Smugglers Creek Tasty Team won Bronze at Competition

Congratulations to Smugglers’ Tasty Team “Foireann Caonach” who won Bronze at the Final Food Competition with their Irish Mist & Caragheen Cheesecake. After 6 months’ development, lots of hard work and organisation by Smugglers’ Team togther with the students and their school mentor,  the Tasty Project draw to a close on Tuesday 16th May 2017 with […]

Smugglers Creek in Donegal TASTY Food & Tourism Project

Smugglers Creek is proud to participate in this year’s TasTY Food Tourism Project which was officially launched on 14th March by Mr Patsy Barr, Chairman of Donegal Town Credit Union. Seven leading hotels and restaurants in South Donegal have teamed-up with Abbey Vocational School TY Students. Together, they are set to cook-up a storm and […]

Smugglers Creek Inn featured in March 2017 Issue of Yes Chef Magazine

Smugglers Creek Inn is delighted to be featured in the March Issue of Yes Chef Magazine. A magazine for lovers of good food. To read the magazine, copy link here:

Smugglers Creek is on Page 91….happy reading.


TRAD Session @ Smugglers Creek Friday 20th Jan 2017

Our 2nd TRAD Session at Smugglers last night was a legendary evening of fiddles hopping, feet stomping and croaky voices singing traditional tunes. No egos, no pretension, it was a night where some of the best musicians in Donegal gathered. So, don’t miss the next one, we’ll keep you posted here on Facebook. Thank you […]

1st TRAD SESSION at Smugglers

Smugglers’ first Open TRAD Session took place last Friday night (4th Nov) received overwhelming support with talented musicians, young and seasoned, gathered informally and played traditional Irish music in the Bar over a few drinks & craic. As some might say Traditional Irish Music is food for the Soul, so we would like to put […]

Smugglers 7th Annual Halloween Costume Party

Smugglers Creek at A Taste of Donegal Food Festival 2016

This year, Smugglers Creek is back at A Taste of Donegal Food Festival.  We cooked all our food on the “Plancha” – a cast iron flat top griddle, which promotes healthier cooking. For those of you who visited the stand, and tasted the mussels, fish and duck that were cooked on the Plancha were very impressed […]

Dolphins came to play in Donegal Bay & Rossnowlagh Beach!

According to a report by Pet Insurance Ireland, as many as a hundred bottlenose dolphins have decided to take up their home in the seas of County Donegal. The pod of dolphins have been spotted in Donegal Bay between Rossnowlagh Beach and Doorin Head. I have personally tried to video them but that was proven […]

Smugglers Creek Received Its 6th TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Smugglers Creek is pleased to announce that we have received our 6th TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Award. It accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travellers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period. To qualify, we must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a […]

14 Spectacular Views from this Perfectly Located Donegal Pub

Smugglers Creek Inn is delighted to see the Daily Edge has published a Collection of Readers’ Photos of our beloved Bar & Restaurant. To see all 14 photographes, click on the link below: