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The courthouse

1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
+353 42 969 2848
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (10 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
“rice pudding” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Monaghan Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

23 of us visited this glorious restaurant yesterday for a family birthday. I left later in the evening asking myself how the restaurant manages such a high standard of cuisine, charming and efficient service and good value. Frankly, this is the best meal I've had...More

Thank Charliegirl2010
Reviewed 4 days ago

Another wonderful lunch at The Courthouse. It never fails to provide the highest quality food and service. Looking forward to going back again soon.

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I occasionally have Sunday lunch at the Courthouse and am always impressed and satisfied with the great food and service. It's a consistent winner.

Thank Hugh H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here on the recommendation of a friend (and the Bib Gourmand didn't hurt) and it exceeded all of our expectations. The staff were friendly, informative and enthusiastic, without being over the top. The wine was superb (a glass of the chardonnay and the garnacha)...More

Thank johnnyomahony
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I regularly have dinner at the counthouse and on each and every occasion I am impressed with the entire experience. From the quality of the food, to the decor and the friendliness of the staff; it's a treat for the eyes, ears, and the taste...More

Thank SJW117
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Have been here before and was looking forward to a nice relaxing evening but far from it was the experience We were presented with the menu - within 2 minutes this French manager appeared - rush rush rush profit profit profit - whole focus was...More

2  Thank keyka
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Ate here with family and friends quite a few times, but decided to right a quick review on my most recent visit. Once again the menu give us a great problem of having lots of options to choose from. The food was fantastic with good...More

Thank grumpyrep
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Sadly I only get to come here about once a year but look forward to it each time. We booked a table for 5, for famly and friends, and from the second I called to book it felt like I was meeting up with an...More

Thank car0line1973
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Had a family meal here on a Wednesday evening.We were all very satisfied with the service,food and general ambience of establishment.Top notch in every department.Highly recommended

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We have ate here on a number of occasions and it never disappoints us. The food is always fantastic. Service is perfect and staff are very friendly. The menu is small to choose from but the quality of the produce is evident throughout. We always...More

Thank Travel_chic80
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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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