Top Choice Seafood in Carrigaholt

Long Dock

This terrific pub has a seriously excellent kitchen, along with stone walls and floors, a sunny welcome and a warm fire. Stunning seafood is the order of the day – you'll see the purveyors out working in the estuary…
Top Choice Seafood in Liscannor & Around

Vaughan's Anchor Inn

Noted for its excellent seafood (yes to the scallops and halibut), Vaughan's packs 'em in – and out. When it rains, you can settle in the nautical-themed pub by a peat fire, when it shines (sometimes 15 minutes late…
Top Choice Seafood in Kilkee

Naughton's Bar

The terrace alone is enough to make Naughton's a mandatory stop, but the food is even better. Fresh local produce and seafood combine for some mighty fine pub meals at this atmospheric family-run pub which dates to …
Irish in Miltown Malbay

Old Bake House

In a region awash with fantastic seafood chowder, some of the best is at the Old Bake House, where delightful seafood and classic Irish and international dishes can be enjoyed in a smart yet homely environment. Ther…
Bistro in Kilkee

Strand Bistro & Cafe

Enjoy tables outside for some salt-spray in your stout at this excellent cafe, bar and bistro. It serves delectable seafood such as tiger prawn linguini pasta and oven-baked Atlantic cod. Well worth booking for dinn…
Cafe in Kilkee


This bakery/deli/cafe is filled with surprises and fresh treasures. The scones are plainly the best in Clare and the rest of the fresh-baked fare is equally good. You can do takeaway or dine in for breakfast, lunch …
European in Ennistymon

Byrne's Restaurant

Sit out on the terrace or dine on seafood specials inside, in an eye-catching environment of polka dot tablecloths and wooden floorboards, with warmth from a flaming stove. There's a good selection of wine and craft…
Cafe in Kilkee

Diamond Rocks Cafe

This modern cafe (with a huge terrace) serves food far above the norm for the types of places usually found in such a stunning spot, with fresh salads, chowders, sandwiches, breakfasts and a plethora of daily specia…
Irish in Lahinch


The best views of the Lahinch surf scene and pounding breaks are from the terrace at this dual-level bar, cafe and club. Pub standards are a cut above and weekend parties go late in summer.
Irish in Kilrush

Quayside Restaurant

Local gossip is dissected each morning amid the smells of fresh coffee and the wondrous baked treats emerging form the oven. Tables overlook the town-side bustle or boats moored out back.