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The Lemon Leaf Cafe

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70 Main Street | Co Cork, Kinsale, Ireland
+353 21 470 9792
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08:30 - 17:00
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped a local and asked for a good recommendation for lunch and followed her advice. So pleased we did. We had a short wait until a table could be found as this was a busy Saturday lunchtime. After less than 5 minutes, a friendly waitress seated us. We ordered our lunch, a selection of soup, sandwiches and burger. All... More 

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Thank 58dr
Leeds, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had breakfast here after a long St Patrick's day the day before and it was just what the doctor ordered. Really fresh ingredients nicely cooked, crispy bacon was fantastic.

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Thank markc2812
t k, Owner at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks Mark, glad you enjoyed your breakfast! Come again! More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

❤️❤️❤️💕🇮🇪👍🏻👌💁🏼 love it here! The traditional breakfast is my favorite way to go! You get coffee or tea included with orange juice! Staying here in Kinsale for a week and this is our second time. They are great with kids (we have a 3 year old and almost 2year old). The servers are super wonderful and accommodating and we've booked... More 

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Thank Jesher Gene L
t k, Owner at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you Jesher! Glad you enjoyed! See you on Sunday! More 

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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch with our two children (12&10). There is a nice menu and the food was very tasty. The menu is very limited for children and even the plainest order ( chicken sandwich) was just a bit too "fancy" for our lads. My wrap was delicious and my wife's salmon on sea weed bread was both beautifully presented and... More 

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Thank Lorcán Ó
t k, Owner at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Lorcan. Thank you for commenting. We do offer a children's menu that may have been more suitable to their taste. Apologies that your server did not provide them to you. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Kinsale. More 

Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in here one cold December Saturday for a late lunch. Had a toasted sandwich and salad. Good food, good service, nice atmosphere, friendly staff. Quirky and cool...

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County Tipperary, Ireland
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

A lovely bright restaurant which is a little deceiving re size! It looks small from the outside but expands back once inside and even has an area out the back which would be lovely in nice weather. We had lovely tea (with fresh lemon in my case) and some lovely home made cakes, which were really good.

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Thank leavy2015
t k, Owner at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Leavy2015 More 

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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I had an all day breakfast in the cafe and I think the food is definitely above average! I like the eggs because the chef got them really right- half cooked and half uncooked. The toast and the jam also surprise me! Other things are fine too - but I think the bacon could have been better. The environment is... More 

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Thank lwtmay
t k, Owner at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you lwtmay for the review. Come again! More 

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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Went for brunch on a Saturday morning with girlfriends. Poor service, cold in the restaurant we all left our jackets on. Food nice enough had the full Irish, had to ask for toast mushrooms cold otherwise sausage bacon & eggs were nice!

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Dublin, Ireland
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147 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I recently ate here , I really liked it there was a lovely bustling atmosphere we were seated straight away I'd advise to get in early at the weekend it's a busy spot . Menu offered a great variety of healthy choices along with sweet treats ,looking forward to going back 😃

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Thank JazzK32
t k, Owner at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for the review JazzK32. Hope to see you again. More 

Eridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place, light and airy and relaxed, with the most delicious banoffee pie we've ever tasted 👍

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Thank travelswithmyrigger
t k, Manager at The Lemon Leaf Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$27
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe, European, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 17:00
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Main Street | Co Cork, Kinsale, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Kinsale
  • Phone Number: +353 21 470 9792
Description
The Lemon Leaf Cafe is based in the heart of Kinsale Co. Cork. We offer the best coffee, breakfast, lunch and desserts in the county. Light, airy and friendly cafe specialising in selected cakes and gluten free items on the menu.

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