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Nook & Cranny

Opens in 16 min: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Best shop in town for an unusual present!

Love love love the stock in this sweet little shop! They have excellent taste! Always go in her for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Treescul
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Portlaoise, Ireland
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Advice at this doorstep

When I stepped into this unique store I was actually just browsing...having a peek and there and... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Noreen D
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Portlaoise, Ireland
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Come view our inspiring range of gifts and quality brands. Carefully sourced both in Ireland and overseas, you will find traditional childrens toys, games and puzzles, premium natural wax candles, stylish fashion accessories and design-led...more
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44 Main Street, Portlaoise, Ireland
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+353 57 868 2871
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love love love the stock in this sweet little shop! They have excellent taste! Always go in her for Christmas and Birthday presents!

Thank Treescul
Reviewed August 6, 2018

When I stepped into this unique store I was actually just browsing...having a peek and there and behold I found a present I wanted to give to my sister it was a lovely star made out of wood with the family in the centre and...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Love going into Nook and Cranny. Big fan of Rose and Alice soaps and the beautiful umbrellas. Always something new to look at, the owners work hard at keeping the place filled with lots of unique and beautiful gift ideas with a focus on Irish...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

A lovely store that stocks Irish artisan brands, unusual gifts and quirky stuff. To me it’s a cross between say.... Avoca and Urban outfitters.. Anyway - there’s something for everyone here. Customer service is superb. I look forward to returning soon 👍🏻

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Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

I live in the south of Ireland but whenever we go to Dublin, we make it our business to make a detour off the motorway to get something to eat at The Pantry (recommend it too) and call to Nook and Cranny to see what’s...More

Thank Mynahchic
Ladonna M, Owner at Nook & Cranny, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2017

Hi Mynahchic Your review is very much appreciated - thanks so much for making the detour to call into us when passing & we're thrilled you enjoy browsing our unique range of gifts.

Reviewed October 26, 2017

Based on trip advisor and internet, we made an out of the way visit to this insignificant little shop. Minimal selection and not much to see. Can’t believe this was listed as a stop recommendation.More

Thank jmhize
Ladonna M, Owner at Nook & Cranny, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Hi Jmhize We're genuinely very sorry to read the review you left but accept that this is your point of view. However, for the benefit of any other visitors to Ireland, curious enough to take a (5 minute trip off the M7 motorway) in order...More

Reviewed October 14, 2017

If it is a special gift, or somethong u usual, this is the place to go. Such a charming shop. I will definitely be back there again for the special gifts.

Thank EN10
Ladonna M, Owner at Nook & Cranny, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

Hello EN10 What a lovely review & thank you for considering Nook and Cranny for your special gift requirements.

Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Smells fabulous,looks great,a treasure trove of delights. A tad expensive but quality costs. Love that local produce is stocked.More

Thank Ann S
Ladonna M, Owner at Nook & Cranny, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

Hi Ann Thanks for your lovely review and we promise to keep delighting you with quality gift ideas. The 'fabulous smell' you identified when you were last with us refers to our gorgeous handcrafted soaps which are in fact made here in Laois. Hope to...More

Reviewed June 16, 2017

If you are looking for a gift that you cannot find anywhere else and that will really stand out, this is your place! I cannot name one particular item that stands out in my mind because each one is so different and wonderful. I do...More

Thank LaoisFoodie
Ladonna M, Owner at Nook & Cranny, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

Well now, your headline really made us smile! Thanks very much for such a kind review.

Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

This was such a super find totally unexpected but one of the best gift shops i've visited in ireland! Aptly called "nook and cranny" you wouldn't know what you would find! and the personal, non intrusive attention is second to none; the lady managed to...More

Thank Josie P
Ladonna M, Owner at Nook & Cranny, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

So pleased to receive such a kind review - thanks for calling in during your trip and we're thrilled you enjoyed your visit.

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