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22 Aug 2017
“Best scones in Derry”
27 Oct 2015
“Slain go foil”
Culturlann Ui Chanain is an award-winning Irish language, arts and cultural centre in Derry City. It is home to a number of exciting creative Irish language and cultural initiatives that bring life and activity to the centre day and night. An Caife...more
37 Great James Street, Derry BT48 7DB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times Really well prepared good wholesome food Called a morning this week The scones were superb Beautiful crusty exterior and excellently baked interiors The best scones in Derry Lovely friendly ladies serving with a smile and exceptionally concerned that you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

A great place to meet Gaelic speakers at all levels. We called in here after visiting St. Eugene's Cathedral. Would have liked to have spent more time there as my Gaelic is very poor. Being English we wondered what the reception would be like ,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Wonderful place to spend some time, nice restaurant, talk a bit of Irish with the locals, and enjoy the architecture of the building which has won awards I'm lead to believe.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

This building has apparently won several architectural awards. It is unusual but rather stark- shutter poured concrete wall internally. I attended some events there and considered the echo off the walls makes listening difficult. Tapestries would deaden the echoes and add a warmth to the...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Daoinenaheireann
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Bought tickets last minute based on a review in the Derry Journal. Loved last nights gig. Connla were excellent the quality of the music was extremely high. It was my first real taste of live traditional music. The venue is perfect for intimate gigs.

Thank Maria j
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Loads of cultural events going on in this centre. full of great architecture and Irish spoken throughout. Lovely cafe offering a wide range of food at reasonable prices. Worth a visit

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank maria f
Reviewed 7 August 2013

This center can be found on Great James Street in Derry, just outside the walls. It acts as a hub for a variety of different cultural and arts organisations throughout the Northwest Region. It's an impressive addition to the city's skyline. It includes a 200...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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