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Sarahs - CLOSED

The Pier, Portsalon, | Fanad, Co. Donegal, Portsalon, Ireland
+353 74 915 9135
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
“chowder” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, International, European, Fusion, Healthy, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Pier, Portsalon, | Fanad, Co. Donegal, Portsalon, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Visited twice to eat here closed on both days ????? No food available. It's August peak time Sign on door

Thank spain2017cardiff
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Great food great staff reasonably priced lovely views out of windows over Swilly we all enjoyed the great food it was busy with locals always a good sign only gripe limited selection of Beer but there is a pub next door

Thank paul w
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch as it was near the beautiful Ballymacstocker Bay. We were given a table overlooking the pier, which was really pleasant. The waitresses were lovely, service was really good. I had an open sandwich with smoked salmon and salad garnish. The...More

Thank Ruth202
Reviewed 25 June 2017 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 14 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
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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
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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