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Aroma Coffee Shop & Mini Bakery

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Craft Village, Donegal Town, Ireland
+353 (0)74 972 3222
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Derry, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

7 of us visited here for lunch and enjoyed great food, great service and a bit of friendly banter. I have eaten here a number of times and the food is always fresh and delicious. The owner served us he was really attentive and we enjoyed the little extra dessert he have us to sample. We will be back😀

Thank xBoomerang
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After a delicious bowl of pumpkin soup, I decided that I could probably force myself to have a piece of cake. Staff told me their favourites - but said the Tunisian Orange cake was 'what they were famous for'! Decided to give it a go - absolutely delicious! Really moist, with a hint of spice - and beautifully presented. My... More 

Thank Denise Y
Letterkenny, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful meal served by a bloveky gentleman brown bread to die for! It has a nice warmth about the coffee shop

Thank Max524Donegal
Croydon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for coffee as a break during a journey. Excellent coffee and superb home cooked cake range. Although we didn't have a meal we did see other people eating and it all looked superb - clearly used by locals on a regular basis which is always a good sign.

Thank Graham W
Wareham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Popped in on our way back to our short break cottage near Ballyshannon. Thoroughly enjoyed our cake choices and the coffee is lovely. We were so taken with the place that we returned the next day for lunch : 2 sea bass risottos and the pasta special. Bought a loaf of the highly recommended Tom's brown bread & the Tunisian... More 

Thank Blondie632014
Sligo, Ireland
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119 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Oh the cakes!!!!! lovely place to go: I travel quite a few miles at least once a year just to go there. Food is very good but the home made cakes are quite exceptional. It is a friendly and unassuming place situated in an arts and craft village. well worth a visit

Thank 240fedora
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156 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Many people have recommended this to me - but for one reason or another I have never made it here. In fact havent been to the craft village since 1985 when it first opened- it is much smaller than I imagined! It is an extremely popular cafe - queued to get a table - but very worth it! Great fresh,... More 

Thank F B
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

I go to Donegal about once a year and I NEVER miss a visit to Aroma. The sea bass risotto followed by a slice of chocolate nemesis cake is one of my favourite meals full stop. Always perfectly cooked, served by friendly staff and an owner who takes great pride in his product. Aroma is a hidden gem and if... More 

Thank Esmond_Poynton
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a coffee and care with the family while visiting the craft village. Love friendly staff, place is spotless and the scones are to die for. High recommended to all visiting the craft village.

Thank Georgeevelyn
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Popped into here for a coffee whilst at the Craft Village. Saw the cakes & they are to die for! Glad I don't work at the Village otherwise I'd be in there every lunchtime - my waistline would expand even more. There is a pretty extensive menu as well and from looking at what others were eating - this all... More 

Thank Keith A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Cafe, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Craft Village, Donegal Town, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Donegal Town
  • Phone Number: +353 (0)74 972 3222

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