Treacy’s Bar & Restaurant is situated in Co Laois, close to the Heart of the Midlands on the outskirts of Portlaoise Town, on The Heath, a beautiful picturesque rural area surrounded with stunning views of the countryside, hills with character and vast plains of heritage, culture, teamed with tranquility and uniqueness.
This Outstanding Gem has retained its original structure with its unique traditional thatch roof, white pebble dashed exterior, shutter widows and beautifully finished to perfection with seasonal hanging baskets and window boxes surrounded by creeping ivy, which beautifully surrounds this historical building all year.
The Treacy Family are the proud owners of this business, one of the oldest, traditional Pub & Restaurants established in Ireland since around 1780 and through 8 generations of family have built a reputation that is known for its exceptional quality of hand crafted traditional Irish Cuisine that offers a wide variety of favorites to suit the whole family.
Sport is at the heart of every community and no more so than here at Treacy’s.
We have proud strong Munster Rugby ties and the family have been involved with sponsoring both Laois and The Heath GAA. We sponsored Laois Minors from 1992 to 1997, in this space Laois won Minor Football All Ireland.
The Gordon Bennet Rally has been a feature every year which takes place on June Bank Holiday, The Treacy Family love to entertain a variety of vintage car loving enthusiasts to come, show off their prize loving motors and take a spin through the breath taking Slieve Bloom Mountains over the weekend and enjoy a meet up with the local community at Treacys for the annual gathering.
The Staff have an exceptional level of Customer Service Skills and so many have been part of the operation for several years, Trip Advisor Reviews and high levels of Customer Feedback clearly defines the well-deserved 5* Ratings.
Bar & Restaurant have every protocol in operation to ensure Customer Safety measures are in place to prevent the spread of COVID 19.
All Staff Members have received Certification from Faille Ireland and have the Safety Charter Training
The Bar has retained its beautiful old style tradition and its features are beyond unique, the Snug is an additional feature to the bar which takes the whole level to the “by gone days” with local memorabilia featured all over its décor.
The ambience is delightful, quaint and full of character, the Locals congregate and the conversations are immense, comical and debatable to say the least.
Enjoy smooth creamy pints of your favorite, or chilled choice of crisp lager, local craft or maybe a fine wine, non–alcoholic……we have it all here……
The Restaurant has a modern twist, but keep traditional standards and has the capacity to seat 100 customers within a cozy setting.
There is an additional area, overlooking a beautiful garden, and outdoor dining experiences, for those who wish to avail of selective family events.
The front of the premises has benches and boilies for those who enjoy the outdoors, little pets are welcome, outdoors or in the bar area where you can also dine and have your pet beside you, …… We love animals here……
The back garden “The Haggard “has recently been designed to a beautiful tranquil space which can accommodate those diners who appreciate the boundaries of lush grass, hedgerow and seasonal flowers.
|Friday & Saturday Restaurant opening - 8am|
|Food served until 9pm each evening|
|Friday & Saturday bar opening - 11.30am|
|Bar closes Sunday 11pm|
|Bar closes Monday - Thursday 11.30pm|
To Make a Reservation: +353 578646539
The extensive carpark is free of charge and we welcome overnight haulage drivers, there is shower and toilet available on site for a small fee, tokens available on request.
Camper parking and electric hook up is available for €10 per night, please book as spaces are limited.
The Irish Hereford Prime Beef, dry aged to perfection, defined by its fine grained marbling, known for its tenderness, taste and flavor and 100% Irish is what we are so famous for and there is so many supreme options on the menus to experience.
We at Treacys have a reputation for sourcing local produce and only use the best fresh ingredients for all our dishes.
All our vegetables are freshly prepared on site and the hand cut chips are cut to perfection using traditional methods unique to Treacys tradition.
Vegetarian, Vegan, Coeliac, Diabetic and any special dietary requirements catered for, please feel free to ask Server.
We have proudly won the” Kids Menu of the Year” with the Restaurant Association of Ireland for the past 3 years and delighted with that achievement.
The Breakfast served from 8am - 12pm all week and 10am 12pm Sunday, Exceptional value …. plenty to choose from, the Healthy Light Bites & Fruits, Porridge, Pancakes or the Mini, Full and Jumbo Fry, the Homemade Soda & Brown Buttermilk Bread is baked every morning on site and truly a must....
Lunch is available from 12pm – 3pm all week and changes daily, offering a choice of homemade soups, starters, main courses and desserts, a sandwich, mini options menu is also available.
The Ala Carte kicks in at 3pm and is available until 9 pm each evening, there is a vast range of dishes available, catering for all palates and desired tastes, there is also the availability of 2 and 3 course options for group bookings or those who just want to experience extra value and fancy a little bit more.
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