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Starfish Cafe & Bistro

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Unit 1 Main Street, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
+353 74 910 0676
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09:00 - 23:30
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We have visited this cafe several times over the past few years. It's usually as a second choice when other cafés are too busy. Each time we have visited, the service is very poor. It is usually woefully understaffed; it is not the waitresses fault but they seem very poorly trained. Today, we waited over 45mins for 3 sandwiches. Our... More 

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Thank Eibhlín O
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Our group of five girls had coffee and cake here on our weekend trip to Donegal...great local atmosphere and the chowder was amazing! Thanks again

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Thank Jennifer520
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Fantastic food and service - we always enjoy this place and pleasantly surprised this Summer with recent changes...well done!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

we got a take out picnic that was incredible. great for gluten free. imaginative and fresh! The deserts were the best in ireland!

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Thank joanna c
Cheshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Lovely innovative food, served by a lovely waitress, but a little expensive but a case of you really get what you pay for.

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Thank Cheshirecheese582013
London
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This has to be - by far the best food I have ever tasted. The food was beautifully cooked - and it was apparent the chef took pride in their cooking skills.

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Thank MrsFitzy
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Usually a great spot but was disappointed by meal yesterday evening. The sirloin was bland and tough. Different chef?

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Thank happyhols247
Belfast, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We called in here initially just for coffee & scone,but liked menu so much went back next day for lunch.Bright & airy with nice atmosphere.

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Thank irishpat49
Newry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had a wonderful evening at the starfish. Gorgeous, fresh seafood in a nice and relaxed atmosphere. Decor great, service great and food fabulous. Look forward to returning on our next visit to Dunfanaghy.

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Thank tracy b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely little cafe on the Main Street. Coffee was good. Chocolate cake was very good and staff were happy to heat it and serve with cream.

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Thank William C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$32
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 1 Main Street, Dunfanaghy, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  County Donegal  >  Dunfanaghy
  • Phone Number: +353 74 910 0676

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?