We recently caught up with Eamonn Gleeson of Gleesons Restaurant and Rooms, Roscommon town.
Established by Eamonn and Mary Gleeson in 1991 the business has gone from strength to strength over the past 27 years.
Eamonn, why did Gleesons Restaurant and Rooms become a Club Rossie Business Member?
“We wanted to support Roscommon GAA while also helping to bring business to Town.”
What is your most memorable Roscommon GAA Moment?
“The 2006 All-Ireland Minor Football Championship title win.”
Who is your favourite Roscommon player of all time?
“Dermot Earley. He was a team player with a high level of integrity in every interaction, top class performer and embodied honesty, accountability, Co-operation and ambition. These are attributes that I abide by in business.”
Tell us about your Business
“Established on July 23rd 1991 Gleeson’s Restaurant and Rooms is a lovingly restored 19th century townhouse with charm and comforts at every turn. You’ll find us perched on the edge of Roscommon Town’s bustling market square. The perfect place to enjoy all that the town has to offer and the perfect base to explore the County’s idyllic Lakelands.
With 23 bedrooms and two luxury suites, each designed with unique & flair, you can really rest, relax and enjoy complimentary Coffee/Tea & Home baked scones on arrival, Free E-Fibre Wi-Fi and freshly cooked breakfast until 11 am daily.
At Gleeson’s Restaurant & Rooms we pride ourselves on the quality of our raw ingredients. We’re lucky to be surrounded by amazing producers and they inspire every dish on our menu. Handmade, homemade and every plate prepared with passion. Whether you fancy a hearty breakfast, a quick bite, something clean and green or fancy going ‘all out’ for some serious flavour, you’ll find it all on our menu.
Whether you want a place to celebrate with the whole family or a wedding venue with a space that’s all your own, you’ll find it here at Gleeson’s. With a dedicated function room, free parking for as many guests as you can muster and a warm welcome for big ones and little ones, at Gleeson’s Restaurant & Rooms you can look forward to fun without the fuss.”
Finally, who is the most fanatical Roscommon GAA Supporter who know and why?
“Paddy Joe Burke; he is passionate about Roscommon.”
Gleesons Restaurant and Rooms, Market Square, Roscommon town serve food throughout the day. For regular updates why not like their page on www.facebook.com/Gleesons.Townhouse .
To make a reservation for that special occasion call 090 6626954 or email firstname.lastname@example.org