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Greencastle | Inishowen, Donegal Town, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I went into the inn on a Friday night and had booked a table thanks to a local telling me the inn would get very busy at night-time. We where shown to a lovely spacious table in a snug. Don't worry there are plenty of them around the inn. The menu offered a great variety and selection and we decided... More 

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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Very cool old stone building, just across the street from Donegal Castle. The mood in the restaurant is very pleasant. We had a great food and great wine. There were several specials the evening that we dined there. I had the fish special which was quite good.

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1 Thank Claudia M
Wigan, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We decided to find a restaurant serving fish and although apparently more expensive than other restaurants it appeared to fit the bill. We had to wait while a table was vacated. It is a bit gloomy. Smoked salmon starter was huge even when shared. My wife's fish and chips was declared excellent. My crab rolls were a large portion, but... More 

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1 Thank Geoffrey G
sussex england
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71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Had a very nice lunch here, a more than adequate sandwich & Guinness. Nice surroundings & friendly efficient staff.

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Dublin
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64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Following a sunny Easter Sunday this was a very welcome find, Castle Inn as it was located very close to the centre of town which was an amazing plus being weary from travelling all day and not taken time to eat since early. Great atmosphere and lovely old world decor. Very welcoming staff and great food. Overall a very positive... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2014

called in for a pint of guiness late one afternoon and ended up stopping for a few more....great barstaff and friendly locals.Well worth a visit

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Thank JoeA4901
Otis Orchards, Washington
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014

The crowded restaurant had a nice atmosphere and the food was satisfactory but not spectacular. The service was somewhat slow (perhaps because the staff was fawning over a youngster at a table near by).

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Thank SpoPete
Killarney, Ireland
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2014

lovely bar and restaurant but meals small. we ordered slamon but only came with a tiny salad- no potato , chips.

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Thank 186612Anna
Northampton, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Excellent menu and food of a high quality, prices are very reasonable. Eating in the restaurant upstairs or the bar downstairs, the food is the same fantastic quality and the staff very friendly... Good find!

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Thank Marmite100
Dublin, Ireland
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Lovely meal in Castle Inn on a visit to Donegal Town. Best seafood platter I ever had. Plenty of lovely fresh fish and lovely home made brown bread. Would recommend it to anyone in the area.Lots of other lovely food on menu also.

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Thank Teresa D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greencastle | Inishowen, Donegal Town, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town

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