you! Not only that, you continue to support us across the main social media platforms. The apple and rhubarb crumble is very popular - probably because we must be one of the very few...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

I love A ndy's Restaurant. It has lovely pub grub, dinners, dessert ect. Food is great, staff is great. Place is cleanMore

Thank Noreen Q
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Great to see that you enjoy what we do. Aisling's desserts have become very popular and not mention the famous gin that we serve. We really are looking forward to 2018 as we have plenty of new ideas to launch - so it is exciting...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Went here for a Christmas party night with work colleagues, keeping it short and sweet the food is outstanding and service was great,Will be calling again very soonMore

1  Thank Eugene D
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Great to see that your Christmas party was a success. A bit like yourself we try to keep it short and simple - nothing pretentious just really good dry aged beef that has been hung in house for a minimum of 30 days, homemade garlic...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Tried here for a change and it’s safe to say whenever I am in Monaghan I will visit! The food is amazing so fresh and tasty. Kevin and his staff know a thing or two about drinks and if Gin is your thing then you...More

Thank nomisegnar
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Mary le bone is now here along with Copperhead and the worlds strongest gin is also here! That's surely something to try. Obviously with the season upon us I have two versions of Christmas gin. The collection is heading towards 80. I think I'll stop...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

My sister and her husband were home for a short break from Essex. We went here on Sunday evening and had a lovely meal and drinks. My sister loves Gin &Tonic and loved discussing the different Gins Kevin has to offer. He was very helpful....More

Thank Maura M
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Maura Even more gin has been added to the collection! Blackwater Barry’s Tea Gin is the latest. With Christmas just around the corner we have Christmas Gin as you would expect even the Christmas tree will be getting some gin themed baubles this year. Six...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Had a meal here while visiting Monaghan. Great service but had better food else where. Had the sirloin steak. It was just ok. Probably would try something else if I go back???More

1  Thank Breezer69
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

The sirloin steak which we served last week was aged for 32 days. Aging beef to this point means that there is approximately a 17% weight loss coupled with a large energy bill for the refrigeration unit! For that reason you don't get restaurants aging...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Just had an excellent meal in Andys’s to celebrate my 61st birthday as I’m playing tomorrow night. With Catherine, the one person that makes it all worthwhile. Food just cannot be faulted and Kevin’s after dinner recommend Gin just hit the spot. Excellent as usualMore

Thank Man_In_BlackMonaghan
AndysLtd, Owner at Andy's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

If I had of known that it was your birthday, sure I would have sang! Probably not recommendation on mature reflection. Many thanks for yet another positive review which is very much appreciated. My latest Gin Nordes, I think you would agree is pretty special....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$22
Meals
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
2:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Market Street, Monaghan, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Monaghan
  • Phone Number: +353 47 82277
  • E-mail
Description
Monaghan town's longest established family run restaurant (1983). Sean cooks the food, Aisling runs the restaurant (makes the most superb desserts) and downstairs Kevin is famous for his Gin collection! Renowned for our 30 day dry aged beef aged and butchered in-house by Sean. House specialties include Garlic Mushrooms and Chicken Monaghan. Over 75 premium gins from around the world in stock! Kevin's gins have featured in the Sun newspaper, Daily Mail and the Sunday World. Andy's - the largest seller of non-alcoholic gin in Ireland, according to Richmond Marketing. We have a private dining room that can accommodate up to twenty people for functions
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