Some Great Sligo Restaurant Options

‘Laughter is brightest where food is best’ – Irish proverb

We are delighted to bring you two great dining options for brunch, lunch, and dinner here at The Ocean Sands Hotel on the Wild Atlantic Way. The Ocean Bar and Restaurant and Dunes Dining Room both offer a great selection of delicious meals cooked using local, artisan produce such as the award winning Kelly’s black pudding which is crafted in Newport, County Mayo. 

Fresh Atlantic seafood from the Atlantic features heavily in our restaurant dishes. Diners can look forward to tasty dishes such as Clare Island salmon fillet with a pea and mint risotto and our famous Atlantic seafood chowder. You will also find a tempting selection of vegan and vegetarian meal options on offer such as creamy chickpea curry and vegetarian pasta carbonara.  

Private Dining at The Ocean Sands

Travelling with a large group or on a corporate visit?  Why not make a reservation in our stunning and private Atlantic Room which boasts panoramic views of beautiful Killala Bay? The Atlantic Room seats up to 24 for dinner and offers an intimate and memorable dining experience.

Sligo Restaurant Favourites

The award winning Eala Bhán in the heart of Sligo Town is hugely popular with visitors and locals alike. The restaurant has an appealing urban brasserie feel while the menu is classic with a contemporary twist.

A great fine dining option for a well-deserved treat is La Montmartre. This elegant French restaurant with a light and modern vibe specialises in producing French classics using locally sourced Irish ingredients.

Bistro Bianconi is an award winning Italian restaurant in Sligo Town serving up mouth-watering seafood, steaks, salads and more since 1993. They also offer a hugely popular selection of wood-fired pizzas. A Sligo institution since it was first established, early booking is advised.

If you happen to find yourself in the picturesque village of Strandhill, a visit to Shells Café is strongly advised. This popular spot is known for its fresh, local menu – just be prepared for a short wait for a table!

Enniscrone Restaurants

There is also a great selection of restaurants right here on our doorstep here in Enniscrone.

  • Áit Eile is a modern and intimate restaurant cooking up traditional food with a difference in their intimate yet casual restaurant. The team there place a strong emphasis on locally sourced produce and showcasing both free-range artisan meats and fresh seafood.
  • Tracey’s Café is located right by the beach and offers prompt, friendly service, fresh juices and coffee and wholesome and delicious food. This bright and lively spot also offers a daily selection of vegan and vegetarian options.
  • The Pilot Bar nearby serves up traditional pub grub in a warm and cosy setting, offering authentic pizzas and a delicious homemade burger menu as well as fresh seafood specials daily.