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Family Owned

Owners of Alexanders Ballybofey in the Coffee Loft

Exceptional Donegal Shopping Experiences


Alexanders of Ballybofey

We are a family owned business, established in 1960. Conveniently located on the Main Street of Ballybofey, in the heart of our community.


We sell newspapers, cards, lotto, wine, grocery, confectionery, workwear, tools and much, much more!

Upstairs, visit our homeware department and newly opened Coffee Loft and Book Corner.

Official stockist of Frenchic® Furniture Paint. 

Our Coffee Loft

Nestled upstairs in Alexanders, treat yourself to a new book, order your coffee, sit back and relax...

Full of homemade treats and bakes, soup and sandwiches, delicious ice creams, beautiful herbal teas and the most amazing coffee!

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Alexanders Coffee Loft

What We Do


Fresh Fruit and Veg

Bread and Milk








Gardening Tools

Seeds and Fertilisers 

Nails and Screws

Light Bulbs



Frenchic Furniture Paint 

Scarves and Gifts

Bakeware and Utensils

Plates and Saucepans


Buckets and Brushes


Jugs and Flasks

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Homemade Scones

Bakes and Cakes

Freshly Made Sandwiches


Delicious Ice Creams

McCabe's Coffee

  Speciality Teas 

More About Us

Alexanders of Ballybofey is your one-stop shop for all your needs! Ballybofey, nestled along the River Finn, is a vibrant tapestry woven with history, charm, and natural beauty. For 64 years, we have been proudly serving the local community with our wide variety of products and services.

More than just a convenience store:

Alexanders of Ballybofey stands out from other Donegal shops, because whilst we offer all the essentials you would expect from a convenience store, such as newspapers, cards, lotto, wine, groceries, and confectionery, we also stock a much wider selection of products.


We have workwear and tools for the DIY enthusiast, as well as a homeware department upstairs. And if you're looking for a relaxing break, be sure to visit our coffee loft or book corner.


A warm Donegal welcome:

We are passionate about supporting our local community. When you visit Alexanders of Ballybofey, you can expect a warm and friendly welcome from our knowledgeable staff. We are always happy to help you find what you need and to answer any questions you may have.


Whether you're a local resident or a curious traveller making your way through the wonderful array of Donegal shops, Alexanders of Ballybofey is your gateway to authentic Donegal experiences. Step inside and relax in our cosy Coffee Loft. Sip on a lovely hot coffee, indulge in our homemade scones and baked treats, and lose yourself in a good book from our Book Corner. You can count on us for both the essentials and the extraordinary. Find hidden gems, savour local flavours, and connect with the community, all within our welcoming walls.


Our doors are open, our hearts are full, and we can't wait to welcome you into the fold.


We hope to see you soon!



"Lovely wee coffee shop with great home bakes. Lovely food,

good value & helpful , friendly staff"

- Pat W.

“A great shop.

Everything from masking tape, to groceries to the latest bestsellers, and everything in between”

- John G.

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