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La Bouche

Patrick Street, Portumna, Ireland
+353 90 974 1780
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“baked alaska” (9 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
“salmon” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Irish, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Patrick Street, Portumna, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived in Portumna late in the evening , called in to la Bouche close to their closing time. We were welcomed by a lovely girl at front of house and assured there was no problem with late visit.The dishes we ordered were delicious , prawns...More

Thank Colette M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined as a family of 4 in this restaurant in the lovely town of Portumna. While it is a little more expensive than others in the areas, it is head and shoulders above in terms of quality and the old adage 'you get what you...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 1 week ago

very good but not cheap. large portions of home cooked food. friendly service. clean place. would go back

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I, total 6 people, had a late lunch on a Thursday and it was a good choice. The lunch menu is reduced but still had plenty of options to suit all tastes. While the restaurant was quiet, only one other table of...More

Thank Tom_M71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here 3 times whilst staying at a local B and B. The welcome is friendly and the decor and ambience very pleasant. The food is excellent and I would thoroughly recommend the steak and the baked Alaska! A great restaurant that you would...More

Thank Corinne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was without doubt amongst the best I've ever tasted. However the service was very poor. Despite being very friendly and nice they were a bit slow and poorly trained

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where could I start? Even if it was getting late on a tuesday evening (half-hour before the official closing time) and we hadn't booked a table,the welcome from Chef David and waitress Catherine couldn't have been warmer or more welcoming. Then the first impression upstairs...More

1  Thank mariegarrykennedy
Reviewed June 29, 2018

We’ve been twice and were underwhelmed each time. The starters were quite good Tempurs prawns & confit duck were quite good, BUT I had the Beef Bourguignon ( specialty) was completely dry from too long in the oven or microwave...I didn’t eat more then 2...More

Thank cinbin1946
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Food is fantastic, prepared by a wonderful chef (David). Flavours and menu choices are wide ranging. It's always a pleasure to eat here. Siobhan does a great job front of house (and sometimes in the kitchen!). Ravioli and Steak are highly recommended. Food here is...More

Thank Pearl S
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend a visit to this restaurant. Food is excellent, so tasty & cooked from scratch by chef owner. Warm and friendly welcome and service throughout. Everything from start to finish was wonderful.

Thank MinnieIreland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Patrick Street, Portumna, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Portumna
  • Phone Number: +353 90 974 1780
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La Bouche Restaurant is a family run restaurant serving freshly cooked meals to order. Chef David who is from the Savoie region in France is passionate about using the best locally sourced seasonal ingredients to create mouth-watering meals that keep our customers coming back. Our Restaurant is situated upstairs with a south-facing balcony, we do also have seating on the ground floor. We cater for all dietary requirements including vegan on request We also provide an outdoor catering service for all your family events (booking is essential)
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