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MIDWAY FOODCOURT, Portlaoise, Ireland
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Ranked #28 of 36 Restaurants in Portlaoise
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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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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English first
Laois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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
6 helpful votes 6 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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92 reviews 92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 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
43 helpful votes 43 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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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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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Address: MIDWAY FOODCOURT, Portlaoise, Ireland
Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Laois  >  Portlaoise
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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