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The Fig & Olive Cafe

Faxbridge, Clonakilty, Ireland
+353 23 882 1872
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“quiche” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Faxbridge, Clonakilty, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly the best caramel squares in the world! I live in San Francisco and love coming back to Ireland and enjoy trying these out. I don’t have a photo but trust me..go for the lovely big scones or caramel squares. Wish they shipped to the...More

Thank 237gulliverb
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Stopped off here with my wife for a coffee and stayed for some desert great staff good food well worth a stop also you can browse around the shops after .

Thank William2301
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Had a gorgeous breakfast here this morning, every one of us was 100% satisified. Mam (being a coeliac) was delighted with all the choice! From the beginning, they gave her options of gluten free bap, then crepes and then even gf cakes. Certainly something many...More

Thank Austinsadventures
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The food was great, it came out very fast. But the coffee was lacking. I got the full Irish. Best sausage I have had in a long time.

Thank Caleb B
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful coffee... gorgeous salads... fresh - homemade food- lovely cakes. Nice place to meet friends. Try the rice crispie square and the Belgian chocolate crepe. Quiches are goods s the ciabattas are good.

Thank Mollypink
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Went into The Fig and Olive Carrigaline to get a light Bite. On the board Scrambled egg and Toast 5 euro i asked did this include a tea to be told no so in total with a tea 7.20 euro. You would get a mini...More

Thank tammycorkireland
Reviewed 21 February 2018

This place is a godsend for those of us who have food allergies... The lady who looked after us was very knowledgable... I can't remember her name, but I remember that she is a Nutritionist... I have a severe Nut/Shellfish Allergy, and she never even...More

Thank DubTBITW
Reviewed 30 January 2018

A treat after the xmas rush, Mum and I decided to have tea and Bread and Butter Pudding (to share). It was the best we had ever tasted!! (even Mum who has made it frequently was impressed). Really looking forward to returning to taste it...More

Thank tinseltoes
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I had my lunch here last week. So disappointed as staff paid me no attention when I arrived and left me waiting although it was quiet and after lunchtime. I ordered a chickpea and feta roll with salad. However, the roll was tiny and the...More

Thank sgesge
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch here. Afterwards the desserts on offer were just too good to pass. The numbers of people eating is testament to the food quality!!

Thank Y4173JLmarya
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Faxbridge, Clonakilty, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Clonakilty
  • Phone Number: +353 23 882 1872
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