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'No loud Americans' cafe in Kerry shuts up shop for a few days

“Far from the maddening crowd”.

PETER’S PLACE CAFÉ in Waterville, Kerry gained international attention a few weeks back when this sign was pictured in the window.

loudamericans Source: Maurice Campbell

Various media outlets attempted to contact the proprietor of the restaurant after the picture of the sign went viral, and now it seems that the attention became too much.

Alonzo Harris informs us that Peter and co decided to take a little break “far from the maddening crowd”.

peters Source: Alonzo Harris

Some of the cast and crew of Star Wars, including Mark Hamill and director JJ Abrams were spotted in Waterville while filming on Skellig Michael last week.

We can only assume that – as Americans, although we can’t vouch for their loudness –  they went elsewhere for tea and sandwiches.

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