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EJ King's, Clifden, Galway

EJ King's

4.2
4.2
11 Reviews
€30 and under
Gastro Pub

Welcome to EJ Kings Gastrobar and Restaurant Clifden, Co Galway.
In the heart of Connemara on the infamous Wild Atlantic Way.

For those who don't know our history. EJ’s was established over 100 years ago as a public house run by members of the King family and has dominated the corner of Clifden's Main Street and Market Street ever since .

A magnet for writers, artists, film-makers and naturalists, Clifden enjoys an international reputation for excellent food, drink and good cheer and EJs is no exception!

Offering a range of dining experiences, Ej’s can be the ideal venue for a quiet leisurely drink,or a cosy lunch before exploring the many attractions of Connemara and finish the day with an intimate dinner followed by a lively music session amongst friends.
Offering a wide varity of dining options from our restaurant overlooking the town square to our extensive outdoor terrace.
Ej's offers an extensive menu with seafood as a speciality

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Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Gastro Pub, Irish

  • Hours of Operation

    Daily 12:00–00:30 Food Served Daily 18:00–22:00

  • Phone number

    (095) 21330

  • Payment Options

    MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress Code

    Casual Dress

  • Area

    Clifden

  • Parking Details

    None

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Beer Garden, Cafe, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Late Night, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeaway, View, Wine

Menu

View menu on restaurant's website

What 11 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.2
4.2 based on recent ratings
  • 4.3Food
  • 4.4Service
  • 4.2Ambience
  • 3.9Value

NoiseModerate

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  1. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    9 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on 13 August 2021

    overall4food4service3ambience4

    A great place to visit with a group. Food and atmosphere were brilliant. Will visit again

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Many thanks for your kind review, we are delighted you enjoyed your visit to Ej's. Kind Regards The Ej's Team

  2. M

    Moll

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 7 August 2021

    overall5food4service5ambience4

    Fast service The Staff were excellent Food very verg good.

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Hi Moll, Many thanks for leaving a review, glad to hear your enjoyed your visit to Ej's. We have shared your feedback with the team. Kind Regards The Ej's Team

  3. AS

    AlanS

    Connacht

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 6 August 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    Another good evening, food excellent and reasonable value. Wines a bit pricey. Will be returning.

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Hi AlanS, Many thanks for posting your review, delighted you enjoyed your time with us. All feedback is greatly appreciated. Kind Regards The Ejs' Team

  4. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 5 August 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience4

    Lovely food and staff

  5. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 August 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Lovely upstairs restaurant- great food & service

  6. AW

    AdrianW

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 August 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience4

    Great food and prices. You won’t go hungry. Decent options for fussy kids too.

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Hi AdrianW, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review, we have shared your feedback with our chef & the team. Kind Regards The Ej's Team

  7. AS

    AlanS

    Connacht

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 31 July 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    Nice friendly place to eat and consistently good, both before and since pandemic.

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Hi AlanS, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review. Delighted you enjoyed your visit to Ej's. Kind Regards The Ej's Team

  8. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 30 July 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    I have to say that I ennoyed the scallops immensely. Very fresh and absolutely perfectly presented with a black pudding and potato accompaniment.

  9. MM

    MaureenM

    Connacht

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 30 July 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    Three of us had a very pleasant meal here. The staff and food were all great. Would certainly dine here again

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Hi MaureenM, Thank you for taking the time to post your review we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Ej's. Hope to see you again. Kind Regards The Ej's Team

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    lizl

    Connacht

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 27 July 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    Good pub grub family friendly and helpful staff in a comfortable atmosphere

    EJ King'sResponded on 31 August 2021

    Hi Lizl, Thank you for posting your review, we have shared your feedback with the chef & our team. We are delighted your enjoyed to visit to Ej's . Kind Regards The Ej's Team

  11. T

    Tippgirl

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 26 July 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Don't miss this spot if you're in Clifden.. Ticks all the boxes - food, service, ambience will definitely return.

    EJ King'sResponded on 28 July 2021

    Thanks very much for the great feedback Tippgirl, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to Ej's. Kind Regards Ej's Team

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitising

    • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
    • Contactless payment available

FAQs

EJ King's offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (095) 21330.

EJ King's is rated 4.2 stars by 11 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

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Google Map for EJ King's

Market Square Clifden, Galway H71 XV21

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Area

    Clifden

  • Hours of Operation

    Daily 12:00–00:30 Food Served Daily 18:00–22:00

  • Cuisines

    Gastro Pub, Irish

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress Code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking Details

    None

  • Payment Options

    MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Beer Garden, Cafe, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Late Night, Outdoor Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeaway, View, Wine

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