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48 North Street | Skibbereen, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 86 661 6662
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
“french toast” (2 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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48 North Street | Skibbereen, Skibbereen, Ireland
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Reviews (58)
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2017

It's a nice place to relax and have some coffee and a bite. We came here for lunch and the place was quite full. The staff was very nice and warned us for a half an hour waiting time, but we got served quickly. The...More

Thank Hanne U
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for an early lunch and wasn't disappointed. Excellent value,the doorstep breakfast sandwich I had was amazing and service was quick and pleasant.

Thank JohnK9874
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Wonderful little spot where we had breakfast. Menu is surprisingly varied, yet still includes the traditional Irish breakfast fare. Eggs Benedict's was wonderful.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We went here for breakfast as we drive through the town, and we're pleasantly surprised at the quality of food. My porridge was delicious and my husbands eggs benedict was also fantastic. Coffees were pretty average but all in all it was a great experience,...More

Thank amywil85
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Although welcoming, we were first concerned by the terrapins in the small tank. However we sat down and were served by a lovely waitress. Our food arrived fairly quickly but we were surprised by the absence of any fruit. Berries and banana were desirable considering...More

Thank esmedunne
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic value! Full Irish with all the trimmings for only 6 Euro. Food very good quality. Staff very friendly & accommodating. Simplistic decoration on the interior. Everything you would expect & want from a cafe.

Thank Car N
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Despite an expensive Gaggia machine and what one is lead to believe are Lavazza beans my latte was terrible. Bottom line is that the staff need to go to a barista course. They were out of some menu options because they were busy the day...More

1  Thank Gerard F
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Friendly staff, good service, inexpensive meals, comfortable seating and plenty of space for a baby stroller.

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Coffee cup dirty and a hair in my son's cake. Completely unaccaeptable - closing offence. Won't be back.

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Good, homemade cakes and scones and a hearty pot of tea. English crumpets when supplies allow. Friendly and welcoming staff/owners. And fine Halloween decorations.

Thank Duffyx4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 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 - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 North Street | Skibbereen, Skibbereen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Skibbereen
  • Phone Number: +353 86 661 6662
  • E-mail
Friendly family cafe. Homemade cakes, freshly ground coffee from only €1.00 Euro. Full Irish breakfast served all day. Selection of different breakfasts, including French toast, poached and scrambled eggs and crepes. Freshly made to order thick cut sandwiches, toasties, paninis, baguettes. Homemade soups, and special of the day. Evening meals prepared for holiday makers. Outside catering and special occasion cakes available.
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