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Box of Frogs

Bridewell Lane, Bantry P75 KR12, Ireland
+353 83 156 1766
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (32 reviews)
“smoothie” (3 reviews)
“coffee cake” (5 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, International, American, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Bridewell Lane, Bantry P75 KR12, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a local so I have eaten here many times. The food is excellent when its available, but too many times I have visited and there has been no staff member there cooking snacks and food. The desserts are great, but staffing seems to...More

Thank Sally E
billybobby1738, Owner at Box of Frogs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sally Thank you for your review. Id just like to say that food is available all day whether there is someone standing by the Deli or not. During this time of the year we split time between finishing food downstairs and preparing food upstairs....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just pop in for a quick coffee and lovely home baked muffins and scone, friendly staff who care of what they’re doing. Well done

Thank Nicha43
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The best breakfast and coffee in town This is a peach of a restaurant and well worth visiting in this friendly restaurant with great food

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

4 of us had a great breakfast here whilst staying in Bantry. The menu is very original and we all chose different things from it. The kitchen, which is basically a service area behind the counter, is tiny but the chef produced 4 great meals...More

Thank AZV
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A lovely place to stop for a quick mocha on a cold day. It is in an alley right off the main street. Lots of little treats, and lovely coffee.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Defines what lunch is and should be. Stayed in Bantry for a couple days. Looked on TripAdvisor for any striking lunch place and Box of Frogs stood out. Had the steak sandwich on recommendation of the server, he wasn't wrong, it was superb. My girlfriend...More

Thank Conor H
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Really a great little cafe if you are in Bantry & well located. Both Coffee & selection of pastries both sweet & savoury is very good & will cater for most palettes. Sit, relax & enjoy the free WiFi also.

Thank WishIWasSailing
Reviewed 27 October 2017

found this little place on a recent trip to west cork. Cosy little place , with friendly attentive waitress.The menu was great , plenty of choice. we had mushroom soup which was delicious and pulled pork tortillas which were freshly made. we were able to...More

Thank Carsten D
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We went here for lunch and the menu is lovely. All food freshly made to order. Good vegetarian options and the details and garnishing on all plates were lovey touches. The team were lovely and welcoming and the food quality was great. There was 6...More

Thank stephaniemulcahy
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Cute cafe with great coffee. Staff are extremely friendly creating a nice vibe. Only stayed for a coffee but the smoothies and big selection of cakes, sandwiches and chocolates looked amazing.

Thank traveljen130
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridewell Lane, Bantry P75 KR12, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 83 156 1766
  • E-mail
We are a family owned and operated Cafe and delicatessen in Bantry, West Cork. We have a wide range of coffee based beverages including chai latte, local organic herbal tea and frappes. We also make a selection of Smoothies, Milkshakes and Ice Cream Sundae's.There are Fresh Prepared salads, Sandwiches, Rolls and Wraps on offer with a daily soup and quiche special that are sure to get your taste buds working over time. Moms homemade baking includes fabulous scones, bread, cakes and treats. We are child friendly, wheelchair accessible and have outdoor seating. We look forward to making your experience in the Box of Frogs a good one!!
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