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All 6 Dungloe Restaurants

The Bank Bistro

Daniel O'Donnell Visitor Centre | Main Street, Dungloe, Ireland
353 (0) 7495 22334
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Ranked #3 of 6 Restaurants in Dungloe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, English, French, Irish, International
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Very pleasant and unexpected surprise, in the top end of Donegal. Friendly and obliging staff; very good and tasty food with excellent presentation and very good value for money. HIghly recommend it.
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English first
Nantes, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Fab food, great presentation and super service, a must when passing through this part of the world. We had the lamb shank which was succelent served with a red wine jus reduction, totatlly yum.

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Husband and I had our lunch there the service was good staff very helpful ,The food was good we have been there a few times always good nice dining area very fresh and clean well done

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Loved everything about the Bank Bistro. The staff were exceptional and the food was excellent. A great addition to Dungloe. Would highly recommend.

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

It may be a little on the expensive side but the goat's cheese starter makes any visit worth it. Also recommend the seafood bake for a main -although it is extremely filling!

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Glasgow, Scotland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We made a reservation here after failing to get one at the Bayview (we went a few days later and it was excellent!) the Sunday the Mary of Dungloe was crowned. So the town was jumping! There were 5 of us - myself and my husband and our three kids (aged 9, 6 and 2). I had lamb shank with... More 

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Monaghan, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

had a meal here on Saturday the 19th July with a group of hen party goers.....couldn't ask for better the food was fab compliments to the chef the staff were fantastic and very friendly......and to top it of and the icing on the cake we meet Daniel O O'Donnell... i certainly will be back... :)

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Stewartsville, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Make sure this is on your "to do" list when visiting Dungloe, co. Donegal. Exceptional food, great folks, fantastic atmosphere!

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Co Armagh
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

We popped into the bar Sunday 25/5/14 we had been staying in the area for the weekend. The bar had a nice atmosphere, friendly and efficient staff. We had starters and Sunday roast and it was honestly a really tasty feed! Plenty of meat on the plates, good flavour off the gravy and pepper sauce and it was served hot... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Very nicely decorated restaurant. Really pleasant staff. Liked the menu. I ordered a special of seafood chowder and open prawn sandwich for a reasonable 8 euro 50 cents. Chowder could have been served warmer but it was absolutely delicious and full of lovely fishy treats. Children got huge portions of chips with their meals. If it hadn't been for a... More 

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Downpatrick, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We recently spend a weekend in Donegal and decided to visit Dungloe as we hadn't been there for years. We were looking for somewhere for lunch and came across the Bank Bistro. We had a lovely lunch in the very tastefully decorated dining room. The girl who served us was lovely and couldn't do enough for us. When we were... More 

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Address: Daniel O'Donnell Visitor Centre | Main Street, Dungloe, Ireland
Phone Number: 353 (0) 7495 22334
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Dungloe
Cuisine: European, English, French, Irish, International

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