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The Market Bar

$$ - $$$, European,
99 Clanbrassil Street, Dundalk, Ireland
+353 42 935 6652
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (48 reviews)
“nachos” (14 reviews)
“bravas” (4 reviews)
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Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
99 Clanbrassil Street, Dundalk, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice bar. Interesting decor. Reasonable menu - although it all sounds better than it actually looks or tastes. Friendly and helpful staff. If planning to eat there at the weekend, consider booking a table, as this is not a large venue and it can get...More

Thank Oreena L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

High ceilings, old decor with a contemporary twist, the market bar firstly has a very warm and relaxing atmostphere. The menu is small, well laid out and the food boasts reasonable prices, I had the nachos and all ingredients were awesome. Drinks is as important...More

Thank Cianwhack
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Went here on Sunday for lunch really enjoyed it and they have a good choice of starters mains and dessert very reasonably priced great value good food friendly service what more could you ask for?

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Really amazing tapas and cocktails. I recommend it to anyone! We had patatas bravas, with awesome garlic sauce, meatballs, and croquettes. As for the drinks we had a coco-cane and as a designated driver, I had a lovely mocktail. Will definitely be back for more,...More

Thank Cashub
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Food is nice, I had ordered the fish finger and my friend order fish and chips. Both is nice but the chip? Or potatoes? is surprising me! As the menu said side order is “chip” but the size of big chip can compare to the...More

1  Thank happyblacky5999
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Good out with my friends for on of their birthday's. Tapas were really good. 4 cocktails for 20 Euro was a good bargain for the world cup... Would go back again.

Thank Audrey D
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Love the food and atmosphere in The Market Bar there’s always a good buzz around when we go to eat! We can’t get enough of the nachos!

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We are regular visitor to the Market Bar but hadn't managed to be there for the Chow Down weekend in quite a while. I have to say it's as good as ever!!! Gorgeous, full of flavour, massive portions! Also had the meat platter, tempura fish...More

Thank Dublin122
Reviewed 25 April 2018

I went there for lunch with my husband and my daughter and ordered Pil Pil prawns with skinny fries and some side salad. The menu states that the prawn dish contains gluten, peanuts and shellfish. On ordering I asked the waitress to ensure that there...More

2  Thank Alona C
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The food is always good! Make sure to get something of the nightly 'specials' menu as it is always a nice change They constantly update their cocktail lists so you will always have a tasty refreshing drink each time

Thank WorldTraveller2021
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$39
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Clanbrassil Street, Dundalk, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Dundalk
  • Phone Number: +353 42 935 6652
  • E-mail
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