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Zafran Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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Main Street, Stranorlar, Ireland
+353 74 917 5111
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Ballybofey, Ireland
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went out for friends birthday. . 2 sets off couples ... food was great ... service from waitress was fantastic very attentive. .. most nights off week seem to have great deals on ... worth a visit

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Thank marieadocmcginty
Letterkenny, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Catered tastefully to all dietary requirements from young and old carnivores to vegans. Great value for money.

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Thank aidangc
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

We saw a local advert about Thursday Curry Night at the Zafran. We knew this was a great chance to check out the place. The food was delicious and fresh. The woman that waited on us was very friendly. I look forward to visiting again. The Curry night was a good value for the portions, and selections. I will definitely... More 

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Thank Shannon D
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here quite a few times now and found it very good value for money. They offer a full menu with European dishes and Indian food plus they also have a set menu which is reasonably priced too.Its quite comfortable and well decorated. Staff are friendly too especially sinead and would highly recommend a visit when she is working... More 

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1 Thank Tracydmc
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

The range of the menu was broad and everything we had was generous and very tasty. There were not many staff but the waitress was friendly and efficient - although we had an early dinner there were not many people in yet.

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1 Thank Lara F
Convoy, Donegal, Ireland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Was in with a few friends for birthday celebrations well where do I start our every need was met.. we had drinks first and the waitresses knowledge of their wines was brilliant was able to suggest right away a wine which my friend really enjoyed. There food was amazing the flavours and texture was spot on. Also as a picky... More 

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1 Thank Gillian M
Letterkenny, Ireland
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

I thought starter and main course was plain and made with basic ingredients. Not food of real substance, which I would expect at an exclusive restaurant. When I ordered wine the waitress just poured out a full glass without giving us the option of tasting it. When I pointed this out her response was "wine is wine, sure". If the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant while staying in Stranorlar for a two day break. The food was excellent and surrounding very pleasant. The waitress was extremely friendly and helpful. We would definitely return again.

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ballyclare
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83 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

starters and main courses for two were enjoyed without any of the razamatazz of previous reviews which was the reason for our visit Great waitress but even she couldn't rescue the ordinariness of the food on a very quiet Monday night Very nice house wine but sorry we wont be in a rush back to Zafran

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Thank sonoftc
Dublin, Ireland
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016

Terrific value at 20€ for 3 courses of delicious food in pleasant surroundings.Our waitress/ server/hostess would have been hired by any of us- what a worker!She is Superwoman! This restaurant is well worth a visit.

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Thank Ann M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Stranorlar, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Stranorlar
  • Phone Number: +353 74 917 5111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?