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Chez le Fab

Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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Arthur's Quay, Limerick, Ireland
+353 86 223 4036
10:00 - 19:00
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Tue 12:00 - 19:00
Wed 12:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for the open mic night which is held on Wednesday evenings. I must admit i fell in love with the quirky caffe. So many didfernt aspect to the shop along with good coffee, friendly service and what seemed like loyal customers who participated in the open mic.

Thank Sarah L
Limerick, Ireland
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Final a nice cup of coffee in Limerick! call in for a coffee and a treat and have a look at the market part! Also great for evening with nice glass of wine and some music..check the FB page

Thank podko
County Clare, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Chez le Fab for the Thomond Sessions on Friday night, 10 March. The Glimmermen, Patrick O’Brien, and my legend of a cousin Pa Reidy were gigging. Loved the vintage vibes and quirky decor. Are you a tea lover? Well they serve proper mugs of tea. Yes mugs! They have a cool menu of tapas, sandwiches, coffees, a breakfast... More 

Thank Ciara C
Limerick, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic, Had the best time just relaxing and staff are so friendly and welcoming, can't wait for next visit. We LOVED it.

Thank Ireland1975_10
Limerick, Ireland
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great setting with a relaxed vibe. Delighted to have a pet friendly spot in Limerick that genuinely welcomes pets. 5 star Dark Hot Chocolate + will be back to try more

Thank Orla2009
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a coffee and a bite to eat. Kids loved the crepes!! Staff very friendly. It was cool to be able to chill with the dog.(and the free treat for him). Met some really nice people who also had their dogs.. comfortable setting.. With interesting items and vintage clothes for sale . Something to suit all ages ..Will... More 

Thank Deirdre M
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened upon this gorgeous little spot yesterday while wandering our Limerick on our first visit to the County. And so happy we did! Such a cool hip vibe. Loved the vintage 'stuff' everywhere and the eclectic collection of bit and pieces. We had a delish omelette for our lunch served with lovely Irish soda bread toast. Coffee was ok... More 

Thank PJ L
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really like the idea of this place, it's definitely something that Limerick needs, but it's trying to do too much and then is falling a bit short on the basics. The coffee isn't anything special, and the menu is not very original and not great value. I feel that Ireland has moved on a bit in terms of menu... More 

3 Thank tripping_over123
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

On my arrival and reading all the reviews I was shocked to discover that these statements being made about the place ..A place can be dog friendly no probelm but atleast be hygienic about it ..the tables and floor were filthy and nothing about the place seemed to be consistent ..coffee was average and I was tempted to eat but... More 

10 Thank Nikk D
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Good coffee, good vibes, good food, great service. Everything with this place is great, be it a quiet coffee or a nice glass of wine with some lovely live music.

Thank Kerrie R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arthur's Quay, Limerick, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Limerick  >  Limerick
  • Phone Number: +353 86 223 4036
Limerick's trendiest Award-Winning WineBar & Arts Cafe:
An eclectic picnic by the park of Arthur's Quay, centrally located at the former Tourist Information Office overlooking the river Shannon and the iconic King John's Castle, situated conveniently alongside major bus terminal servicing local and national routes.

Chez le Fab owners Shay & Lesley Anne pride themselves on their warm welcome to what is essentially their home from home, providing a platform for performers of the arts as well as music on a regular basis. Any visitors with four legged furry friends are also welcomed with a complimentary doggie treat, and that's not all.. #dogsdrinkforfree!

Visitors have lots to choose from at Chez le Fab, they can browse the various stalls on offer, including local art & crafts, select a vintage boardgame or book to enjoy whilst sipping on a smooth JJ Darboven coffee or luxuriously creamy Belgian Hot Chocolate, their house speciaility!
Why not spoil yourself entirely and opt for a mug of spicy mulled wine, a tipple of Vino & Tapas or gourmet Cheeseboard selection.
Ladies who Lunch in Limerick: why not gather the gals and book in for Le Fab "The d'Apres Midi" TeaParty Experience, with choice of speciality coffee or loose tea, you will be treated to a sumptuous French chic inspired traditional afternoon tea, whilst being looked after as ladies of leisure!

Chez le Fab also cater for private party bookings and boast a large venue hire space, which is wheelchair accessible with outdoor canopy area also available.
Event and dietary requirements catered to for your special occasion or celebration.

Shay & Lesley Anne look forward to welcoming you soon to enjoy the Chez le Fab Experience!

•Wednesdays Open Mic "Open to All" 6-9pm
•Vinyl & Vino FLOW Saturdays 8 til late, spinning ElectroSwing n Jazz set
•Live Music with Swing n Jazz Sunday Sessions 4-6pm weekly

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?