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SHACK CAFE

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MIDWAY FOODCOURT, Portlaoise, Ireland
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Description: This is a coffee shop within the Midway Foodcourt in Portlaoise Its like a...
This is a coffee shop within the Midway Foodcourt in Portlaoise Its like a service stop. Very nice stop actually and spotless clean throughout.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fast friendly service

Stopped here for a quick cup of coffee on Sunday. Being a bank holiday, the foodcourt was fairly packed with quite a number of children running around. However, our coffee was quickly brought to our table by a nice friendly waitress and it was very enjoyable. My latte was piping hot with just... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2012
Erins-Isle22
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Tipperary, Ireland
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Laois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

Very regular customer of Burger Shack, the girls & guy are lovely and the coffee is the best in the Midway Foodcourt

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Derry, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

really nasty processed food staff are not friendly and dont care about quality of there produce i was sick two hours after eating here

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Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012 via mobile

Stopped for a coffee here,had two coffees & and two scones.Served on paper plates with paper cups .Total bill 12€.Will not be back ¡¡¡.Absolutely disgraceful .

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Tipperary, Ireland
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52 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Stopped here for a quick cup of coffee on Sunday. Being a bank holiday, the foodcourt was fairly packed with quite a number of children running around. However, our coffee was quickly brought to our table by a nice friendly waitress and it was very enjoyable. My latte was piping hot with just enough froth on top and my husband’s... More 

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Laois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

I am a regular visitor here, staff are extreemly frendly and generally I just get a latte but I think it would be one of the nicest coffees in Portlaoise. Fresh coffee beans are used, creamy milk and its always nice and hot!

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Portlaoise, Co Laois, Ireland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

Stopped off here for a coffee with a business colleague and ordered a coffee and a mocha, I was asked if I would like a Small, medium or large and after seeing the sizes I picked a small as it was the equivalent of about 2 normal cups of coffee, very disappointed with the coffee it was watery and tasteless,... More 

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Clare, Ireland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

Recently stopped here for morning coffee on the way to Dublin from the West. Very nice girl served us with a smile (Eastern European we think) and some great coffee + scone. Its the little things in life that count especially in the mornings. This girl was so nice and friendly - it makes all the difference. Felt we had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: MIDWAY FOODCOURT, Portlaoise, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Laois  >  Portlaoise

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

Description

This is a coffee shop within the Midway Foodcourt in Portlaoise Its like a service stop. Very nice stop actually and spotless clean throughout.

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