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Willoughbys Cafe - CLOSED


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Irish, Cafe, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Terrible food. Ordered chicken salad sandwich and it was disgusting. First time I’ve ever sent back food in my life ... felt really bad about it. The chicken was like jerky with a gallon of mayo ...and corn(?) slathered on top. Ordered a quiche afterwards...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 21, 2019

My wife and I had a very good breakfast here. The wait staff was very friendly and the portions were generous.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Brad J
Reviewed May 13, 2019

My husband and I stopped here after we arrived in Kilkenny from Cork. We walked in and they greeted us right away and told us to sit anywhere. They came over to get our order (two cappuccino's and a scone). The order was brought to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Jessica G
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Sorry but visited before and enjoyed light eating here overlooking castle and busy junction. Went last week and wanted to sit by window - most popular and sometimes hard to get. Seats were empty but told to sit at back of cafe just in case...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

We both had the toasted Club Sandwich on brown. AMAZING. So delicious. The salad on the side had a really tasty dressing on it. Really lovely friendly staff and excellent service. My husband had an Americano, he says it was really really good.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Molly_Mangan01
Reviewed March 31, 2019

They don't know how to make an Americano, the location is fantastic and it is nicely decorated but that is where the good review ends. The staff are very slow as well.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Eimear L
Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Visited this cafe today,sat on couch which was full of crumbs from previous customers. We were the only customers. Told to sit down, waitress did not come to take order. I went to counter and got menus. Food when it arrived was fine. We had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DeirdreR560
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

It's not easy to be unaccomadating in every aspect of your business but this Cafe have tried their best in every aspect of food service. Waitress had an awful attitude to the point where we were afraid to ask for ketchup (god forbid there would...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Graham D
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

We visited Kilkenny last week and had lunch here. My friend had the club sandwich and I had the pulled pork bap, both toasted. They were Devine! I had tea and my friend a latte, both served on beautiful crockery. Service was excellent and the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Molly_Mangan01
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Walked into the cafe with my family 2 teens 2 parents we wear greeted and then asked to sit at 2 desperate tables when it was quiet and had lots of free tables fro 4. Awe then continued to ask to sit together with was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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