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Nirvana

Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
+353 71 982 2369
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, European, Steakhouse, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just had a fantastic Fathers Day meal at Nirvana Restaurant Ballyshannon. The whole meal from start to finish was really delicious.The staff were really busy but they were great. Would thoroughly recommend this restaurant & the atmosphere was great too.

Thank Loretta G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

myself and 11 of my friends were in Ballyshannon for the annual Rory Gallagher festival and as this year was my 60th we booked a table here. Sharon the new owner was absolutely fantastic and along with the rest of her team couldn't do enough...More

Thank Billy K
Nirvana R, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aww Billy, thank you so much for such a fantastic review! All the staff are absolutely delighted to hear such amazing feedback, we loved having your group with us and we are so happy to hear you had such a lovely time. Hope you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in until the moment we left, I cannot fault Nirvana. Service was excellent and the food was beyond expectation. Everyone loved the meal. Did not leave hungry. Will definitely be back and will be recommending the restaurant.More

Thank Maggie M
Nirvana R, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for such a kind review. I am delighted to hear everything was top notch for your group and that you will be recommending us. That means a lot. We very much look forward to having you join us again. Kind Regards, Sharon,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tremendous food in a trendy setting, served by a lovely young couple, who couldn’t do enough for us!More

Thank Simon L
Nirvana R, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Simon, Thanks so much for your review, it was a pleasure to have you and your family join us for dinner. I hope you enjoyed the Giants Causeway & had a pleasant trip back to Glasgow. If you are ever coming for another trip,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First trip to Nirvana and def won’t be my last. Husband and I were so impressed from start to finish. Greeted by really attentive staff and this service carried throughout the enture meal. The food was top notch and loved that we were given a...More

Thank gillzboyd
Nirvana R, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gillzboyd, Thankyou so much for taking the time to leave such a fab review! It’s such a pleasure to read when guests have enjoyed all aspects of our restaurant and I am absolutely delighted to hear everything was 5 star for you and your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were looking forward to our Sunday lunch at Nirvana as I had noticed on Facebook that it was under new management. We had previously had a disappointing meal about 2/3 years ago, saying that we would not go back again. Our...More

Thank Karen M
Nirvana R, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Karen, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. I’m currently trying to get my head around your dissatisfaction, 1 so severe that it would make your second visit your last as in your own words.. the food was ‘lovely’ ✅...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Nirvana Restaurant team were so patient and helpfull. The food was amazing, not one person in our group of 20 adults and 10 kids found fault. Pretty amazing for our picky guests. Thanks you for the little touches that made the difference. Kids had...More

Thank Arryiane
Nirvana R, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Arryiane, What an absolutely delightful read, I am so chuffed to hear everyone young and old in your group enjoyed their meal with us. We love having small activities to occupy kids so it makes the experience enjoyable for both the children and the adults....More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Came in to a busy place without a reservation and they found room for me. Ordered the cod on their main entree. It was delicious along with the trimmings. Their wine was excellent. I tried a dessert that was over the top.... some type of...More

Thank Kathy G
Bridmoni, Manager at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Kathy, Wow, thankyou so much for your fantastic review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and that our staff looked after you well. At Nirvana we pride ourselves on customer service so it is lovely to hear such feedback....More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Had dinner today beautiful venue beautiful food and lots of it. Hidden gem great sevice lovely setting with great staffMore

Thank Johnny G
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Johnny, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a kind review, it is great to hear such positive feedback. I am delighted to hear you were well looked after by our staff as that is what we strive to do....More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Really lovely restaurant, good food, very child friendly. The games, puzzles and books for the kids were the best I have seen yet, this is really a hit when you have 3 kids under 6 that don't really want to sit for eating a meal....More

Thank VeronicaH457
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Veronica, Thanks for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. I am delighted to hear your family enjoyed the child friendly atmosphere. It is important to us that everyone enjoy their experience and we feel the extra touches of games, coloring and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Ballyshannon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 982 2369
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Description
‘Nirvana’ – as it’s namesake suggests is a perfect place of peace, happiness and tranquillity. A fine dining, family run restaurant located within the heart of historic Ballyshannon, on the Wild Atlantic Way.
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