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The Coffee Pot Cafe

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Gap Of Dunloe, Beaufort, Killarney, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely bright welcoming café . Reasonably priced and very tasty. Staff were pleasant and very obliging . Will definitely revisit again on my return to the Gap of Dunloe .

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Thank Sean T
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This Cafe is a Family run business. The warmth of the host here was awesome. The Coffee and snacks were perfect before a perfect day of travel. Gave us good ideas to go around CORK. Don't forget to have a conversation here. The boys loved the Hot Chocolate !!

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Thank Guru_Oz_melb
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in here after a trip to the gap of dunloe. Very friendly staff coupled with a relaxing atmosphere and excellent quality home cooked meals and desserts at reasonable prices make this place a must if you are visiting the gap. Will definitely be back again

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Thank Bryan C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for shelter from the nonstop rain and something to warm us up. This place was open and bright and warm. And the food was just right: homemade scones! Healthy sandwiches and a nice pot of tea. The staff was friendly and personal, telling us stories about the area. Definitely recommend you stop by for a little lift... More 

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Thank Colm F
Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We went with a large group. After walking all morning we stopped here before going through the Gap. Most had an ice cream and coffee. I like my coffee black and no sugar so I can really taste the coffee and this place served a great coffee. The ice creams were spot on too. The staff and owner were so... More 

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Thank LeeArgyle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Cheerful service, great food and drink after a day on the mountains. In a beautiful setting of the Macgillycuddyreeks. mountains Recommended.

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Thank Philip H
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

A lovely coffee shop without the tourist hype; pleasant staff, clean, good selection of tasty cakes, reasonably priced.

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I can't understand why you would open a cafe in probably one of the most beautiful parts of the Ireland where tourists are your lifeline and yet offer abrupt/ rude service! The young lady with long black hair needs a long stay in charm school!!!! However the saving grace was the lady with short hair she was lovely.

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Thank dublin6011
Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Great soups and very good coffee. Just what was needed to warm us up after our walk. Service was good and the prices were very reasonable

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Thank Kevin_One_Man_Show
Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

We stopped here after a 4-hour hike of the Gap and were welcomed by two bowls of steaming, tasy soup and brown bread and two ice cream cones. Reasonably priced, given the location and served with a smile despite being busy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gap Of Dunloe, Beaufort, Killarney, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killarney  >  Beaufort

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