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20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
+353 1 235 3401
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
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Reviewed today

We had early morning coffee here and fresh pastries. The patio was really sunny and good buzz for the time of day. Its off the main road in Dalkey but worth a visit.

Thank ozziegirl1980
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came here for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. The place was busy, but there were free tables and we were given one a nice one outside in the courtyard. From there everything deteriorated. It took an age for someone to give us menus, then...More

Thank signpostk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a Greek salad here. The portion would have barely fed a sparrow. They had no dressing or olive oil. Cost: €9.50. Waste of money and no feedback from the waitress on our comment. Avoid.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, I had a breakfast of salmon and scrambled egg, washed down with cappuccino. The place is nice, the staff friendly and the yummy. Prices aren't cheap but not expensive either. I would happily go back there again.

Thank Jenika I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The decoration is beautiful and the menu attractive. But what you got on the plate is another story. I know, this cafe is in a small village, and they probably don't face the same rush than in a city like Dublin, but the service was...More

Thank nanne66
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Dalkey has a reputation as a foodie haven - this place should surely stand out as one of the best. We opted for simple fare - coffee and scones. Excellent!!! But judging by the plates going by and the smiles on others faces, the brunch...More

Thank csmcuk
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this great cafe, Idlewild, while walking around the village of Dalkey. It actually didn't come up in a Trip Advisor Search for breakfast places, weirdly enough, but if you search by name you can find it. I'm so glad we came. By...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Arrived at Dalkey around 5 pm, I stopped at this cafe for having snacks. I ordered a cup of hot chocolate and the pastry and undoubtedly, I give 4 stars for the hot chocolate. I suggest you to order the large size than the regular...More

Thank Ranitravelandeat
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

After a long trek up Killiney Hill and back I decided to stop for brunch with a healthy appetite. The restaurant is just off the Main Street but worthwhile searching out. I went for the eggs benedict and wasn't disappointed with either the content, quantity...More

Thank Criticus_Maximus
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I went to this busy little cafe hungry for good food, good coffee and I was not disappointed! Firstly I came in with two friends and even though the place was buzzing, I was seated down by a lovely waitress who handed us three menus...More

Thank Alison O
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dalkey
  • Phone Number: +353 1 235 3401
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