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Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
+353 71 982 2369
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my fiancee went here for valentine's night,. We had booked as it was valentine's night meal and we were highly impressed. We came into nirvana at 8pm and was welcomed at the door by Sharon (the owner) whom had a wonderful smile and...More

Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 14 January 2018

My wife, father in law and I had a really good early bird visit here in id December. Food was really good, staff were really friendly and helpful, can't recommend the restaurant highly enough. Will be back soon for a later evening meal and I'm...More

Thank Aiden L
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this afternoon for a Sunday lunch. Food was the nicest I have had for a long time. Service was very good. Reasonably priced 3 course lunch for €21.95. Place seemed very quiet. Maybe a bit more advertising is needed as the location is a...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Lovely quiet restaurant, excellent food quality and reasonably priced. Good selection of options on the menu, but not too many to overwhelm you.

Thank tracy6813
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Family meal out. Very tasty food and excellent service on a busy day. Staff very attentive. Very good value.

Thank Barney M
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for an early bird menu and was quite nice. Good value steak on this menu. It is a bit limited but the steak is a good value. My partner had the pasta and that was fine also. The staff were very friendly and...More

Thank Jamie A
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had the opportunity to dine here as a group and had a wonderful experience! The food was great, and the service was warm and inviting. The bread pudding is a must try!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We found this lovely restaurant on our way home after a very wet and cold day in Donegal. Stopping in Ballyshannon town we asked a local for any restaurant open at 5.30pm on a Sunday. They recommended Nirvana. it's quite hidden down a side Mall...More

Thank edenstreet
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We booked for a table of 8 a few hours before and arrived to a lovely warm welcome. The food was delicious all delivered at the same time hot and tasty. The service was fabulous and the owner so attentive and able to guide food...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 15 September 2017

booked for 8 at very short notice mid week, excellent, really obliging service. Nothing was too much trouble. food was good, and plentiful and variations asked from menu were dealt with in good form. excellent desserts. Only minor issue options for Veggie or Vegan poor...More

Thank galwaygirl1963
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We strive to give our clients the best culinary experience possible. We are happy you enjoyed your time in Ballyshannon. We have two vegetarian options, one of which is vegan. Hope we see you soon again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
Nirvana restaurant is now back under the management of the Kelly family. We look forward to meeting and greeting all our old friends and welcoming new faces to Ballyshannon. We are sure that you will enjoy our fine dining in the rear portion of the restaurant or our casual dining in the front of house. In either case you will be well catered for by our widely experienced local Chefs - Graham Lynch and David McCadden
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