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The Bay Tree Restaurant

3 Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
+353 42 938 3848
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (21 reviews)
“caesar salad” (10 reviews)
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Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful meal from start to finish! 4 different starters and 4 different meals between us, shared all around and each dish as fantastic as the other! A true Carlingford gem!

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I read some earlier reviews on the restaurant & liked what I read so I booked us in. We were not disappointed! The food was fantastic. Beautifully presented & it tasted as good as it looked. We ordered different starters - duck samosas & smoked...More

Thank DeniaIrishColleen
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very hungry so I called into the Bay tree. It was just opening time. The girl who greeted me was very friendly and welcoming. I ordered the rib eye steak which was superb. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this restaurant great decor, high...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a super meal here last night, I cannot fault the standard of the food. Starters, mains and desserts were delicious, and service was very good. However - we did have an issue with the bill at the end as we felt the menu...More

Thank Muireann F
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 4 for our early evening dinner and we Couldn't fault the bay tree, great good and excellent service, We all had the 3 course group menu which cost €28 each. in this menu you pick one of the 5 items...More

2  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a meal here recently with some friends. We had a 3 course menu for €35 and the quality of the good was superb. The staff were helpful & friendly and we had a great time. Good wine list too. Good for a special occasion.

Thank Meryl_like
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was such a good find! Reasonably priced with a wide variety of dishes on offer. We availed of the set menu: 3 courses for €35 which was great value considering the exceptional quality of the food. I would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Sinead G
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for my sisters hen party at the weekend and the service was amazing! The food was the best meal I have had in a long time. All the guests praised the high quality of food. Would definitely recommend and I can't wait...More

Thank Mary-KateGlenmore
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We have been here many times and love this restaurant. However we visited last week with our daughter who eats a veggie diet. Unfortunately there was only one veggie starter and one veggie main on the menu. The ravioli contained parmesan (NOT VEGETARIAN) so my...More

2  Thank Sideye16
ConorWoods, Owner at The Bay Tree Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hello Sideye we are disappointed that your daughter did not enjoy her meal with us. The ravioli is made with goats cheese and herbs . The soup is always vegetarian and if you ask we can always make very nice salads from our garden. You...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Had a hen in private room fantastic experience, very accommodating, fab food and wine, honestly couldn't do enough love love love the place :)

Thank Niamh M
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Karen O
6 July 2016|
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Response from ConorWoods | Property representative |
Hi there, our menus are made up daily with plenty of fresh items to choose from. Our childrens menu consists of homemade pizza, homemade fish goujons, chicken dinners etc..pasta bol also.. thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
13:00 - 19:15
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Newry Street, Carlingford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: +353 42 938 3848
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We are a beautiful little personal restaurant right in the center of a Medieval Village called Carlingford. Co. Louth. We provide a wonderful array of beautiful meals... Carlingfords only Michelin rated restaurant. We also have 7 beautiful B & B rooms located on our premises. We serve not only the freshest of produce, fish, meats and everything else on our premises. Our poly tunnel supplies us a lot of the year with fresh herbs, salad leaves from our garden which is also on site. We serve freshly ground coffee and lovely cups of tea in the morning and it is a delight to walk through our little garden on a summers evening. We have 2 private function rooms which can hold up to 40. Christenings, Communions, Birthdays, all occasions, specializing in our service for pre-wedding meals.
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