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Cafe Arnou Cocktail & Wine Bar

Sheephaven Bay | Main Street, Dunfanaghy F92 N6TF, Ireland
+353 74 913 6208
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (14 reviews)
“brownie” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, European, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Sheephaven Bay | Main Street, Dunfanaghy F92 N6TF, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Nice decor but no atmosphere or welcome from waitress. We like seafood chowder and ordered this but were given bowls of insipid, overcooked salmon and frozen prawn soup. Not sure what the red oily liquid was supposed to be but it definitely wasn't a creamy...More

1  Thank MaryD0109
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Over priced, small portion, customer service not great, disappointing visit. Won't be back.... Waitress hadn't a clue about gluten free and had to keep going back and forward to the chef.

2  Thank trevor m
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

A group of us visited last week, food was delicious, we all had different burgers and everyone was happy, service was friendly and efficient, the place was full and with just 2 staff and they did a great job keeping everyone happy.

1  Thank donegal123
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Consistently excellent and fun. Great way to sit and watch the horses and riders come and go from the Dunfanaghy Stables. Great for an outdoor cocktail.More

1  Thank lauretteflorence
Gerarda A, Manager at Cafe Arnou Cocktail & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Dear Lauretteflorence, Thank you very much indeed for taking time to share your positive thoughts with the Trip Advisor community. We are delighted you enjoyed watching the horses and riders go by while sipping on a cocktail. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

In our short stay in Dunfanaghy we couldn't stop coming back here - coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner were all top class. Wish there was a Cafe Arnou near me!!!More

1  Thank juliannek
Gerarda A, Manager at Cafe Arnou Cocktail & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Dear Juliannek, Thank you very much for taking the time out of your day to write us a TripAdvisor review. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us. We are glad that you found the breakfast, lunch and dinner to your satisfaction. It is a pleasure...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We have eaten here twice in the past week and have very much enjoyed it. The menu consists of various types of burgers which are excellently priced at around 11 euros. This includes a side dish - fantastic sweet potato chips, onion rings and other...More

1  Thank BunnyPalmer
Gerarda A, Manager at Cafe Arnou Cocktail & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear BunnyPalmer, Thank you most sincerely for taking the time to post a review of your recent visit to Cafe Arnou. Your kind compliments are greatly appreciated. Our Chef will be delighted that you enjoyed your Chicken Fillet Burger. The sweet potato fries are definitely...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We went to the cafe two times for lunch when we were in Dunfanaghy. Both times we had excellent service and yummy food. The brie and avocado croissant was so good the first time that my daughter and I had it on the second visit....More

2  Thank samaude
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Went a few times in the last two weeks. Always good quality and tasty food. Good range of hot and cold food, traybakes and coffee. Excellent kids menu too. Would recommend their beetroot and berry cake. A nice wee spot to spend an hour or...More

2  Thank 328judem
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

3 staff behind counter. One waitress jumped out asking table for how many. There was 3 of us. No-one else in cafe. She goes and gets menu then announces where would you 'but we had sat down. Next waitress pounces for drinks order. Then we...More

Thank Mgt.
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Called in here after a few drinks in Arnold's next door. Simple menu of burgers and fries. The burgers were all lovely. I gave the Elvis burger with banana onion and peanut butter a go out if curiosity and it was delicious with perfectly crispy...More

2  Thank KevinMcC1963
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheephaven Bay | Main Street, Dunfanaghy F92 N6TF, Ireland (Formerly Cafe Arnou)
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Dunfanaghy
  • Phone Number: +353 74 913 6208
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Description
Arnou Cafe & Gourmet Burger Bar is open daily serving a full breakfast and lunch menu alongside a delicious selection of homemade sweet treats and specialty coffees. In the evening Arnou transforms into a Gourmet Burger bar until late evening and provides the ideal setting for customers to enjoy dinner and cocktails overlooking the beautiful Sheephaven Bay and Wild Atlantic Way.
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