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Blazing Salads
42 Drury Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 N50
Open: Mon-Sat 9.00am-5.30pm
Price Inexpensive

New deli branch of Blazing Salads II serving delicious savouries, cakes, fresh pressed juices and smoothies.

Cafe Gertrude
3-4 Bedford Row, Temple Bar, Dublin 2

Map: l46o48 O48
6779043 Fax: 6771143
Open: Mon-Wed 10.30am-6.00pm Thurs-Sun 10.30am-11.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Excellent cafe in one of the side streets of Temple Bar. Serving sandwiches and salads at lunchtime and a variety of main courses including a good beef and Guinness stew for dinner.

Cafe Irie
11 Upper Fownes Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 N49
6725090 Web:
Open: Mon-Sat 9.00am-8.00pm Sun 12 noon-6.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Healthy food served in a very popular cafe. Great breakfast alternative if youve had too many fry ups. Excellent range of breads used for really great sandwiches. Soup and desserts are also available.

Cafe Java (Leeson Street)
145 Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 4

Map: h43k45 G38
Open: Mon-Fri 7.15am-5.00pm Sat 8.00am-5.00pm Sun 11.00am-5.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Popular cafe for breakfast, lunch or just for a coffee. Good value lunch of soup, sandwich and tea or coffee on weekdays.

Cafe Java (South Anne Street)
5 South Anne Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 O51
Open: Mon-Fri 7.00am-7.30pm Sat 8.00am-6.30pm Sun 11.00am-6.30pm
Price Inexpensive

Popular cafe for breakfast, lunch or just for a coffee. Good value lunch of soup, sandwich and tea or coffee on weekdays. Not the most friendly service.

Cafe Kylemore
Upper O'Connell Street, Dublin 1

Map: l46o48 O46
Open: Mon-Sat 8.00am-9.00pm Sun 12 noon-8.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Hot breakfast served all day. Plain hearty food, with just about everything served with chips.

Chompys Deli
U22 Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, Clarendon Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 O50
Open: Mon-Sat 8.00am-6.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Famous for its American breakfast. Located on the first floor of the Powerscourt Townhouse Centre.

Dail Bia
46 Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Map: p49s51 Q50
Open: Mon-Fri 7.30am-6.00pm, Sat 9.30am-5.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Irish speaking basement cafe serving traditional dishes such as potato cakes, cockles and mussels, soups made daily (one without cream and one always suitable for vegans), sandwiches and salads. Specials of the day are always good.

Dome Restaurant
2nd Floor, St Stephens Green Shopping Centre, Dublin 2

Map: l52o54 O52
Open: Mon-Sat 9.30am-5.30pm
Price Inexpensive

Good self-service lunch place serving hot meals, soup, sandwiches, salads, coffee and cakes. Located at the top of the St Stephens Green Shopping Centre with lots of natural light and excellent views of Grafton Street and St Stephens Green.

Gloria Jeans Coffee Co
12 Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, Clarendon Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 O50
Open: Mon-Wed, Fri-Sat 8.00am-7.00pm Thurs 8.00am-8.00pm Sun 10.30am-6.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Large variety of coffees and beans. If you like American style flavoured coffees then this is the place to go.

Hodges Figgis Cafe
57 Dawson Street, Dublin 2

Map: p49s51 P50
Open: Mon-Sat 9.30am-6.00pm Sun 12.30pm-5.30pm
Price Inexpensive

Self-service cafe with quiet, relaxed atmosphere to peruse books that you have bought or might want to buy. Serves light meals for lunch, sandwiches, cakes, tea and coffee.

Kaffe Moka
39 South William Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 N51
Open: Mon-Wed 8.00am-1.30am, Thurs-Fri 8.00am-4.00am Sat 10.00am-4.00am, Sun10.00am-1.30am
Price Inexpensive

Broad selection of coffees and teas with a varied menu of sandwiches, salads and hot food available all day. Service can leave a lot to be desired. Gets very busy on Saturdays and after pub closing time. There is a branch in the Epicurean Food Hall on Lower Liffey Street.

kaffee klatsch
Unit 7 Westbury Mall, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 O51
6707056 Fax: 6707056
Open: Breakfast Mon-Fri 7.45am-11.30am Lunch Mon-Fri 12 noon-5.00pm Sat 9.00am-5.00pm Sun 11.00am-5.30pm
Price Inexpensive

Located in the Westbury Mall, just off Grafton Street, this is a great place to take a break from shopping. Lovely modern decor with lots of natural light. Large menu with good value breakfast and excellent coffee. Take away snacks and sandwiches are available all day.

