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Val's Bar & Bistro

Main Street, Ballyhaunis, Ireland
+353 94 963 0068
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“county mayo” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Ballyhaunis, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Val's never lets you down! I went there yet again, with a group of 20 others to enjoy our Active Retirement Christmas Dinner 2018, and we certainly weren't disappointed! The four-course menu available had enough variety to more than satisfy everyone. Everything was beautifully cooked,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marymaureenh
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Very good atmosphere first time in but place is very cosy feel like home, food very taste and good presentation also staff very friendly.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ticha g
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Good friendly service. Menu has a good range of food and we enjoyed our choices. Well situated in the high street. If you go during the festive season their decorations are extensive !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank likedgoa
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Vals always deliver great food and the service is always 2nd to none. Love this restaurant. Don't pass through Ballyhaunis without visiting Vals Bar & Bistro

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dee M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Had a great meal at this Bistro. I was here a long time ago when it was a pub but now a pub/diner/eating establishment. Friendly service and very relaxed with locals and tourists. Had the salmon asparagus and vegetables. Cooked lovely and good size portion...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Taz68Harrow
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Central ocation for this great bar. Very friendly owner and staff with separate bistro restaurant alongside. Val's offers clean and neat value-for-money B&B accommodation for the weary traveller (rooms could do with a little TLC though) and deserves a wider reputation to add to that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JohnnyAlaysia
Reviewed 8 September 2018

This is our “go-to” establishment whenever travelling throughout the West of Ireland, and seeking out the culinary flavours and tightly-knit community atmosphere of County Mayo. This year we certainly weren’t disappointed as we arrived during the National Novena, which is the most popular religious event...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We visited family in Ballyhaunis and seven of us had dinner together at what I'm told is the best restaurant in town. The bar area was impressive, our food excellent and the staff and owners couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. If parking in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TroonNorthtravelers
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Bathroom tap insecure just moves round, have to hold it, Loo seat swivels! Windows need sorting!! Cracked tiles on the floor. Restaurant is fine, food very good, top chef Tina.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank baza1960
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Fab food and lovely atmosphere Would recommend Family of three Staff friendly Reasonably priced Clean toilets

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank carrott99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ballyhaunis, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Ballyhaunis
  • Phone Number: +353 94 963 0068
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