Sligo is renowned for its large selection of fine dining locations and offers a huge variety of foods to satisfy every taste. From award winning restaurants to quaint riverside cafe’s, you’ll find exactly what you need to satisfy you appetite any time of the day.
Lang’s Bar & Restaurant
Lang’s Bar & Restaurant is just a short drive from 8 gables in the village of Grange and is an award winning “Old Authentic Bar” famous for it rich pint of Guinness. You can soak up the atmosphere of bygone days in the traditional Bar/Grocery Shop which retains all of its original features from the weighing scales to the hooks hanging from the walls to the clock which still keeps perfect time.
The family friendly restaurant serves a varied menu of home cooked foods of the highest quality and is the popular venue of locals and visitors alike. Walk in diners are welcome but it is best to pre-book to avoid disappointment.
Henry’s Bar & Restaurant
Henry’s Bar & Restaurant is an award winning bar & restaurant located just a short 5km drive from 8 Gables on the main Grange to Sligo road. Situated in one of the most scenic areas of Sligo at the foot of Benbulben, Henry pride themselves on providing a fine dining experience to both visitors and locals alike. The extensive menu includes an all day breakfast menu, carvery and evening menu and is open 7 days a week for dining from 11:30am to 9pm.
The restaurant caters for both passing trade and reservations but it is recommended to pre-book your table to avoid disappointment. The bar is open 7 days a week from 11:30am to 11:30pm.
Davis’s Bar & Restaurant
Davis’s Bar & Restaurant is located approximately 9km for 8 Gables and is owned and run by the Davis family for over 35 years. Known for serving locally sourced fresh food, Davis’s pride themselves on offering fine dining in a warm and friendly atmosphere. This has earned the restaurant the reputation as Sligo’s most popular restaurant for both locals and visitors alike.
The extensive A La Carte menu offers a broad selection to suit every taste and budget alike and is available all day long. There are also daily specials and roasts of the day from 12 to 3pm. There is also a snack menu and a kids menu available at any time.
Walk-in diners are welcome but booking is advisable to avoid disappointment.
Coach Lane at Donaghy’s
Coach Lane is a multi award winning bar & restaurant located on Lord Edward Street, just off the main Sligo to Dublin road in Sligo Town. It’s a family run restaurant, opened in 2000 by Andy & Orla Donaghy which has a reputation for superb and innovative cuisine. Their philosophy when it comes to cooking is simple: “source as much produce as possible locally without compromising on quality”.
An eclectic a la carte menu awaits you on arrival at Coach Lane where less familiar fish dishes such as “Line Caught Halibut” are juxtaposed with “Milk fed Irish Veal”, whilst signature entrees like steak and chips remain customer favourites. First time visitors can be sure of a memorable dining experience in one of Ireland’s leading restaurants as Coach Lane continues to set the standard.
The restaurant is open 7 days a week and offer an a la carte menu as well as a bar food menu. Booking is advisable as tables are highly sought after.
Pepper Alley Cafe & Restaurant
Pepper Alley is a family friendly bistro style cafe located on the beautiful Rockwood Parade in the centre of Sligo overlooking the River Garavogue. It’s luxurious interior brings a touch of elegance to the Sligo Cafe experience.
Customers can avail of an extensive menu throughout the day which caters for all ages. From freshly ground Gourmet Style Coffee and homemade Scones and melt in your mouth cakes to a freshly baked baguette made to order.
You have the choice of sitting in and relaxing as you watch the world pass you by, or everything is available to go. Pepper Alley is the ideal place to stop and enjoy a coffee or lunch while out exploring what Sligo has to offer.