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Opening Hours


Dinner (Last Orders)

Monday – Friday 12.00 – 3.00 6.00 – 9.00
Saturday 12.00 – 3.00 6.00 – 9.30
Sunday 12.00 – 4.00 6.00 – 9.00

Donegal has some of the best raw ingredients in the world. At the Market House Restaurant, local rules. The specialty seafood comes straight from the boats in Killybegs, Dairy from local Donegal pastures. Beef, lamb and pork raised within a few kilometers for Donegal town, all expertly prepared, then served simply, and fresh as can be.


Christmas Special

2 Dine for €59

2 can dine for €59

NEW! Steak on the Stone

Cook your 100% Irish 8 oz Prime Fillet Steak to your liking on a hot stone at your table. Served with a trio of sauces to complement, side order of twice cooked homemade chips and onion rings.

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The Early Bird Menu

Over the last 10 years, the Market House restaurant on the Diamond, Donegal Town, has built up an enviable reputation for quality food at affordable prices. Fronting onto the Diamond’s iconic monument, the interior is spacious and traditional with a clever twist of modern décor. The Market House name originated

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The Early Bird menu is available from Monday – Thursday 6.00 pm to 7.30 pm and Friday, Saturday & Sunday 6.00pm – 7.00pm and is ideal for anyone who likes to eat early. Each day our Chef creates an excellent three course menu for only €24.95. The local trade is very important to us and we support local businesses and our fresh produce is sourced locally.


Sunday Carvery

One of the most popular Sunday Carvery’s in Donegal. Quality ingredients, expertly prepared and fresh as can be. The Carvery is very impressive three course meal for only €22 available from 12 noon to 16:00.

Weekday Carvery

For those on the move or need a quick bite, the restaurant offers a Carvery Lunch, with light bites from €7.00 from 12.00 noon to 4.00 pm, Monday to Saturday.


New 2015 A La Carte Menu

A full A la Carte Menu is available daily.

 Download or View A la Carte Menu

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The Market House Restaurant has received an important nomination for its excellence in food and service by the prestigious Restaurants Association of Ireland.

Reviews on TripAdvisor have been most favorable from both locals and visitors alike.

The Market House restaurant will feature prominently once again at the forthcoming Donegal Town Food Festival 2015.



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TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner


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Nominated for Best Hotel Restaurant 2015

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Nominated for Best Hotel Restaurant 2014

Trip Advisor

Awarded TripAdvisor Approved & Won Bronze Medal in The Taste of Donegal 

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Member of the Restaurants Association of Ireland