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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, Seafood, Fast food
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Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of four ate here today, we spent €37 on scampi and chips and threw all in the bin outside. Scampi was frozen processed muck but costed the same as fresh fish n chips that their neighbours charge, unfortunately they were closed. I wouldn’t be...posting here if they didn’t charge so much, very disappointing!More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I had 2 absolutely awful fish and chips...€25 bill for 2 day old, reheated chips with soggy fish...what a rip-off!! Every table I saw had left plates of pale, inedible produce, for the staff to clear up (or give to someone else)!!...Do yourselves a favour and look elsewhere!! Would give it no star if the system would allow!!More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 2 May 2022

Sea Shack was closed local recommended Mellys. Worst fish and chips I've ever had in my life. Burnt dried out fish and chips that were fried a day or two days before. Awful.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 3 April 2022

We called in for 3 fish suppers with a drink each and it came to nearly €40. The food is served in boxes and plastic knives and forks are given (I can only assume this is because they couldn’t be bother to wash up) When...dealing with the general public you do expect a certain level of people skills which I just did not see. I asked for a bottle of coke and Fanta They girl gave me a can of coke and a bottle of Fanta with no glasses. I explained that I had asked and paid for a bottle of coke I asked if we could have glasses as well please with ice. Two glasses came down with no ice and my bottle of coke. At all times I was not once greeted with manners nor personality. I was very disappointed with the experience and I think attention to detail and customer care are required.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 29 December 2021

Had fish and chips to takeaway and the food was awful. Batter burned, fish overlooked and chips undercooked. Most of the food went in the bin.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 7 September 2021

Called here for a takeaway. We ordered fish and chip and scampi and chips. It was delicious, I would highly recommend and we will definitely be back again.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 6 August 2021

We had a family hol in Killybegs and visited mellys for the first. It was beautiful, freshest chips in Killybegs nowhere close to it! Def be back 10/10

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 27 July 2021 via mobile

Give Mellys a visit pleasant staff great wee outdoor dining area food very tasty you wont be disappointed 👌😀

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 20 July 2021 via mobile

4 fish & chips 1 scampi’s & chips Battered fish was good Battered scampies were good The chips were bad, left in the bin Not many places outside, only outside eating

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 10 July 2021 via mobile

I have waited since my childhood to eat such a delightful meal in my car in the rain. Wouldn’t have asked for better. Absolutely fab

Date of visit: June 2021
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Yes, Melly's Cafe offers takeaway services.

Melly's Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5