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George's Street Arcade

South Great George's Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 283 6077
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This little gem of a place ahs everything you thought Dublin would be like--from great little brick-a-brack shops to really high end fashion places that you would normally see on Bond Street.
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good30%
  • Average38%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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South Great George's Street, Dublin, Ireland
South City Centre
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+353 1 283 6077
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little disappointed with the contents of the arcade when we first visited. However, we wound up going back at the end of our trip for some unique souvenirs that weren't in the typical souvenir shops. The best place was "Unique Jewellery &...More

Thank PATravellerUSA
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was disappointed to find many of the stalls closed on the Tuesday we visited. The stall holders/shop keepers that were there were very friendly but there was nothing worth getting my purse out for.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had some shopping in mind for Dublin and headed here first thing. It was a disappointment. Mostly cheap flea market kind of items. I did not find anything g worth stopping for.

Thank Debbi D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like some other reviewers, we found the shops relatively average rather than anything terribly special. If you are nearby or you are looking for inexpensive items, it is worthwhile. It's not huge, we walked through and bought a few things in 30 minutes or less.

Thank JE01
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Lovely old building full of shops with a little bit of everything. I like it as a welcome change from the usual retail outlets. You can carry on a conversation with some interesting people even if you cannot find something to purchase. The food offerings...More

Thank Chris V
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

When my tour guid mentioned this was one of the oldest "Arcades" still around I knew I had to go, but I couldn't help but feel let down. There were some nice stores and great art for sale, but the market is tiny and a...More

Thank Cassandra W
Reviewed 1 March 2017

sunday visit most vendors closed; not worth a special trip; touristy and did not buy anything in the shops

Thank dms111
Reviewed 19 February 2017

After reading a few reviews from Tripadvisor on how cool and quirky this Street Arcade was, I was a bit disappointed once I was there. My boyfriend and I were there on a weekend afternoon in the summer time (peak tourist season!) but many stalls...More

Thank bee_567
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I had walked past Nutty Delights in the George’s Street arcade but thankfully a voice in my head told me to double back to try a sample. The lady attending the stall, Wish (that’s her name), has a full selection of samples to try out...More

2  Thank jkaybay
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

A variety of shops, but not much of anything reallu. Was hopeful of more alternative shops, the ones they had were a little bare. Nice to nosey round though

1  Thank mjgb
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Sharon C
The name "George" is all over Ireland. Referring to what king? i.e. Great George's Street, Temple Bar, George's Street, Dun Laoghaire. I thought any George was anathema to the Irish.
28 September 2015|
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Response from Steveodo | Reviewed this property |
In some places the old British Empire names have been replaced. Titanic stopped off Queenstown to pick up her last passengers; that town is now Cobh. Carlisle Bridge was redubbed O'Connell Bridge. However pPlaces like... More
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