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The Bayview Bar

€€ - €€€Irish, , European
Lower Main Street, Dungloe EIRE, Ireland
+353 74 956 1682
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Lower Main Street, Dungloe EIRE, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 289 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food🙌 Fantastic service🙌 Fantastic value for money🙌 We were staying about 20/25 mins away and family travelled back the next day to eat there again👍

3  Thank edeldiamond
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was in Dungloe last week & used this bar three times. Apart from the enthusiastic table service I must congratulate the operators of this establishment on their cuisine especially on their Chowder. This, in my opinion, far surpassed a nearby restaurant's offerring which, I've...More

2  Thank vincepie2018
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been to the bayview 3 times in recent months. Visited last week and as always the staff give a great welcome and couldn't be more helpful and pleasant. The food was nice and generously portioned. The problem I had on my visit on...More

2  Thank mo d
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great meal and the staff were very efficient and welcoming. We will definitely go back again, it’s worth a visit if ur in the area.

2  Thank bolt12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the bayview bar today. Was not feeling particularly peckish until I perused the menu and immediately spotted the magic word. Chowder! Of course I had to try it and ordered 2 plates for my wife and I. That's one each of course! Anyway it...More

5  Thank Toddior
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited saturday with 4 friends The band was good but excruciatingly loud considering there were 25 people in the pub. We couldnt have a conversation so we left!More

Thank bonnie0100
ManagerDBP, Manager at The Bayview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear bonnie0100, Thank you for choosing the Bayview for your recent night out with friends and for taking the time to share your experience. We are of course disappointed to read your comments regarding the volume of our band, but have taken them on board....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good and fresh seafood. However, my fish was tasteless, not seasoned at all. Dessert- chcocolate cake wasn't exciting at all. Staff isn't very attentive, we had to go to the bar and ask for things like extra drinks, desert menu or to pay the...More

Thank Agness A
ManagerDBP, Manager at The Bayview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Agness A, Thank you for choosing The Bayview Bar on your recent visit to Dungloe and for taking the time to share your experience. We were disappointed to read some of your comments regarding the service on the day and we thank you for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch with my mum. The batterd cod was good says me mum. I enjoyed the chicken basil Bruschetta was very tasty. Nice Irish music & no TV noise was a plus. Good atmosphere. Very friendly staff.More

2  Thank Irldude
ManagerDBP, Manager at The Bayview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Irldude, Thank you for choosing the Bayview Bar for your recent lunch with your mum. We are glad that you both enjoyed all aspects of your dining experience, including both food and service. We hope you both get the chance to dine with us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by Marie at the Inisean B&B, we ventured to the Bayview one evening. Located on the main town road, the restaurant is nicely appointed with bar and table seating. The service was excellent as was the seafood. The even had grilled oysters in addition...More

3  Thank Karen B
ManagerDBP, Manager at The Bayview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Karen B, Thank you for choosing the Bayview Bar for your evening meal on your recent trip to Dungloe and for taking the time to share your experience with us. We were delighted to receive such lovely feedback on all aspects of your visit....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had food here on Sunday with family and both the food and service was excellent. We were served by Patrice who was very welcoming and professional. Will definitely be backMore

2  Thank SMcMu1999
ManagerDBP, Manager at The Bayview Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SMcMu1999, Thank you for choosing to dine with us here at The Bayview Bar and for sharing your experience. We were delighted to receive a five-star review from you for both our food & service. Patrice was delighted to get a special mention also....More

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31 May 2016|
Response from mary1456 | Reviewed this property |
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31 May 2016|
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Response from Patrick B | Property representative |
Sorry at the minute you cannot buy voucher on line. However if you contact the Bar on 00353749561682 they will sort it out for you. You can pay over the phone by visa and voucher can be collected or posted for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Main Street, Dungloe EIRE, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Dungloe
  • Phone Number: +353 74 956 1682
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