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The Ivy Cottage

Fisher Street, Doolin, Ireland
+353 85 864 3269
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (67 reviews)
“cakes” (29 reviews)
“salad” (29 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fisher Street, Doolin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed today

We only ate here once, but I wish it had been closer to us because their food was spectacular, very fresh, very tasty, just delicious & the desserts were equally as amazing. Definitely make this a lunch stop if you pass thru Doolin which is...More

Thank Laraine D
Reviewed 5 days ago

lovely food, lots of it, reasonably prices up to 6 oclock menu fish and chips 14 euro. lots of delicious cakes too.

1  Thank cmcoy
Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in Doolin for the weekend and my husband got sick for the entire stay. I ate most of my meals at the Ivy and all were delicious. I mentioned to the charming waitress that my husband wasnt well and she GAVE me ginger...More

2  Thank iloveitaly1212
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was on vacation in Doolin for a family wedding. I found Ivy Cottage to be the best resturant in Doolin. I went for lunch two days in a row. The service was fantastic, the atmosphere was great and the food was delicious. I had...More

1  Thank Robert Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely cafe! Quick friendly service and great fresh food! If you want to avoid the general pub food the ivy cottage has a different menu full of great choices

1  Thank Allison L
Frank D, Owner at The Ivy Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Nice review. Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ever just want to discover a cool local place, just off the beaten path, with your loved one. Well this is it. Hidden gem with great local cuisine and a cool relaxed vibe.

1  Thank jeffreyk198
Frank D, Owner at The Ivy Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. Your comments are much appreciated.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch which was fab, great food, lovely wine and Irish beer. So nice to eat outside on a sunny day in Doolin. It was so good we went back for dinner the same night but it was very busy and Frank...More

1  Thank Rosemarie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Adorable setting and decor, decent food and nice atmosphere even for a quick late lunch on a soggy day.

1  Thank Brien L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for a leisurely lunch after a cruise to Cliffs of Moher. As it was a lovely warm sunny day we ate outside on the beautiful patio listening to the babbling brook behind us. I had the open salmon sandwich which was a small...More

Thank 123Margaret4711
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had nice dinner at The Ivy Cottage in Doolin. Food was fresh and tasty, although menu somewhat limited. Step above usual pub fare. We ate outside in pleasant patio with nice view of bridge and stream that runs by the restaurant.

1  Thank msknopf
Frank D, Owner at The Ivy Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. Yes, you are correct, we do not have a large menu. All our food is freshly prepared on a daily basis.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fisher Street, Doolin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  The Burren  >  Doolin
  • Phone Number: +353 85 864 3269
  • E-mail
Set in beautiful surroundings The Ivy Cottage offers indoor or outdoor seating. Famous for our fresh fish and hand cut chips we also offer sweet and savoury snacks and a great range of deserts. We serve freshly ground coffee and have a great range of teas. Join us soon for a best of the best locally caught fish and local produce.
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