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Leo's Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Irish, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews salmon seafood chowder burger irish music great craic family pub staff attentive friendly pub family home service was excellent lovely meal beautiful drive donegal town musical brennan guinness bia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maybe because of the time of year, we (8 of us) were staying locally (Gortahork) and went out for a drive around the area, I talked the group into to going to Leo's for lunch, we arrived at 1p.m. on Saturday, 10th Nov and even...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bigmac14758
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch while on a bus tour through Ireland. The pub is run by the brother of the singer, Enya. They feature lots of music and there’s a comfortable atmosphere. There was live music and dancing while we had lunch. If you’re...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PollyH756
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Called into Leo's last Saturday evening for some food as it had been quite some time since we had last eaten there. We went for the steak sandwich and stir fry respectively and the food arrived within a short space of time. Both meals were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Seán M
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Excellent night we had our Wedding in Donegal Town then had the after party in Leos the following night everything was perfect the service friendly staff the selection of shots and the finger buffet that we got later that night was amazing

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank denissweeney
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We were here a year ago, so decided it was another visit. The same friendliness , food and music. Highly recommended for evening meals, good choices though not an extensive menu.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank liambt23
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We had a very enjoyable evening meal here. The staff are friendly and the food is very tasty. The 'ceili' evening was fun; a group of local women (and an occasional man) took to the floor and danced energetically, even teaching some German tourists the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CeannCabaiste
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Decent meal especially the chowder. Plentiful portions and great Guinness. Good service and really enjoyable traditional music. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank stallion20000
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I visited Leo’s Tavern last night with my teenage son and husband. It was our second visit to Leo’s! I had two starters instead of a main! The goats cheese tartlet and the seafood chowder! Both were delicious! The seafood chowder was packed with fresh...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank bbray2017
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is where tourist buses take their groups. And why not?! It's a beautiful tavern run and owned by an Irish musical legend family (Clannad and Enya). The area surrounding the tavern is picturesque, the interior is clean, and the staff friendly. This is more...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BBdesu
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This really is a "must visit" if you are in the area. Service, food, atmosphere and, of course, the music are all excellent.

Date of visit: August 2018
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ryan b
29 June 2018|
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Response from BlaiseCameron | Property representative |
Yes, providing other patrons don't have an issue (presumably those who may be eating).
Wendy B
19 March 2018|
Response from beheaded c | Reviewed this property |
Leo's Tavern is about 8klm from Gweedore and should take about 11 mins down the R257.
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