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Charley's Cafe

Pearse Road, Letterkenny, Ireland
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
28 Feb 2017
“Quick, clean, and tasty.”
29 Sep 2016
“Just the place for a filling meal”
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Irish, Cafe, Fast food
Pearse Road, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am British so l know how fish and chips should taste. Charlies advertise that their fish and chips are cooked fresh to order. It is the quality of the ingredients that make great fish and chips, not when they are cooked. If Charlies served...More

Thank Robbiefromdonegal
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Been here a couple of times the last being march this year, only went again because someone convinced me it had changed for the better but alas it had not. the food was tasteless, the fish had no flavour and the chips were undercooked and...More

Thank ericmcmd
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Food good. Quick and cheap Waiting staff.,duck as you might get hit by a plate. Food thrown at you Went with elderly friends. Man tried to chat to waiting staff but told him she was too busy

Thank Michelle Q
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I never bother to look at the menu when i visit charlies. I always go straight for the fish and chips. Generous portion of fish and very tasty. The chips are good also.

Thank PatrickCalry
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Fish and chips are home made. i love their smoked fish its reasonably priced around 22 euro for 2 people with bread and butter and tea.

Thank sangriacoantrim
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Charley's for the first time in years, and got a takeaway, waited about 25mins or so which I didn't mind as It was busy. I watched the young male behind the counter take orders, cook food and handle money and NOT once did i...More

Thank sarahlouise1117
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Stopped in for dinner several times during my stay in Letterkenny. It is a quick cut through the parking lot from our hotel which was great when the weather was nasty. The café is very clean and the staff was quick and friendly. As with...More

Thank smshrub
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Place is nice and clean. Staff friendly and welcoming. Fish and chips top notch. Great value for money... Handy parking... Will be back

Thank patrickthomas2017
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Had lunch here one Saturday. Was greeted as I entered and given a seat. As it was very busy with customers I was asked if I minded someone else sitting at my table. There was a steady flow of customers and some waiting on tables....More

Thank Margaret777
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Visited several times in the 2 weeks and never had a bad meal. Very friendly staff and food lovely. Very clean and comfortable

Thank Mary F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pearse Road, Letterkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Letterkenny
I suggested this restaurant earlier but did not get a response. It is a friendly, family run business that has fantastic fish and chips. They are fresh chips, not the frozen kind which was a lovely surprise.
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