The pub is owned and run by John and Lorna who are passionate about keeping people at the heart of Austies; a place for locals to unite and connect and visitors to feel welcome and enjoy true Irish friendliness and the informal hospitality of the pub.
There is music every weekend with traditional Irish and folk music sessions. On Sunday’s enjoy ‘The Jazz Lads’ and in the evenings live music in the lounge. The café is open from 12.30 with homemade breads, cakes, jams and chutneys and other ‘goodies’ to eat in or purchase. On Sunday's enjoy a traditional roast lunch. The Restaurant has great views over the harbour offering casual dining and an al a carte menu from 5pm every day, with quality fresh food, locally sourced where at all possible and with daily specials. Dishes range from local Lissadell mussels, calamari, fish & chips to homemade Irish beef burgers, steaks and house salads. A children’s menu is available and the ‘Old Bar’ is ‘Pet Friendly’.
Small parties and groups can also be catered for either in the Lounge or Restaurant. There is an outdoor seating area with barbeques during the summer months