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Dan's Stonewall Cafe

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Carlingford, Ireland
09:00 - 18:00
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stoped in for a coffee; staff where so friendly and nice. Ended up having 2 more coffee's each & buns... Lovely place

Thank schoonerbabe
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a delightful cafe. Gorgeous toasted sandwiches and an abundance of tea. Very friendly owner Dan and staff. Well worth a visit

Thank Anne-Marie L
Dublin, Ireland
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stale scone reheated to point where it just crumbled when cut. Coffee from a nespresso style machine

Thank LCD186605
Newry, Northern Ireland
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Dropped in on Sunday for a coffee and get the children a hot chocolate each. Service was quick, efficient and friendly. Plenty of room and a warm atmosphere. Recommended.

Thank Loughorne
Cavan, Ireland
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114 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Nice warm friendly welcome from the man working here. Other staff aren't overly friendly. Good selection of breakfasts and lunches and lovely coffee to stay or to go.

Thank RoMcD2014
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

On a recent visit to Ireland, we had the pleasure of stopping at Dan's Cafe in Carlingford. By far, the best service, best specialty coffees, & best scones all trip! Wonderful cappuccino & lattes. Out of this world scones (try the raspberry, white chocolate). Wonderful, attentive service. A "not-to-be-missed" in a beautiful Irish village.

1 Thank 1rover1
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I have been going to Dan's for our breakfast almost every week for the last couple of years. We've always enjoyed all aspects from the meal to the service without complaint. Unfortunately the last two visits have been very disappointing. They must have changed suppliers cause the bacon is no other word for it horrible . The... More 

2 Thank James H
Leitrim, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

on visit to cooley peninsula visited carlingford beautiful town! Stopped in Dans for coffee. What a place! beautiful fresh scones and lashings of fresh coffee .Friendly host and full of customers. Wish i had had time for a return visit but was only in the area for a couple of days.

Thank MariaO211937
Columbia, Maryland
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly local cafe with a warm staff. Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. Try the Brie, Grape and Cranberry sandwaich. Unusual and tasty.

Thank SwanPointer
Province of Malaga, Spain
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Nice wee spot and good value , Not like some places in the village. Food was ok and the first coffee was nice . I dont understand topping up your coffee from a flask when its a bean to cup coffee you get at the start. Most customers seemed to like it though

Thank josebanus21

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Irish, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
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
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carlingford, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Louth  >  Cooley Peninsula  >  Carlingford
  • Phone Number: 00353429383797

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