Ballycastle: Home cooking at Mary's Cottage Kitchen - Visit North Mayo

Located on Main Street, Ballycastle and built in the 1800’s, this building is now home to Mary’s Cottage Kitchen. It still holds many stunning traditional features including the stone wall exterior, open loft, exposed beams, flag floors and a quaint open fire.

Mary's Cottage Kitchen Ballycastle
Mary’s Cottage Kitchen, Main Street Ballycastle County Mayo

Against this charming backdrop, customers can expect tasty home-cooked food prepared by proprietor Mary Munnelly herself. Mary’s Cottage Kitchen boasts a delicious range of home-made soups including mushroom, vegetable, carrot & coriander and smoked bacon & potato. Other dishes include smoked salmon, quiches, paninis, salads and much more, all served up with freshly made brown bread and some seasonal jams.

For those with a sweet tooth, this quaint establishment has a range of baked treats. Sample treats including apple or rhubarb tart, lemon meringue, chocolate chip cookies, cheesecake and fruit scones.

Mary also prepares a range of homemade preserves including chutneys, jams and marmalades. All preserves are available to buy in this cosy restaurant.

Featured on Georgina Campbell’s prestigious guide, Mary’s is the perfect place to refuel and relax while sightseeing along Ballycastle’s stunning Wild Atlantic Way.

If you have some spare time to explore North Mayo, view our guide of great things to do in Ballycastle and Belderrig.

Marys Cottage Kitchen

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday to Monday, 10am – 5pm. Closed on Tuesday. Please check their social media pages for up-to-date information.

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For further information

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