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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)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Wolfe Tone Street, Clonakilty Co, Ireland
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

Having not been to Ritchies for years, my Son invited me to breakfast there. Nice clean warm cafe on a cold , wet and windy morning. I ordered an omelette, with filling of choice. It was truly delicious. Worth a second visit, went on my...More

1  Thank Marie H
Dee B, Manager at The R Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2015

Many thanks for your review on R Cafe and we are delighted your son choose to bring you in for breakfast and that our omelet has become a favorite of your . We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

I have eaten here twice & was not impressed on either occasion. First time, my friend and I were waiting 40 mins to order and another 40 for our toasted specials! Unacceptable! And it wasn't even busy... The second visit although not quiet as bad,...More

Thank Joanne W
Dee B, Manager at The R Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2015

Many Thanks for taking the time to review us here at R Cafe. As the manager I cannot apologize enough for the experience you detail here nor can I understand what would have caused such a delay on the day your visited? That is definitely...More

Reviewed 18 December 2014

2nd visit,extremely disappointing.Disgusting veggieburger not fit for my dogs.Absolutely tasteless and appalling presentation.The chips were excellent though.The ice cream was mediocre to say the least and the berry sauce was completely devoid of any flavour whatsoever! Donella Sabatini-Corleone.

Thank Bugweed
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Sunny morning. Place at the window. Towns people drifting by on their business. Friendly vibe. People sitting chatting, reading papers, low hum of good tunes. Order breakfast. Clean fry arrives. Rashers gorgeous. Tasty sausage. Soft egg. Tomato and potato fried. Mushrooms oozing flavour. Friendly waitress...More

1  Thank Brendan M
Dee B, Manager at The R Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2015

Thank you for your review and for painting the wonderful atmosphere here at Richys so vividly . Look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 29 August 2014

Both adults and kids loved the food here. Very relaxed atmosphere and the Mauritian curry was just gorgeous. Plenty of food for the money!!

1  Thank Felicity R
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Right next door to Richey's, we ate twice in R Cafe. Same great food and people with a more upscale evening atmosphere. Terrific!

1  Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 22 July 2014

I had heard good things about the adjoining restaurant, but this cafe was extremely disappointing. The whole place seemed very disorganised, and the waitress only managed to bring half my breakfast. When I pointed this out, she then went to correct it, but then completely...More

Thank AirGuitarist
Reviewed 27 June 2014 via mobile

Received a tasty enough lunch, portion size more like kid size! Had to wipe the table myself!! Place is bright and inviting but is quite shabby, torn and grubby couch, crumbs on the floor! The waitress' attitude was terrible especially as she saw me wipe...More

1  Thank td84
Reviewed 27 June 2014

This is a cafe attached to a restaurant in the town centre. Really friendly service and a nice sounding menu. I had fish and chips which was very tasty and fresh but my wife's seafood platter was just ok and undercooked in bits. This is...More

1  Thank DominikL694
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Passing through town at coffee time we spotted this brightly colored cafe. Public parking just half a block away. The latte was one of the best I have had in Ireland. Lovely choice of sweets that were all baked in house. Felt the young lady...More

1  Thank Micki B
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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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