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The Square, Portumna, Ireland
+353 90 975 9568
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast lamb” (4 reviews)
“garlic naan” (2 reviews)
“indian food” (11 reviews)
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Indian, Italian, Irish, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Square, Portumna, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this very good Indian restaurant which also caters for Irish/European cuisine just off the Main Street in Portumna. Very good lunchtime menu and excellent value for money, the food was delicious and the service friendly.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Arrived Monday 29th May 5 of us and we all had European food and not anything of the Indian selections although french couple behind us were and it looked delicious. Obvious we were passing through to the owner and he could have dropped his standards...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We ate Irish food, and it was very good. And the owners, they are really nice! We thought, we eat Indian food tonight. We changed our mind, and...no regret, at all!

Thank kdelexi
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Modena last Wednesday. This wasn't our first time as we always come in when we are in Portumna. The staff were excellent and remembered us. The food was fantastic and very tasty. We ate from the Indian menu but the standard menu looked...More

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I had a three course meal in Modena with my partner on Tuesday evening and the food was absolutely amazing. I had a lamb dinner and it was lovely, the meat was cooked to perfection as it was in no way dry and also was...More

Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Good portions and very tasty - nice and relaxed for me , kids and teens and plenty of options - including my vegan and pescatarian daughters - we'll be back

Thank Robert H
Lucy186609, Public Relations Manager at Modena, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Hi Robert, Thank you for your very positive feedback and glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Hope to see you soon again in our restaurant.

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Modena is in a quaint old building set back from Portumna's high street. The owners have lived in Portumna for 20 years, having come from Malaysia to work in a resort hotel nearby that burned down a few years ago, so they opened their own...More

Thank Pentictontraveler
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Dropped in here with my other half for dinner on NYE. The food was nice but what really made it was the kind and attentive staff who throughly looked after us!

Thank MissT1985
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Warm and relaxed atmosphere, quiet and delicious! An unexpected find in Portumna! A lovely selection of Irish and Italian food as well.

Thank littlelo329
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This place is so delicious! It's the very best Indian meal we've ever had, and it's also the best meal we had in all of Ireland. They offer a wide variety of other types of cuisines, too, and they were said to also be wonderful....More

Thank ashleycatedunn
Lucy186609, Public Relations Manager at Modena, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

Hi Matt & Ashley thank you for your recent review of Modena Restaurant. It is always great to hear when our guests enjoy their visit to Modena and that your meal was very enjoyable. We always like to welcome each of guests & hope their...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Portumna, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Portumna
  • Phone Number: +353 90 975 9568
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