Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

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Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Rocker » Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:46 am

There must be some where decent to eat in Dún Laoghaire. Tell us about it
Praise the decent places and OUT the rubbish places.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Toss » Tue Jun 02, 2015 10:14 am

Rocker wrote:There must be some where decent to eat in Dún Laoghaire. Tell us about it
Praise the decent places and OUT the rubbish places.


My fav restaurant is http://www.odellsbistro.com/, never had a bad meal there and always liked the atmosphere.

Ps I have no connection by the way .... Im just a hungry horace who likes good food :P
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Dancer » Tue Jun 02, 2015 10:55 am

I like The Hen House nice buzz about the place.

Wetherspoons ie The Forty Foot is SH¥TE!!!

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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Strum » Tue Jun 02, 2015 3:03 pm

Bits and Pizzas on Patrick Street. ;)
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby jwdalk » Tue Jun 02, 2015 4:15 pm

The Silver Note Cafe (opposite Walters) does a really good breakfast if you're feeling the need on a Saturday. They have a daily special (on a Saturday at least) which varies week to week. Spiced baked eggs, salmon on sourdough toast, etc. Got to be bettehealthier than watching cholesterol congealing on your plate. Special and a coffee is about €9.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Micheál » Tue Jun 02, 2015 8:27 pm

The Club, Dalkey - good value menu - quality and service always 100%
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Micheál » Tue Jun 02, 2015 8:29 pm

Toscana (on the seafront beside Teddys ) is great for special occasions.

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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby grammer » Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:22 pm

My house :lol: :lol:
cos I can see what I'm cooking/overcooking and burning :lol: :lol: :lol:
Never really like eating out -
well brekkie once in a blue moon (or sunny morning)-I like that Ginger whatever it;s name is, place.(where Easons was)
but overall -I;m not into eating out -and if you saw me figure you'd agree. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Rocker » Wed Jun 03, 2015 10:01 am

Now, the only one of those lot that I eat regularily in is the Club in Dalkey. Really top class for lunch(that is all I have had). Great place to meet and chat. Keep going you are giving us all ideas of just what is available in and around our great town.
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Postby Snowhite » Fri Jun 05, 2015 12:41 am

Love eating out, would do everyday if I could ;) most of the places mentioned I've been to for a meal and the only one I would never go back to is Toscana's :sick: maybe it was just busy while I was there, but the food was dreadful, loved the Purple Ocean but that's gone now, what a pity lovely view over the harbour once you got a window seat. ;)
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Toss » Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:52 am

jwdalk wrote:The Silver Note Cafe (opposite Walters) does a really good breakfast if you're feeling the need on a Saturday. They have a daily special (on a Saturday at least) which varies week to week. Spiced baked eggs, salmon on sourdough toast, etc. Got to be bettehealthier than watching cholesterol congealing on your plate. Special and a coffee is about €9.


I think thats the Silver Moon 8-) it must have been a late one in Walters :P
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Postby Jemser » Fri Jun 05, 2015 10:13 am

I think Baker's Corner has great pub grub and very good value for money. The best chunky chips I have ever tasted, piping hot and big crispy chips. Good curry, burgers, chicken, fish and specials of the day. I must admit to eating in Wetherspoons a couple of times in the past and thought it was OK for the money. However we had two steaks there last night both of which were what Dancer said. Now I am down to two choices on their menu, but there is very cheap drink and a great view. Also blue ginger for breakfast.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby jwdalk » Fri Jun 05, 2015 1:36 pm

Toss wrote:
jwdalk wrote:The Silver Note Cafe (opposite Walters) does a really good breakfast if you're feeling the need on a Saturday. They have a daily special (on a Saturday at least) which varies week to week. Spiced baked eggs, salmon on sourdough toast, etc. Got to be bettehealthier than watching cholesterol congealing on your plate. Special and a coffee is about €9.


