The Smuggler's Rest, Cloghehead

Delicious, fresh, mouth-watering seafood locally sourced daily from the Boyne Valleys largest fishing port. Port Oriel produces some of the world’s most sought after seafood; Crab, Razor Clams, Dublin Bay Prawns, and a whole selection of White Fish which you will find cooked to perfection on our menus …

Set Menu


Soup Of The Day

Served with soda bread

Traditional Caesar Salad

Crisp baby gem lettuce, lardons of bacon, garlic and herb croutons and caesar dressing topped with shaved parmesan

Sticky Chicken Wings

Fried until golden crispy all tossed up in either BBQ or hot sauce served with blue cheese dip

Golden Fried Brie

Served with red onion and cranberry chutney on mixed leaf salad with balsamic glaze

Main Course

Captain’s Fish & Chips

Locally sourced cod, lightly battered served with garden pea puree, homemade tartar sauce and served with rustic chips

Supreme Of Chicken

Baked supreme of chicken served with patatas bravas, baby spinach and garlic cream

Beef Burger

Ballymaloe relish, smoked applewood cheese, sliced gherkin, lettuce, beef tomato, pickled red onion served with rustic chips

Butternut Squash & Pea Risotto

Sautéed butternut squash cooked in a white wine and garlic cream finished with peas, baby spinach and parmesan shavings

Roast Of The Day

Served with mashed potato and roasted vegetables


Selection Of Ice Cream

Topped with homemade butterscotch sauce

Chocolate Cake

Warmed chocolate cake served with vanilla ice cream

Apple & Cinnamon Crumble Tart

Served with custard and vanilla ice cream

2 Course ~ €21
3 Course ~ €26

Add tea/coffee for €1.80 per person
Add prosecco on arrival for €5.50 per person

party at The Smugglers Rest, Clogherhead
The Smugglers Rest
party at The Smugglers Rest, Clogherhead

Finger Food

Port Package

€39 platter

Cocktail sausages, chicken goujons, rustic chips, BBQ chicken wings

Dip: Garlic Mayo | BBQ Sauce | Sweet Chilli

Starboard Package

€49 platter

Cocktail sausages, chicken goujons, rustic chips, onion rings, fish goujons, BBQ chicken wings

Dip: Garlic Mayo | BBQ Sauce | Sweet Chilli

The Stern Package

€55 platter

Chicken goujons, beef sliders, BBQ chicken wings, rustic chips, onion rings, scampi tacos

Dip: Garlic Mayo | BBQ Sauce | Sweet Chilli
Each Platter Serves Up To 5 People

Contact us for more details at [email protected]


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 know as Sulphates)

Welcome to The Smuggler’s Rest, Clogherhead

The Smuggler's Rest

Harbour Road,
Co. Louth.
A92 XH2D

041 988 9302

[email protected]

Opening Hours

5pm - 9pm (food, bar late)
5pm - 9pm (bar late)
1pm - 7.30pm (bar late)
1pm - 7pm (bar late)

Enjoy ALCOHOL sensibly. Visit 

Monday - Wednesday

Available for private party bookings

Thursday - Sunday

Bar available until late

See Our Party Menus