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Insomnia at Meadows & Byrne The Pavillion, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 202 0361
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Dublin, Ireland
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161 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Insomnia serves the best coffee in Dublin, visit Meadows and Byrnes Insomnia for a cofffee or hot chocolate after a brisk walk on Dun Laoghaire pier

Thank clarelor
Alexandria, VA
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1,543 reviews
785 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 506 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Appropriately named, Insomnia is the place to have a cup of good coffee throughout the Dublin area. Good baristas with a full range of options for coffee and tea. Pretty good snack menu as well. Choose one of the tables outside to take in the fresh ocean breeze and the beautiful harbor views.

Thank jeffl499
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I hate it the coffee and I'm a coffee person in general, I ordered a cake and it was tooooo sweet, which wasn't good for me either.

Thank MarwaSalah
Dublin, Ireland
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106 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great little place to use for a quick chat and a cuppa when doing some shopping in the adjacent shops. As it is located in Meadows & Byrne, two birds can be killed with the same stone. (No animals were hurt during the visit!)

Thank Liam B
Dublin, Ireland
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Insomnia is brilliant. For caffeine-addicts like me, suffering from the urge to feel the kick of the black gold, insomnia makes it affordable. Their deal with any hot beverage any size and a rocky road is absolutely stupendous. I love it. However, the staff can be condescending, and can be easily frustrated. But, I would recommend this place! -Johnny

Thank Johnny M
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Very reasonably priced coffe chain outlet. Highly recommended. Don't miss this or any of the other outlets around the country for the best coffee in the country!

Thank harryjames1
Dublin, Ireland
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

Dun Laoghaire is full of coffee shops..at this current time 24..the position of this one allows you to get a quick coffee before you have a fortifying walk along the pier.

Thank TracyJaneMerry
Bristol, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Excellent coffee. Fist tried this brand in Howth. Lovely Latte and perfect temparature too. Small cafe in Meadows, so you may need to wait for a table. Lovely friendly staff.

Thank Botica1526
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43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Delicious coffee and desserts, excellent service and causy place. Insomnia Cafes are scattered all around.

Thank Osama E
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Loved the coffee, good location, books on the shelves, cake slices a little on the small side. great place to shelter from the rain and as a pit stop after a walk around the Harbour.

Thank Rachel K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Insomnia at Meadows & Byrne The Pavillion, Dublin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 202 0361

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