Welcome to Walsh’s Bakery

Customer Notice January 2021

We are fully closed at the minute for our annual maintenance break . We will not be taking any cake orders for until Tuesday March 2nd, 2021. The bakery will reopen on Wednesday March 3rd for production and delivery.

We hope to reopen the cake shop for takeaway in March also but we do not have a date yet. Keep an eye on our social media accounts for any updates. If you have any queries please call 095-21283 or email info@walshsbakery.com. Please note there is nobody in the office so replies to queries may not be prompt.

The online shop will also be closed for the dates mentioned above.

Fáilte Ireland COVID-19 Safety Charter

We are delighted to have completed the Fáilte Ireland Safety Charter for Infection Prevention Control for Tourism Businesses course. We hope that when visiting our shop you feel comfortable and well catered for. If there is any issues you have please don’t hesitate to bring them to our attention. We have set out measures and modified our operations so that we can still bring you the best service and quality food possible at this present time.

Visit our NEW Online Shop


We are very excited to debut our NEW Online Shop!!! Browse the selection of breads, cakes, pastries and celebration cakes that are currently available for you to Click and Collect. Place your order in our secure environment using Paypal, then stop into the shop where you can pop in while we all keep social distancing. Of course, you can still phone in an order by calling 095-21283 or message us on Facebook as not all of our products are online yet.

Walsh’s Bakery was founded in 1953 by Tom Walsh. He married his wife, Una, soon thereafter. Their seven children grew up helping in the bakery and shop. The Walsh family baking tradition is now carried on by their son, Cathal, with his wife, Joan, and daughter, Róisín.

  • Walshs Bakery Front
    Visit us on Market Street in Clifden

Open year round, Walsh’s Café and Cake Shop are abuzz with locals and tourists enjoying handcrafted sandwiches, hot meals, gourmet coffees & teas and, of course, the many scrumptiously yummy breads, cakes and pastries created in the bakery.

Video filmed and edited by VisitorFlix International Limited for the Destination Video Guide on Aer Lingus. Web design/development and product photography by Stubborn Goats Creative Services. Gallery photos from This is Galway’s Boyd Challenger, as well as, Walsh’s staff.