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Caffe Formenti - CLOSED

20 Dublin Street, Carlow, Ireland
+353 59 914 0533
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
4 May 2015
“Okay but disappointed overall”
17 Mar 2015
“Cafe Formenti doesn't exist anymore”
Restaurant Hours Closed
20 Dublin Street, Carlow, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

Reviews for this place were very good so I was expecting delicious food - it was only ok, nothing out of the ordinary and staff member forgot half our order despite the place not being busy. Got a sense the chef/manager behind the scenes was...More

Thank NicNiB
Reviewed 18 March 2015

This establishment doesn't exidt anymore so it makes no sense to write a review about it. Pity really

1  Thank Bianka M
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Lovely warm atmosphere and friendly owners. Excellent morning coffee and treats well worth a visit. Just. The place to meet friends in Carlow close by parking as well

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Nice viratiy of good food and it all health due to the cheif being diabetic & winner of best scone in Ireland 2012

1  Thank Louise N
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

I've been meaning to write up this review for quite a while.. this place is wonderful.. and it's wonderful for many reasons! 1. The chef and everyone working there have an unusual work ethos. It's not a money grabbing place. It's homely. It's special. The...More

1  Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 27 May 2014

The food here is just brilliant and the staff and service excellent! I've had a few different dishes here but I always like to try their specials. They're always fab!

1  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 24 May 2014

We met with a friend, this morning, in Caffe Formenti. We were the first in...I think...and received a very warm and friendly welcome from Richie, the owner and chef, and the lady who served us. We had seen this cafe recommended on TripAdvisor and decided...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Richie prepared a wonderful fish dinner of Dory, Hake, Salmon, Mussels, Prawn and Scallop in a light red pepper juice accompanied by very fresh vegetables. Wild mushroom lasagna for starters was also very good. Only two other diners were in tonight, so Richie had time...More

Thank Tommarsh123
Reviewed 15 May 2014

Caffe Formenti is a treasure to anyone who appreciates truly good food. The daily specials never fail to delight, generous portions of sumptuous food made with care and served with pride. Simply put, Formenti is definitely worth a trip. Or three.

Thank Sinead M
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I`m an occasional diner in Cafe Formenti. It`s much more than a "Cafe" - their food is freshly prepared, good portions and reasonably priced. The regular patrons prove the test of time and reliability. Repeat business is the key for any food business and Formenti...More

Thank droileen
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Dublin Street, Carlow, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Carlow  >  Carlow
  • Phone Number: +353 59 914 0533
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