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Apple Betty's Cafe

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Café, Sandwiches, Vegetarian, Soups
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The square, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 28 51833
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: Located in the heart of Skibbereen town. Offering Breakfast,Light...
Located in the heart of Skibbereen town. Offering Breakfast,Light lunches,Salads,Wraps,Panini,Open Sandwiches & Toasties.Home Made Soups, Quiche, Lasagne & Beef Stew. Delicious Home Baking. Gluten-free and spelt options.Meal Deals & Kids Menu. Daily specials on our chalk board.
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Good for:
Local cuisine

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Perfect coffee stop with family

We stopped here for coffee and cake. It was easy to get into with the buggy (although it was quiet at the time), they have high chairs, the food was good and staff very pleasant. Will definitely call again next time we're in town.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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  • Local cuisine
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Ireland
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We stopped here for coffee and cake. It was easy to get into with the buggy (although it was quiet at the time), they have high chairs, the food was good and staff very pleasant. Will definitely call again next time we're in town.

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Skibbereen, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

It's a great place for any meal...lunch I go most mornings for breakfast the fresh orange juice homemade bread and a big mug of coffee

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Ireland
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

A very pleasant place to stop and gather one's breath and have a snack/light lunch. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Always a pleasure.

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County Cork, Ireland
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Apple Betty's is a lovely cafe on the square which is right in the centre of Skibbereen. It's a great place to go for a coffee and cake (the Lemon Meringue Pie is amazing!) or a quick lunch (the panini are really tasty). Lovely, friendly staff and good coffee. It is also a great meeting place as it's so central.

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and review.we are glad you enjoyed our coffee and homemade lemon meringue pie. we look forward to serving you in the future. More 

skibbereen
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Apple Betty's is a fabulous place - super staff, great food and a great welcome once you walk in the door. Well done to all involved !

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review the cafe and are delighted you enjoyed a positive experience on your visit.thank you. More 

Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Apple Betty's deserves the prize for best breakfast of 2014. I love the scrambled eggs bacon and toast here. I always drop in and have breakfast with my husband and we will continue coming here. Staff always warm and friendly and place is always clean.

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

thank you for reviewing our cafe and for your lovely positive comments.we place great importance on staff friendliness towards all our customers. More 

County Cork, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Nothing is too much for the Staff who run Apple Bettys. Its like home from home, the service is excellent, its clean, warm, and well laid out. The array of food and choice is excellent and the cakes and deserts .......... well don't go there, I have often looked at the lemon merengue and promised myself a slice when I... More 

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

thanks very much for your review. we are glad to receive feedback of our customer experience.hope to see you soon again. More 

Dalby Australia
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

we stopped here as we were looking for a quick bite for lunch. The menu was good and the food was good. My son enjoyed the sandwiches that were made to his taste. The coffee and hot chocolate were excellent. The prices were also very reasonable. My son enjoyed the free wifi, something we don't get much of in Australia.

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

your feedback is very valuable to us.thank you for taking the time to review our cafe. we are glad you had a positive experience.glad our free wi-fi was helpful to your son on his trip. More 

Shropshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stopped here on a busy afternoon and enjoyed delicious coffee and cake. The staff were really friendly and they were very busy but still chatted to people. The outside tables are great for people watching.

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

We are delighted you enjoyed our coffee and cake selection.Our staff are a very important part of the business.Many thanks for your review. More 

London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lovely coffee, good food at sensible prices. Would recommend. Although eating outside with the lovely weather this summer was horrible due to the wasps. Really unpleasant!!

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ts08, Owner at Apple Betty's Cafe, responded to this review

thank you for visiting west cork and reviewing our cafe. we appreciate your comments and custom. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The square, Skibbereen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Skibbereen
  • Phone Number: +353 28 51833

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 10
  • Cuisine: Café, Sandwiches, Vegetarian, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

Located in the heart of Skibbereen town. Offering Breakfast,Light lunches,Salads,Wraps,Panini,Open Sandwiches & Toasties.Home Made Soups, Quiche, Lasagne & Beef Stew. Delicious Home Baking. Gluten-free and spelt options.Meal Deals & Kids Menu. Daily specials on our chalk board.

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