We regret to announce that The Strand Restaurant and Guesthouse is no longer open for business. We wish to thank all our loyal customers that have supported us over our 35 years in business but now we have decided to take a different - This website will remain live until further notice. Thank you all Johnny and Caroline.

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To Start

Chicken Liver Pate

Served With Crunchy Melba Toast And Johnny’s Sweet Chilli Jam

Stir-Fried Garlic & Chilli Atlantic Tiger Prawns

Served On Slices Of Crunchy Warm Crostini

St Tola Goat’s Cheese And Potato Roulade

On A Bed Of Red Pepper And Ginger Chutney With A Fresh Rocket Salad

Carrigaholt Crab Claws Warmed In A Garlic Cream

With A Fresh Seasonal Salad

Creamy Atlantic Seafood Chowder

Of Mussels, Smoked Haddock, Shrimp, Cod and Salmon

Soup Of The Day

Served With Anne Mac’s Famous Soda Bread

Vegetarian Main Options

Roasted Vegetable Frittata

Served With Johnny’s Summer Relish And A Fresh Rocket Salad

Strand Veggie Special

Gratin Of Roasted Mixed Peppers, Red Onion, Mushrooms, Basil, Spinach And Topped With St Tola Greek Style Organic Goat Cheese Herb Crumb And Baked In The Oven. Accompanied With A Light Fresh Seasonal Salad

From the Land

Jack Kelly’s 10oz Irish Sirloin Steak

Cooked To Your Liking And Served With Garlic Fried Mushrooms And Our Own Home Made Creamy Whiskey Pepper Corn Sauce Or The Old Favourite Garlic Butter With Hand Cut Fries

½lb Gourmet Burger

Prime Irish Minced Beef With Added 20% Irish Pork For That Extra Flavour Plus Some gentle spices, Onion Rings, Beef Tomato, Hand Cut Chips And Johnny’s Tomato Relish.
Bacon 75c / Cheese 75c Topping

Pan Fried Breaded Irish Breast Of Parmesan Chicken

Breast Of Organic Chicken Breaded With Parmesan Crumbs, Golden Fried And Served With A Creamy Lemon And Ginger Sauce served with Gratinated Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables or Hand Cut Fries and Salad

From the Sea

Linguine Al Pesto Rosso With Garlic Sautéed Atlantic Prawns

This Pasta Dish Is A Fantastic Combination Of Italian Flavours With Freshly Cooked Linguine Accompanied With A Blend Of Blitzed Basil, Sundried Tomatoes, Pine Kernels And Extra Virgin Olive Oil With Some Gentle Seasoning And An Addition Of Succulent Garlic Prawns.
(Can Be Served Without Prawns; €12.50)

Freshly Breaded Golden Fried Scampi In Panko Crumbs

And Served With A Lemon/Lime Mayonnaise, Fresh Salad & Hand Cut Fries

The Strand’s Famous “Fish N Chips”

Battered Catch Of The Day, Mushy Peas, Tartar Sauce, And Hand Cut Chips

Cheesy Crispy Crunchy Cod Fillet

Cod Fillet Topped With Monterey Jack Cheese, Wholemeal Herb Crumbs And Baked In The Oven

Side Orders

Ratatouille (When Available)

Selection Of Seasonal Vegetables

Side Salad

Sautéed Onions Or Mushrooms

Gratinated Potatoes

Sliced Potatoes Baked Gently In Garlic Cream With A Hint Of Nutmeg And Topped With Cheddar Cheese

Homemade Chips

Children’s Menu

Kids Ice Cream

Pasta, Garlic bread With Homemade Tomato And Basil Sauce

Kidz Oven Baked Fish Sticks, Buttered Carrots, Hand Cut Chips

Jack Kelly’s Sausages & Chips

Strand Homemade Chicken fingers & Chips

Homemade Desserts

Baileys And Chocolate Cheese Cake

With Freshly Whipped Cream And Warm Chocolate Sauce

Sticky Meringue

With Fresh Fruit Selection, Whipped Cream And Raspberry Coulis

Chocolate And Hazelnut Brownie

with Our Own Hot Chocolate Sauce & Vanilla Ice Cream

Apple And Rhubarb Crunchy Crumble

Served With Creamy Vanilla Ice Cream

Warm Lemon Drizzle Cake

Served With Freshly Whipped Cream and a Scoop of Vanilla Ice Cream


Après Ski

A Hot Alpine Chocolate Laced With A Subtle Hint Of Hazelnut

Caffe Latte

An Italian Irish Marriage Made In Heaven ….. But Will It Last

Viennese Cappuccino

We Take The Decadence Of Caffe Mocha And Cap It With Fresh Whipped Cream

Caffe Mocha

French Chocolate Conspires With Italian Coffee To Seduce Your Palate


A Chance For Your Favourite Barista To Show Off !!

Italian Espresso

A Short Intensely Flavoured Coffee To Kick Start Your Day

One for the Road

Bushmills 10 Year Old Single Malt Whiskey

Chivas Regal 18 Year Old Scotch Whiskey

Remy Martin V.S.O.P Fine Champagne Cognac

Jameson 1780 – 12 Year Old Irish Whiskey

Midleton Very Rare Irish Whiskey

Glenfiddich Special Reserve Single Malt Scotch Whiskey





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