Leinster Coffee House
17 Leinster Street South, Dublin 2

Map: p49s51 Q50
Open: Mon-Fri 7.00am-7.00pm, Sat 9.00am-6.00pm, Sun 10.00am-6.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Popular cafe with students from Trinity College. Serves good coffee.

Leo Burdocks
2 Werburgh Street, Dublin 8

Map: l49o51 L50
Open: Mon-Sat 12 noon-12 midnight Sun 4.00pm-12 midnight
Price Inexpensive

Dublin's best and oldest fish and chip shop (chipper) located next to the Lord Edward pub and Christchurch Cathedral. Take away only. Fight the queues after pub closing time!

18 Montague Street, Dublin 2

Map: l52o54 N54
4788450 Web:
Open: Mon-Fri 7.30am-4.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Excellent soups, heavenly smoothies, juices, fruit salads and sandwiches that will have you coming back for more. All in award-winning design-conscious surroundings. Perfect take-out lunch spot to liven up a boring day at the office. Sandwiches are pre-made but very varied, and change regularly.

National Museum Cafe
Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Map: p49s51 Q51
Open: Tues-Sat 10.00am-5.00pm Sun 2.00pm-5.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Great place to stop for a bite to eat while visiting the museum. The treasures of ancient Ireland really are a must see.

21 Suffolk Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 O50
Open: Mon-Sat 8.00am-10.00pm Sun 11.00am-7.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Choice of soups made daily, paninis, hot and cold wraps, salads, smoothies, fresh juices including wheatgrass, and snacks made by an in-house bakery. A little overpriced and everything is served in disposable containers. Eat in or take out.

Hapenny Bridge House, 21 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1

Map: l46o48 M48
8728510 Fax: 8728510
Open: Mon-Fri 8am-5.30pm Sat 9am-5pm
Price Inexpensive

Very popular bakery and coffee bar with friendly staff serving freshly made soups, pasta, and freshly baked breads and pastries. Exquisite filled foccacia breads. Daily pasta special. Coffee and pastries are superb. Eat in or take away.

Simons Place
Georges Street Arcade, South Great Georges Street, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 N50
Open: Mon-Sat 8.30am-6.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Very popular cafe serving soups, sandwiches, salads and cakes at very good prices. Lunchtime is busy and it really packs them in. The walls are covered in posters of up coming events in Dublin so it is a good place to go if you want to find out what is going on in town.

Soup Dragon
168 Capel Street, Dublin 1

Map: l46o48 M48
8723277 Fax: 8723277
Open: Mon-Fri 8.00am-5.30pm Sat 12 noon - 5.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Healthy gourmet soups served with bread and a piece of fruit. Menu changes daily. One option for breakfast is a yoghurt pot (yoghurt, muesli, honey and fresh fruit) which makes a nice change from the full Irish breakfast. Take away available.

The Gallic Kitchen
49 Francis Street, Dublin 8

Map: h52k54 K52
Open: Mon-Sat 9.00am-5.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Unbeatable baking with potato cakes, quiches, savoury and sweet tarts and fantastic cakes. For take-away, although there are a few small tables. Party and catering orders taken.

The Joy of Coffee
25 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2

Map: l49o51 N49
Open: Mon-Thurs 8.45am-10.30pm Sat 9.00am-11.00pm Sun 10.00am-10.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Great relaxed atmosphere with papers to read and some of the best coffee in Dublin but a bit pricey.

The Winding Stair Cafe
40 Lower Ormond Quay, Dublin 1

Map: l46o48 N48
Open: Mon-Sat 10.00am-6.00pm, Sun 1.00pm-6.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Second-hand musty bookstore with a cafe. Great view overlooking the River Liffey and the Ha penny Bridge, and good music, give a wonderful relaxed atmosphere for perusing books or for having a bite to eat. Soups and sandwiches, coffee and cakes.

3 Dawson Street, Dublin 2
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Map: p49s51 P50
4741050 Fax: 4741055 Web:
Open: Mon-Fri 7.30am-8.30pm Sat 9.00am-5.00pm Sun 12 noon-5.00pm
Price Inexpensive

Irish speaking cafe but fortunately for non-Irish speakers the menu is also in English. Healthy breakfast menu of muesli, eggs, bagels and croissants. Soups, gourmet sandwiches, panini and ciabatta melts, cakes and pastries to eat in or take away. hotel reservations accommodation booking
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