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Builin Blasta

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) #2 of 4 Restaurants in Spiddal €€ - €€€ Irish, Cafe,
An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
+353 91 558 559
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (27 reviews)
“pizza” (17 reviews)
“brownie” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Four of us went for lunch. I had crispy pork and apple salad which was nice but nothing to write home about. My friends had filo tart of goats cheese - again nice but unremarkable. On the other hand the jam and scones were delicious...More

Thank MichaelMcCann
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were doing a bit of shopping at the craft village and needed a coffee break. We got the last table in this busy place and sat down to enjoy the coffees and baked goods. Good prompt service and delicious food and drinks.

Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for breakfast and I just wanted a plain bacon sandwich, but this was not possible. The dishes all have relish and brown cakey bread etc. Nothing plain. I had scrambled egg and bacon but found the bacon over smoked and the eggs a...More

1  Thank Jancrow4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on holiday from UK and visiting the Spiddal craft centre with family who live in the area. We stopped off at the cafe initially for a drink but decided to have some lunch. There were 5 adults, 1 child and 1 baby in...More

Thank Rachel2024
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well the statement on the menu warning customers that there is a maximum stay time and minimum spend amount is very off-putting from the start. Add to that slow service, some surly staff, flies buzzing over open displays of pastries and all in all the...More

Thank supersylph
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I use this cafe when i am entertaining guests in the area and find it to be excellent, the food is really tasty and all the people I take always find it mighty also.

Thank Ciaran H
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We visited Builin Blasta for the second time in 2 years. It was very good the first time and it hasn't lowered its standards since. It was very busy at the time but staff were great and very helpful. Food was excellent.Good coffee too.

Thank conorm759
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Nice cafe and have enjoyed both coffee and lunch over a 2 week stay in Spiddal. The mainly two staff on the floor were rushed for the most part and when busy, there is a wait, with on one occasion, nobody came to ask or...More

1  Thank DolB
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Had the most wonderful cappuccino and cake with my friends here last Sunday afternoon. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful especially the young waiter who served us. Will definitely return again and have a main course here.

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My partner and I decided to go there for lunch one afternoon when passing through Spiddal on a weekday. I have to say we were both very disappointed with the vegan wrap and side salad. (We both ordered the same thing). The Aubergine slices in...More

Thank ilunalight
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: An Ceardlann | Main Street, Spiddal, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Spiddal
  • Phone Number: +353 91 558 559
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