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The Burren Smokehouse Visitors Centre, Lisdoonvarna, was established in 1995, to create a window for the smokehouse’s own products and other local gourmet products and crafts. We offer a video for our visitors that shows how our salmon is being...more
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The story of how this couple developed this local, eco-friendly smoked salmon business is worth a stop. There's a short video that shows how they smoke the salmon (a different method) and at certain times it is possible to explore their kiln (we didn't). There...More
if the salmon is this good after refrigeration i can only imagine how good it would be fresh from the smoker - regretfully the "center" only offers a movie of the smokehouse itself and not a tour of it - hot smoked salmon in all...More
More a lovely smoked fish shop with additional tasty items than a full-fledged visitor center. If the video isn't playing and you would like to see it, give an ask. Offers both hot or cold-smoked salmon, as well as trout, mackerel. Also a selection of...More
We visited after a day driving qrounf The Burren and Cliff of Moher. Arrived ard 30min before closing time so it was pretty quite. We sampled different types of salmon before deciding on which flavors to buy. As we did not have means to store...More
We have had the most amazing time in Ireland. Great food, warm and friendly people, excellent service, and beautiful landscapes. It was therefore somewhat of a shock to go to the Burren Smokehouse where the precise opposite of all of these things made for a...More
Date of experience: July 2018
1 Thank Chris K
BurrenFoodEmporium, Public Relations Manager at Burren Smokehouse Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018
Hello Chris K,
Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback, we appreciate it. We also understand that it must be frustrating for you to wait and then not be able to watch the video.
We talked to the staff member who was...More
Enjoyed an interesting hour here following the smoking process. It was fairly busy when we arrived as a tour bus had just pulled up so we had a walk around and came back later to watch the video presentation. Friendly staff and nice shop. Had...More
This place was fine but mostly inaccessible to the general public because it was full of a bus tour! This appears to be a common problem here in Ireland and is something I'm not familiar with. Most quality restaurants & pubs we tend to visit...More