Family Restaurants in Carrick on Shannon

If you’re thinking of taking a trip to Carrick on Shannon then you’re going to want to find a nice place to eat. Whether you’re just visiting for the day, staying for the weekend, or indulging in a whole week away you’re going to need a good place to chow down.

From breakfast, all the way through to dinner, Carrick on Shannon can provide you with some simply delectable dishes. The restaurants, cafés, and bars in the town serve delicious food that shouldn’t be overlooked for the local Super Macs or chipper.

Let’s get down to our top five favourite bars and restaurants in Carrick on Shannon.

The Red Bank Restaurant

The head chef at the Red Bank Restaurant has a huge passion for using locally sourced quality seasonal ingredients in her dishes and she has created some fabulous casual dining menus. The restaurant has some very interesting menu choices including an extensive vegan and vegetarian menu. There is also a lovely children’s menu. Telephone: 071 9671392
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The Boardwalk Restaurant, Landmark Hotel

The Boardwalk Café is a modern restaurant and bar, overlooking the River Shannon. It serves daily wide selection of European dishes. Large open spaced restaurant with a family friendly atmosphere. Website:
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BR Café and Bistro

Spoil yourself to a little piece of the Mediterranean in a stylish, warm and cosy ambience. BR Café and Bistro offers delicious food throughout the day. It also serves evening meals with a Mediterranean twist. Family friendly. Website:
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Situated in the centre of Carrick on Shannon town, this sleek and modern restaurant serves locally foraged and sourced produce, prepared and served with a flair that offers customers a unique dining experience. Website:
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Buffalo Boy

Our last pick for our top five restaurants is Buffalo Boy, a beautiful steakhouse in Carrick on Shannon that serves a mixture of Irish, European and Malaysian food. Don’t be worried about your non-meat-eater friends Buffalo Boy also has a range of vegan and vegetarian options to choose from. They’ve got both a lunch and dinner menu with options like beef nachos, pulled pork burgers, and racks of ribs. If you’re looking for a mouth-watering meal, with a load of…
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Lena’s Tea Room

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and at Lena’s Tea Room breakfast is also the most delicious meal of the day. Lena’s Tea Room serves wonderful breakfast foods as well as delicious brunch and lunch items. They’re a signature Irish café and always have the best breakfast items on their menu. If you’ve just come back from a mad night on the town, waking up might be a bit groggy but with breakfast from Lena’s Tea Room,…
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The Oarsman

The Oarsman is the number 1 French restaurant in Carrick on Shannon and for good reason. The food is delicious and the service is spectacular. The Oarsman offers a selection of high-quality cuisine along with some European and Irish dishes as well. Their food is always cooked to perfection and their staff provide every visitor with exceptional customer service. They also have a selection of vegetarian-friendly and vegan options on their menu so your whole party can enjoy their meal…
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The Cottage Restaurant

The Cottage Restaurant is a lovely restaurant in Jamestown, Carrick on Shannon. It has gorgeous Irish dishes as well as a selection of European food too. Some of their star dishes include their tender beef special which is cooked three different ways and their scrumptious monkfish.  Their menu has a wide variety of dishes to choose from including both vegetarian and vegan-friendly dishes. They also have gluten-free options available for any guest whose celiac or gluten intolerant.   The staff…
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Di Vinos

An excellent authentic Italian restaurant where you can experience a real taste of Italy in a warm relaxed atmosphere. All dishes are prepared from scratch using some of the finest local produce. An excellent choice of wines, that go perfectly with each beautifully presented dish. Website:
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Vittos Restaurant

Set in a beautiful, wood-beamed stone building, Vitto’s offers an extensive menu of classic Mediterranean dishes, using authentic, imported Italian ingredients. This restaurant has won many awards for family dining and its vast children’s menu. Website:
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The Barrel Store

Located in the heart of Carrick-on-Shannon you can be sure of a warm welcome to this stylish bar. A seat at the counter lets you savour all that what we have on offer, with an amazing floor to ceiling drinks selection.
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