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The Pepper Pot

#154 of 1,997 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Powerscourt Town House Centre, South William Street, Dublin, Ireland
011 353 1 707 1610
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 05:00
Sat 10:00 - 05:00
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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to eat all-day breakfast in Dublin City. Prices are very reasonable and it is a favourite of ours. The mulled wine at Christmas was excellent! Also the Victoria Sponge is exquisite!

Thank soccocello
Bergen, Norway
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very busy and popular spot, expect a little waiting time for lunch. But it is worth the wait. Soup, sandwich and salad were all very good.

Thank Oddmar
New Delhi, India
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

The perfect way to end our stay in Dublin before driving off to the Wild Atlantic Way. A hidden gem on the first floor of a shopping centre ... and totally worth every minute spent looking for it. The eggs are perfectly made to order, the scones are delicious and the coffee is lovely.

Thank PriyankaDutt18
Clane, Ireland
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Fab place for a nice homemade breakfast! Very reasonably priced! Never usually order scrambled eggs as rarely are they done right and normally get a pile of rubber, but my sister had been before and assured me ' they can do scrambled eggs!' ... she wasn't wrong!! Fab brekkie of scrambled eggs on crusty toasted bread with lovely bacon and... More 

Thank dedathediva
Kildare, Ireland
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Once you find this little gem you will always return. Great location but easy to miss as it's on an inside balcony upstairs. Gorgeous food all day and lovely coffee too all served with old world charm on beautiful china. Gets very busy and you will regularly have to wait but you won't be sorry!

Thank Mark W
Cologne, Germany
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I had tea and salmon sandwich with salad. Walked into the vintage place for shopping and small antique treasures. Got a seat on the balcony and had a great view while taking a break to warm up in the cold morning. Impressive building with glass windows bring daylight to the whole area.

Thank Thomas G
Dublin, Ireland
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146 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Powerscourt Town House is a delightful building and has been wonderfully restored. It is lovely to sit in the Pepper Pot on the balcony and see all that is happening around the internal courtyard of the old house. Sandwiches and pots of tea are great here, they also have great cakes.

Thank Mirtha
Port Dover, Canada
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344 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We took the Fab Food Trail tour and the guide recommended The Pepper Pot for lunch, so we checked it out. The place is very popular, but we managed to get a table overlooking the shopping center. Great for people-watching. Staff were very friendly. The sandwich was enormous - very good. The soup of the day - a spicy tomato-pepper... More 

Thank 251ceh
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I have ate here with friends, my mother and by boyfriend several times and it never disappoints.. Equally as good every time, both for food and service.. Very reliable! Will keep going back:)

Thank MaggieDublin2015
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108 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The Pepper Pot is a real hidden gem. I came here for a quick lunch and enjoyed the food I ordered. I had a tuna focaccia with a small mixed salad. The bread was so thick that it would be enough for two sandwiches, the tuna very good, the salad was dressed discreetly with oil and vinegar. The personnel was... More 

Thank John D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Irish, Cafe, European, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 05:00
09:00 - 05:00
09:00 - 05:00
09:00 - 05:00
09:00 - 05:00
10:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Powerscourt Town House Centre, South William Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: 011 353 1 707 1610
in the powerscourt centre

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?