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The Wren's Nest

Dykegate Lane, Dingle DN1 KY2, Ireland
+353 86 177 3119
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“quiche” (8 reviews)
“cake” (8 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dykegate Lane, Dingle DN1 KY2, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with two young children. The service was prompt and friendly and the atmosphere was very relaxed. The food was good and not expensive. Would certainly recommend it for a quick lunch or snack!

Thank James N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated along a narrow passageway we came upon the Wrens Nest. Very nice atmosphere and a back garden to sit outside in. The coffee was nice but the oatcake was not as fresh as the waitress would have us believe. Friendly staff and relaxing spot...More

Thank Cavan007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in Dingle for a quick lunch en route from Tralee to Slea head via Conor pass and Pedlars. 9 of us so good to get table together. Inexpensive however portion sizes small - no sides of any kind with omelettes,1 slice of bread...More

Thank GCrispie
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on TripAdvisor reviews. Yes it’s very relaxing and quaint however the choice of food is limited as is the seating. I had quiche and salad. The quiche was micro wave heated and not all the way thru. The salad was lettuce,...More

Thank Sharpeze
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Lively vegetarian cafe. With just the most beautiful, tranquil garden to sit in. Lots of jacket potatoes, sandwiches and breakfast options. Vegan options available. Cakes and coffees for dessert.

Thank Amyola
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely cosy spot. The garden is beautiful, and such a breath of fresh air in the busy city center. The cakes are lovely too!

Thank Vonk92
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had spent a wonderful hour in this lovely cafe. The garden is a tranquil antidote to a lot of the money grubbing Dingle establishments and I couldn't get over how reasonable the prices were. We both had delightfully tasty omelettes and...More

Thank Alain F
Reviewed 28 June 2018

My husband was trying to find a bookstore that sold books written in Gaelic and he came upon the Wren's Nest Coffee House. We came back the next day, for mid-morning coffee/latte and a very yummy slice of quiche made just that morning! Comfortable space,...More

Thank Walkers5257
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Great food served in lovely homely surrounding. Staff are friendly and helpful and the prices are reasonable - who could ask for more?

Thank Donsafe
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Good service, lovely people and inexpensive. Bought a beautiful scarf in there, even though I only popped in for tea and cake.

Thank sherrytrangmar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dykegate Lane, Dingle DN1 KY2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Dingle Peninsula  >  Dingle
  • Phone Number: +353 86 177 3119
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