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The Sweetest Thing

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$2-US$5
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast

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PRICE RANGE
US$2-US$5
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast
CUISINES
Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been here before a few years ago and decided to take my husband. He wasn’t disappointed with his hot chocolate. Real cream on the top-not the melting cheap variety-heaven! Highly recommend a visit if you are walking along the Liffey.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ClaireVF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated alongside the River Liffey on the North Side of of Dublin is this cute little coffee shop style cafe, they serve numerous styles of coffee and chocolate along with a range of cakes enjoyable any time of the year but especially now in the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 840marko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this while visiting Dublin, it was just becoming dark and the temperature was dropping and this little place was just the perfect little haven for a pit stop to warm up! We had a Baileys coffee it was really nice and a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julieju82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

quaint little cafe with stunning desserts. lots to choose from! very tiny place with not many seats but other than that, we loved our visit.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank laurenmr13
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

It really is small: no more than 3 to a table. The staff are indeed very friendly. The serving sizes are larger than I expected: I ordered both a Sweetest Thing hot chocolate (delicious and piled high with whipped cream and marshmallows) and a Sweetest...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aecolley
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Delicious treats and wonderful atmosphere. Our large group of 12 almost took up the whole place. It is small, but you must make this a stop while in Dublin. Take a break from walking and enjoy a treat and cup of coffee. A couple of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

We ended our Dublin city break with a trip here and enjoyed it very much here. We ordered the Irish cream cheesecake, a large cappuccino and it definitely was a large!!! We also had two crepes, The sweetest thing and oreo and nutella. Slightly pricey...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Events b
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

My review is just about my experience with the espresso coffee... I went there because I noticed the blend was Italian, but since my coffee arrived I understand that I won't enjoy it... Visual and taste didn't meke me happy and totally overprice compared other...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Went here after reading reviews on TripAdvisor. It's a tiny place so it might get difficult to get a table, the place is not suitable for bigger groups. We were lucky though and after checking the menu we got different kinds of hot chocolate, bagels...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Renee D
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Guiness hot chocolate ? Yes they have. This and much more! Cakes, Irish coffees, with different flavors.. really the place for sweet things! In the center the price is actually nice!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Isabel C
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HungryJessy
22 October 2018|
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Response from aecolley | Reviewed this property |
I asked the staff. They have non-dairy Cadbury's, dark chocolate, hot chocolate.
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Anne710
21 December 2015|
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Response from monette1971 | Reviewed this property |
Their Chez Emily chocolates are gluten free and they sometimes have gluten free cakes. I hope this helps.
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