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Jolly Farmer

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€€ - €€€Irish, ,
Clyhore, Ballyshannon, Ireland
+353 71 982 2141
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Clyhore, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of dining here for a family occasion recently. Honestly it was a great experience from the moment we entered the door. Staff were very friendly and particularly accommodating to my small children. We dined at around 6pm and so from the Al...More

Thank lmccauley61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here on several occasions and could find no fault with it. This is genuine "Pub Grub" fare and very reasonably priced. The service is good, the food is wholesome and you are guaranteed not to leave hungry. Also, they serve an excellent...More

Thank Magnus45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday lunch with friends was complete failure due to bad experience in this dump. Its a 'pub' plain & simple so I dont appreciate when you are interrogated about a reservation when you want pub grub. Dressing up a pub with nice curtains & wallpaper...More

2  Thank shauncon76
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Took 20 people to dinner here on an outing after going on waterbus.we had main course dessert and tea or coffee. Good was delicious served on hot plates plenty of vegetables potatoes and chips. Even catered for a special diet. pleasant staff quick service everyone...More

Thank jagaboyd
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is my third review of this establishment and felt it necessary due to the changes. We came for the lunch and were surprised we were the only car in the car park. Inside had been spruced up from our previous visit a year ago...More

3  Thank ConcordeSST
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I am baffled as to where to start, perhaps the best to summarise this place would be to rename it 'Faulty Towers' - and that is being generous! This is more 'greasy spoon' than 'restaurant' as their signage suggests. From the outside its over-the-top tacky...More

4  Thank shaun007C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We love this place so much!! It is a 'home from home' and our first visit for dinner when we arrive back here. Kevin and Jenny are amazing and the welcome for all guests is so lovely. The food is gorgeous and the environment is...More

1  Thank TricLeitrim
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stoped here during my motorbike trip. Quick, nice staff, correct food! Lasagna are nice, I recommend ;)

Thank MacaronProd
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here to grab a bite to eat. Everything was brown/deep fried. I ordered the roast chicken with stuffing and it was deep fried chicken sitting on a plate of stuffing with no veg and tiny drop of gravy. I asked for more which they...More

1  Thank Gemma E
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We had stopped for lunch & our custom didnt seem to be appreciated because we didnt book in advance. Meal was awful, very bland & veg was too hot & potato too cold. Quantity rather than quality. Overall cleanliness not great, toilets a mess. Never...More

3  Thank MagsR99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clyhore, Ballyshannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Ballyshannon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 982 2141
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