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The R Cafe

3 Wolfe Tone Street, Clonakilty Co, Ireland
+353 23 882 1852
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Wolfe Tone Street, Clonakilty Co, Ireland
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Great coffee and freshly baked pastries, popular with locals and tourists alike. Just the place for breakfast or a quick (or longer) coffee break. Invariably friendly and cheerful service.

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

After running parkrun we have gone here to have brunch. It has been a really nice choice! We have had 2 expresso and some things to eat! The prices are good and the waiter too.

Thank Moruguita
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I tried the selection of west Cork pudding with poached eggs, really tasty. Good location with handy on street parking. Staff very friendly.

Thank PugWx
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Start the day off here for either a coffee or lunch, we ended up coming here instead of the hotel we were staying at for breakfast. Friendly staff and fresh food, a winning combination!

Thank Jonfrmr
Reviewed 6 June 2018

the quality of the breakfast is impeccable, can see its cooked fresh. the place is always packed!!! Large variety of interesting lunch items too.

Thank anna k
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I had lunch here today and I must say it was the best gluten free pizza I've ever had. The food is beautiful and fresh and very nicely presented.

Thank Lorr87
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Called in here twice for afternoon tea and a scone, the staff are very pleasant and the scones are brilliant

Thank Gill B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

While the wine list is OK, the tapas menu, though it sounds grand, is terrible. We had some lamb skewers which were cremated and dried out like sawdust, underseasoned hummus (actually, if I didn't know it was hummus, I'd be wondering what I had). There...More

Thank Rosie Z
richysrestaurant, Manager at The R Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Dear Rosie Z, we are shocked to read your comments of your experience here at Richy restaurant. Our Lamb koftas are homemade with garlic, coriander, cumin seeds, chili, salt and pepper. Our Hummus is also homemade with Chickpeas, tahini, lemon, garlic and paprika. Richy takes...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Went there for a late lunch, so we were hungry and expecting some decent fare. The portions were measly considering what you're paying. Burgers were decidedly average to say the least.

Thank JacqueM24
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Staying just outside Clonakility for a few days called in twice for breakfast, good service good menu most important very good food,price ok.

Thank jjdealtry43
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Wolfe Tone Street, Clonakilty Co, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Clonakilty
  • Phone Number: +353 23 882 1852
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"From Breakfast at 9 am with eggs Benedict,Omelette or Pancakes, homemade Scones(coeliac friendly, fruit or plain)to Lunch from 12 pm.
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