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6 Henry Street, Kenmare, Ireland
06441591
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8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 149
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Busy Self Service in good location but...

Plenty of freshly baked & cooked goods but biggest problem is its self-service so if you go at busy times you feel rushed to make decisions & then you have to wander around with tray full of food looking for somewhere to sit.....not relaxing I'm afraid

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Somerset Village, Bermuda
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Takeout
  • Dessert
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237 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Somerset Village, Bermuda
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280 reviews 280 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Plenty of freshly baked & cooked goods but biggest problem is its self-service so if you go at busy times you feel rushed to make decisions & then you have to wander around with tray full of food looking for somewhere to sit.....not relaxing I'm afraid

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

loved everything about this place. Really wholesome, fresh food and the cakes are worth visiting for alone.

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Bantry, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Jam on the Main Street Kenmare.. Lovely atmosphere, absolutely lovely home made carrot, potato etc salads.. Great coffee.. Kenmare is a lovely town, country side.. One of my favourite spots on my sale repping route.. You must enjoy their day time dining!!!!

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Greystones, Ireland, Europe
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Stopped here for a bite, we found the service friendly. The food was good, many of the dishes looked homemade....Great selection of cakes.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Great place for anything to do with baking. They also do take away (brown bread, carrot cake, lemon cake, scones).

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Charleston, South Carolina
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This place is outstanding, especially for breakfast. I thought their sausage roll was amazing and my husband really enjoyed their yogurt parfait. Their cappuccino was wonderful as well. Also a great place to grab food to-go if you're spending the day traveling the Ring of Kerry etc. in the car and need to pack a lunch. Don't miss this spot... More 

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North Carolina
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155 reviews 155 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Had read about Jam's so had it on my list for picnic food to take to Killarney National Park. And it didn't disappoint. The shop is small and we were there on two different days and it was very busy both days. You stand in line, look at food in the case and place your order. For sandwiches you pick... More 

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Waterford
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is great for breakfast and or Lunch. Even a nice quiche for takeway for dinner. Loved it. Always busy and full of locals and visitors.

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Midleton, Ireland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Gorgeous selection of cakes & savouries! I had a lovely cheesecake & cup of tea. They also sell cakes, brown bread & scones etc. to take away. Small restaurant but lovely staff, full of chat!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Went here for a quick lunch (this cafe didn't disappoint). It was very busy, and the food was excellent. Only problem I have is the place seemed very hectic, had to order before finding a table which is not ideal and felt rushed to make a choice, eat and leave.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6 Henry Street, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: 06441591

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?