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Luigi's Cafe & Pizzeria - CLOSED

61/62 South Main Street, Youghal, Ireland
+353 24 25811
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Price range: $2 - $43
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Seafood, Café, Pizza & Pasta
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Luigi's is located beside Youghal's famous Clock Gate Tower, housed in a 400 years old building that offers a great atmosphere & genuine food freshly prepared. It is a gathering place for locals, visitors and sea goers who seek warmth, shelter, food and fellowship a retreat from the saltwater chill or for a moment al fresco overlooking the bay.The bakery is a stone's throw away from the restaurant, Irish & Continental breads are freshly baked every day together with cakes, scones and hand made stone baked pizzas made using the finest ingredients and the unique Italian know how. Juicy olives, sweet dry cherry tomatoes, artisan cheeses and delicious pizza slices are available from our deli fridge. We also offer a take away menu that brings the best of the Restaurant & Bakery for you to enjoy at home with your family or friends, all our food is prepared by order. Vegetarian and gluten free dishes are available upon request. If you fancy something different for your next birthday party, family reunion or Sunday lunch call us our services are unique and affordable take a rest and let us take care of it.

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English first
Ballincollig, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Myself and my husband eat here over the August weekend. The service was a joke the girl didnt have a clue about serving or didnt seem interested. The place needed a good clean. We had to ask for cutlery salt pepper none on the table. We asked for olive oil and she looked at us blank. The pizzas were fine.... More 

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luigicam, Manager at Luigi's Cafe & Pizzeria, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madame it seems that for some reason you really want to damage our business leaving very nasty and unnecessary reviews, as a matter of fact not only our previous premises were kept in clean and in good conditions also had salt and pepper in every table like every other respectable restaurant also you left a poor comment... More 

Ulm, Germany
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We were at Luigi's Restaurant because of the good feedback on TripAdvisor. But it was the opposite. I have eaten macrels with fries. Something so loveless as at Luigi's, I've never seen before. The waitress was unfriendly, too. This was our worst restaurant on our trip to Ireland. I wouldn't give someone the advice to go to Luigi's. Horrible !!!!

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luigicam, Owner at Luigi's Cafe & Pizzeria, responded to this review

hello I don't know but this review smells like a rat to me since over the summer I must have served over a 1000 mackerels without a single complaint and everyone was delighted what is really strange that of all the places you allegedly visited during your stay in ireland you only bothered to leave a bad review in our... More 

Carlow, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We went to Luigis for Lunch as we were advised it was a nice place to eat. The food was sadly average and not what was expected. In relation to price i would have expected better. I hope to rerturn their and try again in the next couple of months.

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stopped off at Luigi's everyday for coffee after our walk on the beach. Luigi always had a nice treat in his hand for our dog and nice cool bowl of water. Always gratefully received x

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Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Stopped off in Youghal on a sunny bank holiday Monday and was in need of a quick lunch after walking the beach. This is a small and cozy cafe with an Italian menu but it also does salads and sandwiches. Service was polite and friendly and the food was tasty. They are moving to a bigger building beside them on... More 

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Roscrea, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Found this golden nugget through this website and loved it. Took my wife and 3 kids ( 7, 6, 2) for dinner when on holidays a few weeks ago. I ordered the gluten free pizza and chef himself (luigi) brought it to the table with the comment- This will be the best gluten free pizza you will have ever eaten!..... More 

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San Diego, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Spent a delightful summer evening at this charming restaurant in Youghal. Great selection of food all reasonably priced. Would highly recommend the pizza- all made from fresh ingredients of course. The apple cake was also delicious. Of course, what makes this restaurant truly unique is its wonderful character. One genuinely feels like they have been transported to Sicily. The music,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Ate here with a friend last night. Absolutely fantastic. Hospitality was top class. Had vegetable soup for starter followed by a delicious tropical pizza. Pizza was made from scratch as well. The waitress who served us was very kind and not to mention beautiful :) full marks for decor too. Truly a recommended spot for good eating in Youghal.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Decided on a take away and the staff at carleton village recommended this and it was well worth it. Got pizza which was one of the nicest I ever had and fish and chips which would have fed 3 people. Very generous portions and great value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This place has fantastic food with a fantastic boss luigi. My girlfriend had the stuff squid special and I had the silcilian fish stew which are both accompanied by rustic potatoes and side salad. Our dishes are absolutely delicious. You can really taste the authentic flavour of sicily italy. The boss luigi is one of the nicest guy I ever... More 

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Additional Information about Luigi's Cafe & Pizzeria

Address: 61/62 South Main Street, Youghal, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 24 25811
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Youghal
Average Prices: USD 2 - 43
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Seafood, Café, Pizza & Pasta

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