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The courthouse

1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 969 2848
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (10 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“rice pudding” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Court House is the perfect place to visit for a special occasion. Great bar downstairs where you can enjoy a leisurely drink before your meal. Five of us dined here and the food was fabulous - especially the fish dishes and desserts. We'll definitely...More

Thank gtkelly2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant's decor is warm & welcoming. Having eaten here before I wasn't expecting to be disappointed. Firstly, the service was very rushed, it felt like the staff were anxiously waiting to remove the plates after each course. Secondly, the food was served on small...More

Thank MaryJS25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! We booked a table here for our anniversary. On our way in we saw the menu outside and the tapas looked really appealing. When we were seated we asked if we could have tapas. We were told we couldn’t have it at our table...More

Thank Niall C
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Enjoyed Sunday lunch here recently. Had goat's cheese starter which was tasty but could have been better presented. My main of cod was very nice and light. Sides were delicious but I was disappointed with only one vegetable side of carrots. Dessert was delicious. Service...More

Thank mollieNorthEast
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We visited recently for a family celebration. The atmosphere was warm and welcoming with cut stone interior and wooden beamed ceilings. The staff were friendly and keen to please. The restaurant was on two levels with a selection of menus including A la Carte, Table...More

Thank briancrombie
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We attended a friends Birthday Party in The Courthouse and were truly treated like Royalty - nothing was too much trouble for the staff, even though they were busing serving other groups and couples. Their attention to detail is impeccable and is only surpassed by...More

Thank UsaTVcrew
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Every bit as good as the reviews suggest... if not better! The monkfish starter was very good, and the lamb leg steak for main was one of the tastiest dishes I’ve had in a while - the lamb itself was incredibly good 👌

Thank Ruairí Ó
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Brought my partner and mother for a mother's Day meal. Set menu had plenty of variety and something for all tastes.3 courses for 27 euro. Food was delicious and will definitely visit again soon.

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Great restaurant, excellent decor, great service. Only two gripes! The main course alone wasn't enough so I had to order a side of chips! It is my opinion that the mains should be enough to fill, here it wasn't — though the chicken meal, small...More

1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Excellent food, never disappoints, I love that the menu constantly changes using seasonal ingredients, always great attention to detail, great service.

Thank angelagartlan
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Catherine C
22 March 2018|
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Response from Catherine C |
They only have vegetarian menu unfortunately, they got back to me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Monaghan  >  Carrickmacross
  • Phone Number: +353 42 969 2848
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