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Walsh's Bakery and Coffee Shop

Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
+353 95 21283
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (41 reviews)
“bread” (38 reviews)
“donuts” (6 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
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Reviewed today via mobile

Looking for somewhere in Clifden to eat a light lunch, we came across Walsh’s Bakery. As you enter the cafe, you immediately spot the store cabinet full of a wide range of attractive sweet options. It’s difficult to walk past them to the cafe counter!...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband visited this place end of June 18 and it looked like a great place to stop for a quick snack and coffee. The location is great in the city center, the place is clean, staff is nice, but.. We ordered a...More

Thank AllTheSmallThings345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recent visit to Clifden we had a really beautiful breakfast at Walsh's Bakery. The only problem was choosing what to have from the extensive menu - not to mention the selection of tempting baked treats that greet you when you step inside the...More

Thank triplover2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

over priced, arrogant, desperate value, has the potential but greed is getting the best of them. Note:- all the good reviews are coming from foreigners getting ripped off......................

1  Thank stadium854321
Reviewed 1 week ago

Picked up a wonderful apple tart (pie) for dessert. It was delicious! Crust was flaky and a touch of lemon, definitely homemade.

Thank Maryann S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we did take out since we were tired from running around. I ordered the beef and stout pie and some kind of blueberry dessert. The crust of the meat pie was flaky and inside of the pie was delicious. the blueberry dessert has a mousse...More

Thank koabug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to stop in and have some after eating and drinking at a local Pub. Excellent bakery items. Seats in the back have a nice view of the bay.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully presented products like a French bakery but all made locally fresh and divine . Great view over the harbor and enjoyed by the locals . Very friendly efficient staff well worth the visit .

Thank mikeddie1987
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful location right in the middle to town. Excellent pastries with a local influence. Great views of the harbor from the rear window. Be sure to check early and late so you can see how much the tide rises and falls. The only disappointment was...More

Thank Chip M
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We got in just at open on a Sunday and breakfast was amazing. The place got incredibly busy as we were there, but the service was fast and friendly. Everything was so fresh. Definitely recommend the place.

Thank AmbyrLynne
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5 January 2017|
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Response from Joan W | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, yes we make cakes to order, as we are unable to post our email address here, can I ask you visit our website and contact via the email on our site and I will provide you with information... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
08:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Clifden, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Clifden
  • Phone Number: +353 95 21283
  • E-mail
Walsh’s Bakery is a 2nd generation family run bakery situated in the heart of Connemara, Clifden. The Walsh Family have been serving freshly baked goods since 1953 and for the past 60 years have been providing customers with the best bakery tastes and wonderfully friendly service. The Cake Shop offers craft breads, donuts, pastries and cakes for all occasions. Not in a rush? Why not sit and enjoy the panoramic views of Clifden Bay with one of the many aromatic gourmet coffees, handcrafted sandwiches, beautiful salads, or one of our unique sweet creations to make your visit to Clifden even more memorable.
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