I think thats the Silver Moon 8-) it must have been a late one in Walters :P


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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Strum » Sat Jun 06, 2015 12:00 am

grammer wrote:My house :lol: :lol:
cos I can see what I'm cooking/overcooking and burning :lol: :lol: :lol:



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Beans on burnt toast will do. Did you know burnt toast is good for you. Carbon, absorbs...stuff...
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby grammer » Sat Jun 06, 2015 12:48 am

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
The old gang used to swear burnt toast cured heartburn and a lot of ailments(now there's an old fashioned word for yis all now) etc.
Some others say that dry cream crackers do the same job-mind you they also say that 'escos at 26c are better than the the big brand :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Burnt beans on toast :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: Strum -time to make a call to my favourite poet/songwriter
who happens to live out Howth way - :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby masterblaster » Sun Jun 07, 2015 7:34 pm

Rocker wrote:There must be some where decent to eat in Dún Laoghaire. Tell us about it
Praise the decent places and OUT the rubbish places.



Can't say there are many places in Dun Laoghaire I'd be runnin' back to, however, "Bits an Pieces" I would recommend.Always a cheerful place and not too expensive. Recently had a lovely 'All Day Breakfast' in Leanardo''s,on the old Adelphi site and would definitely go again.Beautifully served, and the coffee was magic too.A touch expensive, but, the fare was excellent.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Rocker » Sun Jun 07, 2015 11:49 pm

Someone else mentioned that Leonardos on the old Adelphi site masterblaster. Sounds good.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Strum » Mon Jun 08, 2015 5:34 pm

Rocker wrote:Someone else mentioned that Leonardos on the old Adelphi site masterblaster. Sounds good.



Sounds good alright. They should rename it to "The Mystery House" :D
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Dancer » Tue Jun 09, 2015 11:47 pm

Strum wrote:
Rocker wrote:

Sounds good alright. They should rename it to "The Mystery House" :D


Ah no, sure we'd never find it then !! :lol:
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Micheál » Tue Jul 21, 2015 10:45 am

Rasam, Indian restaurant above the Eagle House
Price: Early Bird €21
Food: Delicious
Staff: Attentive and cheerful.
Service: Timely (& no pressure to clear table)
Premises:Tastefully furnished to a very high standard (& toilets impeccable)
Atmosphere: Good buzz
Access: Stairs only
Wine List: Did not order wine so cant say.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Dancer » Tue Jul 21, 2015 8:34 pm

Micheál wrote:Rasam, Indian restaurant above the Eagle House
Price: Early Bird €21
Food: Delicious
Staff: Attentive and cheerful.
Service: Timely (& no pressure to clear table)
Premises:Tastefully furnished to a very high standard (& toilets impeccable)
Atmosphere: Good buzz
Access: Stairs only
Wine List: Did not order wine so cant say.


If I had to choose, I would probably say that Indian cuisine is my all time favourite. Where exactly is the Eagle House?
and more importantly; what you have to eat? I don't understand people drinking wine with Indian food, I much prefer an Indian beer.
Glad you enjoyed your evening out Micheál, it's nice when you get good food in a clean well run restaurant.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Rocker » Tue Jul 21, 2015 8:51 pm

Thanks Micheal,

Would you believe just the other night my cousin was raving about that Indian. I do love Indian food so will deffo check it out. I'm wiping my eyes already.
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Re: Eating out in Dún Laoghaire..Highs and lows

Postby Strum » Tue Jul 21, 2015 8:54 pm

Dancer wrote:Where exactly is the Eagle House?




Glasthule central. ;)
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Postby Toss » Tue Jul 21, 2015 10:01 pm

I like Indian food .... but it dont lika me, the ol' blood sugars go thru the roof after it. scry
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Postby Navanman » Wed Jul 22, 2015 2:14 pm

Very posh lot you all are.

I would make up a Ham and Tomato Sandwich and a can of Fanta and I am as happy as Larry siting down the seafront anywhere. Total cost €4.


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