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The Venue Bar and Restaurant

Top Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
+353 71 916 8167
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (83 reviews)
“fajitas” (13 reviews)
“crab claws” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
European, Irish, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Top Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant views looking down at the beach and golf course.we had a cod and chips, and roast beef dinners.both were great a lot of food so be hungry.the staff were so friendly.would recommend it to anyone.

Thank trudygoa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Venue Bar and Restaurant was just a short walk from our overnight accommodation so very much a convenient choice for dinner. You enter the bar from the street front and find yourself in a small front bar: seating at the bar for 8-10 people...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I ate here while on a visit to Sligo and I have to say this restaurant is top class. Definitely pre-book if possible and ask for a table at the window so that you can dine while looking out over the Atlantic....More

Thank Gavin_Morgan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently had lunch here with my daughter,son and granddaughter,The atmosphere there is lovely,the staff are so friendly and welcoming,the food was just amazing,and the desserts to die for,and really good coffee ,thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience,can't wait for my next visit,

Thank Rayan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice and good restaurant with a wonderful sea view! The food is tasty and fresh. The service is friendly.

Thank DerBarti
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited the Venue in Strandhill several times with my family and have to say we're never disappointed. The food and atmosphere are fantastic and most importantly we're always made feel so welcome by the great staff. It's very reasonably priced as well. Any time...More

Thank duffalump
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Great atmosphere, tasty food and great service, We hadn't booked a table and the restaurant was full, we offered to seat in a simple table close to the entrance door that usually is not in use, they let us stay and dine there. I had...More

Thank Claudia O
Reviewed April 7, 2018

One of my favorite restaurant's, I have visited the Venue as much as possible when I go to Sligo. The staff are friendly and bubbly. If you can, try get a table in the extension, its brighter out there and the view is amazing. The...More

Thank Kate05082707
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Great food and fantastic service. Called ahead to get a table. Restaurant was spacious and buzzing with people. Waitress was very attentive and we were in and out in an hour. Nice view and would recommend.

Thank 3lj3
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere, tables are on on top of each other, staff very friendly, helpful and efficient. Chicken wings are divine Crab claw main courses- biggest crab claws we have seen and a good portion size. Sauce is superb. A slightly fresher bread is the only...More

Thank Buckthorn1
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14 January 2015|
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Response from Marie634 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I agree with all of the above answers----why not ring the restaurant ? I am sure you can find the phone number? somewhere
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Top Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo  >  Strandhill
  • Phone Number: +353 71 916 8167
  • E-mail
We are a Bar/ Restaurant specialising in Steak and Seafood. Our Restaurant hours are from 12.30pm to 9.30pm Daily . The bar is very popular with the locals and tourists alike and is open till late with live music at the weekend.
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