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Beach House

The Pier, Swilly Road, Buncrana, Ireland
00353 (0) 7493 61050
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Ranked #3 of 22 Restaurants in Buncrana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

Had fantastic meal last night. Spectacular seaside location on a winter's night. Fab to look out at the wild sea from the comfort of the beach house with its beautiful low lighting & understated & elegant Christmas decorations. Had the christmas menu. Baked figs & goats cheese to start was excellent as was the traditional turkey & ham. The very... More 

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Seville, Spain
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55 reviews 55 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Sin duda. Y probé muchos. The Beach House ofrece magníficos platos de pescado (y también una buena variedad de carnes). También es muy recomendable su bodega. Indudablemente un sitio para repetir. Me gustó mucho y a mi mujer también. Repetiremos cuando volvamos. -- Undoubtedly the best place, and I try several alternatives. The Beach House offers magnificent fish and seafood... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I popped into the Beach House at the weekend. I have been on a number of occasions and once again it didn't disappoint. The service was prompt and friendly and the food was absolutely delicious. As Arnie says in the movies, "I'll be back".

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Carndonagh, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We have been to the Beach House many times over the past few years but have noticed a decline in standards in the last year or so. We decided to try it again recently but that's it now. NEVER AGAIN. We should have realised straight away that something was wrong because the place was almost empty - on a Saturday... More 

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buncranabeachhouse, Owner at Beach House, responded to this review

Dear SENA M, I was very disappointed to read your review regarding your experience last Saturday night at the Beach House. Over our eight years of building and managing the Beach House we have worked very hard to ensure that we provide a high standard of food and service in a friendly environment. I am sorry to hear that you... More 

Buncrana, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

First I will say the food in wonderful. My partner and I went to see if we wanted to have our wedding dinner here. But we where sad to see the heat in the place was crazy. The sun was shinning and with the huge glass windows it made it so hot we sat sweating while eating our dinner. I... More 

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Moville, Ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have ate here numerous times and the service and food are always first class. Claire the owner will go out of her way to ensure you have a great meal and nothing is ever to much. I have ate in many good restaurants and this is for sure up there with the best. Highly recommend this place.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We always book the Beach House when we visit Buncrana and this was no exception. We phoned our booking through 3 weeks before we were going there in the hope of getting one of the 'good seats'. When we arrived we were put up stairs, a bit disappointing as it was nearly empty at the time. However, the menus arrived... More 

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buncranabeachhouse, Owner at Beach House, responded to this review

Dear artybabe28, Thank you for taking the time to review your dining experience at the Beach House last Saturday night. We are sorry about the wait on your food but as explained by our supervisor on the night unfortunately due to some unforeseen circumstances the kitchen was a little slower than normal and this is why we offered the complementary... More 

Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I would highly recommend the Beach House as the food there is always really lovely! We recently had our wedding there & had an amazing day. The food & service were great! Claire was more than helpful with all of our requests and the staff were very pleasant. Everything is home-made & really fresh - I love the food there!... More 

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buncranabeachhouse, Owner at Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Gemma, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent wedding at the Beach House. It was lovely to host such an intimate wedding so thank you for choosing us as your venue. Wishing yourself and Nigel all the best in your married life together. Best wishes, Claire Mc Gowan Proprietor More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Paul and I celebrated our wedding here in August. It was the most perfect day, thanks to Claire and her team. Claire took the stress out of organising everything, and we were safe in the knowledge everything would be taken care of. From the moment we arrived the staff could not have been more helpful. Nothing was too much trouble.... More 

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buncranabeachhouse, Owner at Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Nomie, Congratulations on your recent wedding and thank you very much for choosing to celebrate it with us at the Beach House. I will pass on your kind words to our team. Wishing yourself and Paul all the best in your married life together. Best wishes, Claire Mc Gowan Proprietor More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The hospitality and food in the Beach House is consistently excellent, I have been many times over the years and just love walking in the door... it is like home from home. This was a birthday meal and I have to say the pork was exceptional, I just had to pick up the bone and get the best bits... Then... More 

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buncranabeachhouse, Owner at Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Lynda, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent visit to the Beach House. It is always our pleasure to welcome you back to the Beach House. We really appreciate your continued loyalty. Thank you for your high recommendation which means so much to us. We hope to welcome you back to the Beach House again... More 

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Address: The Pier, Swilly Road, Buncrana, Ireland
Phone Number: 00353 (0) 7493 61050
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Buncrana
Cuisine: Seafood

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