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Top Choice Seafood in Roundstone

O'Dowd's

Roundstone lobster, Aran Islands hake, plaice and sea bass, local crab and mackerel smoked in-house are sourced off the old stone dock directly opposite this wonderfully authentic old pub and restaurant, while produ…
Cafe in Roundstone

O'Dowd's Cafe

Run by neighbouring pub and seafood restaurant O'Dowd's, and utilising the same home-grown and locally sourced produce, this seasonal two-storey cafe is a great place for breakfast (until noon) and daytime dishes in…
Cafe in Roundstone

Bog Bean Cafe

Cork-roasted Badger & Dodo coffee and sweet treats such as chocolate-apple cake or rhubarb-and-raspberry slice make this cheerful cafe worth a stop. It also has more filling dishes like Connemara smoked-salmon s…
Pub in Roundstone

Shamrock Bar

Roundstone's best bet for live music is this red-trimmed, timber-lined pub on the main street, where musicians play at weekends throughout the year and most nights in July and August. In addition to trad, it also ha…
Workshop in Roundstone

Roundstone Musical Instruments

At the village's southern edge, you can watch Malachy Kearns, Ireland's only full-time maker of traditional Bodhráns, handcrafting goat-skin drums in his workshop. Other traditional Irish instruments are also for sa…