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Rathkenny | Slane, Navan xx11xx, Ireland
+353 41 982 4621
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Greystones, Wicklow, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Converted farm building with the most excellent staff and food. Would highly recommend. You can breakfast on anything from Eggs Benedict to the Full Irish. Do give it a try.

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Slane, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I was in the Bistro today for a birthday dinner with my husband. On arrival we were met by such a friendly lady called 'Aoife'. She was so nice and welcoming even tough she said she only started three days ago - it was as if she was there years. The food was fab. We had a three course meal... More 

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Duleek, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

Brought my mum for some Sunday Lunch. Beautiful interior and surrounding exterior. Food was beautiful but very little portions and very expensive. Loved the restaurant but not enough food.

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ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

We had a lovely meal in the bistro on a sunday evening, staff were very friendly, we will visit again, we hope bistro will open later than 6oclock for the summer,a nice place to spend an evening

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1 Thank IrelandAfric
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

With no other choice of restaurant open at 3pm on a bank holiday Monday Tankardstown was are only option. Have been 4 times before and never had a good meal in the bistro (restaurant is good) we were hoping things had improved. I always want it to be good cos it's a beautiful bistro and the surroundings are gorgeous. But... More 

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1 Thank LolaEire
trim
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2013

Average food, high prices and lets be honest the service is very poor staff dont seem to care, more interested in getting out of the place, guys you have a lovely restaurant location & clearly have spent a lot of money, but are let down by the simple things & a bit of staff training wouldnt go a miss

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2012

Ate here last Saturday as we have friends getting married here next year. On arrival with some guests from the UK we ordered some champagne and some other drinks for those he didn't like the bubbly,bar staff didn't seem interested in fact they where surley, Dinner was not good either starter was the smallest iv ever seen, also i had... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2011

Decided to have sunday lunch at The Bistro, Tankardstown. The first thing we noticed were the award citations on the walls for customer service and food quality. We had three observations vis-a-vis customer service: a) A starter arrived without one of the main ingredients. No apology until I raised the issue with the waiter. b) Had to ask for new... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: Rathkenny | Slane, Navan xx11xx, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Meath  >  Navan
  • Phone Number: +353 41 982 4621
Description
A cosy bar serving food all afternoon from 12 noon, wonderful afternoon tea and light suppers. Great tables on terrace for people watching and wine sipping during the summer!

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