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The Diamond Rocks Cafe

West End, Kilkee, Ireland
+353 86 372 1063
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (44 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
“pollock” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Irish, Seafood, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
West End, Kilkee, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 364 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for lauch, following a tip of a travel blog. It was a very good experience. The location is amazing, with windows in front of the beach! The food delicious (we suggest to try the crab sandwich with apple). The owner of the...More

2  Thank zgreta90
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi girls, We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us here at the Diamond Rocks. Thank you for your lovely review, our crab sandwich is very popular. I'm sure you will love Dingle and we hope that you enjoy the rest of your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had not been back to Kilkee for quite a while and first destination just had to be breakfast at The Diamond Rocks Cafe. It has become an institution/national treasure. We were greeted by Margaret's lovely smile and a big welcome (as usual!). Margaret serves the...More

2  Thank Mul and Ross B
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mul and Ross, It was so nice to see you again and we are delighted that you enjoyed your return visit to the Diamond Rocks for breakfast. Thank you both so much for giving us such a great review. Hopefully we will see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the food here and look forward to going here every year. The view is beautiful of the sea from your chair. It is always busy . The food is delicious . The staff could be a little friendlier however.More

1  Thank foodcritique2222762
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great review of the Diamond Rocks Café. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit here with us and we look forward to seeing you back again soon. Please say hi next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Diamond Rocks Cafe, everything good you read about it is true. The only off-putting thing is nothing to do with food, service, management or staff; sometimes the customers are so noisy! Parents talk at the top of their voices, sometimes having conversations...More

1  Thank 320bk58
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review! We are delighted that you enjoy your visits with us and we hope you keep coming back! Please introduce yourselves next time you are in. Kind regards, Margaret

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our last day we returned to the cafe to have lunch. You can't get a better view over the water and after a breezy walk along the beach it was just what we needed...a warm haven with good food and friendly service.More

1  Thank Carolyn W
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Carolyn W, Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review for the Diamond Rocks Cafe. We are glad that you enjoyed your visits with us and we hope to see you back again. Hopefully, you had a pleasant trip home!...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We stopped off at this cafe whilst on holiday it has excellent coffee, but we did not eat, as we had eaten breakfast earlier, also the wi-fi is very good and free.

2  Thank mikelidd
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you back again. Kind regards, Margaret

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Chowder was just what we needed after a walk on the cliffs. The weather and the sea were wild and we just got a table by the window. Food was delicious. Plenty to choose from and for the kiddies. Good value. Busy spot but will...More

2  Thank IrishNicky
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Dear IrishNicky, Thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe. We are so glad that you enjoyed your food and time with us here and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Please introduce yourselves next time you are in....More

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Ate lunch here on New Year's Eve. Good lunch menu, with nice sandwiches, teas, coffees and cakes. The cafe was busy but the service was very quick considering this. There is a nice walk beside the cafe, which is good for a stroll on a...More

3  Thank ElaineK178
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Hi ElaineK178, Thanks for taking the time to give the Diamond Rocks Cafe such a great review. We are glad that you enjoyed your lunch with us and we hope to see you again;. Please say hi next time. Kind regards, Margaret

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here to grab a bite to eat before walking the cliff walk. He had fish and chips and I had lasagne. They were both just okay. I wouldn’t need to go back again. Staff was friendly. Service was a little...More

1  Thank Krystal D
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Krystal D, Really sorry to read about your disappointing visit with us here at the cafe. I wish you had brought it our attention while you were here and we would have gladly sorted something out for you. Yours sincerely, Margaret

Reviewed 16 October 2017

The food is lovely, so is the atmosphere, it always puts you in a good mood and the artwork is lovely to look at too.More

2  Thank Clare K
Margaret H, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Clare K, It's lovely to read your positive review of the cafe and we are so happy that you enjoy your visits here with us. We look forward to seeing you back again and please say hi next time you are in. Best regards,...More

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dedathediva
12 July 2016|
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Response from Margaret H | Property representative |
Hi, we have gluten free toasted sandwiches, chips, soup, snickers cheesecake, pavlova and roulade. Thanks
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sylvia k
16 September 2015|
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Response from Margaret H | Property representative |
Hi Sylvia, Thanks for your message. We are open Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays all year round. Please say hi when you are in and we will treat you to a coffee! Have you been here before? Kind regards, Margaret
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End, Kilkee, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Kilkee
  • Phone Number: +353 86 372 1063
  • E-mail
Description
Located on the beautiful cliff walk in Kilkee with breath taking views, serving breakfast, sandwiches, soup, chowder, pizza, fish & chips, seafood plate. All desserts are home made. Traditional Sunday lunch.
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