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The Sunshine Cafe

107, Lower Georges Street,, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
+353 1 230 1828
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
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8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Deli, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
107, Lower Georges Street,, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found this quite by chance. From the moment we sat our waiter looked after us amazingly. I had a simple breakfast. Perfect. Tea was too weak for me. No problem. Solved with such speed and grace. I never got his name I am afraid....More

1  Thank Cherryville
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

This little gem is by far one of my most favourite places to eat in dun Laoghaire. Very generous portions size always accompanied by a beautiful side salad. Extremely welcoming staff who are always friendly and accommodating. From beautiful paninis, excusite quiches or their fish...More

2  Thank monday-lunch-outings
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Have been here many times over the years, it's a family run cafe with quite a broad menu and something for everyone wether you just want a snack, brunch, lunch or a full meal. The chicken panini is delicious, as is the warm chicken salad,...More

1  Thank FullBellyFull
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Excellent casual dinner. Started with a nice pot of tea, seafood chowder and dinner. Nice atmosphere and staff. Great stop.

Thank WitnessProtection
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Just popped in for a coffee on cold morning and was tempted by chowder....delicious and decent gluten free bread.... Well done!

Thank Anne B
Reviewed December 11, 2017

We were recommended to have breakfast here and it did not disappoint. My daughter had the vegetarian breakfast and I had the full Irish without the black and white pudding with mushrooms.It was well cooked and served with white toast and butter. Tea or coffee...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

I had a full Irish breakfast this morning in the Sunshine and it was the nicest breakfast I’ve had in ages - the rashers and sausages are much tastier than the other cafes in Dun Laoghaire. I like the service here and it has a...More

Thank Eoghan_12
Managersunshinecafe, Owner at The Sunshine Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind comments , we really appreciate you taking the time to review our cafe Kindest regards

Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

Lovely cozy place, had a seafood chowder and it was great!!! Good quality, low prices and kindness by the waiters! Thanks

1  Thank Michele8682
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Pleasant Staff with a basic menu. Got scrambled eggs and toast with cappuccino for about 7e. No complaints, but nothing special about this place.

Thank Jessie R
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

This place used to be an old reliable in dun laoghaire. Today I went in with my mother and sister and had the most unprofessional experience I have ever had. Firstly, the place is filthy, I saw the chef with a dirty dish cloth up...More

Thank Nicole W
Managersunshinecafe, Owner at The Sunshine Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback .let me start by apologising , it appears that you experience of the sunshine cafe on this occasion was unsatisfactory My husband and I have run this business for almost ten years endeavouring to produce homemade and prepared...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107, Lower Georges Street,, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dun Laoghaire
  • Phone Number: +353 1 230 1828
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