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Mitchell's Restaurant

Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21867
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (147 reviews)
“mussels” (90 reviews)
“chowder” (77 reviews)
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Irish, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
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231 - 240 of 972 reviews

Reviewed 25 July 2016

We had a smaller group this year compared to last year. The meal was delicious and the service was good.

Thank AnneDoddySchultz
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The elegant proprietor J J Mitchell makes you feel like you are visiting in response to his personal invitation . You will not want to rush . You will not want to leave. In fact you may tarry in the environs a little longer just...More

Thank Robert H H
Reviewed 19 July 2016

My hubby and I had the pleasure of dining in this restaurant on the 17/07/'16. The food was superb. Himself had a chowder to start with fresh scones to die for. He had calamari after and again he was not disappointed. I opted for the...More

Thank MagsGalway_Ireland
Reviewed 18 July 2016

With so many other wonderful restaurants in the area, why go here? It is fine, but over rated. A little crazy and service was spotty.

Thank phelancol
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Based on Tripadvisor reviews, I had written down Mitchell's and Lowry's as possible places to eat lunch. We came across Mitchell's first and I feel fortunate we did. Our family of 4 (with teenagers ages 13 and18) agreed that is one of the best meals...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Restaurant fine, food was also fine. i agree with another reviewer the pate was excellent. unfortunately the whole experience was spoiled by the waiting staff. the staff were not at all friendly and could have put a lot more effort into it. Food prices were...More

1  Thank Johnc35
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

pleasant and enjoyable venue. we had the three course set menu. food was fine for the price, but nothing out of the ordinary or better than some pub food we experienced. not sure why it gets such rave reviews .I wanted a slight amendment to...More

Thank dunwhich
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing. Truly delicious. However our daughter is vegan and had absolutely no choice. Additionally the waiter kept repeating "they don't do food for vegans". They brought our daughter fresh tagliatelle with vegetables after we suggested as a solution. It was dry...More

Thank alessandra b
Reviewed 15 July 2016

It looked like a nice restaurant from the outside so we went in. The menu was a bit mish-mashy and we felt a bit rushed ordering, but we were quite late coming in. The all male staff were not very friendly, Our starters were nice...More

Thank Kmck82
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We really enjoyed our meal in this cosy restaurant. The atmosphere was great, the service was good and the food was excellent from start to finish.

1  Thank Love2roaml
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Response from spg1973 | Reviewed this property |
Arrrgh! Sorry I never saw this until now. Probably too late, but I would to answer I would say it may not be totally necessary but probably advisable.
24 August 2016|
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Response from Avrilbf | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21867
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