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The Curlew Cafe and Crafts

Milford Rd | Ranny, Kerrykeel BRK-14-LQ9, Ireland
+353 74 915 0998
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (18 reviews)
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All hours
Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Milford Rd | Ranny, Kerrykeel BRK-14-LQ9, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a delightful little restaurant. The food was so fresh and tasty and organic. Fish caught that morning. Home grown salads. Friendly service. It's a converted house and it is so quaint. There are various arts and crafts for sale and the views of Mulroy...More

Thank MicheleOS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my wife plus 3 kids are here a year ago...and was so good we came back... staff & owner were super friendly and the lobster salad and BLT were amazing plus very reasonable... sat outside in the sunshine of the garden and had...More

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although Google maps seems to think thjs place is on the left as you drive into Kerrykeel from Milford, it is easily spotted on the right. And well worth a lunchtime visit. A wide selection of paninis, soup, sandwiches and salads, but the star attraction...More

Thank garethrice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing find. So good we returned twice in a week with 2 different groups of friends. the 2 hour round trip each time was worth every second! Our light lunch turned into a fabulous 3 course meal with wine, simply due to the...More

1  Thank JKlondon09
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Great lunch, fresh seafood chowder, mackerel pate and lobster salad washed down with good Sauvignon. Blanc. Delicious desserts. Well worth a visit

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We visited as a family for lunch, with 3 young children, the food was very good and at a decent price, in a lovely quaint atmosphere. Staff were very friendly and polite..... very good service. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Toby6859
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Caught in the morning... on your plate at lunch time. Delicious seafood and must-visit on Fanad. A cosy and warm atmosphere with lovely hosts.

Thank siejoepuntnl
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Ate with a group of friends. They ran out of bread that day (we ate at 3pm) so all our dishes were served with just half a slice of bread. When asked for the bill we didn't receive on just told the amount! Very strange....More

2  Thank Dawnywawny
NualabKerrykeel, Owner at The Curlew Cafe and Crafts, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

I can only apologize again for not having baked sufficient wheaten yesterday morning, Its is so difficult to judge when you want everything to be fresh but you hate throwing surplus away and I got it so wrong as we were incredibly busy yesterday and...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The Curlew is well worth a visit! There is always a warm welcome by the owner and the food is lovely! They catch their own lobster and crab so you can't get much fresher; the lobster salad is a work of art! The rhubarb deserts,...More

2  Thank Laura H
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We love it here. Nuala the owner is always welcoming and a little eccentric. The food is amazing with freshly caught lobster and crab from the bay as fresh as they come and all the salad home grown, even the honey is from the garden....More

1  Thank Fergus R
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18 January 2015|
Response from NualabKerrykeel | Property representative |
hi there, No The Curlew is seasonal and will not reopen until April 1st. As You probably know we catch our own lobster and crabs and they can be a hard to catch this time of the year so we take ourselves off and eat other... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milford Rd | Ranny, Kerrykeel BRK-14-LQ9, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Kerrykeel
  • Phone Number: +353 74 915 0998
Open 6 days a week; closed on Tuesdays.
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