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Cullinan's Seafood Restaurant

Doolin | Co. Clare, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 4183
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“sorbet” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Doolin | Co. Clare, Doolin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Food was amazing, people were so nice and helpful. Our room was perfect after a long drive and we were so happy to get a room here. It was amazing.

Thank melissaadw
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We arrived in Doolin on 14th October, had prebooked accommodation at Cullinans for 3 nights, We had also booked the their restaurant for dinner Saturday evening. Our rooms were fabulous situated next to the river , everything you needed comfortable bed, great shower, the B&B...More

Thank RachelColin
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great location, lovely owner, comfortable cushy bed, delicious food in cozy and cheery restaurant dining room. Quaint with all the amenities. Convenient parking onsite.

Thank skiier4
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Apparently the restaurant is closing this year, but rooms are still available. Get in while you can there's nothing in doolin to match it.

Thank Daniel9990
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We arrived without a reservation and we wanted to share an appetizer and an entree. I had it in my mind that I wanted seafood but ordered the steak instead, boy am I glad I did. It was artfully presented and cooked perfectly> Bravo.

1  Thank gophergirl
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Altogether is worth it At village centre. Bar 3 4 bars with hreat food and a bit of music ..doolin is dead at might .

Thank dashag01
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I also mentioned our meal here in my review of Cullinan's Guest House, but because it was so outstanding, I can't fail to reiterate that the seared plump scallops with celeriac puree, accompanied by roasted potatoes and sauteed vegetables were quite delicious. The Tian of...More

Thank Lara B
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This was the best meal we had in Ireland. We also stayed at the B&B, the owner was lovely and the pubs and music in Doolin were so much fun but the food here inspired me to share a review and simply say: "Excellent!" If...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 23 September 2017

On a recent return visit to Doolin we returned to Cullinan's for dinner, it was excellent, I had seafood crumble to start, & sea bass & king prawns for my main & my better half had chicken for hers both cooked to perfection, despite a...More

1  Thank salmonsteak
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Great restr. Great service. Food was very good. I don't care for seafood, but My husband had fish and I have a very good dish of chicken. The whole place was very pleasing to the eyes....

Thank Charlotte K
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26 August 2016|
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Response from Newvistor | Reviewed this property |
no, I dont think so
11 August 2016|
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Response from Niamhaine | Reviewed this property |
I spoke with Carol, the owner, recently and Cullinan's does offer gluten free.
Marshall D
24 February 2016|
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Response from susannejward | Reviewed this property |
Even though the restaurant doesn't open until Easter, as advised by Mike, you can book by calling (details below) as the owners live on the premises. 353 (0)65 707 4183 or email address on website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Doolin | Co. Clare, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 4183
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Situated in the heart of Doolin, an idyllic setting overlooking the Aille River, Cullinan’s Guesthouse & Award winning restaurant is run by chef/owner James & his wife Carol. We offer 1st class accommodation in spacious rooms with flat screen tv’s, tea/coffee facilities, ensuite bathrooms, hairdryers, free car parking on site & free wifi throughout.Accredited Restaurants Association dining award, AA breakfast award, Michele Erdvig restaurant of the year, RAC dining award & 2 AA rosettes 2012/13. Also listed in many prestigious guidebooks such as Georgina Campbells 100 Best places to stay in Ireland 2012, Fodors, Frommers,Bridgestone Guides and top choice Lonely planet.Guests are advised to make dinner reservations prior to arrivalRestaurant open for dinner from 6.00 - 9.00pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & SaturdayRestaurant not open for dinner from November to easter
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