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Lily Mai's Cafe

Bunratty Village Mills, Bunratty, Ireland
+353 61 364 405
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (16 reviews)
“blt” (2 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bunratty Village Mills, Bunratty, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped in here quickly after arriving in Bunratty, starving. We were nearly put off by the cafeteria like feeling and the bus loads of patrons but hunger won out! The staff were friendly and the food was very tasty and fresh. It satisfied my...More

Thank Search
Reviewed 6 days ago

This cafe is over two busy shops and supplies plenty of choice when it comes to freshly made lunches and teas. They have plenty of selection for all tastes.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely fresh food. Home made. Pleasant staff. Lovely lasagne. Very spacious.Great selection of home made breads and pies.

Thank galwaygirl10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I needed something fast for lunch passing through Bunratty, This Café is upstairs over two very busy shops and is very well laid out. It is self service and the offering for main courses is limited but what they have is excellent....More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I wasn't here myself on this occasion but recently my mother told me a story so I want to share it. It wasn't a big thing but it meant a lot to her. My mother loves going to your cafe and more often than she...More

Thank DnF O
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick breakfast on the way out of town. They don't open until 9:30 so we waited a bit. We had a scone and the breakfast bap. The scone and jam was delicious. The bap was good as well and very...More

Thank MissionNica
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Ate Sunday lunch here recently, had Thai curry. Both curry and rice had a reheated feel about them, curry had a 'skin' on it and the some of the rice was overcooked while some of it was still hard. Sat for about 10 minutes waiting...More

Thank kiabelle
Reviewed 25 July 2017

On the mezzanine floor of Bunratty Village Mills, this cafeteria style restaurant isn't your typical cafeteria! Selections includes freshly made variety of salads, wide selection of fresh hot and cold sandwiches, and wonderful desserts, among other items. Appeared to be a favorite of locals. Food...More

1  Thank SE8492013
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Food was OK for cafeteria style and there was a grill that made some sandwiches to order. Quality was OK but I could not get over the cafeteria thing...

Thank ski&brew
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed lunch here, good choice. Breakfast choice is poor and very expensive for what you get.

Thank Damien O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bunratty Village Mills, Bunratty, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Bunratty
  • Phone Number: +353 61 364 405
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