Dromore West is situated on the Dunneil River and sits between the Ox Mountains and the Atlantic coast. In typical Irish rural style its most plentiful business premises are public houses of which there are 4. There are also two shops, a chemist, a Chinese take away, a butcher and a post office and florist.
Dromore West has a Gulf service station supplying Petrol, Diesel, Agricultural Diesel and home heating oil. This service station also contains a Deli counter and toilet facilities.
Fairgreen butchers is a locally owned business operated by Martin Carroll.
The annual local festival in Dromore West occurs on the August bank holiday weekend every year.