The Smuggler's Rest, Cloghehead

Locally landed at Port Oriel, Clogherhead our seafood is fresh, healthy and mouthwateringly delicious. Why not sample a selection of local delicacies with our light bites menu.

Our Menu

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Starters

Soup Of The Day

€5.90

Served with soda bread (1,3,7,9)

Seafood Chowder

€10.50

Locally sourced fresh and smoked fish in a white wine cream sauce served with soda bread (1,2,3,4,7,9,12,14)

Golden Fried Brie

€7.95

Served with red onion and cranberry chutney on a mixed leaf salad with balsamic glaze (1,3,7,9,12)

Classic Moules Mariniere

€11.50

Fresh mussels cooked in white wine, fresh herbs and finished with cream. Served with homemade soda bread (1,3,7,12,14)

Smugglers Spiced Mussels

€12.50

Fresh mussels cooked in spiced chorizo and tomato sauce served with homemade soda bread (1,3,9,10,12,14)

Sticky Chicken Wings

sml €8.50 | lrg €12.50

100% Irish chicken wings fried until golden crispy all tossed up in either BBQ or hot sauce and served with blue cheese dip (3,7,9,10,11,12))

Smugglers Scampi Tacos

€14.00

Our famous panko coated Dublin Bay prawns with fresh mango salsa and microgreens in a soft taco (1,2,3,7,10,12)

Caesar Salad

€9.00

Crisp baby gem lettuce, lardons of bacon, garlic and herb croutons, Caesar dressing and topped with shaved parmesan (1,3,4,7,12)

Add garlic prawns … +€4.50
Add cajun chicken … +€3.00

Our Seafood

Smuggler’s Scampi

sml €14.50 | lrg €23.50

Our famous panko coated Dublin Bay prawns cooked to perfection and served with rustic chips and homemade tartare and Marie Rose sauce (1,3,7,12)

Coconut Scampi

€24.00

Dublin Bay prawns coated in panko and coconut shavings served with spicy rice and honey and chilli dip (1,2,3,7,9,12)

Cajun Scampi

€23.50

Golden crumbed Dublin Bay prawns tossed in cajun spice served with rustic fries, garlic mayo and Marie Rose sauce (1,2,3,7,12)

The Captain's Fish & Chips

€16.50

Locally sourced cod lightly battered or buttermilk pan fried served with garden pea puree, homemade tartare sauce and served with rustic chips (1,3,4,7,10,12)

Seafood Linguini

€17.00

Locally sourced smoked and fresh fish cooked in a white wine cream sauce finished with fresh herbs (1,2,3,4,7,9,12,14)

Pan Fried Scallops

€25.50

Golden fried scallops served on a black pudding and pea veloute, chorizo mash and garlic cream sauce (1,6,7,9,10,12,14)

The Burgers

The Beef Burger

€14.50

Ballymaloe relish, smoked applewood cheese, sliced gherkin, lettuce, beef tomato, pickled red onion served with rustic chips (1,3,7,9,10,12)

The Carribean Burger

€15.50

Beef burger topped with grilled pineapple, lettuce, diced peppers, Marie Rose sauce served with rustic chips (1,3,7,10,12)

The Chicken Burger

€13.95

Crisp shredded lettuce, tomato, garlic mayo and ruby slaw on a brioche bun accompanied by hand cut rustic chips (1,3,7,9,10,12)

The Grill

10oz Striploin Steak

€26.50

Cooked to your liking topped with beer battered onion rings served with rustic fries and pepper sauce or mushroom sauce (1,7,9,12)

Add your surf to the turf (1,7,9,12) … +€4.50

10oz Ribeye Steak

€26.00

Cooked to your liking topped with beer battered onion rings served with rustic fries and pepper sauce or mushroom sauce (1,7,9,12)

Add your surf to the turf for … +€4.50

Supreme Of Chicken

€16.50

Baked supreme of chicken served with patatas bravas, baby spinach and garlic cream (7,9,10,12)

Veggie Tacos

€14.00

Stir fried peppers, onion, courgette, organic mixed beans, baby spinach finished with sweet chilli sauce and served in a soft taco shell (1,3,7,9,10,12)

Butternut Squash & Pea Risotto

€13.50

Sautéed butternut squash cooked in a white wine and garlic cream finished with peas, baby spinach and parmesan shavings (7,9,12)

Add garlic prawns … +€4.50
Add cajun chicken … +€3.00

Sides

Hand-Cut Rustic Fries

€4.00

Skinny Fries

€4.00

Spicy Rice

€4.00

Beer Battered Onion Rings (1,3)

€4.00

Side Salad (12)

€4.00

Garlic Ciabatta (1,12)

€4.00

Dips

Garlic Mayo (3)

€0.70

Marie Rose (3,9,12)

€0.70

Tartare (3,12)

€0.70

Sweet Chilli Mayo (1,3)

€0.70

Allergen Information

1. Celery | 2. Cereals Containing Gluten | 3. Crustaceans | 4. Eggs | 5. Fish | 6. Lupin | 7. Milk | 8. Molluscs | 9. Mustard | 10. Nuts | 11. Peanuts | 12. Sesame Seeds | 13. Soya | 14. Sulphur Dioxide (sometime known as Sulphates)

The Smugglers Rest beef burger
The Smugglers Rest beef burger

Come and see, eat and admire Louth. Sealouth is a new scenic seafood trail that captures what’s best about County Louth’s 70 km+ coastline, the stunning scenery and, of course, the finest local seafood. For more info ask any member of staff and make sure to check out the website www.sealouth.ie

Welcome to The Smuggler’s Rest, Clogherhead

The Smuggler's Rest

Harbour Road,
Clogherhead,
Co. Louth.
Ireland.
A92 XH2D

041 988 9302

[email protected]

Opening Hours

Monday
CLOSED
Tuesday
CLOSED
Wednesday
CLOSED
Thursday
3pm - 9pm
Friday
1pm - 9pm
Saturday
1pm - 9pm
Sunday
1pm - 8pm

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Monday - Wednesday

Available for private party bookings

Thursday - Sunday

Bar available until late

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