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Diva Cafe and coffee house

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Ballinspittle | Kinsale, Cork, Ireland
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Cork, Ireland
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast was superb. Beautifully cooked and presented. Great atmosphere. Attentive staff and great location near Garretstown beach.

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Thank PJHogan
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2016

regardless of what you get from the menu you are guaranteed delcious food every time. I just love Divas and when ever i am in the location i always call. The huevas rancheros are to die for, forgive my spelling guys.

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Thank josiejolly
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Lovely cafe. Funky interior. Absolutely delicious breakfast. Had the veggie fry up. The grilled tomatoes with goats cheese and pesto, and mushrooms were the highlight! Great coffee. Friendly service. The non-vegetarians in my group also loved their meals. A must see while travelling around this beautiful part of Ireland. Can't wait for my next trip!

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Thank Emily I
Templeton, CA
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73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2016

We have visited Diva Cafe and Coffee House two times now during our stay in Kinsale. It is but a short drive to the southeast on R600 and is well worth the trip. It is set in the small village of Ballinspittle which finds mostly locals dining there. It has an all around great breakfast and lunch menu; if you... More 

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Thank Gregory E
England
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

A pleasant little cafe with personality. We were recommended by a local to try Diva as they "do the best breakfast in Ireland" I had one, and it is not, a little to American influenced for my liking, but that's just a personal taste, the coffee however is superb. My wife had an "Elvis" breakfast that she found suprisingly good.... More 

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Thank talbot829
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Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Although my food was terrible -All day breakfast so over cooked and potatoes raw and sour/gone off ...bread stale ! The French toast excellent and my partner said her burger was nice our server told us the extent of menu was minus fish pork beef and we were still learning how to make one of the dishes on menu well... More 

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Thank robplatten
Derbyshire
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327 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2016

There should be more places like this cafe. There is a passion for food and serving good coffee. Clearly very popular and understandably so. Across the road there is the bakery that supplies the cafe and the constant shuttle between the two speaks volumes for the freshness and the demand.

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Thank SerenidadDerbyshire
Cork, Cork, Ireland
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2016

Had food here with my son a few days ago. Amazing as always, great service, great atmosphere & most imporatant of all, excellent food!! My son had the homemade burger which was delicious!! I had the BLAT (bacon, lettuce, avocado & tomato), delicious on homemade potato bread. I just LOVE Divas & the food there. Great to see it open... More 

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Thank MaryFinn_12
Beckley, West Virginia
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

My mother and I took a once in a lifetime trip to Ireland this October, our home base for most of the trip being in Kinsale, and every single morning we went to DIVA in Ballinspittle for breakfast. We could not get enough of the FRESH melt in your mouth pastries, and the happy welcoming faces of the staff! Not... More 

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Thank Auddy915
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Had the tuxedo cupcakes and they are to die for. I can't recommend them enough and they have them in the bakery across the way from time to time to takeaway. Lunch is really good too, love their sweet potato chips with garlic aioli.

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Thank Elizabeth R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballinspittle | Kinsale, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?