Nestled along a busy stretch of Magill Road, My Friend Louis is best described as a contemporary, chic café offering a range of savouries, sweets and coffees in a unique setting. Also, adjacent to the café is a range of eclectic home wares, furnishings and artistic feature pieces that add to the surrounds.
My Friend Louis's salmon focaccia with cream cheese and capers
Dishes at My Friend Louis include a range of foccacias (such as salmon with cream cheese and capers, pictured), quiches and a variety of salads. Each type of dish is presented simply, placing the focus on the meal. Also available are dessert options, such as cookies and muffins. Any of these dishes are perfectly complemented with a coffee or tea. My Friend Louis provides many choices of coffee or tea, including Vienna coffee, vanilla chai and other standard blends.
The café section is furnished with plush chairs and decorative tables in a polished and slick black and silver colour scheme. This setting highlights the tone of My Friend Louis, creating a sophisticated and unique atmosphere. Adding to this atmosphere are the classic James Bond posters that decorate the walls. These also provide an idea of the style of My Friend Louis' wares, modern furnishings and classic decorative items.
Overall, the surroundings of My Friend Louis make for an enjoyable dining experience. This is coupled with the fine foods and coffees on offer, creating a unique ambience in the stylish surrounds. This is certainly a unique café worth trying.