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Halpin's Bridge Cafe

Bridge Street, Wicklow 0001, Ireland
+353 404 32677
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (11 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 17:00 Hours
Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Bridge Street, Wicklow 0001, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now under new ownership I paid a visit to Halpin's recently. The food is good and inexpensive. Had the full breakfast. Can't go wrong. Staff are friendly and the service is top class.They also brew a top class Cappuccino.When in Wicklow put Halpin's on your...More

Thank Tour706614
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly , efficient staff.Chicken chilli wrap was nice.Very busy and tables quite close together so impossible to have a private conversation.

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From a great little gem in the town to such a disappointment, had lunch here today with my friend and will not be returning anytime soon...... Does the cafe not have a chef anymore?? Is a fry up now classed as reheated bacon & eggs...More

Thank ajameson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here briefly for a coffee, and ended up having a wrap sandwich too. Absolutely delicious! Great and friendly service too! And very reasonably priced.

Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Had brunch on Sunday was quite busy, however service was top notch . I young guy looked after us and as I don't eat some foods he substituted them with extra of what we were getting. Highly recommended.

Thank DuG
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Excellent cafe with great coffee/tea and lovely home cooked food. Full breakfast was excellent and you were given more tea that you could drink.

Thank Pgf H
Reviewed 28 June 2018

I went here with my mum the other day for coffee. The experience was great. The staff were lovely and the coffee was magnificent. But the cheesecake was best of all. I will definitely be coming back here the next time I'm in town.

Thank philipcullen93
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

My partner and I regularly attend halpins cafe as we love the meals and the coffee! We both could not speak more highly of the cafe too friends and family! 5 stars defo 😊

Thank Reece K
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Sat outside and enjoyed a lovely breakfast long before we were heading out on our Wicklow walk for the day...my sandwich was excellent as was the breakfast for my wife and daughter and the service was great for such a small cafe. ] Great spot...More

Thank Moose3737
Halpins C, Owner at Halpin's Bridge Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

thank you moose3737 for your lovely review and thank you for visiting us with your wife and daughter on your recent trip to Wicklow. It means so much to us in Halpin's when we get a 5***** review and its always good to hear we...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I was out cycling with alot of friends last weekend and we came across this hidden gem. The food, service and atmosphere was fantastic. The prices was also extremely good. The best thing about this fine place is the space out the back to park...More

Thank Dermot L
Halpins C, Manager at Halpin's Bridge Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you Dermot L for your visit to us and for your lovely comments. always plenty of room for our cyclist friends to park out the back and know their bikes are safe and sound while they refresh their energy levels. Rob and all the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Wicklow 0001, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Wicklow  >  Wicklow
  • Phone Number: +353 404 32677
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Halpin's offers great food & a great atmosphere which has been recognised by the Bridgestone guide who have included us for the 5 years we have been open. We are the only Restaurant in Wicklow Town in the guide. Also in The Georgina Campbell Irish food guide and the winner of the Wicklow Chamber 'Best eating establishment' award 2010. We have been awarded a certificate of excellence by tripadvisor, the world's biggest review site for 3 years running, 2012 & 2013 and 2014 and are consistantly in the top 3 recommended on tripadvisor.Ie for the whole of County Wicklow. This certificate is only awarded to 10% of eating establishments in the whole World !!!!
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