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Terra Madre Cafe

13a Bachelors Walk | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 873 5300
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“pasta” (41 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13a Bachelors Walk | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a proper Italian spot in the heart of Dublin, the food is really authentic, great raw materials. The service is 'very Italian', you need to be quite adaptable, just go with it! We I got in, I felt like I was back to...More

Thank Giacomo B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for dinner, having had it recommended by several friends. The server muttered the specials at us at high speed and disappeared. We selected our dishes and eventually ordered. The pasta was fresh and very nicely cooked, the sauce lacked a punch for me...More

Thank herbivore23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Why on earth go to an Italian restaurant while in Dublin? Because this one is just fantastic? Yes... Easy and warm atmosphere, delicious and inventive food, correct bill. The team at Terra Madre knows how to make you feel comfortable and has some kitchen tricks...More

Thank giulianovascotto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A tiny taverna- type downstairs cafe-- with an over-anxious -to- please maitre'd! my Mozzarella starter ,while small and expensive, was delicious--- but i think the chef felt bad about my guests tiny and expensive portion of Tripa and so sent out another portion! There are...More

Thank FullerE6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on weekend evening with my husband and our friend couple. The ambience seemed pretty convivial and 'typical Italian' - small tables, interior decor etc. However when it comes to food we were very disappointed. The appetisers have a good quality but it...More

Thank Norppeliini
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was part of a group and the cafe was recommended to us. The place is small and cosy with classic and authentic feel. The waiter knows his stuff and was very nice. There are vegetarian and fish options for the non meat eaters and...More

Thank salimsb
Reviewed 10 July 2017

As the title suggests, this place is easy to miss from the front. It felt like walking down into someone's kitchen! I absolutely loved it. Immediately felt authentic and the food was sublime. The waiter recommended a wine which matched to perfection. Definitely recommend!

Thank Henry P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful meal in this tiny spot with maybe 8 tables. The owner tended the tables, he was enthusiastic & made suggestions for entrees. Wine was very good, pasta was fresh & tasty. I would definitely recommend this spot

Thank Manni N
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I can't fault this place! The food is consitently delicious - each and every course. Very often the desserts let a place down but certainly not here - the coffee mousse, especially, is an exquisite dream of deliciousness!!!!! The staff are very welcoming and helpful,...More

Thank EvaSan86
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Although some of the reviews we read were negative we decide to try this place. It was the right choice! The place is really small and cozy, the menu is short but presents a great selection of real italian food (not the one you can...More

Thank Vincenzo V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
12:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13a Bachelors Walk | Dublin 1, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 873 5300
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