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Sheila's Coffee and Cream

Heritage Centre, Ardara, Ireland
+353 74 953 7905
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (9 reviews)
“soup” (9 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Heritage Centre, Ardara, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must each time we come to stay ... the scones are absolutely the best we’ve ever tasted. The coffee is strong & rich and the staff are so friendly. In previous visits we’ve enjoyed home made quiche, fresh well-filled sandwiches and home...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit, delicious homemade food, best coffee I've had in a long time. Cosy surrondings and friendly staff visited every day and standard excellent each time.

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our most recent visit to Ardara we saw that Saturday evening dinner was available in Sheila's Coffee and Cream. This was a great experience. Staff had made a great effort to decorate the surroundings, the meal was delicious and we were looked after by...More

Thank margaridacallan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got to Sheila's at the tail end of their lunch period. It was still quite crowded. The place is a bit cramped and they've done their best to add charm but this is not a fancy place. It's a place for good food. We...More

Thank chicagotravelgirl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a cup of coffee and a cream pastry, both of which were excellent (it's hard to find good coffee in Ireland). Nice, cozy, historic space.

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I called into Shelia's Coffee & Cream planning on having the beef and Guinness stew which was delicious on my last visit. Alas it was sold out on this occasion as it's obviously a popular choice. There are a variety of other dishes to choose...More

Thank Florrieso
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Got some buns, scones and cookies to take away on the way back from the beach. Lady at the counter was very helpful and offered to wrap up anything that was on the menu when I asked about take away. Prices reflect the quality of...More

1  Thank audrey c
sheila s, Owner at Sheila's Coffee and Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for your review, hope to see you soon again. Sheila Sweeney

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A definite stop for food if you are in Ardara. The food is wholesome, fantastic quality and really good value. Very relaxed atmosphere, quick service and a menu for all tastes. Suitable for families.

Thank gillian d
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Best Seafood Chowder ever Tasted, accompanied by Top Quality Irish Farmhouse style Soda-Bread with Pumpkin and Sesame Seeds. All Delicious and Delightfull Staff too, especially Shiela. Kindest Regards Mike & Martina

Thank MikeP996
sheila s, Owner at Sheila's Coffee and Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks for the nice review it is really great when customers are satisfied with our service and food.I hope to see you soon again. Kind regards Sheila.

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We are regular visitors to Sheila's when we are on holidays in this region and we are addicted to the gorgeous home made bakes and breakfasts they serve here. The addition of a new pop up evening restaurant has been a revelation. Being able to...More

Thank Shiv_Krib
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31 August 2015|
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Response from sheila s | Property representative |
yes that should be no problem
18 March 2015|
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Response from sheila s | Property representative |
Yes we do allow dogs to stay in the porch where we have a table for customers with dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heritage Centre, Ardara, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Ardara
  • Phone Number: +353 74 953 7905
This is a family friendly restaurant that specialises in decadent homemade desserts and delicious Dinners, Everything is freshly made on the premises daily using locally sources ingredients.
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