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The Lemon Tree

Lower Main Street | Unit 32-34 Courtyard Shopping Centre, Letterkenny F92 EK13, Ireland
+353 74 912 5788
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (23 reviews)
“lemon tart” (8 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lower Main Street | Unit 32-34 Courtyard Shopping Centre, Letterkenny F92 EK13, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 505 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exquisite.Relaxing.Food exceptional.Cant get enough.Absolutely Devine.Already planning on next dinner date.

Thank Anamaria M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic food, beautiful new premises, seasonal menu, with fresh ingredients, definitely my favourite restaurant.

Thank rosey2017441
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived here on Friday evening and no surprise that they were booked out ,however a very helpful front of house Lady managed to get us a table . This restaurant was recommended to us and it certainly did not let us down . The interior...More

Thank GKavanaghDublin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ate in the Lemon Tree in its new location and I have to say, if anything, the food and service is now even better than before. Great choice between the early bird and a la carte menus and all food beautifully presented and great tasting....More

Thank Adrian P
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here while staying at the mount erigal hotel. Food was really lovely the staff were very nice and the food really was delicious. There was some nice background music on too and it made for a really nice evening 4 sure..

Thank chezcher55
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A #food #experience gem in the #wildatlanticway check out @Lemontree_lk @Chrismolloy_ #letterkenny the place to #eat and meet. Amazing service, first class culinary delights.

Thank cgexpl0rer
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is a lovely restaurant with great food and great service. However we thought that the Desserts were quite bland, and not very inventive. The apple crumble didn't quite have crumble. It was really a tart, no bigger than Mr. Kiplings. The Tiramisu was just...More

Thank ppattongen
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We enjoyed a three day visit to Letterkenny and this is the restaurant we enjoyed most. We had dinner here on our last night , we both enjoyed our starters and the main courses were also excellent , both of us having fish dishes. The...More

Thank RodneyW352
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Nicely laid out restaurant. My friend had the pork belly and I had the monkfish. Both were very good but the portions are small. Service is friendly and efficient. Well worth a visit.

Thank dublin2002
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Just been back to the lemon tree since they moved to bigger premises and didn't disappoint food was top class and have to say staff were fantastic highly recommend it and have a great early bird as well, thanks L T regards Ricky

Thank pinehill493
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Pete121280 | Property representative |
lemontreerestaurant at Hotmail . com - just avoid the spaces and change the at is the only way I can post an address
13 January 2017|
Response from Pete121280 | Property representative |
currently there are specials every night but the old early bird special of starter and menu for 18 euro is not bck on the menu just yet
13 October 2016|
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Response from Pete121280 | Property representative |
we can create you a menu but please advance book and let us know how many vegans on the table and we will be happy to create a 3 course menu for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 46
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Main Street | Unit 32-34 Courtyard Shopping Centre, Letterkenny F92 EK13, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Letterkenny
  • Phone Number: +353 74 912 5788
  • E-mail
The Lemon tree has recently moved MAY 2017 to a NEW location in Letterkenny at the Courtyard Shopping Centre to the rare of the building at the carpark. This is a Letterkenny owned family run restaurant opened in 1999. The three brothers in the kitchen have a unique style with a mixture of traditional Irish and French classic, influenced by country house cooking which was collected by their many years experience all over Irleand. All meats are Irish sourced and fresh fish is a special feature. Everthing is made freshly on site including all breads, pastries, pastas and desserts. The Wine list is ever growing and includes something for all tastes with over 90 different wines. The restaurant offers a Early bird menu 7 days available from 5 - 7 pm and a full A la carte menu from 5 - 10 PM. Lunch is available from 1 - 2:30 PM on Sunday.
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