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The Pieman Cafe

14A Crown Alley | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 101 0111
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (132 reviews)
“mushy peas” (19 reviews)
“pastry” (16 reviews)
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Irish, Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly
14A Crown Alley | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pastry fine, a bit dense, meat tender in Beef & Guinness, but overall a bit dry for me, would have liked some gravy in pie, like Aussie ones. Chicken & Mushroom was better, nice and herby with tarragon...also a little bit dry. Read a few...More

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We had the beef and guinness pie and the leek and chicken pie. They were tasty, but rather small for the price. The mashed potatoes were rather dry and flavorless. Their website doesn't list their prices and I couldn't get a picture, but for 9.50...More

Thank Kaltrina K
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I am an Australian, and I have the good old steak pie most days at home. But coming over to ireland and parts of Europe I noticed Pies are very different. But here at pieman, it’s no Australian pie but it has to be one...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

There is a student deal each day until 3pm. I availed of this and asked for a Beef & Guinness pie, which was magicked-up rather hastily. In fact, the lady behind the counter reached below and took a pie out from the cupboard below her...More

Thank Gavind23
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Really warm and nice place to eat (inexpensive, tasty and good beer) and the desserts are INCREDIBLE, I highly recommend the Bannoffee pie. I went to lunch, and their pie's are quiet good (incredible for the price of meal deal: 10€ pie + side +...More

Thank Rhaegae
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We nipped into the pieman for a quick cheap lunch because, compared to other prices in temple bar, they were nice and cheap. The food is simple but great, pies were tasty and well filled and the girl behind the counter was efficient and friendly.

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This was the first place I headed to after dropping off luggage at my hotel when I got to Dublin. A good variety of pies and other savory baked treats. I had the meal which came with a pie, side and a beer for 12.50...More

Thank Travel_moore4
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Famous english pies - warm, really tasty and nourishing. We decided to return here the next day, for another pie. And the slogan: "look into my pies"

Thank klaivs
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed my first pie (in fact had 2) after travelling parts of Europe for past ten weeks. Trip Advisor made the pieman cafe an obvious choice. Cafe a great relaxing spot amongst the busy temple street. Pies were great value, fresh and tasty (had the...More

Thank Doryundercover
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I loved the pies, the amazing staff - I spoke with Tatiana and she is so funny and friendly, and mostly, I loved the soundtrack!

Thank Verena F
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Elaine C
4 April 2017|
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Response from Daniel F | Reviewed this property |
Guinness and ale pie,beef and chicken pie.steak pie.with a good craft beer and pie of your choice 13 Euros, which is good value.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14A Crown Alley | Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 101 0111
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