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Idlewilde Cafe

20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
+353 1 235 4501
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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Cafe, European, Irish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this cafe looking for a nice lunch and it was quiet when we entered with another couple just sat down before us. Ordered some drinks, as well as eggs benedict and a pulled pork sandwich. We both noted that there was a fairly significant...More

Thank AoiQ19
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, food was great and the coffee too, open earlier than most in Dalkey. Great spot (Dalkey), cafe off the main st.

Thank 50skids
idlewildecafeda... i, Manager at Idlewilde Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Idlewilde. Have a nice day, Idlewilde Café.

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Went along for breakfast after staying in Dalkey for a weekend. I ordered the pancakes with bacon. These were fine with respect to quantity however, they were a bit bland and rather doughy. The bacon was nice and not salty. I also ordered a croissant...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Visited this cafe with a few work colleagues. They offer a good selection of lunch items and loads of sweet treats - I had a triple chocolate chip cookie and one of my colleagues had a pancake. I fell in love with their Chai Latte,...More

Thank CariNF7
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great little cafe in Dalkey! We stopped for breakfast on Easter Bank Holiday Monday and they were one of the very few places open. Great range of breakfasts, sandwiches, light bites and meals. I had the lemon and icing sugar Crepes with a pot of...More

Thank Shelby W
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A great atmosphere with friendly staff and delicious food-gluten free options which was helpful. Highly recommend the eggs Benedict :)

Thank Sammy B
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great find! Was driving through and stopped off for breakfast, so glad we did. The coffee is divine, the food phenomenal and the service top standard. They cater for gluten free if that's what you need and the service is so friendly, if I could...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We hadn't been here for a couple of years and were disappointed as it lacks the zing in food presentation and service that we remembered. It is still a good place to pop into for a coffee or a quick lunch with a good choice...More

Thank Cherry P
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Idlewilde is a lovely hidden cafe near Harold boys school . It is family friendly and has a nice range of food , has a nice quiet atmosphere :)

Thank Alisa Y
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Last Sunday on a visit to Dalkey I spotted this place from the corner of my eye while crossing the junction of Castle Street and Saint Patrick's Road. I walked in at lunchtime and I ordered a Wrights Oak Smoked Salmon with Bagel, Cream Cheese,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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 4501
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