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Charley's Cafe

Pearse Road, Letterkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
4 weeks ago
“Cheap spot to eat!”
2 Mar 2018
Closed Now
Irish, Cafe, Fast food
Pearse Road, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always found Charley’s to be a cool and cheap place to eat when out and about Letterkenny. Always have big portions too, and we always consider Charley’s for a quick bite before anywhere else. Fantastic fish and chips! Staff always ask if we are...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We had fish & chips sit in on Good Friday absolutely delicious! Nice friendly staff Jackie was one of the ladies who served us and a young man who works there also came and greeted us Kieran was his name. Charleys always was the best...More

Thank scoobyLetterkenny
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Chariles are well renowned for having some of the best chips in town, I've always visited Charlies since I was a kid with my Dad and I'm sure to do the same with my son, great place for a sit down meal with the family...More

1  Thank Shane C
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

I popped here today for coffee. It is normally the home of fish and chips and other traditional foods and not coffee. I can see why, because it is not great. However the other fried food and breakfasts looked and smelt delicious. The floury bun...More

Thank seamusmurphy
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I am British so l know how fish and chips should taste. Charlies advertise that their fish and chips are cooked fresh to order. It is the quality of the ingredients that make great fish and chips, not when they are cooked. If Charlies served...More

1  Thank Robbiefromdonegal
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Been here a couple of times the last being march this year, only went again because someone convinced me it had changed for the better but alas it had not. the food was tasteless, the fish had no flavour and the chips were undercooked and...More

1  Thank ericmcmd
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Food good. Quick and cheap Waiting staff.,duck as you might get hit by a plate. Food thrown at you Went with elderly friends. Man tried to chat to waiting staff but told him she was too busy

1  Thank Michelle Q
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I never bother to look at the menu when i visit charlies. I always go straight for the fish and chips. Generous portion of fish and very tasty. The chips are good also.

1  Thank PatrickCalry
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Fish and chips are home made. i love their smoked fish its reasonably priced around 22 euro for 2 people with bread and butter and tea.

1  Thank sangriacoantrim
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Charley's for the first time in years, and got a takeaway, waited about 25mins or so which I didn't mind as It was busy. I watched the young male behind the counter take orders, cook food and handle money and NOT once did i...More

Thank sarahlouise1117
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pearse Road, Letterkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Letterkenny
I suggested this restaurant earlier but did not get a response. It is a friendly, family run business that has fantastic fish and chips. They are fresh chips, not the frozen kind which was a lovely surprise.
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