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Rua Deli

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Spencer Street, Castlebar, Ireland
+353 94 928 6072
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

The food at Rua is delicious, very over priced but always nice. But during my visit today the staff were so rude. Being friendly and kind doesn't take alot and it goes along way.

Thank Katie_Irl_
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

The title may not be too fair. I do eat in Rua regularly both on Spencer Street and New Antrim street. I find the food tasty and fresh... but some dishes are overpriced. Goats cheese, salad (selection of leaves, tomatoe relish and a 1/4 of pannini garluc bread for 14/15 euro....... But then you get a good breakfast for €7.00.... More 

Thank Celine K
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Appalling service for a mini breakfast and 3 childrens breakfasts.... ended up waiting almost an hour for the most straight forward things on the menu....will certainly not be returning. Don't waste your time or money here.

3 Thank Mcloughlins
Castlebar, Ireland
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Visited one of my favourite restuarant lately . Food as usual was very wholesome and fresh . Had one problem how does it take 40 minutes to prepare salad . Place was busy but I still would think there would be a person sorting salads . . Cakes was beautiful also but had to rush it as time was running... More 

Thank m1t2w5
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Worth walking out of the centre of Castlebar to find this lovely café and deli, just opposite the court house. We had to wait for a table as the place was packed but it was worth the wait. There were three of us and we all had different main courses and different puddings. Everything was delicious and we wouldn't hesitate... More 

Thank Sue C
Dublin, Ireland
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93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

There's an upstairs restaurant and a downstairs deli and I've had many experiences of both. Upstairs the potato and chorizo breakfast is a solid favourite of mine. My mouth waters at the thought of it. The hot chocolate with marshmallows is also an excellent choice. Downstairs the cakes and salads (as much of an oxymoron that it is to group... More 

Thank Quack123
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Recommended by friends who live locally, tried out Rua Deli on a day trip to Castlebar. But if a delay in getting a table, although being busy is a good sign. Once seated, service and food were excellent. Great atmosphere too.

Thank JohnFC52
Westport, Ireland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

As I work near by Rua is our special Lunch time treat at least twice a week and we are never disappointed. Staff are friendly and helpful and the food is always delicious. Lots of local produce and ingredients used and good value for money. The only fault is that you may have to wait for a table if you... More 

Thank maryblack67
Castlebar, Ireland
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166 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Rua Deli is a Castlebar gem with a great choice of locally sourced food combined with a lovely homely atmosphere. Visited recently with colleagues in the morning and had really good scones and coffee. When we came back for lunch there was a nice choice of specials on the board and a good choice of salads and sandwiches on the... More 

Thank Ros1943
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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Had lunch here with my sister, staff are great, friendly and polite. Food was fine, it seemed nice and fresh but there's nothing exciting happening on that menu. For such a busy little spot they could do so much more. Good coffee though

Thank Chrisgobg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Cafe, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spencer Street, Castlebar, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Castlebar
  • Phone Number: +353 94 928 6072

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