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Olde Glen Bar and Restaurant

| Glenmenagh, Carrigart F92 KR23, Ireland
+353 83 158 5777
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Glenmenagh, Carrigart F92 KR23, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of those reviews that I'm sort of conflicted writing. Had three course meal here tonight wow the food is unreal, I particularly recommend the venison, think it was the tastiest meat dish I've ever had, complimented with a beautiful red cabbage dish,...More

Thank Owen C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here to get warned up after a couple of hours in the Glen Valley Adventure Centre. Cozy fire, lovely Guinness, huge pots of tea, friendly service and lovely and quirky decor in one of Ireland's oldest pubs. Well worth a visit.

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We already love the restaurant here, and the crack in the bar is mighty. However, on our last trip to Donegal , the friends we were staying with brought us up to Glen village in the early afternoon. Right next door to the place we...More

1  Thank kittyandbill
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I've never felt so AT HOME in a pub, and I come back as often as can to relax, rewind, blether with great people here, and to enjoy the Guinness (perfectly managed by Aengus and his bar team). Once you've been here, discovered how wonderful...More

2  Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 7 January 2018

The food and wine menu here was fantastic. A lovely place to enjoy great high-end food. Compliments to the chef! You first walk into a traditional and quaint bar which we had a drink in first - lovely experience. The restaurant was nice and the...More

Thank db9512
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

A hidden gem in donegal, food service snd staff were all fantastic, we arrived 10 min late which was no problem accomadate a diary free member of our group no problem and had 2 veggie options also, would highly recommand here for anyone wanting a...More

1  Thank Mimihair
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this place a few weeks ago. There was only one vegetarian option on the menu. That being an exciting risotto!!When I asked the waitress she presented a second option to me- that being a vegetarian stir fry . For somewhere that deemed itself...More

Thank aaanice
Reviewed 20 November 2017

A super menu with plenty of variety and very reasonably priced - a definate must when in that part of Donegal

1  Thank PandS35
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here on and off since 1996, and are always happy. Tonight was wonderful, my wife had Venison for the first time and I quote “it’s one of the best dishes I’ve ever had”, I tried it and it was lovely. I...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Eat here with friends from Letterkenny on their recommendation. They weren't wrong. The place seems to be in the middle of nowhere but the food was without exception excellent. Great pace for couples or larger groups.

Thank old_poundbury
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12 February 2018|
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Response from DLP555 | Reviewed this property |
As a reviewer of this establishment I have as much idea as you. Could I suggest that you contact the place? They might know the answer to your quaetion. If they don’t, you’re in trouble.
Cait S
25 August 2017|
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Response from WilliamCar | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't remember
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16 August 2015|
Response from TheOGBTeam | Property representative |
We do take bookings. You can contact us on 00353831585777
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Glenmenagh, Carrigart F92 KR23, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Carrigart
  • Phone Number: +353 83 158 5777
  • E-mail
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