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Address: | An Ghráig, Ballyferriter, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 66 915 6214

Welcome to Tig Áine - Café, Restaurant, Gallery on The Wild Atlantic Way...

Welcome to Tig Áine - Café, Restaurant, Gallery on The Wild Atlantic Way and Slea Head Drive boasting the most spectacular panoramic view in County Kerry. We use top quality local produce, bake our own brown bread, scones and cake and utilise the fantastic fish and fresh meats from our doorstep. Our hens supply eggs for the kitchen and the goat, ducks and geese entertain our younger customers. We offer Murphy's Ice Cream, triple certified coffee and Barry's tea, which suits our well water, as well as a range of herbal teas. We are delighted to support Corca Dhuibhne ag caint.

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Refreshing and welcoming

What a joy to relax here after some brisk walking on the DIngle peninsula. Coffee, hot chocolate, soup, sandwiches and cakes. All freshly made, and all appropriately hot or... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2015
Caitlin M
Polperro, United Kingdom
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Waterford, Ireland
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

We ate here a couple of times on a summer break. The setting is wonderful and on a nice day there are a few tables outside to avail of. We had the Annascaul black & white pudding dish everytime with some sort of potato bread which had a lovely name but I've forgotten it. Service can be a bit slow... More 

Thank 13Josephine
County Limerick, Ireland
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5 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Me and my husband were so happy we came across this little cafe/restaurant. The views are so beautiful, the kids can feed the goats/chickens, the foods is so healthy and tasty and the staff, especially Aine herself are very welcoming. Would highly recommend a visit. Child friendly.

Thank kennedymary599
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

We ate here on a local recommendation. The food was excellent and good value. The staff were helpful,and friendly at the end of a busy afternoon. We were part of a group of nine on the first occasion and had a main course. So impressed were we that we returned the next day and were warmly welcomed. My husband has... More 

1 Thank Angela D
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stopped off on a rainy Thursday and cheered ourselves up with delicious Rhubarb tart and chocolate brownies. Lovely people and the welcome was warm. When the skies cleared, the view was magnificent. Lovely place to spend an hour and the fact that Murphy's ice-cream is served is an added bonus.

Thank DublinEyespy
Naas, Ireland
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This read well so we dropped in for lunch on a wet day. We found the waitress a tad cold and unwelcoming. The food was fine, as in ok. We were rather disappointed really. We didn't bother waiting to have dessert or coffee. There was no atmosphere at all. I'd give it a miss.

Thank holmagic
Washington, DC
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Last summer, I had two lovely lunches here on the road between Slea Head and Ballyferriter. The food is all locally sourced, fresh, and perfectly prepared. The windows look out on the Irish coastline, and there are books that line the walls, many on the local history and language. This is a great place to stop after a visit to... More 

Thank kateb1111
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We had a very ordinary meal here. 2 bowls of chowder, two bowls of plain pasta for our kids, some ice cream and some cake. Looking at the bill later we were charged €16 for two cups of ice cream, which we had ordered as 'small' (€4 each according to the menu) and some other prices were charged higher than... More 

Thank razzamataz16
Áine U, Owner at Tig Aine, responded to this review

It seems you were charged twice for your ice cream, if you can send us your bill we will refund this. More 

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34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

We stopped at Tig Aine's for some light refreshements. I had a coffee and my wife had pancakes and coffee. My wife asked the waitress for pancakes, was asked in return what toppings and after some back and forth agreed on blueberries, banana and icecream. Two pancakes duly arrived along with about half a banana, some blueberries and two small... More 

1 Thank LiamSpringwell
Polperro, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 383 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015

What a joy to relax here after some brisk walking on the DIngle peninsula. Coffee, hot chocolate, soup, sandwiches and cakes. All freshly made, and all appropriately hot or cool! Splendid views over the sea to the 3 Sisters and Ballyferriter, all in nice surroundings - built using sustainable technology. Food is locally sourced wherever possible. Recommended. Next time I... More 

5 Thank Caitlin M
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped for lunch heading around Slea Head. Had the seafood special of the day. Simple tasty food at a reasonable price. Fantastic location overlooking the sea waiting for whales to show themselves.

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