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Doolin Cafe

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Toomullin | Roadford, Doolin, Ireland
+353 65 707 4795
09:00 - 18:00
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Wed - Mon 09:00 - 18:00
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County Cork, Ireland
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place to eat.Lovely selection of salads with bruschetta or pizza slice.Well worth a visit & very hard to decide on what to eat with such a good choice.Also excellent choice of cakes with a big pot of tea for one.Pity it doesn't get a face lift on the outside as it isn't very welcoming but much nicer inside .So... More 

Thank Pottery1234
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a trip with husband, 20-year-old daughter, daughter's friend and friend's mother -- spent the morning on the Cliffs and were cold and hungry. Read about the Café in the Lonely Planet guide and LOVED IT! Doesn't look like much outside (small white building), but inside is charming, and the food was great. Amazing soup, delicious sandwiches, and oh the... More 

Thank Kimba58
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely couple of visits to Doolin Cafe last week. Scones with clotted cream and jam to die for. Great coffee. Friendly service. A lovely spot to take a break and just enjoy the food and drink

Thank AbbaDancingQueen
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Went here for lunch one day with my girlfriend while on vacation from Canada. We had cold salad with a savory pastry, then tea and scones for dessert. Everything was great, including the service!

Thank J D
Chandler, Arizona
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This was one of my wife and I's favorite meals. Fantastic price, great service and hospitality. The owner came over and talked with us and cheered us right up after we lost our passports haha. The whole meal from start to finish was great and we weren't sure when we drove up what we were going to get. We tried... More 

Thank brackleberry
County Limerick, Ireland
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Went here for a late breakfast on their last day of the season. Lovely menu with a good selection of gluten free and vegan options.

Thank James C
Island Pond, Vermont
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This was our first breakfast experience in Ireland, as we were headed north to Cliffs of Mohr and it wasn't open yet. We continued to Doolin for breakfast, and found this quait little café. One waitress with a pretty full complement of guests, but she handled it well and with a happy face. The bakery section is wonderful, and we... More 

Thank Susan M
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 October 2016

My husband went this place in the morning to pick up coffee. The lady was lovely and she accepted a card even though they don't accept cards for less than 10€. We really appreciated it since there's no atm in Doolin. We went back there for lunch. There was a different lady working. Our 4 year old boy was walking... More 

Thank Vicky R
Concord, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We wanted a light bite to eat on our trip to the Cliffs of Moher and my father-in-law has a friend who said "when you visit Doolin, Ireland you MUST eat at the Doolin Cafe!" We were impressed with the knowledge and courtesy of the wait staff when we asked questions about how certain menu offerings were prepared. The homemade... More 

Thank bilndeb
Middletown, New York
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I believe the cafe is open for breakfast and lunch in Sreptember. The sandwiches are fresh, and excellent with good selection including pizza. The cafe is cozy but not large although it does handle busses.

Thank joconnor691

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Toomullin | Roadford, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 65 707 4795
We at Doolin Café aim to provide fresh and healthy food options. We serve breakfast which is oven baked consists of the full irish, scramble eggs with a choice of sides, eggs benedict or florentine, gluten free pancakes and breakfast waffles. Our lunch options consists of homemade soups, fresh seasonal salads, savoury and sweet treats. We try to cater to all needs with a small selection of gluten-free, vegan and vegeterian. Everything is fresh and produced in house unless otherwise stated in which we then source locally.

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