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Harry's Testimonials

Absolutely 2019

Just returned from a great visit to the Treaty city and found my base for any future visits. The hotel is amazing and is matched by the staff who work there Andy in particular, that guy exudes customer service and more we came back last night to have a night cap after an amazing weekend and he engaged us in conversation made the most amazing drinks and what was planned as 1 drink turned into many!! He really loves his job and the city he has settled in, customer relations suits him down to the ground and he really is an experience in himself thanks for making an amazing weekend even better we cannot wait for the next one

Great staff and super food 2019

My wife booked the hotel last minute on our way back from Killarney for both of us and two of our children. It was a great experience. The staff were excellent from the reception through to waiting and bar staff. The dinner was included so I was expecting something basic. However, the food was superb as was the buffet breakfast next morning. I don't usually write reviews but we felt the excellent service deserved mention.

Baby Shower 2019

Hi, I hope you are well today. I wanted to sincerely thank you and all the staff at the Absolute for a really great day last Saturday. Everything was perfect, the staff were lovely, the food was amazing in quality and quantity and the space was set up exactly as I had requested. You really couldn't have done more for us. All the ladies at the party were very impressed and delighted with the service. Thanks again for all your help and your work. It really was a great day. I'll certainly be coming back to you in the future for anything I am planning.

Great restaurant with a nice view 2019

We had dinner at Harry's during our stay at the Absolute hotel. There restaurant was busy with a group booking but the staff made a quiet table by the window available for us and looked after us really well. The food was lovely and the wine list is interesting and extensive. There is also a range of local beers on tap. Limerick seems to have a range of excellent dining options, and Harry's is certainly one of them.

Birthday Party 2019

It was a successful surprise party after all.

With regards to the overall service, my family would like to thank you all for your generous help throughout the event. The duty manager, the customer service (Reception) and other staffs were very kind and always ready to help whenever we need something. The food and the venue preparation and decorations were all excellent.

Meeting Room 2018

Everything went very smoothly thanks, the food was lovely & the room was great. It was a pleasure to deal with you - it was very easy to make the booking & you were all very accommodating. 

Dinner 2018

Many thanks for your email today. Yes all went well last night. I must compliment the lady who served the table. Her courtesy, care and professionalism was appreciated by all. As I am a regular for lunch and coffee most weeks I appreciate the ambiance which the hotel creates and affords it's clients/ guests.

Wedding Anniversary 2018

We had a fantastic night, the staff and managers were amazing, great service and fantastic attention to delay. Mam and Dad were delighted with everything, the staff went above and beyond to make sure everyone had a fantastic night. Thanks to everyone for making their night so special.

Christening 2018

I cannot thank ye enough from the food, the view and the staff it was a beautiful day please thank the staff from us. We will be back again.

Birthday Dinner 2018

Just wanted to drop you a line to say thank you  to all for making my Dad's birthday dinner/celebration so enjoyable he had a fabulous night as did the family the food was excellent  and so was the service the staff were so attentive &  accomadating.

A special thank you to Stephen who never fails to look after us no matter what the occasion. Once again on behalf of my family we thank you all.

Dinner 2017

Totally amazing restaurant, delicious food, nice atmosphere, but most of all staff is absolutely Top class, very helpful, professional and friendly, makes your dinner unforgettable experience! And the best chef ever! Highly recommended ! TripAdvisor

Dinner 2017

Awesome friendly staff, great Food. We stayed at this hotel and we usually don't eat at where we stay and we rather explore the cities restaurants. But it had great reviews and we were not disappointed. Table by the window, great river views.

Dinner 2017

We had dinner here one evening while we stayed at the hotel. The food was top notch. We ordered mussels and tandori salmon on flatbread. Both were excellent!

Lunch 2017

We had a fabulous lunch on Friday and the service was outstanding.

Thank you so much for all the help with the pre-order, everyone was delighted with their meal and couldn’t believe how organised you all were even though the bar was full with other diners. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon. Denise.  

Lunch 2017

We had a wonderful lunch - thank you.  

I was delighted with everything – the service, food, prices were all top class.  

I stayed in the hotel as well and overall it was a fantastic experience – from check-in (Stephen upgraded our room) to departure and everything in between. As a Limerick native it is fantastic and fills me with pride to see such a wonderful team operating in a great hotel. I travel a fair bit and your hotel is one of the very best I’ve been in.

Keep up the good work.    

Superb service 2016

Excellent service from check in to check out. Extensive list of cocktails prepared by friendly bar staff. Dinner was included in our deal and while we expected a nice dinner we actually received an excellent dinner. Breakfast couldn't have been better. 2nd time staying in this hotel and each time the service gets better.  


Very good food at a reasonable price 2016

A good menu with some very tasty and well-prepared local favourites.  Friendly staff makes the experience even better.


Sunday Lunch 2016

We were a party of 5 adults that arrived without a reservation for Sunday lunch. Not a problem for the girl that met us at the entrance to the restaurant. We were promptly seated in the bar area overlooking the Abbey River. Two courses are 16.95 and three are 21.95. We ordered the seafood chowder and crab fishcakes for starters, beef, chicken and salmon for the main courses and I have to say, all dishes were excellent, top quality and would be hard to beat elsewhere. Desserts consisted of a lemon trifle, apple strudel and poached pear and all were yummy. Service was prompt and delivered by staff who were friendly and most helpful. Definitely will call again, highly recommended.


BBQ 2016

Full marks to the whole team from start to finish – including yourself! We had a very relaxed evening and felt you guys did everything to make it a success.

Well done and many thanks to everyone

Sunday Lunch 2016

How are you…..Sunday was great, the restaurant staff were brilliant, made a big fuss of her and the location by the river is gorgeous! Everyone enjoyed it and the personalised menus went off in the handbag! Thank you again for your help, most enjoyable weekend had by all !  

Hen party 2016

Where do I start!! Ye were absolutely fantastic! Couldnt have been any more helpful to us you and all the staff were amazing. Food was outstanding all the girls were raving about it! So happy we stayed in the absolute hotel ye made our weekend, will highly recommend ye to anyone I know that will be staying in limerick in the future! :-) 

Once again thank u so so much!! 

5 stars from us anyway!!!! :-)

BBQ 2016

We had a fabulous time, thanks very much. All went smooth and service was great too. Everyone was over the moon with the food, it turned out really lovely. We were also blessed with the weather which top it off nicely.  Please give my thanks to chef Jim and Jerry who looked after us for the day. It was a great success.

Confirmation dinner 2016

Just want to say thanks you and the team for everything on Saturday. Everything went perfect food was lovely and Callum was delighted with the card and gift , really made it a special day for him. Have already recommended the Absolute to our friends for ant special occasion .

Once again many thanks Leonard

Lunch Jan 2016

Thanks for asking. We were very well looked after. The service was excellent and the food good. 

Kind regards, Elsie