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Temple Cafe

12 The Cornstore - Augustine Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 568 776
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 The Cornstore - Augustine Street, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely quirky cafe, good coffee, hot breakfasts including gorgeous sausage sandwich. Good selection for vegetarians and vegans too. Wide selection of tea, fresh soups, good bread. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marymP8932RF
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing little place with excellent menu including vegan ... It's a social business with profits donated to charity ... Wonderful staff who are energetic and eager to serve ... I have not submitted reviews in a long time but had to make an exception once...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Habjouqa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped by for lunch a few weeks back and was blown away by their fresh tasty falafel wraps and vegan peanut butter cheese cake. As a practicing veggie its lovely to have a choice of options.Id recommend also their veggie breakfast options.The staff are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ThomasBarryHopkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Try the pink pancakes or the granola pot. All profits to charities. Great food. Nice staff. Lots of locals.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tim-danville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eat here very regularly and have never been disappointed and have been treated with complete kindness and respect from the lovely staff! Highly recommend The Vegan Wrap and Vegan Fruit Slice along and Tea. Always recommend this place to everyone and anyone I can! Always...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 11Davidmcarthur
Reviewed November 6, 2018

I have never paid much attention to vegetarian or vegan because I see no reason to select it. But this cafe' seems to feature such items, so I chose Carrot cake muffin that did not say vegan. Yet it was dense and gummy, not muffin...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paroshep
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We popped in for breakfast. Yogurt & granola was out of this world. Porridge also excellent. Good value and comfy atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cruiser34384736302
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

We ordered and paid for our food at till first and then didn’t get a table for ages and were left standing awkwardly in the middle of the cafe. Then when we got the table not all the dishes were taken away from the previous...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TheOneWhoBrunches
SebTaylor, Owner at Temple Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hi TheOneWhoBrunches, First off I would like to apologise for your recent experience in our cafe. Normally when people come in they are told to find a table first , to look at menu's and then to come up to the till when they are...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018

I brought my friend there recently for her birthday. I was extremely dissappointed. We both had beetroot burgers and mine was completely tastless, was almost cold and actually tasted uncooked. My friend discreetly made a negative comment on hers also. The slice of toast was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank keantravellerIreland
SebTaylor, Owner at Temple Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Hi Keantravellerireland, I am very sorry and disappointed that you had such a bad experience in our cafe recently. It would never be our intention to serve food that is below par and if we receive any complaint we always try to deal with them...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

Had breakfast there after reading all the Trip Advisor reviews. Agree that the food is good value. The scrambled eggs and bacon with gluten free bread and also the full breakfast fry was nothing to rave about and the toast needs to be toasted more....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joanne162016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 The Cornstore - Augustine Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 568 776
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We are a vibrant new social business. This means part of our profits go to local charities. Our aim is to raise awareness of the great work local charities are doing in Galway and to help raise funds. Our ethos and mission is to use as much local, organic, ecological and homemade produce as possible. Vegetarian and Vegan options available :)
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