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The Blackberry Cafe

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Market Streeet | Koln, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Can highly recommend this lovely coffee shop! Have the Irish Italian sandwich or panini for a plate full of flavour, every mouthful different! Excellent friendly service.

Thank Annemarie H
Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in here for lunch with my parents while driving through. The food was tasty and the staff professional. Pretty good value for money as well.

Thank E6798PYjonathanc
Waterford, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good home cooked food in great setting, there was also excellent service! The blackberry is in a nice location, with a friendly atmosphere.

Thank Rosie M
kilkenny, ireland
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had scrambled eggs and bacon there recently rubbery eggs and pink sickly bacon. Was disappointed with it. Am a regular visitor there and love their soups and bread. They do great toasted sandwiches eventhough I think they are a bit pricey

Thank sweety1960
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

The Blackberry Cafe serves the best organic breakfast, lunches and baked goods. The sandwiches and soups are delicious. If in the area, stop by and enjoy, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Tanya T
Kildare, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Sitting here now enjoying breakfast. Lovely spot. Lovely food. Lovely staff. Enjoy. .....great selection .

1 Thank DandBC
Thomastown, Ireland
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

lovely home made food, good choices and very friendly staff. I felt like a local even though I was a visitor. well worth popping in to.

Thank elizabeth m
Kilkenny, Ireland
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

This is my favorite hideout, there is always a smile and a welcome. The coffee is great and the home baking is tempting , the sandwiches are made with locally baked bread and well filled , not to forget the homemade soup . This is where I arrange to meet all my friends .

Thank lifesecrets
Banbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

My partner and I stopped in Thomastown on our way to Gowran Park racecourse. We were made welcome as soon as we walked in. We both chose the scrambled eggs which came with bacon, sausage and toast or soda bread and a choice of tea or coffee. The food was well presented and tasty and I highly recommend the chutney... More 

Thank William W
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68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice basic lunch food. Worth a stop. Staff friendly. Good came out very quick. Just a soup and sandwich, nice on a cold winters day

Thank Nkthomason

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cafe, Soups, Irish
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Streeet | Koln, Thomastown, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Kilkenny  >  Kilkenny  >  Thomastown

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