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3 Bath Place | Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 283 5120
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:00
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

First thought, only beautiful cakes and coffee here. But along with an extensive range of sweet cakes, they had fresh sandwiches, we opted for Breakfasts, veggies by two and full. Absolutely magnificent in size and taste. Home family feel and friendly.

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Thank Mel H
London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The things that struck me the most about this fabulous place is the friendliness of the staff, the lovely presentation of a basic salad and the great atmosphere. I only stumbled across this place on a bike ride and was very happy to have had my lunch here. I will definitely come here again. The rye sandwiches are a good... More 

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Dublin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

we went there for lunch today. It offers range of sandwiches, wraps and similar for reasonable prices. While we were eating there was a constant trail of people coming in for sandwiches to go. The atmosphere in friendly and it does a full breakfast up to 11 or so before shifting to lunch mode. They use bloomer bread and ciabbata... More 

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Sant Cugat del Valles, Spain
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

I was looking for a nice cafe with wifi to work and I found it! I spent all the morning working on my laptop while taking a nice cup of tea. They were not hassling me despite I spent more than 4 hours. Sandwiches are tasty and pots of tea are adequate. Views to the sea are awesome and the... More 

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Thank GourmetCris
Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

This is a great cafe in Blackrock, right beside the dart station. I usually get a sandwich or salad to takeaway on my lunch hour but this time I decided to sit in. The staff are friendly and full of smiles, and always busy! I ordered the Spoon Salad and a cup of tea. The tea is served from colourful... More 

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Thank Clare_sa_Speir
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

I used to go to this cafe about 3 times a week as I was attending college in blackrock for a year. They do great deals for students from the college -€5 for a wrap,crisps and a can. The wraps could be hot spicy or plain chicken or as the lads preferred spicy burritos wraps. The wraps were always fresh... More 

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Thank Emma G
Dublin, Ireland
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34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Great spot - outside if you brought your pet or inside for warmth. Inside or out great friendly service, good food and reasonably priced - weekend lunch or brunch all day. He had the full monty I had the eggs benedict. "I'll be back!"

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Thank BfpCom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Tasty lunch had here they do a nice few bits and the staff were great limited on tables but handy for take away for sandwiches rolls cake salads and soups and the delicious coffee :)

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Thank melissa h
Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Long time fan of this cafe. Kind and thoughtful staff coupled with good value. Their lunchtime specials are excellent value and taste great. Outdoor dining area to enjoy the summer.

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Thank DalkeySAilor
NYC northern suburbs, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

We decided to take a seaside walk and needed a coffee pick me up. Although I'm a Starbucks fan, and there is one right by The Wooden Spoon, we decided to stop here instead. Lovely spot, super friendly staff. Pleasant stop.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Cafe, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bath Place | Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 283 5120

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?