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The Square, Portumna, Ireland
+353 90 975 9568
11:00 - 23:00
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate Irish food, and it was very good. And the owners, they are really nice! We thought, we eat Indian food tonight. We changed our mind, and...no regret, at all!

Thank kdelexi
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Modena last Wednesday. This wasn't our first time as we always come in when we are in Portumna. The staff were excellent and remembered us. The food was fantastic and very tasty. We ate from the Indian menu but the standard menu looked very good as well. Definitely caters for everyones tastebuds! Will return the next time we're... More 

Thank Pamela S
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I had a three course meal in Modena with my partner on Tuesday evening and the food was absolutely amazing. I had a lamb dinner and it was lovely, the meat was cooked to perfection as it was in no way dry and also was fresh spring lamb. There is a great atmosphere in the Modena with very welcoming and... More 

Thank Rebecca K
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Good portions and very tasty - nice and relaxed for me , kids and teens and plenty of options - including my vegan and pescatarian daughters - we'll be back

Thank Robert H
Lucy186609, Public Relations Manager at Modena, responded to this review

Hi Robert, Thank you for your very positive feedback and glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Hope to see you soon again in our restaurant. More 

Penticton, Canada
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Modena is in a quaint old building set back from Portumna's high street. The owners have lived in Portumna for 20 years, having come from Malaysia to work in a resort hotel nearby that burned down a few years ago, so they opened their own place. The food is Irish or Indian, very flavourful and beautifully presented. The service is... More 

Thank Pentictontraveler
Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Dropped in here with my other half for dinner on NYE. The food was nice but what really made it was the kind and attentive staff who throughly looked after us!

Thank MissT1985
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Warm and relaxed atmosphere, quiet and delicious! An unexpected find in Portumna! A lovely selection of Irish and Italian food as well.

Thank littlelo329
Milton, Georgia
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This place is so delicious! It's the very best Indian meal we've ever had, and it's also the best meal we had in all of Ireland. They offer a wide variety of other types of cuisines, too, and they were said to also be wonderful. We are so thankful we came here after a long day of exploring the area.... More 

Thank ashleycatedunn
Lucy186609, Public Relations Manager at Modena, responded to this review

Hi Matt & Ashley thank you for your recent review of Modena Restaurant. It is always great to hear when our guests enjoy their visit to Modena and that your meal was very enjoyable. We always like to welcome each of guests & hope their visit is one that they will remember. We hope you will return again to Portumna... More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food. Lots extra with dinners. Service super. 3 course dinner and wine only 35 euro. Very cosy restaurant with candles and a bar.

Thank Kathy C
Lucy186609, Public Relations Manager at Modena, responded to this review

Thank you Kathy for your recent review of Modena restaurant and that your visit was enjoyable. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Guelph, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is great spot for some hearty Indian food on a cool evening. I enjoyed the saag paneer and yummy garlic naan. Good service, atmosphere is ok.

Thank 1682hdnwid
Lucy186609, Public Relations Manager at Modena, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of Modena restaurant and that your meal was enjoyable. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Italian, Irish, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Portumna, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Portumna
  • Phone Number: +353 90 975 9568

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?