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De Barra's Cafe

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New Street | Wolfe Tone Square, Bantry, Ireland
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Durrus, Ireland
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33 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Came in for coffe and scone,took ages to get served and was asked to move onto another table,why? Not sure really as I was at a small table anyway,another customer told me it hapoened to him too. Coffee bit weak and not offered a refill,when i paid not eye contact or a thank you from staff

Thank GloriaOS
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here and just had a main course of southern fried chicken, it was exactly what it said it would be, the only thing I did not like was the pool of gravy on the plate (maybe customers should be asked if they want the sauce served on the side) which made the chips soggy but as I said... More 

Thank GeGa
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee, delicious desserts, clean, fairly priced, welcoming and friendly staff, a nice atmosphere

Thank Jennie D
Galway, Ireland
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel we were staying in was remodeling their kitchen, so we were given €10 vouchers for this cafe, for breakfast. We both ordered their regular breakfast, which came with sausages, rashers, beans, black and white pudding, a fried egg, toast and orange juice. It was all good quality and well cooked. I also ordered a mug of tea but... More 

Thank PinkRodery
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

It was raining in Bantry so we stopped for a coffee at this cafe. Really nice cup of coffee, highly recommended.

Thank Mark L
County Cork, Ireland
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57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

This is a very homely restaurant, nice food at an affordable price, no frills. Great staff and service also do evening meals.

Thank John O
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

It is a family run business. I love it. They have homemade food that tastes delious!! They do breakfast, lunch and dinner. They also have a wide range of nice treats. They do brownies, scones, sausage rolls, cake and much much more!

Thank elainemO6066PV
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

My Husband & I ate in this Restaurant, De Barra's, last week. It was shocking. The condiment holders were "FILTHY" as was the toilet. Handwash filled with water. an over rusted bin, a grubby towel thrown on a board that wason the floor. As for the toilet bowl, beyond description it was just gross, it was so FILTHY. I had... More 

Thank Ann S
Killarney, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

I dined on the street and had fresh mackerel and potatoes and veg, the food was delicious and cooked to perfection, the service was great from the 3 waitresses I interacted with.

Thank patrick c
Kilcullen, Ireland
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

The staff at this cafe are lovely and helpful the coffee is the best in bantry and the carrot cake and the brownies are very good

Thank grainne d

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Street | Wolfe Tone Square, Bantry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: 027-51924

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