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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Entertainment
“Take a guided tour of this Replica Famine ship, costumed actors really great tour experience”
  • 27 locals recommend
Café
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“New Ross (15 mins) - Delicious food and great coffee. The tomato and mushroom breakfast plate, with hummus and sourdough is to die for!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Centred on an authentic reproduction of an 1840’s emigrant vessel, it provides a world-class interpretation of the famine emigrant experience. Incorporating a guided tour, costumed performers and themed exhibitions of the highest quality. It also has a lovely restaurant that overlooks the River Barrow, a gift shop and just minutes walk from the town centre. Open 7 days a week, 9am to 6pm. (12 minutes by car)”
  • 8 locals recommend
Establishment
“Ros Tapestry Exhibition Centre telling the Story of New Ross. Stitched by over 150 volunteers.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Lodging
“Familiar yet different food that is tasty, perfectly proportioned and satisfying. Child's menu. Not too large. From 6pm. Calling ahead recommended. €€”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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Premise
“Superb park with the most amazing collection of trees and plants. Spend at least have a day and bring a picnic!”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“A place to bring young children if it is too rainy to go outside. About 10 minute drive from Granite Barn.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Public swimming pool and gym. Kids pool and water toys and water slide. Full size adults pool also.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
“It is thee quintessential bar for a relaxing atmosphere, comfort, great pints, and a bit of craic agus ceol! Traditional music on a Thursday night.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Run by very nice people, lovely interior, good selection of drinks, traditional music”
  • 2 locals recommend
Town
“New Ross has the full selection of stores; Tesco, Centra, Supervalue, Aldi, Lidl - and a great selection of btuchers and fish shops. The best local produce shop is Full & Plenty beside Aldi. Ask for Paula and you might get a free apple :)”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Run by very nice people, lovely interior, good selection of drinks, traditional music”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“We love to recommend this place to our guests. Why not enjoy the guided tour of the ship followed by one of New Ross’ most unique dining experiences! Looking out over the River Barrow, the restaurant offers impeccable service along with a wonderful view through the contemporary glass fronted building. Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and gluten free menu. Just a 10 minute drive from the Cottage.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“New Ross 15mins drive away -Reasonably priced, casual dining. We’ve never left hungry! ;)”
  • 1 local recommends

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