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Rhubarb Cafe Deli

South City Centre
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1 Lower Pembroke Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 676 7870
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great for a quiet lunch. Friendly staff, nice atmosphere and good standard food - offer gluten free bread aswell!

Thank caitlin5996
Leeds, United Kingdom
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485 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Lots of places do not open in Dublin until after 2pm on a Sunday so I was glad we found somewhere for breakfast. Two bagels - mine with cream cheese and partner's with cream cheese and bacon - were good and just what was required

Thank stonerose5
Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This cafe has a very appealing "MINI BREAKFAST" option which I think is about €5.90 including: One egg, one sausage, one rasher, toast and tea of coffee. Great Value. However the food arrived very quickly (not a bad thing) but had the appearance and taste of reheated food. The quality of the sausage and rasher was not great and the... More 

Thank Pat B
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I came here today and a very friendly waitress took my order of two hot drinks then an older man asked us if we had ordered we said we did and he then came back over with menus and said we needed to order food as we had to spend 5 euro each min otherwise we couldn't have drinks at... More 

Thank TANGO2222
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We stopped by this cafe after a long walk for a spot of lunch and ordered the soup of the day with cheese and ham toastie. Food was absolutely delicious and plentiful. The cafe is somewhat small and might struggle to accommodate larger groups.

Thank Aisha A
Dublin, Ireland
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96 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Breakfast was ok, we would recommend the breakfast wrap. The cafe is kinda of small and tables are comfy. thanks

Thank Laurberto17
Dublin, Ireland
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is a fine and functional little café across the road from Matt The Threshers. Good service from the staff but it lacks any atmosphere. I hate the fact that they microwave the eggs for breakfast so tend to stick to a coffee and toast when I visit.

Thank NettyIre
County Dublin, Ireland
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

There's a lack of places in Dublin that serve a mix of good food, nice and quiet tables to eat and helpful and smiling staff. But this is one of that places! I came here to have lunch often and I really enjoy it.

Thank Ana P
Dublin, Ireland
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

I do feel that the Rhubarb Cafe is a good place to grab a quick breakfast. It is good value and the menu offers a fair choice of hot dishes or scones etc.etc. Their coffee is particularly good. Not overly sophisticated, but at 9.00 in the morning, it suits. And they do provide newspapers.

Thank John S
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Have had early breakfast here a number of times when i have had meetings in the area. Nice to pop in for a quick poached egg on toast, and have a read of the paper while enjoying your breakfast. Tends to start to get bust from about 8.30 on so get in early. Friendly service and handy location.

Thank Kiteman_ie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Irish, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lower Pembroke Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin>  > South City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: South City Centre
  • Phone Number: +353 1 676 7870

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