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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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“cakes” (107 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 3 days ago

whenever your travels in Ireland take you to Connemara region in Clifden you would never go wrong with a stop at Walsh's simply superb preparations from breakfast to any baked good they make in house and very delightful indeed like filled donuts and Danish best...More

Thank Timmy O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for something nice! The only problem is choice! Too much to pick from, settled eventually for meringue and rhubarb tart! Wow! Lovely friendly family run bakery!! We will be back. Thanks to the lady at the till who advised dinner in Foyle’s Hotel.........More

Thank mom89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You should go in here just for the incredible smell, all alone, it's worth it! The colors in here, the artistic, beautiful, edible creations... it's just top notch. Every delicious bakery item we bought was more incredible than the next. After we left Clifden we...More

Thank Steveage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great bakery which serves a large variety of food. The cakes are delicious and not to be missed! The staff were very friendly too.

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had coffee and lunch here , really good and varied menu , food was nice and good value , staff seemed a bit flustered and tables needed clearing but possibly it was busier than expected, all in all it's quite nice and worth dropping in

Thank johncant
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch as the menu looked good and there is a great selection of cakes and pastries which look very appetizing! However it is very overpriced for basic, bland food. We got quiche and salad , lettuce tomatoes carrot and onion, and...More

1  Thank Fimcg2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent coffee and pastry, especially the fruit scones. The service was very good with friendly staff.

Thank mopennino
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this place for breakfast after camping with my family this morning. I noticed bad service the second I walked in and I was really shocked. I asked the woman if there were certain foods available on the menu and she said “NO”firmly as...More

1  Thank Grace W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a coffee and a cake or lunch Fantastic selection of cakes and pastries Hot food sandwiches Its always perfect

Thank feedinmyface
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

on a recent visit to clifden called in here for lunch and coffee and cream cakes food was really good and the cakes were well worth the trip out from galway check it out 👈

1  Thank paddythetraveller57
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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$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, 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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