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The Bridge Bar

R262, Ramelton, Ireland
+353 74 915 1119
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“thai curry” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
R262, Ramelton, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been visiting friends who were on holiday nearby and called in for "one" but the music was on and the craic was good and it so quaint. It is one of those bars you visit once in a while as it is "old...More

Thank seamusmurphy
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Weekend oasis for live music and good pints! Midweek is best for a quiet pint in a country pub setting while Saturday the place is rocking. The restaurant has excellent seafood and service. The menu changes regularly to reflect the fresh catch and provides a...More

1  Thank Brian F
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Bridge Bar encapsulates everything there is to love about Irish bars. A warm welcome, cosy atmosphere, great music and off course the best food. Visit the bar quite regularly and as it's a family run establishment you'll often be greeted by the land lady...More

3  Thank RamRambler
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and myself came across this wonderful bar in the gorgeous town of Ramelton after a recommendation from a local. The place was packed on a Friday night but we were still accommodated next to a roaring fire and ordered our seafood. The special...More

1  Thank Lyndall B
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Until visiting the Bridge Bar, I never understood how people could have a favourite restaurant. This is because I've never had consistently good service or food anywhere I've frequented. We went to the Bridge Bar six times for drinks and dinner in the week we...More

2  Thank Clare R
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have eaten in the Bridge Bar several times and have not been disappointed. The staff are very friendly and the food is excellent in quality and price. The stand out meal is the pan fried Haddock. If you are in the area calling in...More

1  Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

The Bridge Bar is always a must for us when we visit anywhere near Ramelton. The family ( Bridget, Gavin & Rory) who own the bar are always welcoming and friendly as indeed are the locals. The food especially the seafood is something to look...More

1  Thank AnneKenny65
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Out B&B lady, Ann Cambell recommended the Bridge Bar, it's just rolled off her tongue when I asked what is the best place to eat in Ramelton, and how right she was. On our first night we both had seafood pie, real comfort food, 3...More

4  Thank robyou
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Small, packed to the rafters at times, good food being ferried on plates through the crowded bar, musicians blasting out those good vibes...you'll look back on all this in your dotage and say "they were the good old days". Some do that now but they...More

1  Thank 753John
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this gem! The owner is really nice friendly guy that chatted away with everyone that came into the bar. There's a great atmosphere. We stayed for dinner which was delicious, the chef even came down to us to say he was nipping...More

1  Thank CizH
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Do you allow small dogs inside the pub
18 August 2015|
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Response from PaulKernan | Reviewed this property |
Breige the owner used to bring her little dog in. I'd say yes. But if you have Facebook they have a page where you can ask directly Paulk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R262, Ramelton, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Ramelton
  • Phone Number: +353 74 915 1119
  • E-mail
located in County Donegal, city of Ramelton, R262, south of Rathmullan