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Avoca Cafe

Moll's Gap | Ring of Kerry, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 1 274 6900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Moll's Gap | Ring of Kerry, Kenmare, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were staying with friends about a half-hour from the Avoca, they had been saying that we should call in. To say that we were amazed was probably an understatement. The food was outstanding, the service was friendly and the views extraordinary. The only place...More

Thank Roland W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good place to stop for lunch or tea/coffee and dessert. It's a small space upstairs with beautiful views. The tables are very tight and since buses stop at Avoca it can get a bit too crowded. Good place to shop downstairs for folks at...More

Thank LR B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by here on Sunday on way to Kenmare for lunch. Beautiful food, we both had open brown bread sandwich, great variety of salads. Deserts amazing & really spoilt for choice. We were served by Mary & Hannah, two very pleasant ladies, doing a great...More

Thank Philisity
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited here on Saturday amazing food ,very busy with busses but the staff work very efficiently and are very friendly and so helpful the lady on the till got me a high chair and brought down my food to the table which was so nice...More

Thank Olivia M
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stopped here on trip to kenmare .nice shop but expensive .decided to have tea n scones in cafe .Paid € 11 10 for tea n scones for two crazy .Scones were only average .woman on till wasn't very friendly .lovely views from cafe

Thank nathannderek
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We called in here for lunch on our Ring of Kerry drive. The restaurant boasts fabulous views over the surrounding area. They offer a children's special for €5.95. a choice of either spaghetti bolognaise, soup or sausage roll, with an enormous cookie and an innocent...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Some friends and I visited Avoca, Moll's Gap recently and could not recommend it highly enough. It is a beautiful restaurant in a breath-taking location. The staff were very friendly, efficient and so helpful, they were all very knowledgeable about the various dishes they have,...More

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went for a stop off here on Monday 7 th . It was extremely busy with large bus groups and a great busy vibe in the cafe . The decor is classic and fresh and the views are simply stunning . We had coffee...More

Thank businessdee
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I visited the Avoca Cafe this afternoon. I had tea and a scone, butter and raspberry jam which cost €5.55 and it was not worth it. The scone was just acceptable though I must add that the raspberry jam was delicious. The cafe was cold...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Stopped by here on a few occasions while travelling between Kenmare and Killarney. We didn't eat in during this holiday in Kerry, however we got takeaway coffee as well as their yummy oatmeal cookies, salads and quiche. Food is very expensive here, but it is...More

2  Thank IrelandMeath
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Response from patrick l | Reviewed this property |
Not the first place i would visit for a disabled situation.The whole situation as in very little space directly outdside and most will park across the road from the cafe.The stairs are steep.Tight enough inside for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 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
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moll's Gap | Ring of Kerry, Kenmare, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Kenmare
  • Phone Number: +353 1 274 6900
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