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 …

Valentine’s Set Menu ~ €30pp


Soup Of The Day
Oyster Au Naturel

accompanied by a dash of tabasco and a squeeze of lemon juice

Bacon Caesar Salad

bacon strips, caesar dressing and parmesan cheese

House Chicken Wings

hot / bbq sauce, blue cheese dip, celery sticks

Crab Claws

chilli, coriander, garlic butter emulsion, brown soda bread and salad (sup €3)

Main Course

10oz Sirloin Steak

sauté mushroom and onion, mash potatoes and brandy pepper sauce (sup €5)

Seared Salmon

baby onion, green peas, bacon lardons, mash and chive butter sauce

Chicken Supreme

honey roast parsnips, mash potatoes, smoked pancetta and gravy

Vegetable Linguini

baby spinach, mushrooms, white wine cream sauce and parmesan shavings


ask our waiting staff to hear what selection of seasonal desserts we have on offer

Cocktail Menu

The Love Potion

a sultry blend of Bacardi, luscious strawberry and sweet pineapple
One taste and love wont know what hit it

Whiskey Passion

combining the strong flavour of Slane Whiskey with the delicate taste of passion fruit
we add just a hint of aromatic flavours and top it with soda to give it that little fizz


creamy Baileys, a cheeky splash of vodka and some devilishly delicious chocolate
Need we say anymore?

Cupid’s French 75

legend has it when Cupid runs out of arrows he mixes up a batch of this creation
Bombay Sapphire, lemon juice and raspberry topped with Prosecco
See if you can guess Cupid’s secret ingredient

White Lady

don’t be fooled by the name! There is nothing innocent about this one.
Gordon’s Gin, Cointreau and lemon juice pack a fruity punch with a drop of egg white for that classic look


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

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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