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Malahide Castle Malahide Demense Dublin Road | Malahide Castle, Malahide Demense, Malahide K36 PE80, Ireland
+353 1 893 1900
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Malahide Castle Malahide Demense Dublin Road | Malahide Castle, Malahide Demense, Malahide K36 PE80, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Café has an excellent of main courses and delicious deserts. Take away is also available in the Food Hall. Coffee & snack Counter also available

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific cafe and food hall in the middle of beautiful Castle gardens, well worth a visit any day of the week, the soup and Lasagne are to die for, 5 stars

Thank franglee2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to this superb cafe came highly recommended by a fellow foodie. We were faced with a plethora of such tempting delights that it made it far too difficult to chose. We eventually settled on an almond and pear scone...so delicious when the addition...More

Thank hillaryh4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to visit the Malahide Castle then went into the tourist center to get some lunch. They have an unusual set up in that you wait in line until a table opens up. Then you go to the cafeteria line and order. You get the...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 10 February 2018

The store is really nice look round at the clothes and other goodies, then head to the cafe,your eyes and stomach will order every cake visible and there are many to choose from, But my favourites are the scones ,I can tell you they are...More

Thank itso1
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Great place to visit for tourists and a day out.faboulas park for a family walk and great selection in Cafe after a long walk. Lovely shop to browse in love going here . Hope you all enjoy

Thank 186605Yvonne
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Really good cafe, never disappoints. Beautiful location in the grounds of Malahide Castle. Great place for a bite to eat or for a tea and cake, great menu to chose from. Always busy, which will tell you a lot about the place. Nice adjoining grocery...More

Thank DavidL120584
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Wonderful variety of sandwiches and desserts. Vegetarian friendly, lovely cakes and tarte's. Would highly recommend

Thank kristi m
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Great coffee and sweets, and of course the burgers as well. All great food. They even have great vegetarian options.

Thank Bertha B
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Go here for breakfast the odd time with family, always really busy. Do the best brekkie in north Dublin. Staff really helpful when you have kids with you, food is always really good!

Thank Enda H
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11 April 2016|
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Response from DUB-travel-lover | Reviewed this property |
If it's a special occasion do call in before or phone ahead as they do sometimes reserve tables depending on the time of day. Always worth checking with them! Orla is one of the managers at the moment.
25 September 2015|
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Response from DUB-travel-lover | Reviewed this property |
They always have a few coeliac options, one soup is always coeliac friendly and they generally can make up any sandwiches on gluten free bread. They have lots of cakes and sweet treats for coeliacs too! Just ask the staff
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malahide Castle Malahide Demense Dublin Road | Malahide Castle, Malahide Demense, Malahide K36 PE80, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Malahide
  • Phone Number: +353 1 893 1900
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Avoca Malahide opened in October 2012 in the beautiful grounds of Malahide Castle. The full Avoca retail range is on offer here, with men's and women's fashion and accessories, gifts, jewellery, books, stationery, beauty, kids, homeware and lifestyle, and of course Avoca's signature throws and knits. The large Foodmarket features a deli, bakery and an abundance of delicious artisan foods from home and abroad. Exotic ingredients, unusual coffees and teas, interesting sauces and much more cram the shelves. The self-service Avoca Cafe at Malahide Castle boasts an outdoor terrace, and views over two of the castle’s stunning gardens. Malahide Castle and its gardens are one of Ireland's top visitor destinations, with the charming seaside village of Malahide and its marina just a short stroll away.
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