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The Lovely Food Company

#111 of 2,140 Restaurants in Dublin
€€ - €€€Irish, Cafe, European
Terenure Court Anli Mews 14 Terenure Road West, Dublin D6W VY91, Ireland
+353 1 492 7717
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Terenure Court Anli Mews 14 Terenure Road West, Dublin D6W VY91, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We used the lovely food company home catering for a christening. Melanie and Margaret were fantastic to deal with and were very accommodating and helpful with dietary requirements. The food was delicious. Both the beef and chicken and leek dishes were enjoyed by all. There...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Fort82
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

I called in for my first time ever and had their breakfast. The chef must have some good sources as the ingredients were beautiful and everything was cooked just right. The staff are lovely. The place is very busy with locals , always a good...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank michaelmC2898AJ
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We went for an Early Bird last night and the restaurant lived up to its name: The food was lovely indeed and the early bird menu was good value. We had the prawns and the halloumi pakora to start with and the fish and chips...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Petra513
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere, packed for brunch. Were told it would be a 30minute wait, but were luckily seated within 3minutes! The menu had so many delicious options it was hard to decide on a dish. I had a chicken stuffing sandwich (which was a bit too...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Fiona O
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

A big thank you to Margaret and Melanie for helping us have a great christening. They helped with the choices, communication was great and food was amazing - everyone loved food and went back for seconds! Thanks again

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ChicaSouthAmerica
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Really good brunch - served quickly and efficiently. No wonder this place has a queue out the door. Toilets need a bit of redecoration, though, and the place is cold.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sheila K
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The Lovely Food Company is exactly what it says on the tin - lovely! Delicious hot drinks, pastries, cakes and sandwiches! The vegetarian sandwich is absolutely fabulous - halloumi cheese, roasted veg and pesto! The staff are always lovely and friendly! It's a pleasure to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ninny0
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This is an ideal cafe for breakfast/brunch. Staff are friendly and accommodating. The space is very limited so it is hard to relax, perfect for breakfast but I wouldn't come here for dinner. The food is fresh and tastey, portion sizes are perfect and price...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Jean H
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Great food and service . Early bird menu is great value . Can be a little cold near the front door . Desserts particularly nice

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank lbyrne99
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We had a lovely brunch in The Lovely food company in Terenure village. The service was helpful & friendly. The food was good value and arrived in good time. The portions were excellent. We would recommend the " Lovely Irish" breakfast fry @ €9.50 which...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Ciaran M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
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 D6W VY91, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 492 7717
  • E-mail
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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