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Nirvana

Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
+353 71 982 2369
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Irish, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this afternoon for a Sunday lunch. Food was the nicest I have had for a long time. Service was very good. Reasonably priced 3 course lunch for €21.95. Place seemed very quiet. Maybe a bit more advertising is needed as the location is a...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely quiet restaurant, excellent food quality and reasonably priced. Good selection of options on the menu, but not too many to overwhelm you.

Thank tracy6813
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family meal out. Very tasty food and excellent service on a busy day. Staff very attentive. Very good value.

Thank Barney M
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for an early bird menu and was quite nice. Good value steak on this menu. It is a bit limited but the steak is a good value. My partner had the pasta and that was fine also. The staff were very friendly and...More

Thank Jamie A
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had the opportunity to dine here as a group and had a wonderful experience! The food was great, and the service was warm and inviting. The bread pudding is a must try!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We found this lovely restaurant on our way home after a very wet and cold day in Donegal. Stopping in Ballyshannon town we asked a local for any restaurant open at 5.30pm on a Sunday. They recommended Nirvana. it's quite hidden down a side Mall...More

Thank edenstreet
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We booked for a table of 8 a few hours before and arrived to a lovely warm welcome. The food was delicious all delivered at the same time hot and tasty. The service was fabulous and the owner so attentive and able to guide food...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 15 September 2017

booked for 8 at very short notice mid week, excellent, really obliging service. Nothing was too much trouble. food was good, and plentiful and variations asked from menu were dealt with in good form. excellent desserts. Only minor issue options for Veggie or Vegan poor...More

Thank galwaygirl1963
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We strive to give our clients the best culinary experience possible. We are happy you enjoyed your time in Ballyshannon. We have two vegetarian options, one of which is vegan. Hope we see you soon again

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We were with a large party of 40. Staff friendly and pleasant, even though very busy. Very good value for a set 3 course meal for our group. I had an excellent steak (tad overcooked for my taste but very tender). Mashed potatoes were particularly...More

Thank maryandcrew
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you. Your review is much appreciated. We strive to give our clients a great dining experience and are very happy with your review of Nirvana. We will be delighted to see you when you call again

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Came here for dinner with my husband. We have been walking all day so pretty tired and hungry. Service was very friendly and pleasant. Food was great and there was plenty of it!. Staff was very young but giving it their best shot. Would be...More

Thank Nuala H
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for the lovely review. We generally do open the wine at the table and serve a taster but obviously this didn't happen in your case. We have one or two new staff for the summer months. Last weekend was particularly busy so I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 29
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Ballyshannon
  • Phone Number: +353 71 982 2369
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Description
Nirvana restaurant is now back under the management of the Kelly family. We look forward to meeting and greeting all our old friends and welcoming new faces to Ballyshannon. We are sure that you will enjoy our fine dining in the rear portion of the restaurant or our casual dining in the front of house. In either case you will be well catered for by our widely experienced local Chefs - Graham Lynch and David McCadden
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