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The Blackberry Cafe

Blackberry Cottage Leenane, Galway, Ireland
+353 95 42240
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (6 reviews)
“fish stew” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Irish
$$ - $$$
Blackberry Cottage Leenane, Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We came upon this restaurant on our journey back from visiting an island. We didn't have a reservation but popped to a nearby pub for 45minutes waiting for a table to become available. It's a small restaurant which is very popular having second covers on...More

Thank magsHertfordshire
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Road trip from Galway to Sligo up through the mountains with our two boys. We had booked a cruise for Killary Harbour so wanted to go for lunch first and what a lunch we had! Stopped off in Leenane to both looks for somewhere to...More

Thank Emma F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

we wanted to eat seafood ! we found it. We also tested the Irish stew, warm you up! the calamari were really delicious, the crab salad a bit expensive but big portion and extra fresh... our girl as usual took a burger which was delicious...More

Thank wattz
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Found this lovely little place on Trip Advisor after a long, wet cold walk a few miles away. Six of us enjoyed the most delicious calamari I have ever tasted (and I spend a lot of time in Greece!) and buckets of mussels with homemade...More

Thank Annie123Sutcliffe
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Very small, but did not feel crowded. The food was spectacular! Had the calamari special and it was the best calamari I've ever had. Perfectly cooked and the chili mayo that came with it was great.

Thank cheesehead07
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We love this cafe and go every year when we visit, however its menu has remained unaltered for over 4 years and although good, it could use an update! The scallops are mouthwateringly good every time and the mussels couldn't be fresher but this is...More

Thank Vivien M
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Out for a drive taking in the beautiful scenery we decided to stop in Lenane for something to eat and weren't disappointed. The Blackberry Cafe is just lovely and the service was friendly and efficient. The mussels were amazing as was the cod and chips...More

Thank Carmil2013
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Absolutely the best fried calamari I've ever had.lightly battered and fried, sweet and tender. Hands-on attention by owner. Cash only.

Thank dickda8023
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Have visited this excellent restaurant many times over the years and was never disappointed. An excellent chef who knows his food well.The fish is always perfectly cooked as are all his dishes.A little gem.

Thank modjod
Reviewed 2 May 2015

My daughter and I had lunch in the Blackberry cafe and Restaurant. There was plenty to choose from on the menu. We opted for cod gluons and fish cakes which both came with side salad with a delicious honey dressing and fries in a side...More

Thank Ammieb52
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Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blackberry Cottage Leenane, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 95 42240
Tel: 095 422 40
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