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Pats on the Square

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Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, Latvian
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9 Market Square, Letterkenny ROI, Ireland
+353 74 912 4901
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout
Description: We are in the Market square, right in the centre of town, half way down...
We are in the Market square, right in the centre of town, half way down the main street. We are a 50 seater restaurant, recently renovated. The kitchen and foyer are downstairs and the restaurant is upstairs. We are a bistro style establishment, we serve pizza, pasta, steak, fish, chicken and salads. Our emphasis is on fresh, local and organic where possible. We have been in the same building for 30 years and are family run.
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Visitor rating
  • 108
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Family Night Out

Family night out with Mum, Big bro and hubby. OMG I forgot how beautiful this place is, the food the atmosphere, wine & dessert. Everything was fantastic. I had the risotto to start, it was cook to perfection, the goats cheese tartlet was mouthwatering and the bruschetta was beautiful. Our mains... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Sharon C
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Letterkenny, Ireland
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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165 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Letterkenny, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Family night out with Mum, Big bro and hubby. OMG I forgot how beautiful this place is, the food the atmosphere, wine & dessert. Everything was fantastic. I had the risotto to start, it was cook to perfection, the goats cheese tartlet was mouthwatering and the bruschetta was beautiful. Our mains were mostly pasta dishes which were full of flavour... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Pats is second to none for their pizza, definitely best pizza in letterkenny, but don't just settle for pizza their menu is varied and everything on it is good. Worth a visit

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Derry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I can be a fuss pot an be disappointed if i pay for average food but i was definitely not disappointed with this place . I ate at this restaurant on Saturday 11 April 2015 and can definitely say i will b back. Im a lover of goats cheese an their menu had it for both a starter and main... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My partner is from donegal and has raved about Pats on the Square for a number of years, I finally got to try it for myself on Thursday night. First impressions were good, quaint little place, an authentic Italian vibe about the restaurant. The starter was antipasti which was plentiful and DELICIOUS! Also perfect to share - Then had the... More 

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donegal
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Visited here on easter Saturday with my partner! It was super busy even when we arrived at 9.30pm!! The food, service and everything in between was faultless. We had chicken wings and a goats cheese tart to start, followed by a custom made pizza and the salmon pasta! We then had strawberry and rhubarb crumble with the nicest ice cream... More 

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West Lothian
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Doing our Family Tree is what took us back to Market Sq Letterkenny. Went to Pats on the Square and was greeting not only by Beautiful Food, but good Company & further Knowlege of our Heritage and stories of Old Market Square. Will most certainly be back and looking forward to another Beautiful Meal and some quality time with Mary... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Ate here a few nights ago with my wife and my parents and was happy with the restaurant as a whole. I got the garlic mushrooms as a starter and although lovely there wasn't much of it as it was served in a small pot. Had the blue cheese pasta as a main and I have to say it was... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Went here one nite midweek , great location, good pizzas ,the kids love it , can get v noisy when busy, service efficient .

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Ordered the vension vol au vent and may have been a bad decision as was essentially a beef stew. Boyfriend ordered potato wedges to start and was much tastier. I ordered the chorizo pasta while my boyfriend ordered the chicken and garlic potatoes. Both were ok but nothing to rave about. Desert was amazing apple crumble and chocolate pudding easily... More 

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Letterkenny, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

I was brought here on a date.. It was lovely.. Great food and atomsphere.. Staff are very friendly and i enjoyed my time there.. Only have one small thing to say thats bad, and im sure wouldn't take much to fix it was the table we were sat at wobbled.. It was ok but slighty annoying at times.. But other... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Market Square, Letterkenny ROI, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Letterkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 74 912 4901

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 22
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta, Latvian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions

Description

We are in the Market square, right in the centre of town, half way down the main street. We are a 50 seater restaurant, recently renovated. The kitchen and foyer are downstairs and the restaurant is upstairs. We are a bistro style establishment, we serve pizza, pasta, steak, fish, chicken and salads. Our emphasis is on fresh, local and organic where possible. We have been in the same building for 30 years and are family run.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:45 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?