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The Railway Tavern is located on the shores of Lough Swilly, at Fahan, Co. Donegal.

Open 7 nights a week, from 2pm on a Saturday & 12pm on a Sunday.

We closely follow guidance and procedures outlined by the Irish Health Services Executive (HSE) regarding Covid 19 safety measures for more information on Health measures please, see here.

Make your reservation via our website or call on +353 74 936 0137. Gift vouchers can be purchased 24 hours a day on our website and ready for immediate download.

Railway Tavern Donegal


Our Railway Tavern restaurant is housed in what was formerly the Station House component of the 'Londonderry & Lough Swilly Railway Company (L&LSR).' The Railway Tavern is completely filled with character alongside the resounding echoes of so many past visitors. Serving up a slice of history; one plate at a time!

Railway Tavern Donegal huge fire grill


Its cosy, traditional interior has retained much of its original charm and is perfect for intimate gatherings, a quiet pint or a meal for all the family, young and old. At the centre of the Railway Tavern’s restaurant is the open grill fire where patrons get to watch the chef cook their steak or burger, adding to the anticipation of the meal!




300g Sirloin Steak



450g T - Bone



255g Fillet



300g Ribeye



Surf ``n`` Turf


Chargrilled Aged Sirloin Steak, Garlic Prawns, Roast Tomato & Watercress (2,10)

All main course from the grill come with a choice of side order and choice of sauce


Battered Donegal Haddock


Mushy Peas, Chunky Tartare Sauce, Lemon (1,3,4,10,12)

Pan-fried Seabass


Ratatouille, Braised Fennel, Orange & Watercress Salad  (GF,4,10)

The ``Station Master`` Burger


Brioche Bun, Dublin Cheddar, Smoked Streaky Bacon, Ballymaloe Relish (1,3,7,10)

Warm Chicken & Chorizo Salad


Smoked Gubbeen Chorizo, Baby Gems, Croutes, Garlic Dressing (1,3)

Supreme of Irish Chicken


Creamy Champ, Smoked Bacon & Leek Veloute (GF)

Wild Mushroom, Fennel & Pearl Barley Risotto


Aged Parmesan, Basil Pesto, Rocket Salad (5,7,8,10,12)

Thai Red Vegetable Curry

€14.95 (Add Chicken €17.95)

Basmati Rice, Coriander (VG)


GF – Gluten Free | VG – Vegan.

1. Wheat | 2. Crusteaceans | 3. Eggs | 4. Fish | 5. Peanuts | 6. Soybeans | 7. Milk | 8. Nuts | 9. Celery | 10. Mustard | 11. Sesame Seeds | 12. Sulphur Dioxide | 13. Lupin | 14. Molluscs.

Railway Tavern Donegal food
Railway Tavern Donegal food
Railway Tavern Donegal food
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You can call us with the link below or book through TablePath. See you soon!

Railway Tavern Donegal menu


Giving a gift voucher for the Railway Tavern, Fahan, Co Donegal means giving someone special the gift of great food, a wide selection of drinks and the best of live entertainment. A Railway Tavern voucher allows the recipient the flexibility to choose when they would like to visit us.

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The Railway Tavern also regularly hosts traditional music sessions alongside fantastic live music events. Its modern function space is ideal for larger-sized parties, small weddings and to cater to meetings and conferences. Please get in touch for further information about our venue space.