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Dawros Bay House

Rossbeg, Donegal Town, Ireland
+353 74 954 5252
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
3 Jul 2017
“Awesome quirky and beautiful spot with excellent seafood”
6 May 2018
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rossbeg, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful setting overlooking the bay but that’s the only positive. Ordered warm chicken salad. Consisted of several pieces of chicken(tasty) on a spoonful of diced yellow pepper and two slices of beetroot. My partner got lucky and had three half’s of cherry tomato! Would have...More

3  Thank Chris698
Reviewed December 11, 2017

This was my second time here. They were not able to get us a seat in the restaurant, we were a larger group, but agreed to get us some food we could eat outside. They kind of overdid the small plates we had (we really...More

1  Thank robert m
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We stumbled upon this place and were very glad. It is eccentric, tucked away in a beautiful position with exquisite views, very atmospheric old bar, and very good fresh seafood cooked by a chef who really knows what they are about.

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M M, Family at Dawros Bay House, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2017

Thank you very much, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Dawros Bay.

Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous fresh seafood, music and hospitality at Dawros Bay house. Very relaxed venue with great views. Family and pet friendly and huge Criac. Well worth the visit

1  Thank DonegalHighlander
M M, Management at Dawros Bay House, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2016

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed yourself and our fresh seafood. it was our pleasure.. your kind comments make it all the more worthwhile, and Thank you for dropping in!!

Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

After a day's sightseeing around the heritage town of Ardara, my family found ourselves in the stunning location of Rossbeg. The view from the dining room is breath tacking and the seafood chowder was spot on. Looking forward to returning once more when I am...More

1  Thank Alistair M
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Grotty & seriously overselling itself, this dark, grubby amateurish bar/restaurant is billed as a specialising in seafood. Over cooked lobster followed by pear & apple crumble which was inedible mush. An underwhelming experience & a waste of a beautiful location. Not worth the drive down...More

10  Thank 17millicent
Reviewed August 26, 2015

We have eaten in this place three times over the last year. Very tasty seafood in a great location. Particularly if you get to sit outside overlooking the bay. Very laid back atmosphere.

3  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

we called in for drinks at this bar which overlooks the beautiful bay. Pleasant garden, reasonable prices and good service.

1  Thank TheCelticCouple
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

This place is about 30-40min drive from portnoo. Found the place ok. Driveway is full of potholes. Doesn't serve food Monday through Wednesday so I was disappointed as I heard it was good .Had a pint with my girlfriend. Bar man was nice but couldn't...More

5  Thank DoxyFoxy
Reviewed July 17, 2015

What a brilliant place to visit. Reminds one of the old black and white movies with wind swept shores, rugged terrain, sailing boat leaving the harbour as fishermen prepare their lobster kreels- and then Dawros house with its eclectic mix of people - local farmers,...More

2  Thank Hugh M
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Seafood, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rossbeg, Donegal Town, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town
  • Phone Number: +353 74 954 5252
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