Lunch Menu

Make your lunch time special at Kafka. A break in the day, a time for wonderful, heart-warming food, a chance to relax from the hustle and bustle. Recharge.


Vegetarian soup of the day 5.25 

Hearty soup of the day 6.25

Bruschetta with overnight tomato, buffalo mozzarella, basil pesto and rocket leaves 8.50 

Golden breaded brie served with mixed leaves and raspberry chutney 7.95

Filo pastry parcels filled with baby potatoes, feta cheese and spring onion with sweet chilli sauce 6.95

Aubergine parmigiana oven baked with Napoli sauce, fresh mozzarella, basil and parmesan (small) 7.90, (large) 13.50

Chilli chicken wings with blue cheese dip 8.50 

Homemade prawn & vegetable spring roll served with greens & soy, ginger and scallion dip 8.50 

Pan fried tiger prawns in garlic butter with crusty bread 8.50

Calamari frittes with mixed leaves and citrus aioli dip 7.90


Cos lettuce salad with crispy bacon, croutons, parmesan shavings and Caesar dressing 8.90

Cajun Cos (with Cajun chicken) 12.90

Crispy Teriyaki Chicken tossed with Asian greens and mirin vinaigrette 13.50

Caponata salad with roast sweet potato, artichoke, olives, capers, tomato, mixed leaf & feta cheese 13.50

Warm Goat’s Cheese salad - walnuts, beetroot, green beans, mixed leaves, balsamic vinegar dressing 13.50


Beef burger with bacon & cheddar cheese 11.90 

Beef burger with bacon, tomato, cheddar cheese & fried onion 13.50 

Chicken breast burger, buffalo mozzarella, sun-dried tomato pesto, leaf & mayonnaise 13.50 

Cajun chicken breast burger, coleslaw & Swiss cheese 13.50 

- all served with fries

Fish & Chips

Kafka traditional cod & chips with tartar sauce 13.90


Ham, cherry tomato, basil & mozzarella 9.95

Potato, pimento pepper, Swiss cheese & spinach 9.95

- all served with garnish


Ham, Swiss cheese, onion, tomato and mayonnaise on ciabatta 5.85 

Sun-dried tomato, artichoke, Swiss cheese & hummus on ciabatta 7.00

Buffalo mozzarella, rocket, tomato and basil pesto 7.00

Tuna, tomato, red onion, mixed leaf & dill mayonnaise on ciabatta 6.90

B.L.T. with mayonnaise on ciabatta served with fries 8.00

Chicken club with mayonnaise on ciabatta served with fries 9.00


Homemade Desserts all 6.00

Warm pecan pie with vanilla ice cream

Swiss apple and cinnamon pie 

Vanilla crème brûlée

Jaffa brownie with vanilla bean ice cream

Bread and butter pudding

Special Dessert of the week

Selection of ice cream 5.70 

Coffees & Teas

Espresso 2.00
Double Espresso 3.50 
Cappuccino small 3.00 / large 3.30 
Mocha 3.30 
Café Latte 3.20  
Americano 2.30  
Hot Chocolate 3.25  
Tea 2.10
Green Tea 2.50
Organic Earl Grey Tea 2.50
Herbal Tea Selection all 2.50
Camomile, Cranberry & Raspberry, Peppermint, Rose Hip, Aniseed & Fennel, Apple & Ginger, Roibos Tea

Cold Drinks & Juices

Milk 1.30
San Pellegrino / Panna Acqua 3.00  
Coke, Diet Coke, 7up 2.50 

Juice Selection all 2.60
Apple, Cranberry, Orange 

San Pellegrino Lemon 2.50
San Pellegrino Orange 2.50
San Pellegrino Orange & Pomegranate 2.50

All our beef is 100% Irish

10% service charge on tables of five or more
Kafka Restaurant Rathmines

Kafka Restaurant Rathmines

Kafka Restaurant Rathmines