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Fara's Restaurant at Villa Rose Hotel

Villa Rose Hotel Main Street, Ballybofey, Ireland
+353 74 913 2266
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (18 reviews)
“ham” (3 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Villa Rose Hotel Main Street, Ballybofey, Ireland
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Reviews (182)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food great. Service great. Staff great. We had the set four course meal. Server even brought us samples of starters goats cheese, salmon and pate. Delicious. I had duck and my friend had a vegetarian starter. Both were beautifully presented. We both had turkey and...More

Thank Celia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, Excellent customer Services and very nice decor, Good Menu choice with lots to choose from. Our bellies were full.

Thank Geraldine o
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Food staff all was excellent. Would highly recommend. Had 4 course dinner on two nights and three breakfasts. One of the nicest places. A gem in the northwest

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

My family and I had a beautiful meal in Fara's restaurant last night. The duck was to die for. You must get it if you are eating there. The staff were so friendly and attentive.

Thank Annette G
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I got a sirloin steak it was gorgeous . I would definitely recommend this restaurant. There is plenty of room so you don't feel as if you are sharing a table with strangers.

Thank topbox
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We had a four course meal to eat here included in our stay at the Villa Rose. The great choices for each course were varied and our vegetarian was well catered for too! The food was fresh, well cooked, generous portions and very tasty! It...More

1  Thank Valowry
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were staying in the hotel over the St Patrick's Day weekend and we ate in the restaurant. I am a vegetarian so can be picky about food but the staff were very nice and changed some dishes around to suit what I wanted. The...More

1  Thank Josephine M
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We were a party of 6 and were celebrating my Mum's birhtday. 5 of us ate off the early bird menu, which was priced at €24.95 for 3 courses plus a complimentary glass of prosecco. 1 person ate off the bar menu. The only disappointment...More

1  Thank AchillIslandMayo
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

While having a break in Ballybofey we decided to book a table in here and were impressed from start to finish. We arrived a bit early for our meal but it wasn't a problem and we were seated immediately and had a drinks order taken....More

1  Thank Alisond977
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My family and I had dinner here at the weekend on the first night of our family break and I have to say I don't think I have had such a bad experience in a very long time. The food was at best poor, but...More

Thank Neil J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villa Rose Hotel Main Street, Ballybofey, Ireland (Formerly Fara's Restaurant at The Villa Rose Hotel)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Ballybofey
  • Phone Number: +353 74 913 2266
  • E-mail
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