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Roches Bar

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Duncannon $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
Duncannon | The Hook Peninsula Duncannon, New Ross Co Wexford, Duncannon, Ireland
+353 51 389 188
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“prawns” (12 reviews)
“goujons” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Duncannon | The Hook Peninsula Duncannon, New Ross Co Wexford, Duncannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I can hardly believe the poor quality of this meal. Pan fried hake, thought it would be difficult to ruin this but... Hake was tasteless, old or frozen or both, served floating in a puddle of grey grease, chips were inedible which is in itself...More

Thank mary l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very popular bar so get there early as they don't take bookings. Nice buzz about the place, staff work very hard and if can't find a table when you arrive, they will remember you and get you seated as soon as possible. Note that last...More

2  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called on tuesday evening/great atmosphere & busy. Good variety of dishes on menu.Prices reasonable. Really liked the Chowder & Surf n Turf. Service pleasant. Nice beach nearby.

Thank TOM M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cannot wait to go back and revisit this lovely eatery/bar ..... perfect location, perfect decor, delicious food, customer service par excellence, just want to try everything on the menu, as well as the specials and then, just start all over again

Thank Ann N
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Light, bright, busy, good atmosphere. The beer is good, and so is the food, up to date, fresh, a change thank goodness from the huge plates of chips-with-everything that spoil so many Irish pubs that do food. I had crab claws, P had scallops, big...More

Thank AquitaineHirondelle
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Are in Roches twice, the service both times was great as was the atmosphere. The second meal, burger and fries, gave me food poisoning that ruined the next 48 hours of my holiday.

5  Thank lf282014
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple of evenings here during our trip to Duncannon and ate there on our first evening. A pleasant traditional pub with great service and staff. The food was also good pub food with generous portions. They have live music on a Saturday...More

1  Thank Walesw
Reviewed 29 May 2017

A great little downtown pub with quite a nice selection of choices for dinner. All our food was delicious and the wait staff was friendly and helpful. Good beer selection as well.

1  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, service, and atmosphere. We really enjoyed our visit while staying in Duncannon. Very friendly.

1  Thank Jill B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had two evening meals at Roches & both were excellent. In particular the Monkfish & Prawn in green Thai curry was superb. Also the service was excellent particularly on an extremely busy Sunday evening when every seat was taken.

1  Thank Robert W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Duncannon | The Hook Peninsula Duncannon, New Ross Co Wexford, Duncannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wexford  >  Duncannon
  • Phone Number: +353 51 389 188
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We are a family run bar over 40 years in business. We focus on fresh local produce with an emphasis on fish, curries and home cooking. We have a dedicated Children's Menu and our friendly staff will look after you well. Our bar opens every day except Christmas Day and Good Friday. Usual bar opening hours. Our food is served every day from 12.30 - 9 p.m. (last orders 8.45 p.m.) Please note, we do not take table bookings for our bar food. First come first served. We do however have a separate dining room available for parties, etc.
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