Top Choice Seafood in Roundstone


This well-worn, comfortable old pub hasn't lost any of its authenticity since it starred in the 1997 Hollywood flick The Matchmaker. Specialities at its adjoining restaurant include seafood sourced off the old stone…
Top Choice Seafood in Clifden


Seafood takes centre stage at this elegant spot. From a velvety chowder right through a long list of ever-changing and inventive specials, the produce of the surrounding waters is honoured. The wine list does the fo…
Top Choice Modern Irish in Killary Harbour

Blackberry Cafe

Connemara smoked salmon, chunky chowder and oysters (€20 per dozen) are some of the treats on offer all day at this smart wood-floored gem of a cafe in the centre of Leenane with water views. At night, dinners are m…
Top Choice Deli in Clifden

Connemara Hamper

The jolly ladies here will gladly package up a chicken and leek pie or other savoury treat for your picnic. There's a wide range of prepared foods and fresh breads.
Seafood in Cleggan


Oliver's is a locally loved seafood pub with a classic facade as black as a pint of Guinness. Specials depend on the catch but you can always get the crab claws fried in garlic. Check out the old nautical radio on t…
Pub Food in Oughterard

Powers Thatched Pub

The only thatched building on the main road, this comfy pub has open fires, a warm and welcoming interior and a tempting menu of fish and meat. Expect dishes such as butternut squash soup, monkfish, mussels and smok…
Pub Food in Clifden

Lowry's Bar

A time-worn local, Lowry's has traditional pleasures, ranging from the age-old, unadorned look of the place to its céilidh sessions, which take place at least a couple of nights a week. The food is 'unpretentious Ir…
Seafood in Clifden

Off the Square

Mediterranean flavours accent the fare at this tasty bistro with casual lunch dishes giving way to more complex meals at night. Beyond fine seafood, there are locally sourced steaks and excellent breakfasts.
Cafe in Clifden


Light and bright, this two-floor Main St cafe is ideal for snacking and caffeine fixes, with excellent sandwiches, paninis and thirst-busting real fruit smoothies.