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Kilkenny Cafe and Shop

Hegarty Square, Shanagarry, Ireland
+353 21 464 5838
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (35 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“wedges” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hegarty Square, Shanagarry, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in on our way to Ballycotton. We didn't know it was a marketplace of artisans. The upper floor is where the handmade goods are sold and downstairs are where the artist work! What a nice surprise to see and meet the artisans! We...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Myself and a friend had a recent mid week break in Youghal and we visited the Kilkenny Cafe & Shop. The shopping was great, very nice Christmas gifts.We had lunch in the Cafe, the menu was beautiful and we had a lovely lunch overlooking the...More

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Walked the dogs and stopped off for lunch. And so glad we did! We ordered smoked haddock and chorizo cakes with fries and salad. They were amazing, washed down with local cider. I didn't fancy a dessert but my wife ordered lemon meringue pie to...More

Thank Pegers
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The shop is full of different products ranging from pottery, artwork, books all the way to clothes. There is definitely something here for everyone. A must stop for tourists or gift hunters in the area.

Thank BNM79
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We stopped here for a quick cup of coffee and all the staff are so friendly there, we asked the lady behind counter could we share a scone, and she said yes of course, went into the back, cut scone in half put butter jam...More

Thank Geraldine o
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I spent my time there in the shop, not eating at the café. there were too many christmas things out for very early October, in my opinion. things were nicely displayed though and they had a great variety of gifts but some things must have...More

Thank marybeth02140
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The shop itself is lovely and filled with interesting pieces of Irish design. The food and service at the cafe were both fabulous. I would definitely return

Thank Stokesy2014
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Has become a passion of mine to pop through Shanagarry of a sunday morn and call in for an Americano and a scone. Prompt and swift service. With good vibes and plenty papers to nose through.

Thank PacoMurray
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This was an ok place to eat, I had coffee and cake, cherry bakwell to be exact, it came out cold, which i would have expected it to be hot. it was not as fresh as I would like but it was ok, a nice...More

Thank joanWexford
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Recently, my partner and I visited Kilkenny Café Shanagarry . We were welcomed straight away by a lovely waitress and presented with the menu. If you come here at a good time you can get a lovely seat by the window. Both of us ordered...More

Thank Piotr D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hegarty Square, Shanagarry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Shanagarry
  • Phone Number: +353 21 464 5838
The Shanagarry Design Centre in East Cork is owned and operated by the Kilkenny Group. The centre has a Kilkenny Store, The Kilkenny Cafe and four local artists studios. With breathtaking views of Ballycotton village and Light house our terrace room is the perfect relaxing place to enjoy one of our freshly prepared and cooked dish from our menu.
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