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Hansel and Gretel Bakery & Patisserie

#14 of 29 Bakeries in Dublin
#666 of 2,218 Places to Eat in Dublin
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20 Clare Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 554 7292
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Boston
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This patisserie is amazing. Pastries and bread are to die for...almost as good as being in France. They have a huge selection of Viennoiserie as well as amazing breads of all flavours

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Thank Boston2311
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I was wandering the streets of Dublin, looking for the next interesting store to visit, when I walked past this cute bakery. I immediately turned around and went inside. I ordered a mocha, and multi-berry tart to save for later. BEST coffee I've had since my 9 month stay in Europe. The tart was also easily one of the best... More 

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Thank akietzerow
Dublin, Ireland
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A really nice fresh croissant with a white hot chocolate . Delicious but the extra charge of 15c for my debit card use loses a mark and tarnished the visit

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Thank eamonnm154
Cordoba, Spain
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I contract all around Europe and love to find little places which are warm and friendly and well this is one of the best I have been too. I go back a couple of times everyday and can not wait to return back to Dublin so I can go here for a Coffee and a Fruit Scone. Great Value all... More 

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Thank Andy R
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I have visited Hansel and Gretel bakery quite a few times. I especially enjoy their freshly baked breads, muffins, scones, and other items. I haven't had a bad experience with the baked goods yet. The only compliant I have is that it's a little pricey so I don't really visit as often as I would like. Also there is not... More 

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Thank Vimmi K
Anzio, Italy
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Came here for an apple pie, and for 4.5 € you get a delicious and big one. Staff is nice and I will try their coffee next time, smell was great.

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Thank Alessandro C
Monterey
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81 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Hansel and Gretel Bakery is heaven! I found myself going in every day as I passed walking back to my hotel from City Centre. The almond-jam cake is perfect for tea time, but it is the chocolate covered shortbread-caramel cookie that is the best. I always had scones and croissants and you can ask for butter and jam to go.... More 

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Thank Packed_10
Ontario, Canada
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I like to start my day with croissants, and a baguette, so was delighted to find one a mere 10 minutes walk from the flat we had rented near Merrion square. The croissants are not quite up to French standards but are nonetheless excellent and I found myself many times at the door at 8 am when they opened. The... More 

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Thank AlbertKatz
Dublin, Ireland
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480 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This place is conveniently located near my office, and if there is a special occassion - this is the spot! I have gotten cakes here a couple of times for various celebrations and they are always delish. Moist, fresh and tasty - the perfect cake! This place has lots of choice and it all looks amazing. Well worth a visit... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Popped in here for something 'to go'. Very cute shop, lots of choice and very generous sizes. I got an almond croissant (which was the biggest I've ever had!), which was like a bakewell tart hybrid and absolutely delicious! Busy but fast service and reasonably priced too. If ever in the area again, I will definitely be back.

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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Clare Street, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 554 7292
Description
Artisan bakery serving handmade croissants, french style pastrys and tarts and continental style breads.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?