Coffee and Cake in the Boyne Valley! | Discover Boyne Valley Meath, Ireland

Coffee and Cake in the Boyne Valley!

Date: 03/07/2024

Coffee and Cake in the Boyne Valley!

In recent years, the coffee culture in the Boyne Valley has blossomed, with an array of charming cafes and artisan coffee shops dotting the area. These establishments pride themselves on sourcing high-quality beans, often locally roasted, to provide the perfect cup of coffee. Whether you prefer a robust espresso, a creamy latte, or a smooth flat white, the coffee here is crafted with care and precision. No coffee break in the Boyne Valley is complete without a slice of cake. The region’s cafes and bakeries offer a tantalizing variety of baked goods, from traditional Irish treats to modern creations. Here are our top spots to enjoy Coffee and Cake in the Boyne Valley in 2024!

Barista Coffee Dock in Park Beo Greenway Services Hub 

Park Beo Wilkinstown

Why not grab a coffee at the Barista Coffee Dock at Park Beo  before heading off to begin your journey of the Boyne Valley to Lakelands Greenway. They are open 7 days a week.

Find out more here.

Bective Tea Rooms

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Enjoy a beautiful cup of coffee or tea in the scenic surrounds of Bective Tea Rooms between Navan and Trim. Why not get a takeaway and enjoy their beautiful 3km walk along the Boyne River too! They are open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm. Find out more here.

Brambles at Brú na Boinne Visitor Centre


On your next visit to Brú na Boinne- Newgrange and Knowth, take some time before or after your tour to enjoy the wonderful setting of Brambles Café in the visitor centre. They are open 7 days a week. Find out more here.

Brambles Café at Oldbridge House

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Enjoy a morning coffee, lunch or afternoon tea on your next visit to Oldbridge House and The Battle of the Boyne Visitor centre this spring. They are open Monday to Sunday. Find out more here.

Coffee Works Trim

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This family-owned Coffee Shop is a must stop on your next visit to the Heritage town of Trim. Serving great coffee and yummy treats, they also supply lots of local goodies too. Open Monday to Sunday until 5pm. Find out more here.

Eureka House Kells

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Situated in the heritage town of Kells, Eureka House is the perfect spot to enjoy a catch up with friends or family while enjoying a great coffee and one of their delicious treats. They are also open 7 days a week. Find out more here.

Harvest Home Bakery

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Watch the world go by while enjoying great coffee and cakes at Harvest Home Bakery in Trim. This is the perfect spot to sit and relax after a walk in the Porchfields! They are open Tuesday to Saturday until 5pm. Find out more here.

Loughcrew Coffee Shop

Loughcrew coffee shop

Sit and sip an excellent coffee and delicious cake while watching the kids play outside. Situated in Historic Gardens this is the perfect place to relax and unwind away from the hustle and bustle of town. Open 7 days 10am - 5pm during summer. Find out more here.

Maguires Hill of Tara

Maguire's coffee

Work up an appetite at the famous Hill of Tara and then make your way down to Maguires for a Coffee and sweet treat. Sit on the wall outside with all the locals and get the news of the day! They are open 7 days a week until 5.45pm. Find out more here.

Park Rí Kells

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With lots of different coffee options and a huge selection of cakes and treats, Park Rí is a must stop on your trip around the Boyne Valley. This destination food stop is open 7 days a week. Find out more here.

Platter By Lu

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Platterbylu offers a warm, welcoming cafe with its French influence and calm atmosphere in Trim. You will also find an artisan pantry shop, stocked with beautiful cheeses, charcuterie and other goodies. PlatterByLu offers take-away and dine-in options and there is also some outdoor, dog-friendly seating. Find out more here.


Coffee and chats await at Scullery No.4 in Kells this Spring. Situated on Bective Street, you are always guaranteed a friendly smile with good coffee and beautiful home-made bakes! They are open Wednesday to Monday!


Sonairte Cafe

Get back to nature at Sonairte Café every weekend. They are open Friday to Sunday and serve a delicious range of vegetarian and vegan meals and treats in the beautiful surrounds of Sonairte Eco Centre and Gardens. Their food is good for people and the planet and where possible uses certified organic seasonal vegetables and fruit grown in the Sonairte garden. Find out more here.

The Central

The Central

Pick up a great coffee and delicious cake at The Central this spring and watch the world go by in the centre of Navan. The Cafe offers casual eat in and take out food and drinks all day and night, and they are open 7 days a week! Find out more here.

Boann Café

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The new Boann Café and Bistro at Trim Castle Hotel is the perfect spot to catch up over a coffee and a sweet treat. They are open 7 days a week. Find out more here.

Dollys Bar and Pantry


The Pantry is the newly opened coffee shop at the back of Dollys bar serving speciality coffee, delicious treats and artisan hand produced food using top quality ingredients seven days a week. Find out more here.

Sage and Stone

Sage and Stone

This is a great place to escape your busy working day for a coffee and a sweet treat. Open at the weekends, you can also bring your 4 legged friend. Find out more here.

Sheridan’s Café


Sheridan’s Café serving tea, coffees, light lunches and cakes, all made with the best ingredients in their kitchen baked daily. They are open 7 days a week. Find out more here.

The Coffee Box Drogheda

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The Coffee Box has 3 locations in Drogheda - George's Square, Newtown Blue GAA and LIDL Donore Road. They proudly serve Ariosa coffee and offer a wide range of sweet treats. Find out more here.

The Greenways Café

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Open daily, and only a five minute walk, or one minute cycle to the Boyne Valley to Lakelands Greenway! They serve a great selection of coffee and yummy treats. Find out more here.

Whether you're sitting in a rustic café by the river or enjoying a slice of cake in a historic town, the simple pleasure of coffee and cake in this picturesque region is something to be savoured. So next time you find yourself in the Boyne Valley, take a moment to indulge in this delightful tradition and let the rich tastes and warm atmosphere leave a lasting impression.

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