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The Art of Coffee

Unit 1, Alto Vetro | Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 764 5740
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
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Unit 1, Alto Vetro | Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Small coffee shop in grand canal Quay area with a waterside location. Perfect in sunny days and blankets provided for rest of the year! Excellent coffee served by experienced and friendly staff. Good selection of sandwiches and cakes also.

Thank SJN587
Reviewed 20 October 2017

My first coffee in Dublin, and it was really good! A lot of choices, and they have almond and soy milk! You have a great choice of sweets, cakes... perfect to have breakfast or brunch.

Thank DeRguez
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Ate/Had Coffee here for 3 days and it was amazing each day. The food was freshly made and tasty. The spinach quiche and the scrambled egg and bacon on toast were highlights. I enjoyed their iced coffee and flat whites very much and the flavor...More

1  Thank randyc776
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered a cappuccino and a pastry. The coffee was hot and the milk was burned. I found it to be very hot and bitter over all. Perhaps it was just not for my palate. The pastry was dry and unenjoyable. While I enjoyed the...More

Thank Matty B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our second visit here. They certainly know how to make a coffee unlike some places in Dublin. The cakes are all covered and fresh. We will be back again tomorrow. Also a relaxing setting on the quay

Thank Marc D
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Lovely scones! And the cappuccinos are good as well. Appreciate the early morning opening time for a quick cup to start the day.

Thank Islandpalmtree
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Ordered my drink however this male attendant (tall blond with eastern European accent on 6th June at 8.52 am) didn't take the order correctly, so when I clarified my drink to the barista the attendant raised his voice saying I didn't have to scream at...More

Thank monlightsg
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

By the Grand Canal Basin, right on the water, this is a perfect coffee or light lunch venue. Eat delicious sandwiches and wraps. They have a prize winning Barista.Opposite the Lir Academy, Dublin's classical Drama school, so watch out for the swans on the canal...More

Thank Hilary N
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Really, there are so many great places to get great coffee in Dublin that to claim that this is the best coffee in Dublin is absurd. I was in the area this morning and had food there, and apart from the staff (which displayed the...More

Thank pad312016
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Small café overlooking Grand canal basin with great coffee and good selection of sandwiches, quiches and cakes. Small café with large outdoor area, Great coffee and friendly service.

Thank clarelor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 1, Alto Vetro | Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 764 5740
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