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Tra Ban Restaurant

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Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Galway, Ireland
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89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely tasty food, though helpings are sparce and its quite pricey.Staff are lovely, ambiance is excellent (except when they came in with a video camera and their marketing company recorded for Youtube advertising.

Thank joecoughlan
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149 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Tra Ban with some friends for lunch. The menu was varied, reasonably priced and very tasty. staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank James M
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Returned here with my family a few weeks ago after having a splendid experience over the summer and we have to say we were not disappointed. The food and service is an even higher standard of excellence, each dish was nicely presented. We went for the a la carte option this time round and we were surely not disappointed. Each... More 

Thank Ailbhe9
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very much looking forward to this, based on other reviews and the fantastic quality of food elsewhere in Strandhill. Unfortunately it was a huge disappointment. The complementary amuse bouche (sweet potato soup) was sensational, but it went badly downhill from there. Starters were fishcakes (very good) and beef tacos (very ordinary). The mains were the biggest let down... More 

Thank KJKMelb
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to strandhill numerous times have never eaten here. What can I say "we were missing out". Food here amazing will be back. TRY IT you won't be disappointed.

Thank JenniferKav
Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food but very slow and poor service. Started with dirty glass covered in lipstick, sent back for a clean one. 30 mins between each course. Did not specify coffee was not part of early bird and charged 7.50 even when I queried. Also one member did not have dessert and asked for coffee instead and still charged 2.50 euro.... More 

Thank w0rktravel2016
Sligo, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited Tra Ban in Strandhill with my Latvian friends. You will need to book ahead as it gets busy at the end of the week. Atmosphere was warm and friendly. We had an excellent lamb on the bone slow cooked in the oven and delicious dessert after that.I can recommend this restaurant to anyone who likes a good food.

Thank ArijaBlumberga
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! from the chicken wings starter to the perfect steak. The staff are welcoming and friendly. It was a nice evening.

Thank Janis R
Sligo, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We ate at this restaurant last weekend and we will be back. We opted for the early bird menu great value at €25 for 3 courses. Both the food and staff was excellent. Thank you tra ban for a lovely evening.

Thank lonsonek
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Given the fact that its right beside the beach the quality of seafood was just disappointing. Heard good things about other dishes though. Please work on you seafood it needs to be served fresh

2 Thank Monica C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo  >  Strandhill

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