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Located on the beautiful cliff walk in Kilkee with breath taking views, serving breakfast until 12.30, sandwiches, soup, chowder, pizza, fish & chips, crabmeat, and prawns. All desserts are home made
PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Irish
FEATURES
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Waterfront
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Reviewed 15 October 2020

Highly recommended. Food is always freshly prepared and really delicious, especially the fish and chips. Service very efficient even when busy. Wonderful atmosphere with amazing views.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

8 of us came this morning to have breakfast. They opened at 10am and there was a good queue. We had 2 tables near each other so the children had 1 table and adopts another. We had our usual pancakes for the kids and poached...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2020

Thank you for your lovely review of the Diamond Rocks Cafe. It is always nice to see you all and we look forward to seeing you back again soon. Kind regards, Kevin and Margaret

Reviewed 12 September 2020

A beautiful place with good service and magnificent views. Good food also and well sorted for Covid 19

Date of visit: September 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2020

Hi Mike and Karen, thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you back again. Kind regards, Kevin and Margaret

Reviewed 11 September 2020

Good social distancing and covid-19 management. Efficient and friendly staff and above all great food. The chowder was very good as with the open crab and apple sandwich. The location is fabulous.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe and for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our chowder and open crab sandwich, thankfully they are both very popular dishes. We hope to see you back again some time....More

Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

Unexpectedly lovely food and friendly staff! We were allowed to have our dog sit with us outside too! The views are lovely, would recommend the scone or sandwiches.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe and for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your scone and sandwich and dogs are always welcome here. We hope to see you back again some time. Kind regards, Kevin...More

Reviewed 5 September 2020

Great location. jus the stop you need after a swim at the Pollock holes or as we did, a walk along the beautiful cliffs. Busy place. Staff very friendly and food was tasty and reasonably priced. Spot on with Covid regs. too.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Hi Tommy, love the heading! Thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe and for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you back again some time. Kind regards, Kevin...More

Reviewed 1 September 2020 via mobile

Was here today with the lovely Ursula. We just returned from the top of the Kilkee Cliff Walk and were in need of refreshment. This is a perfect spot. Talk about location location location! We had coffees and cake and there is a super menu...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Hi Charlie, thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe and for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our coffee and cake, our coffee supplier is Ponaire who are based in Newport, Co. Tipperary and who do on-line...More

Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

Lovely views, food is ok ideal for a coffee and something light to eat. Can be very busy so try to avoid peak times

Date of visit: August 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Hi Michelle, thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe and for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you back again some time. Kind regards, Kevin and Margaret

Reviewed 16 August 2020 via mobile

Very compliant during Covid 19 Food was excellent. Had the seafood chowder with plenty of fresh fish and brown bread. Tables were sanitized and good control of customers entering and leavingMore

Date of visit: August 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review the Diamond Rocks Cafe and for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our chowder and home made brown bread. Our fish supplier is based in Doonbeg, CS Fish and they have a shop also....More

Reviewed 14 August 2020

Have been coming here years and know the place and the menu well. Menu is really tasty cafe style with incredible cakes and desserts. My reason for finally getting around to posting a review (have been meaning to for years of great times) is to...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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margareth635, Owner at The Diamond Rocks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2020

Sincere thanks for your very positive review. Times are difficult at the moment, sadly, but we are trying our best to adhere to the guidelines. We are lucky with the space we have and also the wonderful staff. Please introduce yourself on your next visit...More

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terri47302
11 March 2020|
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Response from Margaret H | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your message, yes we open daily from April 4th Kind regards, Margaret
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dede197
12 July 2016|
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Response from Margaret H | Property representative |
Hi, we have gluten free toasted sandwiches, chips, soup, snickers cheesecake, pavlova and roulade. Thanks
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sylvia k
15 September 2015|
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Response from Margaret H | Property representative |
Hi Sylvia, Thanks for your message. We are open Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays all year round. Please say hi when you are in and we will treat you to a coffee! Have you been here before? Kind regards, Margaret
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  • The Diamond Rocks Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5