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The Exchange

Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7127 3990
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Irish, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

15 of us, including a baby and 2 persons with mobility issues, we dined and received fantastic service. The restaurant can easily accommodate a wheelchair and the baby pram, as well as catering to every taste requested by our large and fussy party. We received...More

Thank murphycaz28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lunchtime meal at The Exchange. The day's dish was Turkey and Ham with stuffing. The plate was warm and the meal tasty. Succulent stuffing and excellent mash potatoes with roasts and the usual range of veggie finished the dish. Altogether a very pleasant...More

Thank face2909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just as The Exchange opened so we were seated immediately. The order was take without delay, food was very slow at being served and when it was served my sons dinner was forgotten about an easy mistake for anyone to make no big...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was no atmosphere in the restaurant and it was very quiet. Staff however were lovely. Starters were just ok. The mains were delicious. I would try again.

Thank Paula N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been here for a while when I went back in December 2017, the food is always very good but I think its a bit overpriced, can get food of the same quality elsewhere in Derry in just as nice surroundings for less. I...More

Thank AnnaB1981
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best 3 course gluten free evening meal I have had locally in a long time. I had lamb and my husband had duck and they were both cooked to perfection. Very reasonably priced and the staff were so helpful and friendly. A...More

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used to go to the Exchange years ago as they did the best roast duck.A couple of years ago I got awful duck and hadn't returned until last night.The menu still had the roast duck with caramelized orange sauce so I tried it again.Unfirtunately...More

1  Thank holidayseeker
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to the Exchange for the last 5 or 6 years on New Years Eve as it's my husband's favourite restaurant in Derry. The restaurant doesn't take bookings (according to the website it's not because they're trying to be cool), they open...More

1  Thank Mrsp35
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We just had lunch here, a party of 9 including 4 children, and the food was excellent. The staff were very attentive, the food was bursting with flavours and well-cooked, and the prices were reasonable. Highly recommended if you're looking for somewhere good close to...More

Thank Col_Buendia
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I attended a work Christmas gathering in exchange during Christmas week. The restaurant was understandably really busy. The waiting staff were attentive and helpful under pressure. The food was delicious but the portions too big. First time I was unable to finish chocolate fudge cake....More

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Eunan M
10 December 2016|
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Response from tomac | Reviewed this property |
They don't take bookings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exchange House Queens Quay | Queens Quay, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7127 3990
  • E-mail
The Exchange Restaurant and Wine Bar is a family friendly, informal restaurant located centrally near the Peace Bridge in the busy town centre. Established 10 years ago, we have become a well known attraction on the riverside. We serve a comprehensive range of good food, including vegetarian options, and quality wine. All of our food is locally sourced and freshly produced on the premises by professional chefs. The establishment has been awarded a Five Star hygiene rating.
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