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Harvey's Point

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Lough Eske | Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
+353 74 972 2208
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Unveiled in early 2014, this new look Lakeside Restaurant at Harvey's...
Unveiled in early 2014, this new look Lakeside Restaurant at Harvey's Point is set to Wow new guests and regular guests alike! The creation of a new theatre style open kitchen allows you to 'come into' the Kitchen and view the gastronomic dishes being prepared. At the same time you feel like you are outside looking in with the magnificent vista across Lough Eske. Matched with the finest personal service, this gastronomic experience at Harvey's Point rivals any in the country. Our Restaurant team will assist you in choosing the perfect wine or champagne accompaniment to each course of your meal - the right wine can totally transform a dish. If you are looking for a romantic break- Allow us to provide the perfect setting for you!
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  • 39
    Very good
  • 16
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good meals, beautiful rooms.

We stayed here so we enjoyed many meas. The menus were good and not always the same. A modern take on traditionalIrish food.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Erica G
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Irvine ca
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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English first
Irvine ca
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106 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We stayed here so we enjoyed many meas. The menus were good and not always the same. A modern take on traditionalIrish food.

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Erica, Thank you for taking the time to write of your dining experience at Harvey’s Point. We appreciate your lovely comments. I will proudly share your review with our team of dedicated chefs who are always delighted to listen to guest feedback. Kind regards, Deirdre More 

Antrim, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Stunning location with beautiful walks, excellent staff and the rooms are out of this world. We went there on a deal through the week as the prices at weekends are very high. To say we were impressed is an understatement. If you want luxury and fine dining with some close friends and families you could a lot worse.

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Stephen, Thank you most sincerely for your kind compliments in relation to your visit to Harvey’s Point earlier this year. It was our pleasure to welcome you. We hope you will have occasion to return again sometime. Kind regards, The Gysling Family, Noel & Team. More 

Cairns, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Myself and husband went here for our anniversary. It was great!! Beautiful setting. Super service. And the food was outstanding. Would highly recommend! Especially liked the desserts

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Amy, Thank you very much for your lovely review following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. It was our pleasure to welcome yourself and your husband on the occasion of your anniversary. We appreciate your high recommendation and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warm wishes from our Pastry Chef and our entire Kitchen Brigade for... More 

Craigavon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Friend and I went for two nights taking in cabaret night with dinner. Food was excellent. carvery for starters and sweet other 3 courses served to a very high standard. Cabaret was great nights crack. Enjoyed the whole atmosphere.

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write of your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. It was our pleasure to welcome you. Noel, our General Manager joins in sending you our thanks for your kind compliments in relation to the Cabaret. We appreciate such positive feedback. We hope to have the pleasure of your company again sometime. Kind... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Wow, this place is absolutely fantastic for a Sunday Carvery, Stunning views over Lough Eske. It delivers exactely what it says on its website. Great value and such a big choice of Starters, Mains and Desserts noone would be dissapointed! Staff were freindly and attentive. We will be back again soon!!

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Christine, Many thanks for your kind compliments about Sunday Carvery Lunch at Harvey’s Point. We are delighted that you had an enjoyable dining experience. Hope to see you soon again. The warmest of welcomes awaits. Kind regards, Deirdre, Marc & Team. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Attend a wedding on the 7th July 2015 the entrance was beautiful and staff very helpful after the ceremony we were in the bar again beautiful and the views are impressive the ballroom was perfect for the occasion and the food was devine had a brill day would love to go back again and hopefully stay next time

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Andy, It was our pleasure to welcome you to Harvey’s Point and it’s great to know that you enjoyed the wedding. We appreciate your lovely comments which we will proudly share with our banqueting team. We look forward to welcoming you back for a relaxing leisure break sometime. Kind regards, The Gysling Family, Noel & Team. More 

Ballyconnell, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Liked the welcome we got and just the peace and relaxation of all the place. the location is perfect. The food top class.every thing kept well and tidy

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you most sincerely for your kind comments following your recent visit to Harvey’s Point. We are delighted that you enjoyed the experience. Congratulations on your anniversary and thank you for choosing our hotel to celebrate the occasion. We hope to have the pleasure of your company again sometime. Kind regards, The Gysling Family, Noel & Team. More 

Magherafelt, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

If you like fine dining this is the spot. Amazing food and wine. Quiet relaxed surroundings and brilliant staff who always seem to be working no matter what time of the day or night I'm there. Do they not sleep.

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Ciaran, Thank you for your lovely review in relation to the dining experience at Harvey’s Point. We are indeed blessed to have such a great team who work hard to make every guest feel welcome. Our team of chefs enjoy producing food that is enjoyed by our discerning guests. We hope to have the pleasure of looking after you... More 

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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We love every visit we have from Sunday lunches to a few good weddings.The food is always perfect and the staff are very attentive and friendly .The location and setting are fantastic .I look forward to our next trip .

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Martina, Thank you for your kind comments in relation to your experiences at Harvey’s Point over the years. It gives us great pleasure to welcome guests to our hotel and it means so much to us when we receive positive feedback about our consistency in standards of food and service. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.... More 

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140 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Sitting on the edge of Lough Eske and nestled close to the mountains Harvey's point is in a stunning location. The food is of a very high standard and the public areas are very well decoreated and laid out. There is ample space to walk around the lake and experience all is has to offer. The location itself makes this... More 

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Deirdre M, Owner at Harvey's Point, responded to this review

Dear Aodhan, Thank you for writing of your experience at Harvey’s Point in September last year. We appreciate your kind comments and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again sometime in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Deirdre & Marc More 

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Address: Lough Eske | Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 74 972 2208
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town
Average Prices: USD 44 - 60
Cuisine: French, Irish

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lough Eske | Lough Eske, Donegal Town, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town
  • Phone Number: +353 74 972 2208

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 44 - 60
  • Cuisine: French, Irish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions

Description

Unveiled in early 2014, this new look Lakeside Restaurant at Harvey's Point is set to Wow new guests and regular guests alike! The creation of a new theatre style open kitchen allows you to 'come into' the Kitchen and view the gastronomic dishes being prepared. At the same time you feel like you are outside looking in with the magnificent vista across Lough Eske. Matched with the finest personal service, this gastronomic experience at Harvey's Point rivals any in the country. Our Restaurant team will assist you in choosing the perfect wine or champagne accompaniment to each course of your meal - the right wine can totally transform a dish. If you are looking for a romantic break- Allow us to provide the perfect setting for you!

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