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The Nook

Church Street, Athenry, Ireland
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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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10:00 - 18:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Church Street, Athenry, Ireland
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11 - 20 of 80 reviews

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in Athenry on way to Galway. Intimate, warm and inviting setting - owner was incredibly friendly. Coffee was fresh and crepes were without exaggeration the best we've had.

Thank Sox03
Reviewed 20 December 2016

While waiting between trains in Athenry, our family of six stumbled upon this wonderful little cafe. We all had The Usual (which was both savory and sweet) Crepe. It was absolutely delicious. The ingredients are locally grown and fresh. I had coffee (also locally grown)...More

Thank PostCardsfromTurkey
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was changing trains in Athenry recently and had a half-hour to kill. I came across this little gem of a spot by pure chance. The first thing I noticed was the great smell of fresh homemade baking and coffee. There were lot of customers...More

Thank dtlibra
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I had the crepes with maple syrup and coffee. It's a cozy little place with homemade muffins, squares, and crepes. The owner was so nice, and she let me use the private bathroom after my long drive. It's right in town and a great place...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Nice coffee and plenty of snacks and light bites. Very small premesis though and is full with less than 10 people through the door. Takeout works well...

Thank AthenryRunner
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Nook is the 'jewel in the crown' of Baile Atha an Rí, Athenry. You know a place serves great food when it is visited by the locals & savvy day-trippers who enjoy the best coffee and banter. Sweet and savoury crepes are made to...More

Thank Marianne B
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely, small cafe in central Athenry. Friendly staff and a homely touch of decoration. Delicious crepes, easy stop off the motorway to or from galway to Dublin.

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 16 August 2016

On a particularly rainy day, my husband and I needed to take shelter and there was The Nook. We ducked in and were able to enjoy delicious hot chocolates and crepes. Really cool spot!

Thank SomervilleA
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

If your looking for a great cup of coffee and unbelievable crepes be it sweet or savoury this is the place for you.When in at athenry don't miss this spot-I highly recommend.

Thank Cliveparsons
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Although it's small inside, the nook is a miniature aladdens cave!! Lots of interesting things adorn the walls to keep your interest as you eat, the food is delicious, crepes with a good variety of fillings also lovely coffee! We will definitely be calling again!

Thank cmanifold
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Athenry, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Athenry
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