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Cafe Rua

Cafe Rua New Antrim Street, Castlebar, Ireland
+353 94 902 3376
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (23 reviews)
“pate” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cafe Rua New Antrim Street, Castlebar, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have a mobility problem so it was with difficulty that I visited the cafe. The food was well cooked and service was satisfactory. It does seem to be a busy little place however if you have a disability that prevents you from climbing stairs...More

1  Thank Tony L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up in Castlebar and on the couple of occasions I visit every year, I always make a point of going to Café Rua and/or their sister branch, Rua. The place has won a stack of awards and for good reason. The food is...More

Thank jfinnyc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, son and I all loved this family-friendly restaurant. The menu is chock-full of dishes that are like a home-cooked style but with that bit extra that makes it fresh and new - I had the yummy Maryland sausages with melted cheese and the...More

Thank Damien O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During a visit last week to Café Rua on Spencer St, I had the most horrendous experience that anyone could ever experience. My self and a cousin decided to go for lunch in café Rua and looking back I don’t even know we even considered...More

3  Thank Ger G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We travelled to Castlebar for a long weekend to visit our family, currently living in London. Having previously lived in New York, Melbourne and now London, and very familiar with the 'brunch' scene, Cafe Rua is right up there with the best we've come across....More

Thank Adria1p
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Visit either of the spectacular Rua cafés in Castlebar and it's like entering another (better!) world. The older Café Rua on Newantrim St has a homely, 'mother's kitchen' feel and and this warmth is reflected in the dishes on the menu and the wonderful welcome...More

1  Thank OscarOcrach
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited this morning while in castlebar for a few days. Not a good first impression from the moment I walked in the door. Had to go up to cashier and order breakfast myself as was ignored from when I sat down and waited for menu...More

Thank Avril K
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Found this place by accident. It was busy which is always a good sign. Menu was good but limited to what was on the board. It was well presented and good quality but for a lunchtime bite it was expensive. Apart from that, I would...More

Thank Mordenboy
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Visited this premises recently last week and can only say it is overpriced, i was charged extra for a single slice of bread 40 cent and i was astounded when the man asked if he could tap the card for this . unreal and you...More

Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

We ate in Cafe Rua tonight it was simply delicious start to finish the food was exceptional. the restaurant had a lovely relaxed Friday nights atmosphere staff were very attentive will definitely be back would highly recommend Cafe Rua on a Friday night💕

2  Thank Fiona M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cafe Rua New Antrim Street, Castlebar, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Castlebar
  • Phone Number: +353 94 902 3376
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