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14 Main Street, Buncrana, Ireland
+353 93 61216
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Me and my gf were travelling Donegal and stopped in here on our way back from making head for something like a nice snack. I ordered the big four and my gf the fish n chip. It was terrible my burger meat was over cooked the bun was dry like a day old and my gf fish was burnt so... More 

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1 Thank Frank M
Derry
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72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Gorgeous tasty fast food,lovely fish and chips.Well worth a visit if in Buncrana high street.This place has a great reputation and has been around for years.

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Thank KittyDoire
donegal/galway
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

What a gem!!! Gluten free burger, chips and curry sauce! Staff know all about cross contamination. Was a great feeling to walk into a fast food outlet and have the staff know all about coeliac needs. Most restaurants should take note. Keep it up guys, will always visit if passing.

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1 Thank mickyturner2
Derry, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Situated on the main street in Buncrana ,this fast food outlet is very clean and the range of food is excellent.Children are catered for and the staff are very friendly and helpful.

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Thank paulO9370DV
Derry, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

The four lanterns definitely do the best burgers about, yes the menu can be a bit pricey but definitely worth it. Wish there was one in Derry so we could go all the time!! Great location however.

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Thank Jessica_McCauley
Portlaoise, Ireland
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114 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Like chippies well this is the place feels like an eddie rockets with the cosy inlets for your own gang. Well what can I say if you like chips and burgers go here.

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Thank Noreen D
Belfast
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

A burger drowned in a terrible red sauce and raw onion it had one redeeming feature in that it was so small the lack of quality was kept minimal. Chicken burger with no taste and average chips. The children enjoyed the sausage and chips though obviously low quality sausage, still better than that burger.

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Thank Texpete
Winnipeg, Canada
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110 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

For a fast food restaurant the food is good and reasonably priced. Had the Big 4 burger and fries on first visit. Really good value and tasty!

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Thank Sharon S
Hamilton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Feeling a bit peckish so what better thing than a burger and fries and soft drink to fill a gap, not our first visit and we were not disappointed. The food was freshly prepared and the service was warm and friendly and we were made to feel at home. It ceratainly hit the spot.

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Thank Steven C
Buncrana, Ireland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Called in on Thursday night at 22:40 26/06/14 (opened to 23:00) and was told they had no burger meat for any burgers. The staff member said we are closing soon anyway, which more or less was like it or lump it. Thought this was really poor, I would not usually bu food in there and this will definitely not make... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Main Street, Buncrana, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Buncrana
  • Phone Number: +353 93 61216

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