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La Bella Donna

2 Bridge Street, Donegal Town, Ireland
+353 74 972 5790
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (44 reviews)
“steak” (30 reviews)
“bruschetta” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 Bridge Street, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing meal mid week. Pizza was thin and crispy and the Gorgonzola and pear salad was delicious, washed down with a cold Peroni. Lovely interior and attentive staff. Thanks

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in about 7 on a wet Tuesday night but hit a table ok, within 10 mins it was full. Attentive staff and really well cooked food served piping hot it was s great meal from start to finish. Well done team.

Thank Graham_Crieff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Bella Donna whilst visiting friends who live in Donegal. Many visits here but unfortunately not eaten in their favourite restaurant. The food was excellent, as was the service and efficiency. Priced well for good quality food. Look forward to visiting again on our...More

Thank KirstyH444
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great little Italian restaurant in the heart of Donegal town. It is often busy but service is still good and the tables are set lovely, there is a great atmosphere to the place. I would really recommend the bruschetta for starter it...More

Thank baconpancakes123
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Food and service here as always was excellent, we go here every time we visit the north. Highly recommend.

Thank dublinmallorcaelle
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Love love love this place! Food always fab! The fungi pasta dish my favorite! Husband loves the fillet steak and the kids always look forward to their pizzA! A little bit of Italy in donegal! Great cocktail bar too.. keep up the good work guys!...More

Thank Elidad25
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went for a very late dinner with our young son. The staff was very friendly and the food was excellent. A tremendous value for the quality of food. I highly recommend the tortellini.

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

As a group of 13, having reserved three weeks ahead, we were first kept waiting overlong in a too small uncomfortable waiting area before, finally, being ushered to our upstairs table. Then, we waited. Waited when only one jug of water was offered for 13;...More

Thank marciarev
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed friendly and attentive service in this buzzy restaurant right in the middle of Donegal town (and handy btw for trad music in the bar a few doors down). The food was well presented, tasty and filling. Highly recommend

Thank andycr777
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We went here on the recommendation of a neighbouring pub and were well impressed. The service was excellent and the pasta dishes, in particular the arrabiatta, were among the best we've ever had. The atmosphere was chilled and relaxing.

Thank Gerry T
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25 February 2017|
Response from FriendsSurrey | Reviewed this property |
No take away i believe
5 September 2016|
Response from Mark T | Reviewed this property |
No we went for an late evening meal. The food was excellent and there was a lovely atmosphere in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bridge Street, Donegal Town, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town
  • Phone Number: +353 74 972 5790
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