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Carnaween House Restaurant

Narin-Portnoo, Ireland
+353 74 954 5122
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
“crawfish” (4 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Irish, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Narin-Portnoo, Ireland
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous location, lovely food and really courteous and friendly staff j a relaxed place you will want to stay longer

Thank sandra5059
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews, we were in two minds, then after checking the website, which is half finished and partly in Latin, we were even more unsure! A 20 mile drive through the country hardly improved the confidence, but then we arrived! Set...More

1  Thank Larkhall99
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Food lovely service great staff friendly lovely view of the ocean from this rustic and beautiful place

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We came for a Saturday evening meal last week and it was really fabulous.the menu was extensive with great choice.we choose the fresh mussels and lamb balti.there were a great choice of wines on menu and the assiette of dessert was a great choice.all food...More

Thank millie057
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We were so looking forward to our meal at Carnaween House having been recommended by friends who go regularly on holidays in Portnoo. The location is great and views of the beach are splendid but things just did not go well from the beginning of...More

Thank brynsdad
Reviewed 13 August 2016

A fantastic view of the vast sandy unspoilt beach and high quality food with great service. Can't wait to go back - must book!

Thank Mer1311
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Stunning, 5star dining experience. Served by friendly, smiley, attentive staff. Wonderful menu, talented chefs, all produced and served with love💟 Superb

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent food cleanliness value and service. We had the three course meal with beautiful rack of lamb and seafood chowder desserts which will also delicious too much for us as we were already full.

Thank Cloudybay1
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed two very good meals here while staying at Carnaween House. As a non meat eater there were plenty of fish dishes. Starters can be made up as main courses and they have an excellent bread selection. Sweets were nicely presented, some with an unusual...More

Thank Frances W
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Went for a meal today in this restaurant it was absolutely beautiful, steak, pasta dishes and pizza were delicious. A beautiful venue with breath taking views of the Portnoo beach you couldn't ask for more

Thank Bubba1977
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George J
Price of overnight stay on the night of July 4 for two people please
16 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Narin-Portnoo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Narin-Portnoo
  • Phone Number: +353 74 954 5122
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