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20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
+353 1 235 4501
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  • Average8%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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20 Saint Patrick's Road | Dalkey, Dublin, Dalkey, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived in to please wait sign - we waited and waited to the point where we just walked out. Please train staff in basic customer service - an acknowledgement from waiting staff or I am presuming the manager would have been sufficient to let us...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dublinsouther
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Lovely afternoon lunch in Idlewilde today. Food (pulled pork sandwich) very nice. Good atmosphere. Service good. Recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Came here yesterday for brunch with my son, the pancakes were not bad but the inside of cafe was very ‘grotty’ so we decided to eat in their courtyard .. The courtyard itself was very dirty but nothing a good powerhose, paint and some elbow...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AndreaRoch
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Love the food, great cafe, good service. Would recommend this cafe and I would visit again Blah blah blah blah is this now 100 characters? What a stupid rule TA!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wedderburn25
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Went for a stroll through Dalkey as I had just dropped my mother off at the gym. Started to gravitate towards a small side road and that’s when I stumbled across idlewild. Ordered the iced machiatta latte (large) which was made by a wee blonde...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Till C
Reviewed 2 July 2018

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

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AoiQ19
Reviewed 8 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.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 50skids
idlewildecafeda... i, Manager at Idlewilde, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

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

Reviewed 9 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

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank PS311
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

Date of visit: January 2018
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

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Shelby W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
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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