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Sarahs - CLOSED

The Pier, Portsalon, | Fanad, Co. Donegal, Portsalon, Ireland
+353 74 915 9135
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (15 reviews)
“chowder” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Seafood, International, European, Fusion, Healthy, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Pier, Portsalon, | Fanad, Co. Donegal, Portsalon, Ireland
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Reviews (167)
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was outstanding. Service outstanding. Views outstanding. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We went today, got a window seat, the sun shone, the Guinessess aperitif was spot-on, the food less so. S M's sandwiches were good, very good actually. Mums fish and chips; reasonable fresh battered fish but only a megre portion with a mere egg-cup full...More

Thank marcus g
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Came across here by chance and actually just wanted a coffee, however, such was the welcome and the attractiveness of the lunch menu went for the full three course. Excellent meal, great views and really attentive staff.

Thank DrGordy
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner in Sarah's last night. The seafood chowder was superb. My fillet steak was cooked to perfection. My husband did not have a great appetite and left most of his fish. The dish was fine but he was just out of...More

1  Thank nanbetry
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I love to have an excuse to cut in here for a pint of excellent Guinness and maybe slip into the restaurant for a nice meal. It can be a reward after a long hike along the beautiful Ballymastocker bay or simply drop in when...More

1  Thank seamusmurphy
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We sat by the fire and enjoyed a lovely view of the pier and the beach, drank Guinness and hot whiskeys and settled in for a few hours craic and cosiness on Saturday afternoon. It was idyllic.

Thank blamonte84
Reviewed 20 October 2016

ate here as stayed in Portsalon on holiday recently. Absolutely gorgeous food and if you like your seafood you will be spoilt. We had a lovely steak and some home made beef bourgignon, the other table however ordered oysters reputedly to be the best in...More

Thank laura s
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Firstly I am a self-confessed foodie so I know I am fussy! We dined in Sarahs (the only restaurant in Portsalon other than the golf club) on a Sunday afternoon for lunch and although what was had was very nice the menu was very limited...More

Thank NatalieDonnan
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here tonight and couldn't fault it. Service was polite and non intrusive. I had Mulroy mussels to start followed by Donegal rainbow trout with caper and walnut butter from the specials board and my husband had had the rib...More

Thank Bernice B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Love this place. I try and get over to Ireland once a year, and always go to Sarah's. The food is always outstanding. One my last visit, was lucky enough to try local oysters. They were amazing!! The sea bass was cooked perfectly and the...More

Thank laurakcartner
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Pier, Portsalon, | Fanad, Co. Donegal, Portsalon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Portsalon
  • Phone Number: +353 74 915 9135
Description
Here at Sarahs we use as many locally sourced produce according to season & availability. Our Beef comes from Raphoe Co.Donegal, Fish & Shellfish are Donegal landed. Simple good honest cuts of meat, fish & Vegetables, well cooked tasty dishes, including daily specials. Baking is done in-house including wheaten bread, scones & many sweets. Check out Seans Yummy Brownies or Traditional Irish Carageen Moss Dessert for the healthier option. Allergies, food intolerances are catered for, vegetarian & vegan dishes avail. Homemade Dairy/gluten free desserts also! Booking is not necessary however it is advised for a nice table overlooking the breathtaking views of one of the worlds most beautiful beaches on the mouth of the Swilly & Atlantic.
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