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Candy Cafe

1 North Frederick St, Dublin 1, Ireland
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“panini” (4 reviews)
“club sandwich” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 7:00 pmAll hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Delicatessen
1 North Frederick St, Dublin 1, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Great little place to grab a bite. Lovely atmosphere, good food (great hot chocolate & BLT for me) and in a quiet location yet near several sites. Lovely little spot to read over coffee, friendly service.

Thank R M
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend went to the candy cafe bc it's right around the corner from our hotel, and we ordered porridge with fruits and bread and tea. The bread was moist and home made, the porridge was one of the best I've tasted and...More

Thank My C
Tom M, Owner at Candy Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hi My C... Thanks for the great review... so glad you enjoyed your breakfast... we look forward to seeing you again... Warm regards, Tom

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great service, custom made a sandwich for my wife. Pancakes were really enjoyable. Nicely presented and a good value.

Thank ski&brew
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This is a quick and easy spot to grab breakfast or lunch. Limited selection but delicious food! Unfortunately not a great spot for people with food allergies or other dietary needs: I'm severely lactose intolerant and they didn't seem to understand I couldn't have any...More

Thank Quinn W
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We were in Dublin for a sightseeing visit and were staying at The Croke Park hotel. We didn't get breakfast with our room, so looked locally for a place for breakfast. The Candy Cafe was around 15 minutes walk away and was ideal for breakfast...More

Thank Nick p
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My mom and I visited the Candy Cafe on our way out of Dublin. We didn't feel like paying the hefty price at a sit-down restaurant for the same breakfast we could get at the cafe. The staff working the register, coffee bar and kitchen...More

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here one morning before sightseeing. Enjoyed our cappuccino and pastries. Ladies working the front were friendly, welcoming and professional. Good call for quick and good

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Very good sandwiches and paninis. Reasonably-priced. The cooks/sandwich makers were very flexible. If they have the ingredients, they'll make it for you.

Thank jdrieber
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Not too sure why no one tried to let me in, maybe it was a private function at 6 AM but I was passing by on way to a pre-booked tour and there were many people there but not a soul thought to help me...More

1  Thank CanadianAnneMarie
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Maybe I got them on a bad day but was not impresssed two female staff not at all friendly, breakfast rashers pre cooked and heated in microwave, processed bread for the toast and coffee not great

1  Thank AislingLouise
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 North Frederick St, Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
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