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The Junction

Tone Street | Co. Mayo, Ballina, Ireland
+353 96 22149
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“apple pie” (2 reviews)
“ham” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Tone Street | Co. Mayo, Ballina, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just wanting a quick bite after a morning in Enniscrone we decided to try the Junction as it seemed like the busiest place in town which is always a good indicator. The menu was pretty comprehensive but we availed of their lunchtime soup and sandwich...More

Thank MrsWoman94
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Super food, friendly unhurried service. Obviously a local favorite, this place was jammed the entire time we were there. It's not fancy, but it's lively. The windows were painted in enthusiastic support of County Mayo athletics. People of all ages and backgrounds filled the tables,...More

Thank Jane Susan G
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The staff were helpful but it was very busy. We managed to get a seat close to the door. Having a wheelchair user made it all cramped but the staff did their best. We had sandwiches and teas, which were all good. They do have...More

Thank ali1965
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were in Ballina from the USA for a wedding at Belleek Castle. We had the morning free and decided to forego food at our hotel and try the Junction. It was a really good breakfast. The food was plentiful and decently priced. We would...More

Thank Faye G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were only in Ballina for three nights but the food was so good on the first night we returned on the second night , the lamb special with half and half chips and mash accompanied with Swede ,carrots and broccoli was all i could...More

Thank greedeee
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Myself and two of my friends visited the junction as we often do. We waited 20 minutes before going up and asking could we make an order. The staff were not friendly at all and stood at the counter talking while we were waiting to...More

Thank chloejennings
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in ballina for a few days was looking for somewhere to eat found this restaurant on the first night of my stay. There was a good crowd here. Waitress was very polite and friendly and gave plenty of information on what was available I...More

Thank mick o
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have visited the junction many times the staff are great, friendly and helpful The food seems to have gone downhill somewhat, alot of what we had seemed to be cooked from frozen, even the chips are frozen. I'd expect fresh chips in an establishment...More

Thank louise s
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Having previously eaten at The Junction while visiting Ballina and being in the area again we thought lets go back, we had a nice meal the last time. Things are still the same, great service, excellent food and very good value. It's a busy spot,...More

1  Thank CJLV
Reviewed 1 August 2017

abusy spot ,friendly staff a d good quality food at reasonable prices.The chicken stirfry was full of fresh veg and very tasty.We would gladly eat here again.

Thank imeldameighan
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tone Street | Co. Mayo, Ballina, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +353 96 22149
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