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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Café
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“Located in the heart of the city (and our favourite area in town) this restaurant has an excellent breakfast and brunch menu. Try the eggs menemen.”
  • 107 locals recommend
Café
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“Another great foody place! Popular hipster hang out - great food and coffee.”
  • 123 locals recommend
Pub
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“I guess there is something cool about getting drunk inside an actual church :-)”
  • 68 locals recommend
Bistro
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“A great Bistro serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch at the weekends!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Café
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“Simple food in a casual neighbourhood eatery hosting community events, live music and art exhibits.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Café
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“If you love spices, this is the right place to be! Alternative menu with vegan options.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
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“Movies - not always big box office, often has festivals. Great little restaurant & bar so go early. You can bring your drinks into the auditorium!”
  • 51 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“One of the first hipster cafes in Stoneybatter. This is a lovely little cafe that always has new cakes and menus. Teeny tiny with amazing brunch and the option of an afternoon snack. There's no need to cross the river to the south side these days...”
  • 45 locals recommend
Café
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“Noshingtons - 186 South Circular Road - 20 minute walk. Just reopened and completely refurbished after a fire gutted the building, it’s a family friendly spot where you can check out the work of celebrated Irish photographer Barry McCall. They also have a smaller outpost in Harold’s Cross Park, also a 20 minute walk away ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Funky, modern cafe with Mediterranean-inflected menu using local produce with small balcony/terrace.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“Located at the back of a bookshop in a peaceful space. Hidden gem. Lovely cakes and atmosphere.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“One of the newest restaurants in Dublin. We will bring you on an original journey. A journey that will flood your senses. Our chefs pride themselves on serving tantalizing food. Fresh, quality Irish produce served with a spoonful of personality. But be prepared! We are one of the only restaurants in Dublin to challenge you as you eat. Our unique Riddle theme will entertain you as you soak up the atmosphere. It will keep you guessing. It will make you want to come back for more. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Love Supreme is a gem. The simple décor creates an oasis of calm, their sausage rolls are sublime and their little cakes and croissants a perfect little treat with the best coffee about.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Dubliners love brunch. Millennials love brunch. Two Boys Brew does excellent brunch. Need I say more. This is an up-and-coming area of Dublin, full of locals, but also full of fixies and coffee lovers. Worth a wander up the street for.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Located just off Dublin’s largest public square, Urbanity is a small-batch roaster, speciality café, and all-day dining venue. They've been around since 2016 and are very popular. They use great quality, locally sourced ingredients to create wholesome, interesting, and delicious dishes. The menus are always seasonal and the food is always fresh; specials change daily and look out for the cake counter.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
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“Classic pub scattered with original features such as mahogany doors and wood partitioned snug areas!”
  • 22 locals recommend