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Avoca

11-13 Suffolk Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 677 4215
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (66 reviews)
“scones” (66 reviews)
“salad” (98 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Cafe, European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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LOCATION
11-13 Suffolk Street, Dublin, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 822 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

It feels a bit odd going to the upstairs cafe in a tourist-focused small department store, but it’s worth overcoming your prejudices to find a very friendly, well run place with a tried and tested trad-with-a-twist menu and excellent service. It is always heaving at...More

Thank JollyMax
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped here to get a sit down and cool drink inbetween shopping. Obviously many others had the same idea. Staff were very pleasant and we got a very refreshing jug of iced lemonade and a chocolate chip and Smarties cookie. All just what we...More

1  Thank Jacquil33
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for your review. Your custom and feedback are hugely appreciated. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your drinks and sweet treats with us. We are sorry that you felt you didn't have enough space in the cafe...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Avoca was hugely busy for Saturday lunch but we had reserved a table and were seated at the exact time reserved. We had excellent burgers and delicious celeriac soup with beautiful bread. My son had a huge portion of banoffee. Great coffee. As always, friendly...More

1  Thank NeoBelle123
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review - your custom and feedback are very much appreciated, and we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope we can welcome you back again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had lunch with a friend recently in Avoca Suffolk Street and was somewhat surprised when I looked at my receipt to realise that a 10% service charge had been automatically added to the bill! It wasn’t mentioned to us at any point. Perhaps it’s...More

1  Thank GalwayMarty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for an early lunch /late breakfast,, buzzing location but has an beautiful cosy welcoming feel to it,,,we were spoilt for choice" I wanted to try so much" everything looked fresh and delicious" I settled for a crushed advocate and feta cheese open sandwich,,it...More

1  Thank cathalmacdomhnaill
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for your review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, and that you enjoyed your meal with us! We hope you will come back again soon. Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Shelbourne and shocked to see breakfast wasn't included and would be have cost us an extra €58 per day which I quite frankly find ridiculous so we decided to go out and have breakfast close by. We tried Avoca on our...More

1  Thank Belfastpaul007
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Paul, Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your food at our Cafe, and we very much appreciate your custom and feedback. I will communicate your feedback regarding the Irish breakfast to our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When my girlfriend is in town we always come here and we are always welcomed with a friendly smile .. she always gets the rotisserie but the menu is so inviting I must try something different with each visit.. it’s simple food made well... portions...More

1  Thank Yanngringo
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoy coming to Avoca regularly, and that you enjoy the food. We hope to see you again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for lunch with a friend. My friend had a salad with smoked salmon and I enjoyed a crab salad, it came served with brown bread. For dessert we both chose the Cointreau chocolate dessert with ice cream and berries, and it was absolutely delicious....More

1  Thank Hanni_LR43
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Hanni, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoy coming to Avoca! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Avoca

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Friends over visiting from Canada, and wanted to pick somewhere both unique and special to bring them for coffee and snacks. I hadn't been to this Avoca in many a year but wanted to give it a try. We had to only wait...More

1  Thank ComfortablyNumb133
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We hugely appreciate your custom and feedback, and are so glad to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your visit to Avoca! We hope to welcome you back again very soon. Kind Regards, Avoca

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went with friends to this wonderful building and shared a colossal dessert that would have been far too big for one of us. Unfortunately we did not have time to look at the many beautiful items on sale throughout the store. If the quality...More

2  Thank Bill S
AvocaIreland, Public Relations Manager at Avoca, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Bill, Thank you so much for your review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to our store, and we hope you will return again soon! Kind Regards, Avoca

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magsindublin
17 June 2017|
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Response from Sarah_2449 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a lift :)
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Agneta M
21 July 2016|
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Response from domhnall_kaps | Reviewed this property |
As per their website: Fri 09:30-7:00pm (Cafe closes 4.30pm with coffee & scones till 5.30pm)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 Suffolk Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 4215
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of Dublin City, Avoca Suffolk Street is a 7-level mini-department store. A veritable Aladdin’s Cave of the gorgeous and the interesting. Listed by Vogue UK as one of the Best 100 Shops Outside London, Avoca Suffolk Street is a real treasure trove awaiting your discovery. There is extensive Foodmarketl, deli and coffee shop on the basement level, packed full of our delicious Avoca-to-go meals and artisan foods from home and abroad. Our light-filled, award-winning Cafe sits on the top floor of our Suffolk Street store, accessible by lifts. Open for breakfast and lunch, the focus is on sourcing excellent Irish ingredients, great baking and bringing out fresh, true flavours.
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