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The Doolin Cafe

Roadford, Doolin, Ireland
+35 (0)65– 70 74 795
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Ranked #2 of 24 Restaurants in Doolin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Buffalo, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

We traveled all over Ireland for our Honeymoon & The Doolin Cafe by far the best breakfast we had. The food, coffee & service were incredible. We highly recommend stopping by on your way to the Cliffs of Moher!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

We traveled in Ireland for two weeks and experienced many restaurants while there. This place had the best breakfast ever - creative, fresh and delicious. The atmosphere was just right for a small village in Ireland. Try it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Loved this cafe !!! Get the 'great breakfast' .... amazing fresh, home cooked food. .... gorgeous coffee. ... all served by the lovely martha who couldn't have been more helpful and welcoming. ... compliments to the chef on everything !!! We'll be back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The Doolin Cafe offers a well thought out menu (full or half portions of all evening meals) with fresh quality ingredients, in a homely rural setting. The Cauliflower, cheese and mustard soup I had during our visit was a perfect combination of fresh C'flower, cheddar sharpness and just a hint of mustard. All served up with delicious, fresh bread -... More

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Tullamore, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We spend a whole afternoon in this coffee because the bad weather, the cappuccino was my best ever and we will be back soon!

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Linz, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This small cafe is definitely a worth to visit when you're in Doolin! The Cafe is run by Rossa and she's a lovely and friendly lady. It doesnt offer many selections on the menu but I could find what I can eat. Such as Irish Rib Eye Steak, Chicken Wings and Thai Green Chicken Curry. You even can order half... More

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Dundalk, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We had some afternoon food here on a recent trip to Doolin, the menu is compact but has something for everyone's taste. The staff where very polite and accommodating to us, we had a gorgeous meal in there front garden accompanied by our dog.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We loved our meal at the Doolin Cafe. It was our first meal after arriving in Ireland and it couldn't have been a better welcome -- five different entrees, all delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lovely atmosphere! Fabulous irish coffee. Our server, Amy, was delightful. It was open until 1030pm, making it great for late arrival like ourselves from sightseeing all day! Jen and Joe from Chicago!

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Fabulous place! Great vibe, amazing coffee, fabulous service! This cafe is part of the Doolin hostel and is in a perfect location to all activities.

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