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Hilda's Cafe Loire

Church Lane, Ballinrobe, Ireland
+353 87 692 8080
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“panini” (2 reviews)
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Church Lane, Ballinrobe, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A very interesting Cafe as decor varied considerable from the downstairs to the upstairs area. Staff were lovely especially the owner. Quality of coffee and cakes served were most enjoyable and found the upstairs to be a very relaxing area but sadly the seating was...More

Thank TimSA2612
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Nice food, nice coffee, nice staff. Pop in frequently with my partner and daughter and always receive a warm welcome. Hilda always welcomes us by name and knows what we want to drink. The food there is delicious and the portions are generous. The location,...More

Thank Coffee D
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

excellent breakfast and service, would highly recommend (especially the breakfast bap!) nice cosy cafe , extensive menu and all freshly prepared.

Thank Irishscarlett551989
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I visit regularly and staff always remember my husband's and my own coffee order, down to the type of milk, the amount of shots and type of cup. We sound fussy but Hilda never minds. She is extremely helpful and provides food to suit my...More

Thank Localpatron918
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I asked for chicken Curry and rice as it was advertised on the billboard very rude response. She said they are the only place open in town and said they weren’t doing specials but were advertised and soup wasn’t niceMore

Thank Joe M
Hilda H, Owner at Hilda's Cafe Loire, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

My deepest apologies Joe. I do recall you asking for chicken curry and rice and my response was brusk to say the least. All boards inside the cafe displayed Happy Christmas as we were operating on the menu and no specials were being provided ....More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

The coffee is great - they get to know your name. I have been back on a number of occasions for their excellent brie panini and the 3 egg omelette. Excellent - worth a visit and if you need privacy then use the upstairs tables....More

Thank artosuilleabhain
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

I really feel welcome here! Hilda is so kind and welcoming, and goes above and beyond to help patrons, including offering umbrellas when it rains, helping people carry things to their cars or even just holding the door. Staff are friendly and remember regulars and...More

Thank Customer543
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Recently while on holiday in County Mayo we decided one afternoon to visit Hilda’s@Cafe Loire for tea. We were greeted by a friendly member of staff who took our order and within a short time the food, which was appetizing, was served. As we were...More

Thank theroaming2
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on route to Galway this week. Beautiful food and friendly staff, what more does one need. Will definately be back.

Thank DGaryD
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I call here three to four times every week for take out coffee and tea. The staff remember my order and have it ready to go in seconds. Hilda and crew are always very welcoming. Great lunch menu and specials board. Chicken curry is delicious....More

Thank FS1973
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Lane, Ballinrobe, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Mayo  >  Ballinrobe
  • Phone Number: +353 87 692 8080
Café on two floors. Relaxed atmosphere. Friendly staff. Wide selection of homemade deserts and fresh baked scones. Hearty full Irish breakfast served from 9-11.30, lunch from 12-3 and lite bites all day until 5. Also selection of sandwiches, wraps, paninies and salads are available. A warm welcome awaits you at Hilda's @ Café Loire
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