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Kalbos Cafe

) #5 of 21 Restaurants in Skibbereen €€ - €€€ Irish, Cafe, European
26 North Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 28 21515
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (14 reviews)
“cobb salad” (3 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
26 North Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Husband and I, along with our child visited Kalbo's at the Uilinn last Wednesday. As we arrived, we were greeted by a staff member with the biggest smile and friendliest hello. She was so helpful in telling us what was in the dishes and...More

1  Thank kmcarthy22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Kalbos today. Very nice experience sitting outside. Cakes were fresh and delicious, the coffee was really good. Staff quick and friendly. Highly recommended. Well done Kalbos, I shall return.

2  Thank corkboy2009
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice staff, lovely dishes, I had coffee and lemon cake was really nice. I will return very soon

1  Thank glorac
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and cakes and very good coffee. Also try the one at Ullinin Art Gallery and at Skib market on a Saturday morning. Home made cakes are amazing.

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scobes26, Owner at Kalbos Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thanks very much for the great feed back!

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Honestly, the food was good and fairly reasonable. The setting is lovely! What a pity about the staff; unprofessional, unfriendly, curt and nasty. One person who was tidying the chairs at our table actually picked them up and threw them under the table as we...More

2  Thank julia222999
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch. Fresh crisp salad and crab . Good atmosphere and very busy . Rapid turnover of tables. Highly recommend it

1  Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Cakes to die for! Fresh produce. Great choice on the menu. Nice friendly staff. My husband had the porridge, very nice and excellent coffee too.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Was wowed with an incredible pulled pork and slaw sandwich. Vegetable soup was also very tasty. Other diners had the crab salad and salmon lentil salad. Both were equally impressed. Terrific brown bread and coffee as well. Busy little cafe, but still quiet enough to...More

1  Thank Teebers
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Skibbereen is full of restaurants. Many average, some good, but this is in the top tier in terms of quality, range and value. The coffee is first class and the cakes superlative. The more substantial fare is very interesting, the soups in particular often involve...More

2  Thank DUN01170
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My favourite spot to have breakie with my hubby and 2 little girls or bring any visitors for a coffee and cake. The chocolate beetroot cake is to die for. All local ingredients and cooked from scratch- yum yum yum - you just have to...More

1  Thank AilleenC
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 North Street, Skibbereen, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Skibbereen
  • Phone Number: +353 28 21515
award winning cafe situated in the heart of Skibbereen town. serving breakfast & lunch using the best of West Cork produce and agreat selection of cakes & desserts all baked on site.
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