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Rockwood Parade, Sligo, Ireland
353719145823
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County Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived in Sligo on Dublin on Sunday 21st August for a four day walking holiday. It was my wife's birthday so something special was required for dinner. I had read about Eala Bhan on Tripadvisor and booked in for an 'a la carte dinner' at 7.00pm. Living in south county Dublin we have lots of good restaurants locally so... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, but unfortunately spoiled by the loud background music played. The waitresses are helpful & attentive. The waitress with the heavy rimmed glasses & blond hair was stunning, & went out of her way to be gorgeous

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United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The restaurant was very busy and noisy and the tables packed in tightly. We thought that the food and service were underwhelming and not at all memorable. Given the excellent reviews on tripadvisor, we had expected something much better and were somewhat disappointed.

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Belfast
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful evening in this excellent restaurant. Knowing how generous the portions are, we opted for main course and dessert only. The steaks were cooked to perfection and the accompaniments also perfectly cooked and delicious. Our cousin's seabass was first class and the bed of rice was very tasty. We had the trio of desserts and each... More 

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Thank Karen M
Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Eala Bhan means 'White Swan' in Irish, so as expected there was a definite poetical feel to the place.This restaurant is nicely situated in Sligo town, along by the river. On the fine evening there were charming red tables and chairs across the road at the riverside. The décor is very nice - cool and calm colours with quotations from... More 

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Thank EatingforIreland
Miami, Florida
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177 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a bit concerned about going here as we have been to their sister restaurant in Strandhill a number of times (Tra Ban) and not been impressed. But the food was good, the service was good and the prices were about right. Definitely try their Black & White Pudding Lasagne.....very delicious! The only issue was the heat in the place.....needs... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was looking forward to a romantic meal at the top rated eala Bhan! Unfortunately it was overcrowded and packed to the brim and so loud!! I got the sticky beef with noodles to start which was sore like a main and wasn't sticky and just tasted of chilli, he got taste of the sea which he said was ok. I... More 

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Ireland
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I were down in Sligo for the August weekend. It was the last weekend of July. I meant to do this review earlier but forgot. Anyway here it is now. We had been to the Eala Ban twice before. First time it was fine we had steak and it was done as we asked. I mean it's a... More 

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Thank FinolaIreland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here as a couple on a Saturday evening. Restaurant was buzzing when we arrived at 7pm. We were told that our table needed to be vacated by 8.15pm. I felt we should have been informed of this when we booked and not when we were seated at the table. The food and service in this restaurant was fantastic. Starters... More 

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Thank 0edell
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten in Eala Bhan many times for different occasions, birthdays, family & friend catch ups, Christmas etc. The food & service is excellent. In particular the early bird menu is amazing & extremely good value. Absolutely worth making a booking for ,which I would advise to avoid disappointment as it runs from 5pm-6.20pm. There is something to please... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Cuisine
Irish, European, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rockwood Parade, Sligo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo
  • Phone Number: 353719145823
Description
Eala Bhan Restaurant in Sligo Town offers the best in fine dining, specialising in fresh Seafood and Steak.

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