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The Doolin Cafe

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Roadford, Doolin, Ireland
+35 (0)65– 70 74 795
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thu - Mon 8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 177
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  • 4
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
good

Warmer than outside other places to cold to stay in for us English. We've need to be in at least 21 degrees cent

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
misshandicap
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United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Warmer than outside other places to cold to stay in for us English. We've need to be in at least 21 degrees cent

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

lovely twist on the irish breakfast. friendly staff lovely setting only downside a little heavy for our pockets!

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ireland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

we were there yeterday for lunch just wanted sandwish we wanted a ham chease and onion but there was no cheese and a plain chicken they were 4.50 each which i thought was expenisve for 2 slices of bread with some ham in one and chicken in the other.Loved the menu would go back again and try some of the... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Really good breakfast. keep your eyes peeled though as it is hard to find and we were there for 3 days and only found it by chance on the last day. We drove past it about 5 times over the weekend and never noticed it even though there is a sign outside.

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Limerick, Ireland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

What a little gem of a restaurant and a nice surprise in the near wilderness of Doolin. The food was scrumptious though a little on the expensive side. Our server was a lovely American lady who made us feel right at home with her friendly and helpful demeanour.

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Leesville, Louisiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We went in there for lunch one cold rainy day and had the best seafood pot pie. The cafe was nice and warm, the staff was very interested in us and where we were from. A very good place to stop

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Virginia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We were planning on going somewhere else, but they were closed this evening, so we stopped here instead. And it was a great choice! Good beer selection. Yummy food. Great atmosphere and good service.

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doolin
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Only stopped in once but we were able to order exactly what we wanted -- including pancakes!! Nice decor, family restaurant, prompt & cheerful service.

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Galway, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This place is sooooooooo yummmmmmmie! If you go to Doolin and have breakfast anywhere else, you're really missing out! We had the most delicious breakfast here. Really good meat in their sausages, lovely bread, excellent coffee, brilliant staff.. it's just the best! Couldn't recommend highly enough.. but this place comes with a warning... once you visit, you'll want to go... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

So adorable and delicious. We had "traditional Irish breakfast" and it was great, and the coffee was ground right then and there!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Roadford, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +35 (0)65– 70 74 795

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm

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