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Joy of Cha

10 Essex Street East | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 675 3548
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“chai” (3 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Irish, Cafe, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
10 Essex Street East | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice and cozy place to have a coffee or a tea (since they have a lot of options). The food is also very good and they have a cheap option of soup (to go) for 3.95 euro, served with bread. It is very well located,...More

Thank Malu D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great homemade food. Kind staff. Atmosphere is real Dublin. Go for a visit and order their tea. Credit card ok

Thank Luke_1979_Lux
Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrific eat in or take out breakfast stop. Food is fresh, coffee is good and price is great. Fast service, warm and friendly staff. This is a good place to go.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My tour guide John recommended me the place so we went there. Is a cosy café with food and pastry on the menu. I had a salmon and omelette bagel which was outstandingly simple but yummy. The waitress was very friendly and helpful to me,...More

Thank BerniRoig
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Apart from great pubs one other thing that Dublin has is a great selection of independent coffee shops, and this was another excellent one we visited. This is In the temple bar area of Dublin near lots of galleries we stopped in for a late...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Everything is extra : smile, taking orders, glass of water, decent breakfast. My friend had to go to the front desk to order. The pancake looked and taste like the microwaved ones. The eggs not great at all. The bacon.... But more important the staff...More

Thank Nacime B
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Went here because it is incredibly central, situated just west of Temple Bar. The food was incredibly cheap. My girlfriend had a BLT and a hot chocolate and I had a full Irish breakfast and the total came to 22.50. The ambience is really good:...More

Thank Chunkeymammoth
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Nothing to write home about. It's okay. 3 stars at best. Food is average, had the American breakfast, I think Americans would be disappointed. Full Irish was also a bit sad looking. Setting is quaint.

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Cute, homey place to start your day in Dublin right. We had a lovely cappuchino and bacon&cheese tart for breakfast, all served fresh and nicely arranged. Other tartes, cakes, sandwiches and muffins also looked very tasty. We will therefore definitely return when we're in Dublin...More

Thank JaniFe
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Quaint and cute this place is. They make everything delicious it seems. First time we went there we ordered focattia flatbread topped with pochuto and brie cheese, we ate it large pot of hot tea. It was so good and satisfying we had to go...More

Thank pontidav
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Essex Street East | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 675 3548
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