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Pats on the Square

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9 Market Square | Donegal, Letterkenny ROI, Ireland
+353 74 912 4901
05:00 - 09:00
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Tue - Wed 05:00 - 09:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband enjoyed a tastie meal here. It was a decision between here and a few other of letterkenny favourites to choose from. However.. Pats was a good choice...scored well on atmosphere, service and the best garlic potatoes I have ever eaten.

2 Thank tortillasoup10
Derry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Had a really delicious meal in here last night. I'm really impressed with this restaurant. The service is great, and there's a lovely relaxed ambience. And last night when it was a freezing cold night, the restaurant was warm and cosy. I loved the great selection on the menu, and the dessert special I had was delicious -pear and cranberry... More 

1 Thank NellyMel21
Letterkenny, Ireland
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Pats has been a long established restaurant that had stood the test of time through boom and downfall economies. Simply because of it's consistance of fresh local produce and exciting and delicious Italian food, always a winner.

1 Thank cbmissy
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

My friend made a reservation here for my birthday for the two of us. We were running a bit late for the reservation but this was no problem for them, they were very helpful and accommodating and kept our table for us! We opted to just have mains with garlic bread and wine. The food was beautiful; im so glad... More 

2 Thank genshee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food and the lovely window table we got that was looking out over the square. Service was excellent too

Thank Mary H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We went here while staying in Letterkenny, restaurant is very cute but small and narrow stairs are not ideal for everyone. Food was very tasty and reasonable priced.

Thank Sparks F
England, UK.
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Ate here on our first evening and thoroughly enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The staff were very obliging

1 Thank BillandGerry
Letterkenny, Ireland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had a lovely meal with my family, the decor is really relaxing and the staff were very friendly and helpful, it was quite empty when we got there but it wasn't long in filling up. The service was quick and the food was excellent.

Thank Jacqueline Q
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Good food and friendly staff. The service was good and the staff were very attentive. The food was lovely also. €90 for 2 people for three courses and 2 bottles of wine - not too bad!

Thank paddygray08
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Our first evening in Letterkenny before we had any chance to orient ourselves. So it was luck that we found Pat's on the Square. A modest entrance and a cosy upstairs restaurant. Complementary bread and tapenade - a good touch! One Smoked haddock & leek pie; and one Greek Salad. Followed by a fabulous rhubarb and strawberry crumble. All really... More 

1 Thank Steve M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$38
Italian, Irish, Pizza, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 09:00
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:00
05:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Market Square | Donegal, Letterkenny ROI, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Letterkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 74 912 4901
We are in the Market square, right in the centre of town, half way down the main street. We are a 50 seater restaurant, recently renovated. The kitchen and foyer are downstairs and the restaurant is upstairs. We are a bistro style establishment, we serve pizza, pasta, steak, fish, chicken and salads. Our emphasis is on fresh, local and organic where possible. We have been in the same building for 30 years and are family run.

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