Letterkenny is the largest town in County Donegal with a population of about 20,000. It begun life as a market town and has grown to be a cathedral town (St. Eunan’s Cathedral) a seat of learning (Letterkenny Institute of Technology) and an industrial centre (Eircom, Boston Scientific and UnitedHealth Group).
It is a busy town with lots of activities, shopping, pubs, clubs, restaurants and sporting venues.
On the main street there are numerous small shops, cafes and restaurants and off Lower Main Street is The Courtyard Shopping Centre.
Letterkenny Shopping Centre on Port Road has a large selection of Stores and all around that area including Neil Blaney Road there are numerous well know brands including Dunnes Stores, Marks & Spencer, Argos, TK Maxx, River Island, H&M, Currys PC World and lots more.
Most of the hotels have very good restaurants but if you want to sample some of Letterkenny’s cuisine there is a wide and varied choice available.
Here are a few to start with:
The Lemon Tree, 32-34 Courtyard Shopping Centre (Irish and European Cuisine)
Pats on the Square, 9 Market Square, Letterkenny (Irish and Italian)
Bamboo Court Station Roundabout Ramelton Road (Chinese & Malaysian)
Lime Leaf Unit 1 Pearse House (Thai)
Chilli Shaker Station House Pearse Road (Indian)
You can see all the available accommodation and book directly from the map.
Here are some of our recommendations: