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E.J. Kings

) #5 of 30 Restaurants in Clifden $$ - $$$ Irish, , Seafood
Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21330
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (25 reviews)
“the pub” (37 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, Seafood, European, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 692 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This pub offers typical Irish hospitality. Live music and many beers on tap. I visited on two occasions, and I had to leave early as the sound system was so loud that it was eardrum piercing.More

Thank Ben E
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ben E, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of EJ Kings. We appreciate all feedback as this is what helps us grow and improve and we have taken your comments on board. We hope to welcome you back to EJ...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spent a few days in Clifden last week with my husband, we were drawn to Ej Kings by the live music, we looked for a seat in the bar but it was full, We then decided to eat in the restaurant upstairs where we were...More

Thank CiaraMc8891
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear CiaraMc8891, Thank you for your kind words! I was delighted upon reading that you enjoyed all avenues of what we have to offer here at EJs. I will be sure to pass on your comments to Emma as she will be thrilled! We would...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently had a meal in the restaurant and while the food was great it was the service that really made an impression on me. I was served by Emma and Clare, both ladies went above and beyond to make sure we had the best...More

Thank mconneely19
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mconneely19, Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a heartwarming review of the restaurant here in EJ Kings. I was very pleased to read your kind comments about our staff, words such as your own are particularly rewarding to us and make...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there after dinner and unlike the previous night we're easily able to get a table. The drinks were priced normally ( not excessive) and the mixed crowd and ourselves enjoyed the, mostly, good music. There were a few stage Irish songs, like the...More

Thank Lee H
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Lee H, Thank your very much for the kind words in your recent review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We would be delighted to welcome you back to EJs in the future should you find yourself in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the place to have dinner and to listen to some traditional Irish music. The music was played in the pub, but the pub menu was uninteresting, so we climbed the stairs to the restaurant which featured a much more interesting menu. We...More

Thank Torben V
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Torben V, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I was sincerely disappointed upon reading your review - as you can see from our many other positive reviews from both the bar & restaurant our standard of food is something for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here with a group on Friday night. The place wasn't very busy, but there was an excellent band and we really enjoyed it.More

Thank patsy_winters
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Patsy_winters, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us here in EJ Kings, and I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed the music! We would love to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great value and best puddings (sweet) in Clifden. Staff very friendly. Go to the top floor for peace and quiet, stay on ground floor for Live Irish music.More

Thank Steve L
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steve L, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a kind review of EJ Kings. I was especially pleased read your rewarding comments about our staff. We would love to welcome you & yours back again should you be in Clifden! Best,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent two enjoyable days in Clifden with my husband , on the friday evening after some sight seeing we were passing E.J Kings and the sound of live music drew us through the door, we decided to try the bar food while we were there...More

Thank sharon1282
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sharon1282. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a heartwarming review of EJ Kings. I was delighted to hear that you and your husband enjoyed all avenues of what we have to offer both in our bar & restaurant, and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat outside in the sunshine waiting for the pub to commence serving food at midday. It didn't take long for every table to quickly fill. Service was quick and friendly. There were four of us and we had goats cheese facaccia, a sandwich, chicken...More

Thank magsHertfordshire
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MagsHertfordshire, Thank you for your kind words. I was thrilled to hear that you and your party enjoyed your visit with us here in EJs - it's always an added bonus when the weather permits you to enjoy your meal outside! I was particularly...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out of all the pubs in Clifden I have to say EJ Kings is the best. Such a fun atmosphere. I was there for a week with 20 others, Pat and his staff were very welcoming and accommodating. The food was amazing and you never...More

Thank Amanda F
Evie F, Public Relations Manager at E.J. Kings, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Amanda F, Thank you for leaving such a lovely review of EJs -I am delighted that you and your party enjoyed your visits with us. I will pass on your comments to Pat & the team, they will be thrilled! If you are in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | The Square, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21330
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