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Irish, European, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed 5 days ago

As a child of the 80s, Black Forest Gateau is my favourite birthday cake, even thought its a classic its very difficult to find an exemplary BFG in most bakeries. Well Mannings certainly delivers! I've had the BFG for 2 birthdays from here and it...is delicious, moist and just the right amount of kirsch. They are always perfectly decorated, and they keep well. I've had some dry, disappointing versions that use grapes (??) instead of cherries from other "traditional" bakeries. Keep it up Manning's!More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 17 December 2021

I've called them asking if they still had cakes for collection ( whole ones) and they confirmed that they had it , then I made my way to pick it up knowing that they close @ 18pm , I got there by 17:45 and one...of the girls had a really rude attitude shouting that they're closed . I can understand you start getting ready to close at that time but they customer service is horrible.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 22 November 2021 via mobile

Bought some pastries here and the food was delicious!!!! I gave a 4 star review because to get Ute delicious food, you have to be barked at by rude staff. :/

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 8 October 2021 via mobile

I must admit I love Manning’s. Great food cakes and coffee. Always good quality and friendly staff. Only thing that’s changed is they are only doing takeaway but I still enjoyed. Hope they full reopen soon.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 16 September 2021

Considering coffee isn’t their speciality this was a pleasant surprise. Delicious flat white with just the right amount of milk - Outstanding

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 6 July 2021

I ordered a cake online for my wife’s birthday a day before the celebration. The shop advised me that the delivery will be 9am till 5pm. I called the shop at 04:45pm to advise that the cake has not been delivered yet. They told me...that they will call the delivery guy to ask the status only to come back to me saying that the cake was dropped at house no. 10 which is far away from our house. So we walked to the the said house but the family living in there said they did not receive any cake. What a VERY VERY POOR SERVICE! The cake was supposed to be a surprise but it turned out to be a disappointment. Definitely will not recommend them. Waste of time and money.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 26 May 2021

Ordered the heart shape strawberry and cream cake. Was delicious but didn't look as nice as the pictures. Maybe your staff should check the picture before they decorate it. The strawberries were just pushed into the cake with the stalks still on. And the little...heart sprinkles were no were to be seen. First pic is the ad second pic was what i received not as pretty. Also asked for happy 70 th birthday mam to be put on it that was missing along with the Kiki and heart sprinkles.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Brian M, General Manager at Manning's Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2021

Hi Noleen, I am really sorry your cake did not arrive as expected but am glad you enjoyed. I will speak to the bakery manager about the issues you have raised. We appreciate the balanced feedback. Thanks

Reviewed 10 March 2021

I ordered a birthday cake and some other bakery items, from Canada, for my daughter's birthday, to be delivered to her as a surprise, as she is studying in Dublin. The online order system was simple to use and was seamless. I ordered and paid...for everything 2 wks before her BD and they delivered everything the morning of her birthday! The order was correct and my daughter was definitely surprised and sooo happy. Photos of the BD cake and the scones and muffins looked delicious and my daughter confirmed that everything tasted fantastic! The scones were fresh, with a nice crunch to the crust but soft on the inside and the red velvet cake was moist and delicious and the cream cheese icing was perfection. Thank you for making it so easy to order online, so that anyone can order from anywhere in the world and have your delicious baking delivered anywhere in Dublin. Thank you for getting the order right and for delivering on schedule. Thank you for the delicious baked goods that my daughter thoroughly enjoyed on her BD. The prices were very reasonable and I will definitely order from you again in the future.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 30 January 2021

Love Mannings bakery!😍 We ordered Birthday cake to our son who lives in Dublin far away from us. Delivery was on time, the cake was wrapped as a gift with birthday card, looked better than on the web and was delicious! Thanks MB - it...was priceless!❤More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 18 December 2020 via mobile

Placed a cake for Christmas 2 weeks prior They refunded my order without explanation 2 days prior to delivery date AWFUL !!! NO COMMUNICATION!!!!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Hi Happiness, We do indeed provided we have availability on the day you need the delivery. If you book the delivery through our website and we are at capacity someone will call you immediately to offer an alternative... More
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Yes, Manning's Bakery offers takeaway services.

Manning's Bakery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5