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Builin Blasta

An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
+353 91 558 559
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (21 reviews)
“scone” (9 reviews)
“chowder” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I decided to go there for lunch one afternoon when passing through Spiddal on a weekday. I have to say we were both very disappointed with the vegan wrap and side salad. (We both ordered the same thing). The Aubergine slices in...More

Thank ilunalight
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just love to drop into Builin Blasta for a cupa tea and a delightful sweet. The staff are attentive and nice. During the summer months the lunch rush can get hectic but if the weather is lovely you can sit out sit and enjoy the...More

Thank LadyChocolate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here two days running recently. It was superb. Friendly efficient staff and freshly cooked seasonal food with wonderful flavours.

Thank AmberIreland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with the food and service here. worst meal I've had in Galway. Pastrami was inedible and the staff were poor. Wedges were piled with salt. Couldn't eat any of the meal and staff didn't even ask was everything ok. 29 euros for 2...More

1  Thank galwayf00die
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went into the craft center at Spiddal and found his by chance. Its up at the back of the Craft Centre. Great little café and seems to be very popular with locals and tourists. Nice coffee and cakes and the short hot food menu looked...More

Thank MikeTuam
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The coffee was good and I enjoyed my scone and jam but my other half had the cinnamon bun which was a little dry. We were there at lunchtime so we had to wait for a table but the service once we were seated was...More

1  Thank EMcB61
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I love this café! The staff are friendly and helpful, the food is always delicious. And they're allergy aware which is great for those with Gluten/Wheat and Dairy intolerances. It does get very busy, so there can be a short wait time, but worth it...More

Thank Orla T
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Just happened to find this delightful cafe and bakery walking through town. It was hard to choose what to eat first. The service was pleasant and the baked goods were to die for. The coffee was great, too.

Thank Konstandena
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We went here recently, it was just after 4pm so not peak time. There were people queuing to pay at the til and 2 people waiting in line in front of us for a table, the 2 queues seem to collide as they are so...More

3  Thank Galway208
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Greyabbey place, gorgeous food and really nice staff. Try the Tunisian orange cake! Portions not huge,just perfectly proportions!

Thank Daithi O
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Are you open for lunch on Sundays please?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Spiddal
  • Phone Number: +353 91 558 559
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