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BitterSweet Cafe

Dublin 2 - Lord Edward Street - Castlegate - Unit 3, Dublin, Ireland
+353 87 737 1690
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
Cafe, European
Dublin 2 - Lord Edward Street - Castlegate - Unit 3, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I normally wouldn't review a cafe but I had to say a kind word about the staff here. They were so welcoming as our first stop when getting into town. And, two huge thumbs up, they actually had almond milk. I found most places in...More

Thank TJC1115
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in on a Monday before we headed to O'Connell street. It is a small quaint place. We had the full Irish Breakfast. It was lovely. Staff was very nice as well.

Thank AmyAndJimny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff was very friendly, service was great, and the tea was the best I have had in years. Oh, and free wifi, just ask for the password.

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had breakfast here lately. I was a little worse for the wear but the staff were very pleasant and friendly and made it a very nice visit. The porridge is lovely and creamy and the food and coffee in general is some of the...More

Thank flightoffancy83
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Found this gem after being unable to check into our hotel at that time. The employees are GREAT, very friendly, and this cafe has amazing food. During our stay in Dublin we stopped here every morning and the employees got to know us. Wonderful cafe!

Thank Shelley H
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great choice of freshly prepared food and home-baked cakes, croissants, etc. The roasted vegetable panini was great with a pot of tea, better than I had eaten at chain cafes over the same weekend. Took a muffin away which was also good. Would recommend and...More

Thank jimmydurham16
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This place is terrific! Their homemade pastries look AND taste incredible, and their omelettes are super fresh with ingredients and a nice portion. The service staff is super friendly and helpful, and the ambiance is lovely. I want to come here every morning for breakfast!...More

Thank Zachary T
Reviewed 30 March 2017

It's a good cafe, but it's small, there isn't much seats... The food is good too! You should eat the "Irish breakfast"!

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent value and amazing staff. Love this spot. Cosy and friendly. Always fresh and home made. Huge choice of tea and coffee

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This place needs more space. Their food is delicious if not ample in quantity, but they only have a few tables. It is worth taking something to go, however. One note, the scrambled eggs are not scrambled in the traditional way but appear to be...More

Thank Linda B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dublin 2 - Lord Edward Street - Castlegate - Unit 3, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 87 737 1690
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