Top Choice Cafe in Bantry


This bright and lively wholefood shop and cafe serves tinglingly fresh salads, sandwiches and soups, and lunch specials such as falafel platter with hummus and tahini. Great coffee and cakes too.
Cafe in Cork City

Idaho Café

It looks like a traditional old caff from the outside, but you'll find all sorts of creative takes on Irish standards here, from black pudding and bacon baps to smoked fish pie. The tea selection includes lots of he…
Cafe in Schull

Newman's West

This sailor-filled wine bar (with many good choices by the glass) and art gallery serves soups, salads and enormous chunky sandwiches filled with local cheese and salami. Daily specials might include Bantry Bay muss…
Deli in Cork City

On the Pig's Back

This famous deli stall in the English Market groans beneath serried ranks of French and Irish cheeses, charcuterie, homemade pâtés and pastries.
Cafe in Youghal

Sage Cafe

Everything at this luscious little cafe is homemade: lentil and nut loaf, quiche, cakes and more. Vegetarians in particular will be in heaven.
Cafe in Sheep’s Head Peninsula

Heron Gallery, Cafe & Gardens

Filled with colourful works of art and cute gifts, the Heron Gallery, Cafe & Gardens is a charming place to pause; cakes are served year-round, from around April to October its wholesome menu (falafel, caramelis…
Cafe in Cork City

Cork Coffee Roasters

In this foodiest of foodie towns it's not surprising to find a cafe run by artisan coffee roasters. The brew on offer in this cute and often crowded corner is some of the best in Ireland, guaranteed to jump-start yo…
Cafe in Cork City


The quintessential Cork espresso bar, Filter is a carefully curated shrine to coffee nerdery, from the rough-and-ready retro decor to the highly knowledgeable baristas serving up expertly brewed shots made with sing…
Cafe in Kinsale

Poet's Corner

A cheerful cafe and book exchange, serving great cakes and coffee as well as huge toasted sandwiches.
Cafe in Sheep’s Head Peninsula

Bernie's Cupán Tae

The road along the Sheep's Head Peninsula ends at a car park with a tiny tea room, famous for its scones and salmon sandwiches.