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Delifonseca Dockside

Delifonseca Dockside, Brunswick Way, Liverpool, United Kingdom, L3 4BN
Critics Review 15/20
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Opening Information

Open 7 days a week.
Monday - Saturday: 8am - late
Sunday: 9.30am - 5pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Delifonseca Dockside

Delifonseca Dockside and sister restaurant Fonseca's are famed for their blackboard menu of ever-changing dishes making the most of fresh, seasonal ingredients.
Dining is a real celebration in seasonal eating. The blackboard consists of 12-14 main meals with new dishes appearing each day which means there’s something fresh to discover every time.
Martin Cooper, who has been head chef since the business opened 10 years ago shares Candice’s philosophy which is showcased on a menu reflecting what’s good to eat, right now. Diners will find a great choice of modern takes on traditional British favourites and global dishes. All made with the best of ingredients most of which can be purchased in the deli, whether they’re popping in for breakfast, lunch or a three-course evening meal.

Cuisine: International
Dress Code: Casual
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Critics Review
Review by Manchester Confidential's Angie Sammons
15/20
Lancashire hotpot is soothing food at its best; in this version, dices of lamb, stewed leek and carrot hide under a hat of crispy, golden potato. There is the right amount of stock: Too much and it would swim, too little and it would dry the meat which has endured a long and slow braise to take on all the flavours of the vegetables. Puddings, and the hot chocolate brownie is an excellent sliver of light sponge loveliness, with a deep cocoa content. Custard, cream or ice cream? I chose the latter which was the perfect foil.
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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

We greatly enjoyed the Christmas menu. The food and service was as always excellent.

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Visited On Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Another great evening at Delifonseca - good food and excellent service.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Fantastic as usual, well done Tom and Joel, made it a lovely evening for my family. Just one little foot note, even if it costs a little more Sea Bass dishes always appear a little on the small side, and whilst the Arancini's were lovely perhaps 6 would be better as a main course and three for a starter. But overall the quality was brilliant , the Cumberlands and celeriac mash to be treasured, and the crumble never ceases to amaze. Look forward to my next visit which will be very shortly. Thankyou all.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Service and food was excellent and the Port to try at the end an added bonus

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Always good quality.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

We had a lovely time, the service was excellent and it was a lovely way to celebrate my sister’s 40th birthday. Thank you!

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Visited On Monday, 10 December 2018

We had the Christmas menu. Delicious! Especially enjoyed the shared the shared starter selection as we had the chance to try dishes we wouldn't normally have chosen. Thank you Delifonseca.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

Nice breakfast

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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

Always a treat to visit Delifonseca.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 December 2018

It was great

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

I love this place. Staff are phenomenal so helpful and friendly. Food is excellent

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Visited On Sunday, 02 December 2018

Always love my visits to the Deli. Staff are always brilliant and good really scrumpy.

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Visited On Thursday, 29 November 2018

Excellent service and food always, value for money

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Visited On Friday, 30 November 2018

Easy to book; vibrant atmosphere; wide selection of wine & food - good veg options. It was special to meet Martin the chef as several of us loved The Armadillo. I didn’t get the name of the lovely lady who served us but she was fab. Thank you

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Visited On Thursday, 29 November 2018

I recommend Delifonseca to everyone. Not only is the food amazing but the staff are so warm and welcoming. Truly a beautiful place for anyone an the family.

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Visited On Thursday, 29 November 2018

Friendly , efficient and importantly great food , thank you

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Visited On Monday, 26 November 2018

Very relaxing, un-rushed evening. Quality of service was excellent. Food to a very high standard. A very comprehensive choice of dishes on the menu. We appreciated that we were not rushed to get us out and get another party in to use our table. We would recommend the Deli and will be returning.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Well looked after as usual. Friendly staff and lovely food

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Great food & drink as always and good service.

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 November 2018

I always enjoy my visits, my only complaint on this occasion is that it was really cold and draughty in the restaurant so a bit uncomfortable

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Lovely lunch exceptional service Very much enjoyed by all 4 diners

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Very attentive staff who made it a lovely night. Unfortunately we ended up being the only customers in the restaurant so the atmosphere suffered.

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 November 2018

As always excellent food in a relaxing atmosphere. Thank you.

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Visited On Sunday, 04 November 2018

Always a pleasure and delight to be with you. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 03 November 2018

Excellent food and wine. Very friendly staff especially Fran your excellent waiter.

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