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Simpson's Bar & Restaurant

€€ - €€€Irish, ,
Moville Road | Tulnaree, Carndonagh, Ireland
+353 74 937 4499
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (9 reviews)
“turkey” (3 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30All hours
Irish, Bar, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Moville Road | Tulnaree, Carndonagh, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always a home from home, friendly, welcoming atmosphere, even when my toddler son used to throw tantrums and the staff were so kind, helpful and generous and always put us at ease. Fantastic menu, served promptly, even when I ask for something during the day...More

Thank Pauline F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had evening meal with family. Lovely cosy warm bar. Food was excellent and staff were brilliant. I had chicken stirfry which I would highly recommend. My sister had Seabass which she said was tasty. Great menu, inexpenejve and large portions. Bar was very clean as...More

Thank Roisin D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate dinner there this evening, enjoyed "early bird" menu. Atmosphere delightful, food & service couldn't be better!

Thank Liveshealthy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very good experience eating here. The chowder was very good as was the seafood. Very nice servers.

Thank Marygolferfoodie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just at the time of floods in Inishowen 4 people from ARDEE working on Cockhill bridge staying with me had an excellent meal in Simpons Sadly it was closed for clean up after floods my Wife and I went there after flood subsided Meal was...More

Thank bmclmar46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and LOTS of it. Forget any negative reviews; this place is great. Trisha must wear roller blades as she is so quick.🍀😎😀

Thank Cisco555
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a great place, great food, service and atmosphere, went twice, Shauna makes you feel special

Thank Floyd G
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Staff and food fantastic! Great portions, great variety on the menu and all 6 of us had a beautiful meal. Just gutted it's our last night in Donegal, but will be back next time we are in the area! Ignore the bad reviews as we...More

Thank dianemurph
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Seriously don't understand the mixed reviews on here! The food is good quality, great value and there is LOADS of it. The staff are so welcoming and friendly that I felt the lady who took our money was my new best friend, she was so...More

Thank Netty_Scott
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Possibly one of the worst meals I have ever had in my life. My girlfriend and I decided to call in on our way back from Malin head as we had worked up quite a hunger from the day's activities. I wouldn't class myself as...More

Thank Deanie1984
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moville Road | Tulnaree, Carndonagh, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Carndonagh
  • Phone Number: +353 74 937 4499
  • E-mail
Tennent's Donegal Pub of the Year '98, '99. Black and White Donegal Pub of the Year 2000/2001. Simpson's Bar and Restaurant is an ideal place to spend a relaxing afternoon or a great night out with friends. Renowned throughout Donegal for excellent food and home cooking, the Bar is adorned with antique furniture where a luxurious atmosphere has been created. Delicious home cooked meals served 12 - late Mon-Sun. Music Saturday nights from 10.30.
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