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The Driftwood, Sligo, Co. Sligo

The Driftwood

4.6
4.6
347 reviews
€31 to €50
Irish
Whether it is for food, drinks or a good night's sleep, the Driftwood is a place for you to come and unwind in a fun & relaxed, family friendly environment!

The bar & cafe area is the perfect place for some light food or to relax and have a drink, with gorgeous views over Sligo Bay & Oyster Island. Paudie's pitmaster background has played a big influence on The Driftwood Smokehouse Restaurant, with smoked meats and seafood playing a central part of the menu, which have been slow cooked in the smoker for up to 15 hours, to give a gorgeous flavour & tender texture.

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2 people

19:00


Booked 6 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    €31 to €50
  • Cuisines
    Irish, Seafood, Grill
  • Hours of Operation
    Thu 4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri 12:00 pm–9:30 pm Sat 8:00 am–9:30 pm Sun 8:00 am–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (071) 931 7070
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Area
    Sligo Town
  • Cross Street
    Rosses Point
  • Parking Details
    On Street parking and public carpark
  • Additional
    Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Vegan
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What 347 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.6Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

347 Reviews
  1. JeanetteK

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 14 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Pulled pork starter & veg meze was stunning and I had rib eye cooked to perfection, others had venison pasta dish, fish & chips and burger with huge cambembert, bacon etc in it! All 10/10

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  2. Mcdanish

    Dublin

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 7 April 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 2
    The food is exceptionally good. The choice on the menu is very appealing. I really like this restaurant and lovely view to enjoy. However, the service was slow to the point of almost ruining the experience. My wife wanted to just get the bill and not bother with dessert and coffee. The problem I could see was they were stretched. They were serving tables and preparing drinks and coffees which made everything inefficient. They were a little rudderless at times. Don't undo all the good work in the kitchen by making patrons wait excessively long to have their tables cleared or wait to pay bills. Terrific food!

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  3. RebekahS

    Devon

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 31 March 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Seafood paella was meant to be for two. Very little fish and not enough food for two. Watery and slightly undercooked. €40 seemed steep.

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  4. Colm

    Dublin

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on 28 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Fantastic food and service as always.Highly recommend Driftwood as a place to stay and eat if you’re visiting Sligo

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  5. EITHNEM

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 17 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Lovely food but were seated near the door. Other guests in and out, slamming the door every time. Maybe the hinge needs to be fixed or replaced, nice place but it takes away from experience when door keeps slamming and interrupting conversation.

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  6. Molly

    Connacht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food was amazing! Would 100% recommend to everyone

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 9 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Love The Driftwood. The food is excellent and they change the menu regularly. Never had a bad meal here, always impressed. The service could be improved, very slow.

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  8. Jordan

    N. Ireland

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 29 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Incredible spot, great selection of food and drinks and really nice atmosphere. Service was great.

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  9. DaveG

    Dublin

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 23 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely food, nice relaxed atmosphere. Would recommend

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  10. Theresa

    Dublin

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 18 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Some nice background music will be wonderful

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FAQs

The Driftwood offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (071) 931 7070.

The Driftwood is rated 4.6 stars by 347 OpenTable diners.

The Driftwood does offer gift cards which you can purchase here.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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2 people

19:00


Booked 6 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for The Driftwood

Rosses Point, Sligo, Co. Sligo F91DXT4

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Rosses Point
  • Area
    Sligo Town
  • Hours of Operation
    Thu 4:00 pm–9:00 pm Fri 12:00 pm–9:30 pm Sat 8:00 am–9:30 pm Sun 8:00 am–9:00 pm
  • Price
    €31 to €50
  • Cuisines
    Irish, Seafood, Grill
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    On Street parking and public carpark
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Vegan
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