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Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
+353 71 982 2369
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Beal Na Mara The Mall | The Mall, Ballyshannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I landed in for a meal. Word around town was that Mo would be able provide a great vegan meal for my wife while I had the steak. Without dragging the review out, the steak was melt in your mouth quality and...More

1  Thank kevket
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you so much for this lovely review. We really appreciate you taking the time to review Nirvana. The bean casserole is certainly making a name for itself. Hope we see you soon again. Our team is delighted with your review.

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across Nirvana and were quite surprised on the menu and the atmosphere. It's not your traditional Irish stop, has a European flair with well prepared food. Nice portions. My husband had the duck and I had the chicken done in a leak and...More

1  Thank campceo
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

We very much appreciate you taking the time to write a review on Nirvana and are delighted you enjoyed it. We are constantly striving to ensure our customers get the meal experience they deserve. Your review will greatly help us going forward. Please call again....More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking for dinner Sunday pm and stumbled across Nirvana. Wonderfully prepared items with a local and a European flair. The pan fried chicken done in leeks and mushrooms and the duck dish were outstanding. Nice portions, great flavors. Hats off to the chef!...More

Thank campceo
Bridmoni, Owner at Nirvana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review. We very much appreciate your feedback on your dining experience with us. Please call again if you are in the area. We will be delighted to see you.

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Did not know about this restaurant as it is not on Main Street. The staff were friendly. The Sunday lunch menu was very acceptable. The main course was adequate. The desserts were definitely home made which is unusual. I enjoyed the bread and butter pudding....More

Thank rossiet282016
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had the beef stroganoff. it tasted amazing, everyone else's food looked lovely. great presentation, very friendly staff, werent waiting for food for too long. will definitely be going back.

Thank Patrick W
Reviewed 10 February 2017

freezing cold in restaurant , chips freezing, lasagne not cooked, just a bad place to get food. don't go here, go to the filling.

3  Thank ew180
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Had the good fortune to dine at Nirvana as part of a large school group. Despite the size of our group, the staff served us efficiently - while possessing a friendly and welcoming attitude. My dinner and dessert were top notch. Entertainment was provided by...More

1  Thank ninip0st
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent and consistent Sunday lunch. Had roast beef which was extremely tender and delicious. I love vegetables and often find these to be an afterthought but not so here. Nice selection and perfectly cooked. Will be back again and again.

Thank sionnach2016
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I have eat here on busy periods such as new years eve and new years day. Both did not disappoint. Everything was very tasty and the setting itself is lovely. The cajun chicken starter is a really nice change. The main course was turkey and...More

Thank terrimcg888
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

9 Adults, 5 Children & 3 Babies were made feel very welcome and given plenty of space and time to eat at a 6pm sitting. The staff couldn't have been nicer and the food was delicious. We'll all be back and I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Gillian W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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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