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Shoe Lane Coffee

7 Tara Street | Dublin 2, Dublin D02 Y662, Ireland
+353 1 677 9471
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7 Tara Street | Dublin 2, Dublin D02 Y662, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Dublin and searching for a cup of coffee and a scone to start my day. Closest they could get to “cup of coffee” was an Americano. No irony. The scone was amazing. The coffee grew more bitter as I reached the bottom of cup....More

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

This place suits everyone! It's cosy, has a lovely wooden interior, and the staff are super friendly! They serve Full Circle coffee, which provides great and reliable flavours 🤙🏼 on top of this they really care about the environment, which is a big plus 🙌🏻...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the most gorgeous coffee shop I have been to in a while. Not only are the coffees and fresh bakes AMAZING but the staff are so incredibly friendly...I came across it on instagram and decided to check it out when I was in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

I visited Shoe Lane on a trip to Dublin from Sydney, and it was easily my favourite cafe from my time there. Great music, the staff were super friendly and attentive, and I just loved the vibe of the place. The coffee was so good-...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roneill91
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing coffee, lovely decor and the nicest staff who always seem to remember my order! This place is a must for coffee lovers :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Trail59751549655
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

I had been drooling over ShoeLane’s insta stories of their donut Thursday and finally made it in - safe to say it was well worth it. Coffee is incredible and staff are so friendly xx I could sit here all day watching the world go...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LisaH1158
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This is without a doubt the loveliest coffee shop in Dublin. The place, the staff, the vibe, the tunes and the coffee are the best. I love that they now have in-house cups as well as keep cups. Whether I want a bold treat or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank eve w
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Best coffee shop in Dublin staff are superb coffee is amazing tunes are decent a real gem in the city centre.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Went there with a firend just for coffee. Had to wait good few minutes before we got ours,so expected a good ones. Served in clear cups, passed straight to our hands, no plates (not a big deal,but felt strange). If I didn`t remember that I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sam197503
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

What a great coffee shop. The Cappuccino awesome, the almond croissant yummie and fresh OJ. And the team absolutely friendly. Keep it up!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dirkvonkries
Jaybird L, Owner at Shoe Lane Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hi dirkvonkries, I just wanted to respond and say thank you so much for your lovely review. It means the world to us that you enjoyed our shop. Hope to see you in again soon! All the best!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 7
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Tara Street | Dublin 2, Dublin D02 Y662, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 677 9471
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Shoe Lane Coffee is a new artisan coffee shop which launched beside Tara street station in the Summer of 2016. Our aim is to serve beautiful single-origin coffee in a relaxed, music-oriented atmosphere where genuine service is key! We also have stunning fresh-baked pastries every day and some healthy snack options too.
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