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The Gateway

Main Street | Only Open Thurs -sunday 10.30-3.00 Should be Open More to Provide a Proper Service, Durrus, Ireland
+353 27 61353
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
20 Oct 2016
4 Sep 2016
Restaurant Hours
Irish, European
££ - £££
Main Street | Only Open Thurs -sunday 10.30-3.00 Should be Open More to Provide a Proper Service, Durrus, Ireland
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Ate here with a couple of friends recently, the coffee was really good as were our sandwiches,friendly staff and a great atmosphere

Thank GloriaOS
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Café and Shop, André is very good at Service. Snacks and Meals are generous and low in Price! Drop in!

Thank Dieter S
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Good location - at Durrus - left for Mizen or right for Sheeps Head - although this restaurant is for sale and only open between 10 and 3 - it's fairly busy all this time -the food is great and the service is efficient -...More

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Food was good - well-cooked full Irish and cakes/desserts were delicious. Service was pretty brusque, however - took the edge of what would have been a very good cafe experience.

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Just visited two days ago and had the biggest pancake dissapoinment moment! We stopped in for a coffee on our way to Sheeps Head and was handed meu from a friendly staff. On the menu was 'Pancakes' - which to us, sounded wonderful, as we...More

1  Thank Tania P
Reviewed 29 May 2014

We stopped off for lunch recently with our two year old and were warmly welcomed and shown to a nice table. I ordered the smoked salmon and my husband ordered the quiche- both were delicious. Our daughter made a bit of a mess feeding herself...More

2  Thank Shocath
Reviewed 3 December 2013

This place is a traveller's treasure. Good choice of food well cooked and beautifully presented. Fast internet access and save room for fantastic cakes and coffee. I fully recommend it

1  Thank Ventingforh
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Don't miss this lovely café (and excellent food store). Fantastic Irish breakfasts and all-day snacks. Only sorry they have closed the upstairs evening restaurant.

1  Thank M O
Reviewed 13 October 2013

This restaurant is stylish & offers delicious food, beverages & desserts. It is good quality & perfectly cooked to order. The staff were attentive & friendly. We will definitely visit again & would thoroughly recommend it to all!

Thank theresapower
Reviewed 8 October 2013 via mobile

Popped in here with some family members on Sunday last for coffee and dessert , couldn't fault it , lovely surroundings and great carrot cake , not forgetting the service was also excellent , will return .

Thank i8mu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Only Open Thurs -sunday 10.30-3.00 Should be Open More to Provide a Proper Service, Durrus, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Durrus
  • Phone Number: +353 27 61353
Open all day - cafe; pastries; main courses. Internet area; General store Modern decor - believe it opened in may 2011
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