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Walsh's Bakery and Coffee Shop

Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21283
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (106 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
“donuts” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of cakes (homemade) bread (homemade) panini (homemade). All really really nice stuff. Bright with really nice staff and far too much choice of 🍰 cakes. Off now for long walk on Sky Road.

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were too late to eat breakfast at our hotel and Walsh's was recommend was the hotel's front desk. We found beautiful pastries as soon as we walked in, and as we walked to the check out area, found additional baked goods that looked equally...More

Thank JBrambler
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at this restaurant a number of times in our trips to Ireland. The bakery end of the store is superb, with many choices at a reasonable price. We have also eaten the sandwiches, which were always tasty. The service is friendly, without...More

Thank maryfort c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never went by this place when it wasn't busy and we went by several times during our stay in Clfiden because the pastries were great. You can eat inside our just get the pastries to take on your adventures.

Thank gsmurr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent choice and quality - fab coffee - great value - well worth a visit for a cuppa and treat - clean and quick, efficient and friendly service.

Thank Caroline O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of breads and cakes that are tasty, however the breakfast is overpriced and greasy. We asked for poached instead of fried eggs with the bakers breakfast and were told it was not possible. We were handed the toast and coffee first and then...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a coffee snob.....there...I have come out!!! Joan and her team in the Coffee shop make excellent Flat White coffees, Cappucinos, and great pastries and breads.....our boys loved the Gingerbread men. The coffee shop is always busy and the cooked breakfasts looked great, although...More

1  Thank JamesPMoloney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful bakery and coffee shop. The staff were so friendly and the service was great. The selection was fantastic something for everyone, I would really recommend a coffe here

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to have some light lunch but when we got the plates we were quite surprised about the basic quality. A BLT sandwich for 9 EUR is a regular toast with some bacon and some lettuce just cut in half. I can confirm the...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasant clean and good in general. No complaints...One of the better places in Clifden to eat, whether savoury or sweet. Pleasant but not earth shattering

1  Thank Paul B
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January 5, 2017|
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Response from Joan W | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, yes we make cakes to order, as we are unable to post our email address here, can I ask you visit our website and contact via the email on our site and I will provide you with information... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21283
  • E-mail
Walsh’s Bakery is a 2nd generation family run bakery situated in the heart of Connemara, Clifden. The Walsh Family have been serving freshly baked goods since 1953 and for the past 60 years have been providing customers with the best bakery tastes and wonderfully friendly service. The Cake Shop offers craft breads, donuts, pastries and cakes for all occasions. Not in a rush? Why not sit and enjoy the panoramic views of Clifden Bay with one of the many aromatic gourmet coffees, handcrafted sandwiches, beautiful salads, or one of our unique sweet creations to make your visit to Clifden even more memorable.
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