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The Exchange

Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7127 3990
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went here for a meal with the parents and famliy, we got there early as we did have some 3 and 4 years old with us, but we know it always fill up quickly as well. It was mid week and were some restaurants...More

Thank Raymond H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here a number of times recently and always found the food to be very good, but have to honestly say this place has the best service in Derry makeing every customer feel welcome and at home, noting is to much bother for them. Well...More

Thank harrisj836
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for lunch today and big was it hard work the nicest thing we had was the glass of rose my wife had hormone which tastes shop bought with 3 dips of dubious taste still haven't worked out that taste I had beer battered cod...More

Thank palom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to eat one of the best in town, food was excellent, service 100%, highly recommend the Exchange for anyone.

Thank braehouse4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge menu and prices very cheap, however it felt like the price reflected mediocre ingredients. Service was ok and the restaurant is nice but I’d try somewhere else next time.

Thank francesgilman1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant twice during our visit to Derry and we were not disappointed either time. It does not take bookings so get there early as fills up quickly.

Thank Kay O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night in Derry, unfortunately it was Monday night so there was not a lot Restaurants open. We dropped by and read the menu which has something on for everyone although it is not a massive menu. Also a good sign that there...More

Thank Tobias R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, can see why it's so popular for that reason, staff are pleasant. The food is OK, there are many better quality restaurants in Derry, don't quite get the hype about this place to be honest. That said they do the simple things well,...More

Thank Kas07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was very busy with an hour wait, no booking. The staff are very helpful and friendly. Best dinner....

Thank Topher75
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We eat in The Exchange every time we visit Derry, make sure you arrive early if you are time pressed.. Be prepared to wait an hour as we did last night arriving at 7.30pm Saturday .. Worth the wait the food is delicious and there's...More

Thank J M
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Eunan M
9 December 2016|
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Response from tomac | Reviewed this property |
They don't take bookings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7127 3990
  • E-mail
The Exchange Restaurant and Wine Bar is a family friendly, informal restaurant located centrally near the Peace Bridge in the busy town centre. Established 10 years ago, we have become a well known attraction on the riverside. We serve a comprehensive range of good food, including vegetarian options, and quality wine. All of our food is locally sourced and freshly produced on the premises by professional chefs. The establishment has been awarded a Five Star hygiene rating.
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