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Builin Blasta

$$ - $$$Irish, Cafe,
An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
+353 91 558 559
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (17 reviews)
“brownie” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a lovely lunch here three years ago (also in September) and just had another lovely meal - this time with toddler in tow. Lovely food, great location (and easy parking) and very accommodating with said child 😀 Cakes looked lovely but sadly never got...More

Thank elvandar3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a very popular place to eat so expect to queue. Well worth the wait. Wonderful tasty food and great atmosphere. Especially when it's raining outside!

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here for a bite to eat on the weekend with family, another family member and myself thought it'd be nice to have a warm bowl of soup, the soup of the day was carrot and lentil, so it sounded good. Well the soup was...More

Thank jane2233
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Four of us went for lunch. I had crispy pork and apple salad which was nice but nothing to write home about. My friends had filo tart of goats cheese - again nice but unremarkable. On the other hand the jam and scones were delicious...More

Thank MichaelMcCann
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were doing a bit of shopping at the craft village and needed a coffee break. We got the last table in this busy place and sat down to enjoy the coffees and baked goods. Good prompt service and delicious food and drinks.

Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We went for breakfast and I just wanted a plain bacon sandwich, but this was not possible. The dishes all have relish and brown cakey bread etc. Nothing plain. I had scrambled egg and bacon but found the bacon over smoked and the eggs a...More

1  Thank Jancrow4
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were on holiday from UK and visiting the Spiddal craft centre with family who live in the area. We stopped off at the cafe initially for a drink but decided to have some lunch. There were 5 adults, 1 child and 1 baby in...More

Thank Rachel2024
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Well the statement on the menu warning customers that there is a maximum stay time and minimum spend amount is very off-putting from the start. Add to that slow service, some surly staff, flies buzzing over open displays of pastries and all in all the...More

Thank supersylph
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I use this cafe when i am entertaining guests in the area and find it to be excellent, the food is really tasty and all the people I take always find it mighty also.

Thank Ciaran H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We visited Builin Blasta for the second time in 2 years. It was very good the first time and it hasn't lowered its standards since. It was very busy at the time but staff were great and very helpful. Food was excellent.Good coffee too.

Thank conorm759
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, 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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