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The Lovely Food Company

#205 of 1,976 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
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Terenure Court Anli Mews 14 Terenure Road West, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 492 7717
08:30 - 21:30
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All hours
Mon 08:30 - 16:00
Tue - Fri 08:30 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 21:30
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Dublin, Ireland
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food, the salted caramel slice is to die for. Very busy on weekend lunch times, but service remains good.

Thank Kiplet
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in for a cappuccino and decided on a gluten free salted caramel slice.. Normally the gluten free selection in cafes is good but this was delicious - will definitely be back!

Thank rachht
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Always like this spot. Friendly, attentive service and food is consistently good. Went again last night and was not disappointed with a fab burger while my husband was heartily satisfied with his fish and chips. Our only criticism is that the menu should be changed more often.

Thank Niamh G
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Myself,my husband and daughters come here regularly. It is very hard to find a restaurant that is perfect across all boards. The food is delicious, there is always the right amount of people in the restaurant and the staff are the friendliest and most helpful. Everything tastes so good from the bread with butter/pesto to the prawn linguine to the... More 

Thank oliviaball24
Ireland - Newbridge
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We shared the early bird. Croquettes for one and chicken supreme for the other. Croquettes soft, delicious and full of flavour and sauce perfect balance to the dish. Chicken supreme was a spice coated moist breast of chicken, cos cous ( made with coriander, tumeric, shallots and some other ingredients - spicy and full of flavour ), guacamole and julienne... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We had a really nice meal tonight. Been here a couple of times before and we were not disappointed. I'd definitely recommend the duck parfait. The staff are friendly and efficient and the atmosphere is relaxed. We'll be back.

Thank Audann
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to come if you are looking for a lovely traditional menu in a nice setting served by great staff. I'll be back :-)

Thank Ruairi77
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The very best for any breakfast - porridge only or full Irish or Continental. Or just coffee and pastry.

Thank Michael H
Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Fresh, delicious and yummy coffee!! Sunday brunch is awesome here. Service was good and atmosphere was relaxed despite how busy it can be. Definitely come back.

Thank Ciara F
Norwich, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This lovely restaurant could easily be overlooked from the outside as it is among corner shop style eateries and services, but inside it has classy decor and a cosy, intimate ambiance. The restaurant came highly recommended by the people we were staying with, especially the house white wine and starters which could be enough for a small main! The main... More 

Thank Anni U

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Irish, Cafe, European, British, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
08:30 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Terenure Court Anli Mews 14 Terenure Road West, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 492 7717
The Lovely Food Co is delighted to bring Gourmet-Cafe Dining to Terenure Dublin. Brought to you by a multi award winning team we focus on the freshest local food, our team prepare in-house daily to deliver an extensive range of fresh homemade products to our customers. Whatever we don’t produce in house is sourced from some of Ireland's upcoming artisan suppliers.Opening Hours Monday 8:30am until 5pm , Tuesday to Friday 8:30am, last orders 9:30pm, Saturday from 10am with last orders at 9:30pm, and Sunday from 10am until 5:00pm.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?