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The Red Door Country House

Carrowmullin | Buncrana, Fahan, Ireland
+353 74 936 0289
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (33 reviews)
“fish cakes” (15 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
Closed
12:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
Irish, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Carrowmullin | Buncrana, Fahan, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 441 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had a beautiful Sunday lunch in the red door today. The staff are great, they are all very friendly and nothing was a bother to them. We were celebrating my sister and brother-in-laws 40th wedding anniversary. The resturant manageress was so nice, she made...More

Thank Alison1234633
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had our wedding reception here a year ago and just recently celebrated our first wedding anniversary with a fabulous meal in the restaurant. In our opinion,The Red Door is just miles above the rest. From the grounds, staff, service, menu, food, drink, accommodation, decor...More

Thank Catglack
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had food and drinks at the red door on Sunday past. Excellent service and quality. Kids loved the secret garden and access to the shoreline. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank marnic1974
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear marnic1974, Thanks for celebrating Father's Day at The Red Door. Thankfully the weather was nice for wandering in the garden. We look forward to welcoming you again. - The Red Door team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here a few times recently and the food is excellent as is the service. All the staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank caoimhenireland
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear caoimhenireland, Thanks for your lovely review of the food and service on your visits. We look forward to your return. Kind regards, The Red Door team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here for a birthday dinner with my family. The setting next to Loch Swilly is beautiful, the greeting on arrival at reception is very welcoming and we were shown to our table straight away. The dining room is very comfortable with large comfy...More

1  Thank damian s
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear damian s, Thank you for your wonderful review of our food, wines and service. We are delighted that you stopped driving past and finally visited :) Looking forward to welcoming you many more times. Best wishes, The Red Door team

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent and the staff were brilliant, extremely friendly . The setting is truly stunning.

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1  Thank Theresa O
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Theresa O, Lovely to hear that you enjoyed our food, service and setting. Thanks very much for taking the time to leave a review. Best wishes, The Red Door team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited The Red Door for dinner, last weekend to celebrate our son's birthday . We travelled from South Donegal, & it was well worth our while. The surroundings are beautiful, the staff are very friendly, & the meal was excellent. We were made to...More

1  Thank Chinneide
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Chinneide, Thanks for making the trip to Inishowen to visit us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We are sorry to hear about the service delay and we will address this in our on-going training. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super spot, attended a wedding here last weekend, fantastic location made even better by the weather, the food was brilliant and Frances couldn't have been more helpful. Will definitely be back someday.

Thank John M
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear John, It's always lovely to hear feedback from wedding guests and thank you so much for taking the time to do so. We look forward to welcoming you for any occasion. Best wishes, The Red Door team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 13 and everyone 13 There were 13 of us and we all enjoyed our meal, i had the chicken parfait for starter and it was lovely , my steak was cooked to perfection Medium Rare and delicious and had a...More

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1  Thank shirtmaker46
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear shirtmaker46, Thanks for choosing The Red door for your group visit and we are delighted to hear that everyone enjoyed their meals. We look forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards, The Red Door team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a place! Beautiful setting on the shores of Lough Swilly- great service- friendly staff- crisp linen- and, most importantly, delicious food.

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1  Thank 321couple
thereddoorfahan, Director of Sales at The Red Door Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 321couple, Thank you for your compliments on our setting, service and food. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks again, The Red Door team

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
3ChristineM3
Are you offering g a New Year's Eve package of any kind?
18 October 2016|
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Response from JAMES K | Reviewed this property |
They usually do but you need to contact them for the details.
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Wendy C
Hello will you be open on May 31st?
7 May 2016|
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Response from Quickbeam49 | Reviewed this property |
Don't think it's open on Tuesdays, maybe in the summer. They could email them
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Sara G
Hi. Do you allow pets?
10 April 2015|
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Response from Iris M | Reviewed this property |
They have tables outside in summer im sure u could eat there with pet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 65
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:00
Thursday
17:00 - 20:00
Friday
17:00 - 20:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrowmullin | Buncrana, Fahan, Ireland (Formerly The Red Door)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Fahan
  • Phone Number: +353 74 936 0289
  • E-mail
Description
Renowned for relaxed dining, luxury accommodation and breathtaking views, The Red Door Country House is nestled on a 4 acre site overlooking Lough Swilly in Inishowen, Co. Donegal in the North West of Ireland.Built in 1789, the tradition of a country house is today cleverly combined with contemporary luxury and style.
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