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All 6 Strandhill Restaurants

Shells Cafe

Sea Side, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
071 9122938
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Ranked #2 of 6 Restaurants in Strandhill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dublin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is a lovely little cafe in Strandhill in Sligo, one of my favourite areas to visit when I´m at home from Fuerteventura. It´s a very well run little place and the food is really fresh and tastes great, very well priced and a lovely warm feel to it in general. Will be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

One of our favourite days out as a family is to go to Strand hill and lunch in Shells is always our first stop. The kids love the fish and chips as do I. There is a lovely menu and the staff are great, always take your name for a table when it's busy, which seems to be all the... More

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Sligo, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

A jem of a place well worth a visit. Fabulous food at a great price in a wonderful atmosphere, what more could you want! Great little shop attached to browses while you wait on a table when it's busy.

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Sligo, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great location, great food, great value, it's different, great coffee and cake or if you want a light lunch or more you won't be disappointed . They got passion for what they do.

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Sligo, Ireland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We ventured out to Strandhill to sample Shell's food and we were delighted we did! I had the chickpea burger, at first I thought it was a bit pricey but the portions are huge, so it's real value for money. Course the location adds to its charm, with surfers and they're boards hanging around there's a cool vibe, it's a... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This well located gem in fab location Strandhill(surfing capital 0f west) is a lovely friendly cafe serving well priced tasty food. A must if in the area specials every day fresh ingredients local produce .As a chef myself this is well worth the visit. any negative comments likely to come from grumps who don`t know their food. I have no... More

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Gozo
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is not a place of fast food but good food fast. (this was written on their wall and is so true). Try out the Eggs Benedict.

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Sligo, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Very over rated little café by the sea. Great location but for very ordinary food they can fairly rub it in with the prices.

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Ireland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stopped off here for a light lunch - would concur with most reviews here that this is a very good cafe...had toasted specials, soup and Kids sausages and chips between the three adults and two kids - all received with high praise. Think when you couple the nice service, good food and excellent location then hard not to recommend

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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Great place for a coffee and sambo. Can be busy as its very popular. Quality food and service. Like the decor and didn't like the cold weather outside

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Additional Information about Shells Cafe

Address: Sea Side, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
Phone Number: 071 9122938
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo  >  Strandhill
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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