Who We Are
Who are we? What makes Urru special?
Urru was opened in 2003 by Ruth Healy. Together with her team, Ruth is energetically
Creating and caring for your culinary experiences every day
Reflecting the universal appeal of real, honest, local food on the shelves and in the cafe
Cultivating the two-way relationship between local producers and consumers in Ireland
Working enthusiastically as ambassadors for Ireland's excellent food producers and as culinary advisors to you.
What will I find in Urru?
Urru is a Culinary Treasure Trove of
Over 100 Irish producers' ranges representing all the dynamic food regions of the country - West Cork, Northern Ireland, Boyne Valley, the Wild Atlantic Way countries, Munster and The Ancient East
Wide range of authentic world foods & ingredients for the adventurous cook
Fresh, seasonal Irish produce
A lovely range of Independent Wines
Over 1000 Cookery Books - perhaps one of the Ireland's largest retail ranges
In-store Snack Cafe offering simple tastes of the region's foods
What else does Urru get up to?
Urru - Working & Excelling Locally & Nationally
Good Food Ireland Food Shop of the Year 2013/14
Good Food Ireland Highly Commended Food Shop of the Year 2011/12
Mc Kenna Food Guides Recommended
Georgina Campbell Food Guide Recommended
Founding member of Bandon Farmers Market
Failte Ireland Food Champion since 2012
Checkout Magazine Ireland’s 2013 Grocery Power 100 list
P.S. What does Urru mean? "Urban - Rural"